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General view of construction train in rear hauling ties and rail. Seats in buckboard, John Grant, time keeper. Standing, Donald Grant, contractor, J.H. Benson, supt., Mr. Cox, paymaster, the camp doctor and a visiting Indian.

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Title
General view of construction train in rear hauling ties and rail. Seats in buckboard, John Grant, time keeper. Standing, Donald Grant, contractor, J.H. Benson, supt., Mr. Cox, paymaster, the camp doctor and a visiting Indian.
Collection

Early Western prints and photographs [1790-1887]

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1790 - 1887
Publisher: S.l. : s.n., c1932
Library locations
Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy
Shelf locator: IW+ (Early) (Early Western photographs)
Topics
West (U.S.)
Westward movement -- Pictorial works
Indians of North America -- Pictorial works
Railroad construction & maintenance
Railroad construction workers
Genres
Photographs
Physical Description
Stats (copies)
Extent: Photograph b 15.7 x 23.6 cm
Type of Resource
Still image
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13104934
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b8603d90-004d-0130-9ea0-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1790: Created (Approximate)
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

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Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. "General view of construction train in rear hauling ties and rail. Seats in buckboard, John Grant, time keeper. Standing, Donald Grant, contractor, J.H. Benson, supt., Mr. Cox, paymaster, the camp doctor and a visiting Indian." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1790 - 1887. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a4428fc7-5703-e1a8-e040-e00a180603e2

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Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. "General view of construction train in rear hauling ties and rail. Seats in buckboard, John Grant, time keeper. Standing, Donald Grant, contractor, J.H. Benson, supt., Mr. Cox, paymaster, the camp doctor and a visiting Indian." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed December 6, 2020. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a4428fc7-5703-e1a8-e040-e00a180603e2

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Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy, The New York Public Library. (1790 - 1887). General view of construction train in rear hauling ties and rail. Seats in buckboard, John Grant, time keeper. Standing, Donald Grant, contractor, J.H. Benson, supt., Mr. Cox, paymaster, the camp doctor and a visiting Indian. Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a4428fc7-5703-e1a8-e040-e00a180603e2

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a4428fc7-5703-e1a8-e040-e00a180603e2 | title= (still image) General view of construction train in rear hauling ties and rail. Seats in buckboard, John Grant, time keeper. Standing, Donald Grant, contractor, J.H. Benson, supt., Mr. Cox, paymaster, the camp doctor and a visiting Indian., (1790 - 1887)|author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=December 6, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

General view of construction train in rear hauling ties and rail. Seats in buckboard, John Grant, time keeper. Standing, Donald Grant, contractor, J.H. Benson, supt., Mr. Cox, paymaster, the camp doctor and a visiting Indian.