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Call Number/Catalog Number KC2639B.PH.AG.M.B.
Title Train Wreck At B & O Railroad Station
Collection Kiplinger Washington Collection
Creator (Artist/Photographer/Author) Meek, James W.
Description Shows Train Cars Buried Under Collapsed Roof of Station, On Capitol Hill. One Page From Meek Photo Album, No. A Is State, War, And Navy Building And No. B Is Wreck At B & O Rr Station. Copy Negative Made 1990.
Inscription: "WRECK ON B & O RR AT WASHINGTON, D.C."
Date 1887
Classification Railroad stations
Accidents
Wrecks
Railroad passenger cars
Pedestrians
Search Terms Baltimore and Ohio (B&O) Railroad Station
Neighborhood Capitol Hill
Quadrant NW
Street Number 0
Street Name New Jersey Avenue
Street Name (Cross Street) C Street
Early date 1887
Object Name Print, Photographic
Medium Photographic Paper
Print size 4.0" x 7.5"