Re: ACL Images - Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Library


Scott Pitzer
 

If the first one is available in a large (clear) format, it would seem to qualify for several of Shorpy.com's gallery categories including "Cars and Trucks," "Railroads," and "Factories" (and maybe "Pretty Girls" too.)
Scott Pitzer

--- In STMFC@yahoogroups.com, "Bob C" <thecitrusbelt@...> wrote:

I found these photos on the Tampa-Hillsborough County Public Library's Burgert Brothers Photographic Archives.

Bob Chaparro
Hemet, CA
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Here is an ACL single sheathed box car in front of the Celo Company of America warehouse. The image commemorates the first freight car shipment of Celo soft drink. Tampa, FL. May 7, 1930.

http://digital.hcplc.org/burgert/archive06/5510.jpg

Additional ACL cars.

http://digital.hcplc.org/burgert/archive09/8591.jpg

Can anyone identify the car on the left in the second photo?

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