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Photo: White Star Tank Cars (Undated)


Bob Chaparro
 

Photo: White Star Tank Cars (Undated)

A photo from the Detroit Public Library:

https://digitalcollections.detroitpubliclibrary.org/islandora/object/islandora%3A168060

Click and hold to enlarge photo.

Caption:

View of cylindrical freight cars on railroad tracks behind chain link fence in front of unidentified refinery. Sign on cars: "Staroline gasoline is better; White Star Refining Co. quality products." Railroad tracks in foreground; factory smokestacks and storage tanks in background. Stamped on back: "Manning Bros., commercial photographers, 504-505 Lincoln building, corner State and Park Sts., Detroit, Mich."

More White Star tank cars:

https://digitalcollections.detroitpubliclibrary.org/islandora/object/islandora%3A168054

https://digitalcollections.detroitpubliclibrary.org/islandora/object/islandora%3A168687

And WSRX 110:

https://digitalcollections.detroitpubliclibrary.org/islandora/object/islandora%3A168398

Bob Chaparro

Hemet, CA