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AT & SF Railway oil can

AT & SF Railway oil can
Date: between 1935 and 1955
Tin oil can painter silver, used by the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway, probably to oil parts on steam locomotives. It was part of the Charles "Bud" Goebel collection, which was housed in the Burlingame depot from 1963 until 1981.


AT & SF Railway sledge

AT & SF Railway sledge
Creator: Warren Tool Corporation
Date: between 1890 and 1952
Double-faced sledge hammer with cast steel head and oak handle. Hammer was used in the repair of steam locomotives in the Santa Fe Shops at Topeka, Kansas. It also was used to deliver light blows in the dressing of hand tools.


AT & SF alligator wrench

AT & SF alligator wrench
Date: between 1935 and 1987
This is a steel Alligator Wrench so named for the serrations on one side of jaw resembling the open jaws of an alligator. It is used to turn cylindrical or irregularly shaped parts.


AT & SF boilermakers inspection hammer

AT & SF boilermakers inspection hammer
Date: between 1935 and 1955
A boilermakers inspection hammer, with a steel head and wooden handle, used on the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway.


AT & SF oil can

AT & SF oil can
Date: between 1944 and 1964
Galvanized steel oil can used by the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway on the Cyrus K. Holliday Locomotive #1 (Restored ATSF #132.)


AT & SF packing tool

AT & SF packing tool
Date: between 1944 and 1964
Iron rod used on the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway on the Cyrus K. Holliday Locomotive #1 (restored ATSF #132.) It was used for packing driving box cellars on the axles of the locomotive.


AT&SF railroad bridge construction, Abo Canyon, New Mexico

AT&SF railroad bridge construction, Abo Canyon, New Mexico
Date: Between 1905 and 1908
View of Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway workmen, construction equipment, structures, and materials for a railroad bridge crossing the Abo River in Abo Canyon, New Mexico. Construction of the AT&SF Railway bridges, tunnels, and tracks in Abo Canyon was begun in 1905 and completed in 1908.


AT&SF railroad bridge crossing, Abo Canyon, New Mexico

AT&SF railroad bridge crossing, Abo Canyon, New Mexico
Date: Between 1905 and 1908
View of the masonry pillars built for the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's second bridge crossing the Abo River in Abo Canyon, New Mexico. Sand Canyon is visible in the backround. Construction of the AT&SF Railway bridges, tunnels, and tracks in Abo Canyon was begun in 1905 and completed in 1908.


AT&SF rivet bumper

AT&SF rivet bumper
Date: between 1859 and 1987
This rivet bumper is associated with the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company.


AT & SF waste bucket

AT & SF waste bucket
Date: between 1944 and 1964
Galvanized metal bucket used for waste oil by the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway on the Cyrus K. Holliday Locomotive #1 (Restored ATSF #132.)


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe "MEN AT WORK" sign

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe "MEN AT WORK" sign
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: February 1985
A slide of an ATSF track that has been "blue flagged" as out of service. The sign says MEN AT WORK. Supposedly, this flag/sign could only be removed by the employee who placed it there.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's Chief near French, New Mexico

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's Chief near French, New Mexico
Creator: Erb, Don
Date: Between 1960 and 1969
This is a photograph showing the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's Chief passing the take off point for the York Canyon line near French, New Mexico. At the right of the locomotive is a straddle buggy which was used to lay rail.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's straddle buggy pulls welded rails near French, New Mexico

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's straddle buggy pulls welded rails near French, New Mexico
Creator: Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Between 1960 and 1969
This is a photograph showing an Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway straddle buggy pulling the second pair of welded rails on a curve 1/2 mile from French, New Mexico, at the point where the 37.5 mile York Canyon coal line intersects the main line.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's bridge girder, Abo Canyon, New Mexico

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's bridge girder, Abo Canyon, New Mexico
Date: Between 1905 and 1908
This photograph shows a view of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's construction crew members swinging a 100 foot girder into place, on the third span of the second railroad bridge, crossing the Abo River at Abo Canyon, New Mexico. Also visible are a tanker car, locomotive, and rail cars. Construction on the bridges, tunnels, and tracks in Abo Canyon began in 1905 and was completed in 1908.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's bridge girder, Abo Canyon, New Mexico

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's bridge girder, Abo Canyon, New Mexico
Date: Between 1905 and 1908
This photograph shows a view of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's construction crew members swinging a 100 foot girder into place on the first railroad bridge crossing at the Abo River in Abo Canyon, New Mexico. Also visible are a tanker car and locomotive. Construction on the bridges, tunnels, and tracks in Abo Canyon began in 1905 and was completed in 1908.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's bridge pillars, Abo Canyon, New Mexico

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's bridge pillars, Abo Canyon, New Mexico
Date: Between 1905 and 1908
This photograph shows a view of the masonry bridge pillars built for the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's first crossing at the Abo River in Abo Canyon, New Mexico. Construction on the bridges, tunnels, and tracks in Abo Canyon began in 1905 and was completed in 1908.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's construction crew

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's construction crew
Date: Between 1895 and 1905
This black and white photograph shows an Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's construction crew standing by a bridge.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's pile driver, Dodge City, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's pile driver, Dodge City, Kansas
Date: Between 1900 and 1910
This black and white photograph shows an Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's pile driver on the tracks at 3rd Avenue, Dodge City, Kansas. In addition to the pile driver, are track workers and a steam locomotive.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's track crew, Arizona

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's track crew, Arizona
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: October 1978
These five colored slides show a group of Navajo Indian workers from the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's track crew repairing a rail line in Arizona.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's track crew, Arizona

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's track crew, Arizona
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: October 1978
These five colored slides show a group of Navajo Indian workers, from the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's track crew, repairing a rail line in Arizona.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company Coffer Dam construction, Abo Canyon, New Mexico

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company Coffer Dam construction, Abo Canyon, New Mexico
Date: Between 1905 and 1908
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company workers using equipment to drive sheet piling for Coffer Dam at Abo Canyon, New Mexico. Construction began in 1905 and was completed in 1908.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company bridge, Abo Canyon, New Mexico

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company bridge, Abo Canyon, New Mexico
Date: Between 1905 and 1908
This view of masonry shows the fourth Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company bridge crossing the Abo River at Abo Canyon, New Mexico. Construction on the railway bridges, tunnels, and tracks in Abo Canyon began in 1905 and was completed in 1908.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company bridge, Abo Canyon, New Mexico

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company bridge, Abo Canyon, New Mexico
Date: Between 1905 and 1908
This view shows the second Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company bridge crossing the Abo River at Abo Canyon, New Mexico. Construction on the railway bridges, tunnels, and tracks in Abo Canyon began in 1905 and was completed in 1908.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company bridge, Cheney, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company bridge, Cheney, Kansas
Date: Between 1890 and 1900
This photograph shows a group of men standing on an Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company bridge possibly in Cheney, Kansas.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company bridge, Neosho Rapids, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company bridge, Neosho Rapids, Kansas
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Between 1950 and 1959
This black and white photograph shows construction work on the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company bridge 102-C along the Neosho River in Neosho Rapids, Kansas. According to information on the back of the photograph, removal and adjustments were made to the east sections of the bridge which left a 50 foot gap.


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