Blocker College Photograph Collection

 

Creator

Fred A. Blocker

Description

This is a black and white photo of a train as it is seen from the front window of a car. The foreground of the photo is composed of the car's steering wheel with a hand on it, the car's dashboard, and the front windshield and its surrounding structure. There is a train going by in the middle ground, and it is composed of at least five cars, including the engine. There is a large open field of tall grass in the background on the other side of the train.

Subjects

Railroads ; Railroad cars

Keywords

Train, Power lines, Rural, Countryside

Date

1940

Time Period

1940-1949

Object Type

image

Geographic Location

Starkville (Miss.)

Format (Digital)

JPEG

Digital ID

File_No_8_235.jpg

Format (original)

photonegative

Physical ID

File_No_8_235

Related Materials

Blocker Photograph Collection

Source

Mississippi State University Libraries, University Archives, Fred A. Blocker College Photo Collection.

Repository

University Archives

Digital Publisher

Mississippi State University Libraries (electronic version).

Rights

Copyright protected by Mississippi State University Libraries. Use of materials from this collection beyond the exceptions provided for in the Fair Use and Educational Use clauses of the U.S. Copyright Law may violate federal law. Permission to publish or reproduce is required.

Contact Information

For more information about the contents of this collection, email sp_coll@library.msstate.edu.

Digital Collection Title

Fred A. Blocker College Photo Collection

Keywords

Train, Power lines, Rural, Countryside

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