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Section Hands Working on the Railroad

Description: A crew of seven section hands are standing with a handcar on the tracks with the Spiceland train depot in the distance. The men are in their shirtsleeves, baggy pants with suspenders, and hats. The man standing on the extreme right is Joseph Seward.
Origin: Circa 1900
Created By: Cephas M. Huddleston
Publisher: Digital Image 2008 Indiana Historical Society. All Rights Reserved.
Collection: Cephas M. Huddleston Glass Plate Collection, ca. 1890
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Geography: Indiana--Spiceland
Subjects: Railroads
Railroad handcars
Railroad employees
Railroad tracks
Railroad stations
Clothing & dress

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