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

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company bridge construction, Abo Canyon, New Mexico
Date: Between 1905 and 1908
This black and white photograph shows a view of the tunnel cut and sixth Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company bridge crossing at the Abo River in Abo Canyon, New Mexico. Construction on the railway bridges, tunnels, and tracks in Abo Canyon begun in 1905 and was completed in 1908.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company photo album

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company photo album
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Between 1870 and 1913
This photograph album created by the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company includes photos of the Wootton Ranch in Wootton, New Mexico; the construction of Raton Pass; and various unknown persons and places. A mountain pass on the Santa Fe Trail between Trinidad, Colorado, and Raton, New Mexico, Raton Pass was developed into a road by Richard Wootton and later became a route on the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway. Photos 1, 7, and 23 are missing from the album. Photos 27-36 are unidentified and their relationship to the Wootton and Raton Pass photos is unclear.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company roadmaster

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company roadmaster
Creator: Erb, Don
Date: September 1961
This photograph shows Mac, a roadmaster with the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company, checking the block indicator (lower right) before entering a unidentified tunnel.


Lantry-Sharp Construction Company locomotive, Abo Canyon, New Mexico

Lantry-Sharp Construction Company locomotive, Abo Canyon, New Mexico
Date: Between 1905 and 1908
View of men and a Lantry-Sharp Construction Company locomotive positioned over a tunnel in Abo Canyon, New Mexico. Also visible are a man standing next to the tunnel entrance and building supplies. Construction of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway bridges, tunnels, and tracks in Abo Canyon was begun in 1905 and completed in 1908. The Lantry-Sharp Construction Company was a contractor on the project.


Railroad tunnel cut looking east, Abo Canyon, New Mexico

Railroad tunnel cut looking east, Abo Canyon, New Mexico
Date: Between 1905 and 1908
View of a railroad tunnel cut looking east in Abo Canyon, New Mexico. The tunnel cut is presumed to have been part of the construction of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway bridges, tunnels, and tracks in Abo Canyon that was begun in 1905 and completed in 1908.


Railroad tunnel cut looking west, Abo Canyon, New Mexico

Railroad tunnel cut looking west, Abo Canyon, New Mexico
Date: Between 1905 and 1908
View of a railroad tunnel cut looking west in Abo Canyon, New Mexico. Also visible are men and horses in the background. The tunnel cut is presumed to have been part of the construction of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway bridges, tunnels, and tracks in Abo Canyon that was begun in 1905 and completed in 1908.


Track elevation, Chicago, Illinois

Track elevation, Chicago, Illinois
Creator: Christie & Walker Props.
Date: May 15, 1902
This black and white photograph is looking north from the Church Street viaduct, during the construction of the Eighteenth Street track elevation project in Chicago, Illinois, by the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company.


Track elevation, Chicago, Illinois

Track elevation, Chicago, Illinois
Date: April 14, 1904
This black and white photograph is looking north toward Canal Street, during the construction of the Eighteenth Street track elevation project in Chicago, Illinois, by the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company.


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