J. G. Brill Company order 22717 photograph negatives, 1928

An acetate negative from the Philadelphia-based J.G. Brill Company. They manufactured interurban rail-cars, trolleys, and buses and photographed finished and unfinished products for clients and company records.

The negatives depict 1-#55 Passenger and Baggage Gas Rail bodies built for A...

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Main Author: The J. G. Brill Company (Creator)
Collection:The J. G. Brill Company records (#1556)
Date:1928
Dimensions:12.7 x 10.2 cm
Box Number:Box 11401-11500
Format: Electronic
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Copyright:Please contact Historical Society of Pennsylvania Rights and Reproductions (rnr@hsp.org)
Online Access:https://digitallibrary.hsp.org/index.php/Detail/objects/13204
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Summary: An acetate negative from the Philadelphia-based J.G. Brill Company. They manufactured interurban rail-cars, trolleys, and buses and photographed finished and unfinished products for clients and company records.

The negatives depict 1-#55 Passenger and Baggage Gas Rail bodies built for American Car & Foundry Company for Uruguayan State Railways. The order was recieved 1928-08-15 and shipped 1928-11-30.

11374: Side view of frame.
11426: Interior view of baggage area, looking towards front. Shows driver's seat on the left side of the print, and a wooden, longitudinal bench on the right.
11427: Interior view of baggage area, looking towards rear. Shows heater in right corner. Door to passenger compartment is open, and seating is visible.
11428: Interior view of car, looking towards front. Shows eight rows of leather-upholstered transverse seating. Door to baggage area is open.
11429: Close-up, front view of car.