Locomotive #1085, 1916
black-and -white negativePHOTOGRAPHS - GLASS NEGATIVES
Rosenfeld and Sons
emulsion on glass; copy negative
8 x 10 x 0 in.
8x10 glass plate copy negative photographed by Rosenfeld and Sons, October 4, 1916, of locomotive engine #1085. View of the locomotive slightly off-centered to the left of the negative with the engineer in the cab window and 2 men on the ground standing next to one of the engine's metal wheels examining something. Another railway man is to the right of the engine using a "siding telephone" to make a call most likely to the station ahead. In the background in a metal bridge crossing over the back of the train. Handwritten info. from negative sleeve: "4702 / 10/4/16 / [Box]371-1 / W. E. Co. / Box 374 / Copy / Locomotive." CREDIT LINE: Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection.
Mystic Seaport, Rosenfeld Collection