Photo of the Chicago and Eastern Illinois Railroad #1

Title

Photo of the Chicago and Eastern Illinois Railroad #1

Subject

Sidney (Ill.)
Glass Negatives
Photography -- Negatives
Country Life
Rural Conditions

Description

Cut for the C&EI railroad. What is special
about this photograph is the photographer has etched his name in the emulsion on the back of the
plate. If you look in the upper right corner you can see the mirror image of ‘J.J. Fisher [space] Sidney.’

Source

Everett C. Block Collection, 1902-2000, bulk 1902-1910, Champaign County Historical Archives at The Urbana Free Library

Publisher

Everett C. Block

Date

Undated

Rights

All images are provided for personal and educational use. Users planning to reproduce/publish images in books, articles, exhibits, videos, electronic transmission or other media must request permission by emailing archives@urbanafree.org.

Format

Photograph

Files

13_X3_Railroad.jpg
jj fisher.jpg

Citation

“Photo of the Chicago and Eastern Illinois Railroad #1,” Champaign County Historical Archives, accessed August 12, 2022, https://urbanafree.omeka.net/items/show/338.

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