Harvey County Historical Museum Photographs
 

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Identifier

2009100380

Approximate Date

1-1-1920

Description

Burrton. 1920. An Arkansas Valley Interurban (AVI) railway car is visible on the tracks in the distance center right in the photo. Also visible in photo are dirt roads and numerous electric-line poles. In the far left background are grain elevators and other business buildings. Typed label on back of photo reads: "This photograph made by me Feb. 2, 1920 between 3:30 and 4:15 P. M. at the Arkansas Valley Interurban Ry. crossing at Main Street, Burrton. Looking east from about the center of Main St. 56 ft. south of the center of the Interurban track showing Interurban Car on track 365 ft. East of the center of Main St. Homer T. Harden. Photographer."

Physical Description

8" x 10"

Subject

Railroad accidents, Railroad cars, People, Fires, Smoke, Burrton (Kan.), Harvey County (Kan.)

Rights

© Harvey County Historical Museum. All rights reserved. May not be reproduced without permission. To request permission, contact info@hchm.org. Please credit Harvey County Historical Museum as your source.

Publisher

Access provided by Forsyth Digital Collections

Collection

Harvey County Towns and Rural Areas, Photo Box 19 A Burrton

Comments

For questions contact ScholarsRepository@fhsu.edu

Language

eng

Keywords

Railroad accidents, Railroad cars, People, Fires, Smoke, Burrton (Kan.), Harvey County (Kan.)

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