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Leaving Houston on the Sunbeam (editor's title)

Leaving Houston on the Sunbeam
A group of women poses under the train shed on the back platform of the Sunbeam that traveled between Houston and Dallas-Fort Worth. Members of the crew, including an African American, stand on the ground. The car, no. 386, is a lounge-observation car. A station building is in the background. The Sunbeam began operation in September 1925.
Source Lake Forest College
Coverage Spatial, Houston; Temporal, c. 1925
Rights Lake Forest College
Date Created c1925
Creator
Resource Type
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Classification
Extent Not available
Depicted Railroad
Location Houston, Texas
Depicted Occupation
Image Type Group portrait on passenger train
Equipment, Locomotive Smoker-Observation: T&NO 386, SP Class 72-O.
Builder, locomotive Lot 3144 (Pullman Plan 2031-C), built in December 1904.
Collection Arthur Dubin Collecion
Institution
Image ID Dubin.I.30.3
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