Chicago Images Circa 1942

Locomotives lined up for coal, sand and water at the coaling station in the 40th Street yard of the C & NW RR., Chicago, Ill. 1942 Dec.

General view of part of the South Water Street Illinois Central Railroad freight terminal, Chicago, Ill. 1943 April

Two employees at the roundhouse at Proviso yard, C & NW RR., Chicago, Ill. 1942 Dec.

General view of part of the South Water street Illinois Central Railroad freight terminal, Chicago, Ill. 1943 April

Melrose Park (near Chicago), Ill, C&NWRR. William London has been a railroad worker 25 years - now working at the roundhouse at the Proviso yards 1942 Dec.

All images from: The Library of Congress’ photostream / Tags / chicago

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