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Aerial views of Topeka and Shawnee County, Kansas

Aerial views of Topeka and Shawnee County, Kansas
Creator: Kansas Department of Transporation
Date: November 30, 1956
A series of aerial photographs showing construction of I-70 Interstate west of Gage Boulevard. Also, the areas east of Gage Boulevard to MacVicar Avenue, where I-70 was eventually built. Recognizable sites include: West Hills residential area; Kansas River; Topeka Water Department treatment plant; sand and concrete company; and Union Pacific Railroad tracks.


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.


A farm out west.  Emigration folder of the great Rock Island route

A farm out west. Emigration folder of the great Rock Island route
Date: 1897
This Chicago & Rock Island railroad pamphlet promotes agricultural production and settlement in the southwestern states of Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Abilene, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Abilene, Kansas
Date: Between 1950s and 1960s
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot in Abilene, Kansas. The red-brick building is located on the Eastern Lines, Middle Division, Strong City District along mile post 58.1. The depot is maintained by Burlington Northern Railroad.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Atchison, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Atchison, Kansas
Creator: Killam, H.
Date: March 15, 1958
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot in Atchison, Kansas. The modern design depot, built around 1954, features a flat roof with large glass windows. It was part of the Eastern Lines, Atchison District, Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railway, and Missouri Pacific Omaha Division


Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Wichita, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Wichita, Kansas
Date: Between 1890s and 1900s
This photograph shows what may be the remains of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot at Santa Fe and Douglas Street in Wichita, Kansas. In the background the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot is visible.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe and Chicago, Rock Island, Pacific depot, Atchison, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe and Chicago, Rock Island, Pacific depot, Atchison, Kansas
Creator: Killam, H.
Date: March 15, 1958
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe and Chicago, Rock Island Pacific freight depot in Atchison, Kansas. The two-story limestone building was part of the Eastern Lines, Eastern Division, Atchison District at milepost 0.5 and also part of the MO Kansas Division, Sub Division 30-A at milepost 519.4. The depot still stands and serves as the Atchison County Museum/Chamber of Commerce and Visitors Center. The structure was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2001.


Birds-eye view, Volland, Kansas

Birds-eye view, Volland, Kansas
Creator: Kratzer, Otto
Date: Between 1910 and 1920
This birds-eye view of Volland, Kansas, looks from the southwest. Down the tracks, one can see the Volland depot. Two connected cattle cars are parked at the stockyards and a third beyond the crossing. The old store is partially obscured; however, Otto Krazters' old house, which sat against the store, can be seen. In the foreground is a railroad house and to the north of it the Volland Blacksmith Shop. When this view was taken, construction had yet to begin on the new Kratzer Brothers' General Store.


Brewery album

Brewery album
Date: Between 1906 and 1911
A photograph album containing 37 photographs of saloons, Turner Halls, breweries, Shawnee County Courthouse, and shipping and delivery of beer in northeast Kansas.


Broughton, Kansas, depot on a flatcar

Broughton, Kansas, depot on a flatcar
Creator: Killam, H.
Date: Between 1965 and 1966
View of the Broughton, Kan., Chicago, Rock Island, and Pacific Railroad depot on a flatcar being moved to the Topeka fairgrounds.


Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad & Missouri Pacific Railroad sign board, Pierce Junction, Kansas

Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad & Missouri Pacific Railroad sign board, Pierce Junction, Kansas
Creator: Killam, H.
Date: June 22, 1958
This photograph shows the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad & Missouri Pacific Railroad sign board in Pierce Junction, Kansas. The sign and tracks were part of the Missouri-Kansas Division, Sub. Division at milepost 33.6.


Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad's locomotives and freight train near Topeka, Kansas

Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad's locomotives and freight train near Topeka, Kansas
Date: Between 1940 and 1949
This is a postcard showing Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad's steam locomotives pulling a freight train near Topeka, Kansas. One of the locomotives is #5104.


Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad bridge in Topeka, Kansas

Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad bridge in Topeka, Kansas
Creator: McMahon, Tom
Date: July 13, 1951
Here are six photographs taken from the Topeka Boulevard bridge looking west at the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad bridge. The photographs show one of the piers of the bridge failing and causing three spans to collapse into the Kansas River. The photographs were taken during the flood of 1951.


Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad bridge near Arkalon, Kansas

Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad bridge near Arkalon, Kansas
Date: September 05, 1938
This is a postcard showing the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad bridge over the Cimarron River during the flood of 1938. The bridge is near Arkalon, Kansas.


Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Belleville, Kansas

Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Belleville, Kansas
Date: Between 1900 and 1909
This postcard shows a view of the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot in Belleville, Kansas. In the background a steam locomotive is visible in front of the depot. The one-story structure is no longer standing.


Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Belleville, Kansas

Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Belleville, Kansas
Date: 1968
This photograph shows a snowy view of the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot in Belleville, Kansas. In the background several automobiles are parked along the depot. The one-story structure is no longer standing.


Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Bern, Kansas

Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Bern, Kansas
Date: September 20, 1965
This photograph shows the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot. The wooden structure was located on the Western Division, Sub Division 6-A ,along milepost 75.5.


Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Bloom, Kansas

Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Bloom, Kansas
Date: 1972
This photograph shows the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot in Bloom, Kansas. The one-story wooden structure with batten siding still stands and is used as a private residence.


Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Caldwell, Kansas

Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Caldwell, Kansas
Creator: Kelley, Frank O.
Date: 1954
This black and white photograph shows the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot at Caldwell, Kansas.


Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Clay Center, Kansas

Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Clay Center, Kansas
Creator: Kelley, Frank O.
Date: 1970
This photograph shows the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot in Clay Center, Kansas. The structure still stands and has been refurbished.


Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Clifton, Kansas

Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Clifton, Kansas
Creator: Kelley, Frank
Date: 1970
This photograph shows the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot in Clifton, Kansas.


Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Cline, Kansas

Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Cline, Kansas
Creator: Killam, H.
Date: March 27, 1960
This photograph shows the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot in Cline, Kansas. The one-story structure was part of the Oklahoma Division, Sub. Division 38 at milepost 241.5. The depot no longer stands.


Chicago,Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Clyde, Kansas

Chicago,Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Clyde, Kansas
Date: 1914
This photograph shows the Chicago, Rock Island, & Pacific Railroad depot at Clyde, Kansas. A large group of people have gathered in front of the depot.


Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Clyde, Kansas

Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Clyde, Kansas
Date: Between 1910 and 1919
This sepia colored photograph shows the Chicago, Rock Island, & Pacific Railroad depot at Clyde, Kansas. A train, water tower, depot, and various carriages are visible in the photograph.


Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Clyde, Kansas

Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot, Clyde, Kansas
Date: 1970
This photograph shows a general view of the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad depot in Clyde, Kansas.


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