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Flatbed Rail Car Loaded with MEC&MC Crane Parts | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society

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Flatbed Rail Car Loaded with MEC&MC Crane Parts

Flatbed Rail Car Loaded with MEC&MC Crane Parts | Photograph | Wisconsin Historical Society
A flatbed rail car, possibly on the packing floor at the Milwaukee Electric Crane Co., loaded with trolleys, motors, cases, and other parts needed to assemble various Milwaukee Electric Crane & Manufacturing Company cranes. The sign on the crane reads "Milwaukee Electric Crane & Mfg. Co., Incorporated, Milwaukee, Wis." and "Stone & Webster, Incorporated, Engineers-Builders, Boston, New York, Chicago, San Francisco." The freight car is from the C.&N.W. Railway.
DESCRIPTION
A flatbed rail car, possibly on the packing floor at the Milwaukee Electric Crane Co., loaded with trolleys, motors, cases, and other parts needed to assemble various Milwaukee Electric Crane & Manufacturing Company cranes. The sign on the crane reads "Milwaukee Electric Crane & Mfg. Co., Incorporated, Milwaukee, Wis." and "Stone & Webster, Incorporated, Engineers-Builders, Boston, New York, Chicago, San Francisco." The freight car is from the C.&N.W. Railway.
RECORD DETAILS
Image ID:61537
Creation Date:
Creator Name:Unknown
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Collection Name:Harnischfeger Corporation : Photographs and negatives, circa 1890-circa 1970
Genre:Photograph
Original Format Type:negative, original
Original Format Number:PH 6015.370
Original Dimensions:10 x 8 inches
SUBJECTS
Ceilings
Skylights
Factories
Cranes, derricks, etc.
Industrial buildings
Indoor photography
Railroad cars
Railroad tracks

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