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A.B. Campbell to Governor John Martin

A.B. Campbell to Governor John Martin
Creator: Campbell, A. B.
Date: April 1, 1886
A.B. Campbell, Kansas Adjutant General, of Parsons, telegrams Kansas Governor John Martin, of Topeka, stating that another railroad engine has been killed and that he is leaving to investigate. This is in response to the local authority's request for National Guard troops during the railroad strike in the three state area.


AT&SF's Railway Exchange Building, Chicago, Illinois

AT&SF's Railway Exchange Building, Chicago, Illinois
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1978
View of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's headquarters in the Railway Exchange Building on the parkway along the shore of Lake Michigan in Chicago, Illinois.


AT&SF's Railway Exchange Building, Chicago, Illinois

AT&SF's Railway Exchange Building, Chicago, Illinois
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1973
View of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's headquarters in the Railway Exchange Building on the parkway along the shore of Lake Michigan in Chicago, Illinois.


AT&SF Drott straddle loader

AT&SF Drott straddle loader
Date: April 7, 1978
View of a man supervising the operation of an Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's Drott straddle loader.


AT&SF Roundhouse, Williams, Arizona

AT&SF Roundhouse, Williams, Arizona
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1907/10/16
This drawing shows the framing for temporary ends for an Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse in Williams, Arizona.


AT&SF oil storage tanks, Barstow, Bagdad & Needles, California

AT&SF oil storage tanks, Barstow, Bagdad & Needles, California
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: May 20, 1903
This set of drawings shows locations of Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway structures within 150 feet of Chanslor & Canfield Oil Storage Tanks in Barstow, Bagdad and Needles California.


AT&SF proposal ice house, Bagdad, California

AT&SF proposal ice house, Bagdad, California
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: May 12, 1903
This drawings shows plans for a proposed Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company ice house in Bagdad, California.


AT&SF proposed ice, oil & store house Bagdad, California

AT&SF proposed ice, oil & store house Bagdad, California
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: July 11, 1903
This set of drawings show plans for a proposed Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company ice, oil and store house in Bagdad, California.


AT&SF proposed oil & storage house, Bagdad, California

AT&SF proposed oil & storage house, Bagdad, California
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: July 18, 1904
This set of drawings show plans for a proposed Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company oil and storage house in Bagdad, California.


AT&SF proposed oil & store house Bagdag, California

AT&SF proposed oil & store house Bagdag, California
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: June 11, 1903
This drawing shows plans for a proposed Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company oil and store house in Bagdad, California.


AT&SF station map, tracks & structures, Ottawa, KS,

AT&SF station map, tracks & structures, Ottawa, KS,
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Between 1884 & 1931
This set of maps represent the railroad grounds of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad Company in Ottawa, Kansas.


Aerial views of Topeka and Shawnee County, Kansas

Aerial views of Topeka and Shawnee County, Kansas
Creator: Kansas Dept. of Transporation
Date: February 27, 1957
A series of aerial photographs showing areas adjacent to the Kansas River, prior to the construction of I-70 Interstate, and east of downtown Topeka. Recognizable sites include: Highway 75; Lower Silver Lake Road; Kansas River; Topeka Water Department treatment plant; Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad tracks and bridge; Ward-Mead home; Topeka Avenue bridge; Kansas Avenue bridge; business buildings north of Fourth Street; Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway shops, track and bridge; and East Topeka and Oakland residential areas.


Aerial views of Topeka and Shawnee County, Kansas

Aerial views of Topeka and Shawnee County, Kansas
Creator: Kansas Department of Transporation
Date: February 27, 1957
A series of aerial photographs showing areas adjacent to the Kansas River, prior to the construction of I-70 Interstate, and east of downtown Topeka. Recognizable sites include: the Kansas River; Topeka Water Department treatment plant; Union Pacific Railroad tracks and bridge; Topeka State Hospital grounds; Ward-Mead home; Topeka Avenue bridge; Kansas Avenue bridge; business buildings north of Fourth Street; Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway shops, tracks and bridge; and Auburndale, Potwin, East Topeka and Oakland residential areas.


Aerial views of railroad tracks, Neodesha, Wilson County, Kansas

Aerial views of railroad tracks, Neodesha, Wilson County, Kansas
Date: 1964
These two aerial photographs show railroad tracks, including the St. Louis-San Francisco Railway, going through Neodesha in Wilson County, Kansas. The Standard Oil Company processing and storage facility is visible alongside the tracks.


Art Work on Eastern Kansas

Art Work on Eastern Kansas
Creator: Western Photogravure Company
Date: 1900
This pictorial book gives a brief overview of eastern Kansas. This is part twelve of twelve. Views of the Cottonwood River dam in Emporia, Kansas State Agricultural College in Manhattan, Haskell Institute in Lawrence, the rail yards in Atchison, and the Bourbon County courthouse in Fort Scott are some of the featured photographs.


Art Work on Eastern Kansas

Art Work on Eastern Kansas
Creator: Western Photogravure Company
Date: 1900
This pictorial book gives a brief overview of eastern Kansas. This is part ten of twelve. Views of the Melan Arch Bridge in Topeka, Plymouth Congregational Church in Lawrence, Independence High School, and the Missouri, Kansas & Texas Railroad depot in Parsons are some of the featured photographs.


Art Work on Eastern Kansas

Art Work on Eastern Kansas
Creator: Western Photogravure Company
Date: 1900
This pictorial book gives a brief overview of eastern Kansas. This is part nine of twelve. Views of Manhattan from Mount Prospect, the Jane C. Stormont Hospital and Christ's Hospital in Topeka, and Fort Scott National Cemetery are some of the featured photographs.


Assembling a freight train

Assembling a freight train
Creator: Bisbee-Downer Production
Date: Between 1950 and 1955
This motion picture film titled "Assembling A Freight Train" was part of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company film series. It shows the procedures for assembling a freight train. The film is color with sound and is 10:35 minutes in length.


Atchision, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company section house, Domingo, New Mexico

Atchision, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company section house, Domingo, New Mexico
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: April 14, 1931
This black and white photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's section house at Domingo, New Mexico. The structure was built in 1917 and measured 22'x30'.


Atchision, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company section house, Elida, New Mexico

Atchision, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company section house, Elida, New Mexico
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: April 02, 1931
This black and white photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's section house at Elida, New Mexico. The structure was built in 1898 and measured 16'x28'.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe's diesel shop at San Bernardino, California

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe's diesel shop at San Bernardino, California
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: July 1973
A transparency showing the interior of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway diesel shop at San Bernardino, California. Visible in the image are diesel locomotives 4652 and 4551.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad shops

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad shops
Date: Between January 01, 1900 and December 31, 1909
Color postcard view of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad shops, Topeka, Kansas.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's autoveyor facility

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's autoveyor facility
Creator: Erb, Don
Date: Between 1960 and 1969
This black and white photograph is of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's autoveyor facility in Los Angeles, California. The terminal is situated on twenty acres of land and consists of five tracks which allow for the capacity of thirty-five autoveyor cars.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's mechanical icing machine

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's mechanical icing machine
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Between 1955 and 1959
A photograph showing ice coming down the chute of a mechanical icing machine and into the bunker of a refrigerator car. The ice refrigerated vegetables for transportation by rail. The location of the machine is unknown.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's mechanical icing machines, Bakersfield, California

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's mechanical icing machines, Bakersfield, California
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Between 1955 and 1959
A photograph showing two electronically controlled icing machines. The ice is pulled into the machines where it is crushed and delivered by a chute to the bunkers of refrigerator cars. In the background, is a second machine capable of receiving ice from either direction. Both machines completely ice refrigerator cars in 90 seconds.


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