Occupational Blackface: 1942

Occupational Blackface: 1942

Melrose Park (near Chicago), Illinois, C&NWRR (Chicago And North Western Railway Company). William London was a railroad worker for 25 years - at the time of this photo, he was working at the roundhouse at the Proviso yards. 1942 photo by Jack Delano. FSA / OWI photograph. Old photographs provided by LOC. Original Medium: color transparency.