Fixing a Canadian Northern Railway Bridge

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Database ID36342
InstitutionSaskatoon Public Library Local History Room
Fonds/CollectionGeneral Photographs Collection
File/Item ReferenceTrain Derailments (2), PH-91-210 (Subject Collection)
Scope and contentA monotone postcard showing a Canadian Northern Railway crane car fixing a collapsed bridge. Possibly the bridge which collapsed in Saskatoon in 1912. Reverse side of postcard has been marked "Baltimore" however, so possibly from that city in the United States. Location and date uncertain.
Physical description/extent1 postcard; 9 x 14 cm
Date produced[1913?]
Date Range(s)1910-1919
PublisherSaskatoon Drug & Stationery Co.
Copyright holderPublic domain
SubjectsTransportation -- Train
Disasters -- Wrecks
Buildings and Architecture -- Bridges
Language of cardEnglish
Postcard styledivided back
Postcard mediareal photograph
Place - imageSaskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
Place - destinationBaltimore, Maryland, United States of America
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