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Coaling-stations

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

David H. Cope photographs

 Collection
Accession: 2001-242
Abstract:

David Harrison Cope (1913-2001) held a lifelong interest in railroads and, in particular, steam locomotives. He began collecting photographs at an early age. This collection primarily consists of black and white photographs and negatives of steam locomotives from a variety of railroads, but it includes some other rolling stock, station photos, related railroad items such as coaling stations and some street railroads, interurbans, and trolley images.

Dates: 1890-1988

Locomotive Coaling Stations, Link-Belt Co. booklet of cyanotype photographs

 Collection
Accession: 1982-301
Abstract:

The Link-Belt Company was founded by William Dana Ewart (1851-1908), who had invented the detachable link-belt in 1874. The flexible metal belt provided a superior system of power transmission and was first used widely in farm machinery. This item is a booklet of cyanotype photographs of locomotive coaling stations designed, erected, and equipped by the Link-Belt Engineering Company.

Dates: circa 1894