C & NW yard 1943, color

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kaiserworks
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C & NW yard 1943, color

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Switchman throwing a switch at Chicago and Northwest Railway Company's Proviso yard. Chicago, Illinois, April 1943. Reproduction from color slide. Photo by Jack Delano. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress

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from website:
http://extras.denverpost.com/archive/captured.html

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Re: C & NW yard 1943, color

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Thanks for posting that link, I really enjoyed looking at all those pictures. Some great references in there for model railroad structures.
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