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Collection Tier:
Tier 2

Photographs
Transportation ➔ Photograph, Grand Trunk Western Engine #1550

Identifier:
178045.75
Description:
Black and white photo of a locomotive, coal car, and passenger car. Grand Trunk Western Railroad Engine #1550, type (4-6-0) and official car, probably a pay car, along Ann Street at Broadway.
Date:
1929
Materials:
Paper
Dimensions:
8" h 10" w
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Courtesy Of The Camera Shop
Rights:

Makers/Donors
The Camera Shop
The Camera Shop was formed in 1908 by Walter K. Schmidt (1865-1938) to provide photo supplies to the Grand Rapids, Kent County Michigan community. He retained ownership of the Camera Shop until 1936. All of the known photographs which carry the Camera Shop markings come from the era of Schmidt’s ownership. The Grand Rapids Public Museum and the Grand Rapids Public Library have photographs from the Camera Shop in their collections.

The Camera Shop
The Camera Shop was formed in 1908 by Walter K. Schmidt (1865-1938) to provide photo supplies to the Grand Rapids, Kent County Michigan community. He retained ownership of the Camera Shop until 1936. All of the known photographs which carry the Camera Shop markings come from the era of Schmidt’s ownership. The Grand Rapids Public Museum and the Grand Rapids Public Library have photographs from the Camera Shop in their collections.
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