Steam Locomotive at Crossing


Glass plate negative made by Walter J. Hussey. Photograph of a steam locomotive pushing a passenger car at a crossing. This may be a "private" rail car.

The collection in the Photographic History Collection consists of over two hundred glass plate negatives made by Walter J. Hussey (1865-1959). These glass plate negatives consist of daily life in and around Mount Pleasant, Ohio, Mr. Hussey's friends and family, studio portraits, his trips to the Washington, D.C. area, and Florida.

Maker: Hussey, Walter J.

Location: Currently not on view

Subject: Train


See more items in: Work and Industry: Photographic History, Walter J. Hussey Collection, Photography


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift from Walter John Hussey

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2011.0090.70Catalog Number: 2011.0090.70Accession Number: 2011.0090

Object Name: glass plate negative

Physical Description: glass (overall material)Measurements: overall: 5 in x 7 1/4 in; 12.7 cm x 18.415 cm


Record Id: nmah_1424853

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