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Officials Inaugurating the Empire State Express (editor's title)

Inauguration of the Empire State Express
Publicity photo showing Edward Gowen Budd, founder of the Budd Company, and Herbert Lehman, Governor of New York (and later senator) inaugurating the Empire State Express in Grand Central Terminal on December 7, 1941. Within an hour of when this photo was taken, Pearl Harbor was attacked by the Japanese.
Source Lake Forest College Library Special Collections
Coverage Spatial, New York City; Temporal, December 7, 1941
Rights Lake Forest College
Date Created 1941-12-07
Resource Type
Extent Not available
Depicted Railroad
Location Grand Central Terminal
Collection Arthur Dubin
Train Name Empire State Express
Image ID Dubin.I.28.7
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