[“Laboratory worker at the research laboratory at the C & NW RR’s 40th Street yard, examining paint samples used on freight cars and coaches of the railroad, Chicago, Ill.” Photograph by Jack Delano. December 1942. From the Library of Congress. Click for a larger view.]
Looking at the pages of Robert Ridgway’s Color Standards and Color Nomenclature made me think of this beautiful Jack Delano photograph.
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[C & NW: The Chicago and North Western Transportation Company, whose devotees maintain an impressive website.]
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
By Michael Leddy at 1:48 PM