Jack Delano

Ore for Industry: 1907

Ore for Industry: 1907

Great old Lake Erie shipping industry photo of freighter E.A.S. Clarke of the Interlake Steamship Co. at a pier in Cleveland, Ohio. The Clarke was built in 1907 in Superior, Wisconsin by the Superior Ship Building Company. It is being unloaded at the Pennsylvania Railroad ore docks using a Hulett automatic ore unloader. Photo taken in 1943 by photographer Jack Delano.

Future Plaintiff: 1942

Future Plaintiff: 1942

Man spreading asbestos mixture on boiler of a locomotive at the C & NW (Chicago and North Western) Railroad 40th Street locomotive shops. Photo taken in 1942 by photographer Jack Delano. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: color transparency.

Railroad Welder: 1943

Railroad Welder: 1943

Mike Evans, a welder, at the rip tracks at Proviso yard of the Chicago & NorthWestern Railroad, Chicago, Illinois. Photo taken in 1943 by photographer Jack Delano. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: color transparency.

White Plains Woman: 1941

White Plains Woman: 1941

African American woman in front of building near White Plains, Georgia with Georgia state and U.S. flags. Photo taken by either Jack Delano or Marion Post Wolcott in 1941. FSA / OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: color transparency.

Locomotive Steam Bath: 1943

Locomotive Steam Bath: 1943

Description with photo: "Mrs. Viola Sievers, one of the wipers at the roundhouse giving a giant "H" class locomotive a bath of live steam, Clinton, Iowa. Mrs. Sievers is the sole support of her mother and has a son-in-law in the Army." Photo taken in 1943 by photographer Jack Delano. FSA - OWI Photograph Collection. LOC original medium: color transparency.

Albuquerque Train Yard: 1943

Albuquerque Train Yard: 1943

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railroad streamliner, the Super Chief, being serviced at the depot, Albuquerque, New Mexico. Photo taken in 1943 by photographer Jack Delano. LOC original medium: color transparency.

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