Sepia photographic print mounted on card of a bridge.

Made:
1899
maker:
Garratt, Herbert William

Location: Cuba.

Annotated on the front “Wishing you a Merry Xmas. Caimital Bridge being rebuilt Nov/99. Cuban Centl. Rys.” and on the reverse “This bridge was partly blown up during the war & has to be rebuilt. I did the iron work for it. I am standing on the bridge & my inspection train is at the other end. H.W.G. Bill wishes Dickie a Merry Xmas with all his heart & sends this off with much love & in great haste having just returned from a collision up the line with barely time to catch the mail.”

Details

Identifier:
YA1984.178/MS0497/2/3/2/2/1
Subject:
Railway Transport, Railroad Locomotive Industry, Railroad Employees, Railroad Locomotives
System of Arrangement: