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Nickel Plate Piggyback Trailers (editor's title)

Three Nickel Plate officials pose with new piggyback trailers
Three Nickel Plate officials pose with new piggyback trailers at the Fruehauf Trailer Plant in Avon Lake, Ohio, in March 1958 or 1959.
Source Gift of James M. Semon
Coverage Spatial, Avon Lake, Ohio; Temporal, 1958-59
Rights Center for Railroad Photography & Art
Resource Type
Depicted Railroad
Location Avon Lake, Ohio
Creator Description Willis A. McCaleb (1919-96) was the last company photograher for the Nickel Plate, working from 1950 to 1964. When the railroad was sold to the Norfolk & Western, he continued for another five years before retiring. After service in the Army in World War II, he worked as a photographer for the Chesapeake & Ohio for six years. His photos are in books edited by James M. Semon and Bruce K. Dicken.
Collection James M. Semon Collection
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