California State University, Chico > John Nopel Photograph Collection > Ballast Pit

Image / Ballast Pit

Have a question about this item?

Item Information. View source record on contributor's website.

Title
Ballast Pit
Contributor
Nopel, John
Date Created and/or Issued
March 18, 1922
Publication Information
Meriam Library. California State University, Chico
Contributing Institution
California State University, Chico
Collection
John Nopel Photograph Collection
Rights Information
Use of digital images found on this website is permitted for private or personal use only. This material may be protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S. Code).
To request permission for reuse of this image select this link to our web request form: https://library.csuchico.edu/special-collections/license
Description
Ballast pit at South Fork Mar 18, 1922. Huthchinson Lumber Co. R. R. W. A. Bechtel contractor.
In 1920 the Hutchinson Lumber Company purchased large tracts of timber in Butte and Plumas counties in California and began building railroad lines, sawmills, a planning mill and dry kilns.
Type
Image
Format
150x197mm
Silver gelatin DOP
Identifier
sc51943
http://archives.csuchico.edu/cdm/ref/collection/coll10/id/1443
Subject
Hutchinson Lumber Company (Oroville, Calif.)
Railroad engineering
Railroad locomotives
Logging
Place
Feather River Canyon (Calif.)
Source
sc51943.tif
Relation
Hard Drive
2012-044
Original not owned
John Nopel Photograph Collection

Explore related content on Calisphere: