Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Train to Purdue game

image number:

P0029885

description:

This image appears on page 121 of the 1931 Arbutus yearbook. The caption reads, in full: "...they manned the victory train...". There are two more images on that page showing other parts of the train.

This photo was taken showing the train at the west end of the old Graham Ford dealership which is today (2016) the Bloomington Convention Center.

date taken:

1930 November 22

corporate name:

Monon Route

event name:

Purdue

topic:

Railroad locomotives

topic:

Football

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

subseries:

Football

folder:

1930 Train