|Title||Northern Pacific Railway bridge crew completing Stuck River Bridge, Auburn, ca. 1907 |
|Date||ca. 1907 |
|Caption||Large crew of Bridge gang at Stuck River Bridge. Plaque on bridge reads "American Bridge Co of New York USA 1905."|
This wide bridge was constructed when Northern Pacific Railway changed from single to double track operation, circa 1907.
|Notes||In 1970 the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company, the Great Northern Railway Company, the Pacific Coast Railroad Company, and the Northern Pacific Railway Company merged under the name Burlington Northern, Inc. [Note from the Library of Congress Name Authority File.]|
Handwritten on verso: Stuck Riv., Auburn Wa.
Northern Pacific Railway Company also known as Northern Pacific Railroad Co. [Note from the Library of Congress Name Authority File.]
Acronyms for Northern Pacific Railway: NP, NPRR, N.P.R.R., NPRY, N.P.R.Y., NPR, N.P.R. [Cataloger's note.]
Source of caption information: handwritten notes on verso and White River Valley Museum staff.
White River Valley Museum has the original glass plate negative and a 6 1/2 x 8 1/2 negative on file.
|Subjects||Railroad employees--Washington (State)--Auburn|
Railroad bridges--Washington (State)--Auburn
Railroad tracks--Washington (State)--Auburn
Northern Pacific Railway Company--Facilities--Washington (State)--Auburn
Northern Pacific Railway Company--People--Washington (State)--Auburn
|Classification||Auburn, WA/Transportation/Railroads |
|Personal Names||Unidentified |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Auburn |
|Digital Collection||White River Valley Museum Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||65 |
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|Repository||White River Valley Museum (Auburn) |
|Physical Description||1 photographic print: b&w; 8 x 10 in. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||A photographic print was scanned as a 3000 pixel TIFF image in 24-bit RGB color or 8-bit grayscale, resized to 640 or 600 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop 6.0 and its JPEG quality measurement 3. |