J. G. Brill Company order 22922 work progress negatives, 1931

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.
These work progress negatives depict a 5-Model 55 Special Passenger and Baggage Ga...

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Main Author: The J. G. Brill Company (Creator)
Collection:The J. G. Brill Company records (#1556)
Alternate Date:1931
Dimensions:12.7 x 10.2 cm
Box Number:Box 12301-12400
Format: Electronic
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Online Access:https://digitallibrary.hsp.org/index.php/Detail/objects/13209
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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.
These work progress negatives depict a 5-Model 55 Special Passenger and Baggage Gas Rail Body, built for the American Car & Foundry Export Co. for Uruguayan State Railways. Order was received 1931-03-09 and shipped on 1931-07-09.
12377: Side view of frame.
12382: Interior view of car, looking towards front.  Shows two passenger compartments.  In the compartment closest to the camera, there are two facing rows of leather-upholstered transverse bucket seats.  In the passenger compartment farthest from the camera five rows of leather-upholstered transverse seats are visible.  The door the baggage area is open.
12383: Interior view of baggage area, looking towards front. Shows driver's seat and controls on the left side of the print, and a wooden longitudinal bench on the right.