Kansas MemoryKansas Memory

Kansas Historical SocietyKansas Historical Society

Misc., Pittsburg, KS, American Refrigerator Transit Co - Trains - Page

To order images and/or obtain permission to use them commercially, please contact the KSHS Reference Desk at reference@kshs.org or 785-272-8681, ext. 117.


For more information see the Copyright and Permission FAQ.

Four young African American girls pose on the edge of a wooden platform in front of building with a printed sign "American Refrigerator." The girls are in dresses and barefoot. In 1917 James C. Hughes was Captain of Battery C, 130th Field Artillery, Kansas National Guard. Battery C was organized in Pittsburg, Kansas. A full biography of James Clark Hughes is available at the link below to Kansapedia.

Creator: Hughes, James Clark, 1888-1964
Date: 1917

Bookbag Share Print

Item Number: 314479
Call Number: James C. Hughes Collection, negative 31A
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 314479

Copyright © 2007-2017 - Kansas Historical Society - Contact Us
This website was developed in part with funding provided by the Information Network of Kansas.