Re: Photo: Freight Cars In A Chicago Yard (1941)
Steve and Barb Hile
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Apparently a 35 mm negative, from the perforations along the edge. Still, downloading a bigger scan is helpful. Lots of fun variety visible. I like the Q car with the slogan on the car side instead of the door. There is a Rock Island USRA rebuild in the long row of boxcars, too.
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Photo: Freight Cars In A Chicago Yard (1941)
Photo from the Library of Congress:
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The paired tracks and spacing between them leads me to conclude these tracks go to a team track area.
Just a guess. Alternative explanations?