|Title||Northern Pacific Railway's Tacoma connection with North Coast Limited, East Auburn, ca. 1954 |
|Photographer||Farrow, Albert E. |
|Date||ca. 1954 |
|Caption||Tacoma Connection or "Stub" train sits on Transfer Track pointed toward Auburn/Tacoma. The North Coast Limited sits on main track headed east.|
The Tacoma train has brought passengers, mail and baggage from Tacoma to East Auburn where all will transfer to the NCL.
|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.]|
On train in image: North Coast Limited.
Handwritten on verso: East Auburn Depot, c.1953. New equipment on North Coast Limited, contrasts with steam power on connecting local from Tacoma.
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.]
Photographer name supplied by White River Valley Museum.
Source of caption information: handwritten notes on verso and White River Valley Museum staff.
|Subjects||Railroad locomotives--Washington (State)--Auburn|
Railroad tracks--Washington (State)--Auburn
Railroad stations--Washington (State)--Auburn
Northern Pacific Railway Company--Equipment & supplies--Washington (State)--Auburn
Northern Pacific Railway Company--Facilities--Washington (State)--Auburn
|Classification||Auburn, WA/Transportation/Railroads/Farrow Coll. |
|Places||United States--Washington (State)--Auburn |
|Digital Collection||White River Valley Museum Photograph Collection |
|Image Number||94 |
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|Repository||White River Valley Museum (Auburn) |
|Repository Collection||Farrow Collection |
|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. |