Unbuilding A Railroad
Since the Chicago Great Western Railroad has been taken over by the Chicago and North Western, the Great Western yards are now being stripped of rails and ties. A crew of seven college students and regular employes [sic] started to dismantle the east yards this week. Tim Gilmore of 713 Mill St., right, operates a hydraulic spike puller while the other boys use hand bars under the supervision of Ray E. Lohmeier, maintenance supervisor.
Daily Nonpareil June 8, 1969
Council Bluffs Daily Nonpareil Archives
Black and white photograph
Council Bluffs, Iowa
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Photo by Jack Kennedy
14.5 x 12.5 cm