Detroit, Toledo & Ironton Railroad Train in Ironton, Ohio, 1923

Summary

Sometimes the only right-of-way available to a railroad was a public street. The Detroit, Toledo & Ironton Railroad entered Ironton on Railroad Street, and then ran down the center of the street to the bank of the Ohio River. The railroad track is seen running along Railroad Street's median in this photograph.

Sometimes the only right-of-way available to a railroad was a public street. The Detroit, Toledo & Ironton Railroad entered Ironton on Railroad Street, and then ran down the center of the street to the bank of the Ohio River. The railroad track is seen running along Railroad Street's median in this photograph.

Artifact

Photographic print

Subject Date

26 December 1923

 On Exhibit

By Request in the Benson Ford Research Center

Object ID

84.1.1660.P.833.36365

Credit

From the Collections of The Henry Ford. Gift of Ford Motor Company.

Material

Paper (Fiber product)

Technique

Gelatin silver process

Color

Black-and-white (Colors)

Dimensions

Height: 8.25 in

Width: 10 in

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