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Workers move boulders into train cars at the Ruben Collins farm

MS028.04.012.019 (RS170970)

Description

A black and white view of workmen as they load up a train car with boulders from alongside the railroad tracks. The image shows other workers and steam-powered equipment in the distance. The image also shows two men surveying the whole scene.

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Details

Collection Name
Nina Heald Webber Cape Cod Canal collection
Collection Code
MS028
Dates
1913
Date of Acquisition
2012
Physical Description
1 black and white photograph; 9 x 7.25 inches
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
GUSN
290720
Reference Code
MS028.04.012.019

Record details

Descriptive Terms
canals
construction workers
railroads
spectators (event observers)
steam engines (engines)
trains (vehicle groupings)
workers
Material Type
photographs
Places
Cape Cod Canal (Massachusetts) [canal]
Bournedale (Bourne, Barnstable county, Massachusetts) [neighborhood]

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