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This black and white photographic postcard depicts a train stuck on the tracks due to snow. Six men are in front of the train with shovels to clear the tracks. Snow piled up on each side of the tracks is higher the standing men. Men stand on the snow on the right and left side of the tracks with snow shovels. Three men stand on the rail car viewing the progress. Written text is on the left side of the card.
4"x 5" photographic postcard
Colby (Kan.), Thomas County (Kan.), Rail cars, Steam locomotives, Trains, Snow, Railroad tracks
This item is in the public domain
Digitized by Forsyth Digital Collections
"Postcard: Colby, Kansas Blockade Feb. 25 to March 19,1912" (1912). Tim Johnson Postcard Collection. 1289.
Colby, Kans. Blockade, Feb. 25 to Mch.19.1912.