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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.


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.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe aerial view of Corwith Yard, Corwith, Illinois

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe aerial view of Corwith Yard, Corwith, Illinois
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: September 1964
A slide of Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe's aerial view of Corwith Yard in Corwith, Illinois.


Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Freight House, Los Angeles, California.

Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Freight House, Los Angeles, California.
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1950
This recently expanded Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Freight House is located at Second Street and Santa Fe Avenue in Los Angeles, California. A Pensick & Gordon Toy Wholesalers building is in the background.


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

Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Florence, Kansas
Date: Between 1900 and 1910
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company yard and freight house in Florence, Kansas. The rail line provided a hub of activity for the small Flint Hills town. There are several trains in the photo.


Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Harvey House, and railroad yard, Dodge City, Kansas

Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Harvey House, and railroad yard, Dodge City, Kansas
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1914
This birds-eye view shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company depot, tracks, Harvey House, freight house, and railroad yards at Dodge City, Kansas. Visible in the photograph are passenger and box cars. This photograph was copied from the Santa Fe Magazine, March, 1914, Vol. VIII, No. 4.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse, Argentine, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse, Argentine, Kansas
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1943
This photograph shows a view of workmen removing a concrete circular wall, formerly used by an 90 foot turntable, in preparation for installation of an 120 foot turntable at the Argentine yard in Kansas City, Kansas.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse, El, Paso Texas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse, El, Paso Texas
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: March 17, 1931
This photograph shows a view of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company stone roundhouse at El Paso, Texas. Built in 1881, the roundhouse's dimensions were 80' x 235'.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse, Kansas City, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse, Kansas City, Kansas
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1943
This photograph is looking down onto the 120 foot turntable at the Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse in Argentine Kansas City, Kansas. The roundhouse was built to house steam locomotives, but the diesel servicing operations were sheltered here temporarily while a modern diesel shop was being built.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse, Kansas City, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse, Kansas City, Kansas
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1943
This photograph shows the removal of a 90 foot turntable from the pit at the Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's roundhouse at the Argentine yard in Kansas City, Kansas.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse, Kansas City, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse, Kansas City, Kansas
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1943
This photographs shows an overhead view of shop workers installing a new 120 foot turntable at the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's Argentine yard roundhouse, at Kansas City, Kansas.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse, Kansas City, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse, Kansas City, Kansas
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1943


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse, Kansas City, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse, Kansas City, Kansas
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1943
This photograph shows a view of workmen excavating the turntable pit at the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse at the Argentine yard at Kansas City, Kansas.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse, Kansas City, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse, Kansas City, Kansas
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1943
This photograph shows a view of the 90 foot turntable at the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse, before it was replaced by a new 120 foot turntable, at the Argentine yard in Kansas City, Kansas. The new turntable accommodated the longer 3900 class locomotives.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse, Kansas City, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse, Kansas City, Kansas
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1943
This photograph shows a view of workers excavating the pit in preparation for the installation of a new 120 foot turntable at the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company roundhouse at the Argentine yard, in Kansas City, Kansas.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's Corwith Yards, Chicago, Illinois

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's Corwith Yards, Chicago, Illinois
Date: Between 1950s and 1960s
This aerial photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's Corwith Yards in Chicago, Illinois. The facility had a thirty-two automatic retarder yard, three freight houses, a diesel shop, a piggyback facility and terminal yard offices.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's Corwith Yards, Chicago, Illinois

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's Corwith Yards, Chicago, Illinois
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Between 1950s and 1960s
This aerial view shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's Corwith Yards in Chicago, Illinois. The facility had a thirty-two track automatic retarder yard, three freight houses, a diesel shop, a piggyback facility and terminal yard offices.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's empire car shops, Chicago, Illinois

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's empire car shops, Chicago, Illinois
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Bewteen 1940 and 1945
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's Empire Car Shops and yard mill in Chicago, Illinois. Located at 36th and Kedzie Avenue, the facility started out as a private company in 1909. In 1919 Santa Fe took over the daily operation of the shops. In this photograph, Caswell gondola cars are being converted for the war effort and some of the 50' boxcars have raised roofs so they can carry aircraft wings, parts etc, to the West Coast for final assembly.


Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's roundhouse, Kansas City, Kansas.

Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's roundhouse, Kansas City, Kansas.
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1943
This photograph shows a view of a new 120 foot turntable ready to be installed into the pit at the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's roundhouse at the Argentine yard in Kansas City, Kansas.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's steam locomotive # 3916, Kansas City, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's steam locomotive # 3916, Kansas City, Kansas
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Between 1943 and 1952
An overhead view of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's steam locomotive #3916 on a newly lengthened turntable at the Argentine yard in Kansas City, Kansas. A large roundhouse is visible in the background.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's steam locomotive #4019, Kansas City, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's steam locomotive #4019, Kansas City, Kansas
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1943
This photograph shows a view of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's steam locomotive # 4019 on a newly lengthened turntable at the Argentine yards in Kansas City, Kansas.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Companys' switch engines, Argentine yards, Kansas City, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Companys' switch engines, Argentine yards, Kansas City, Kansas
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Between 1920 and 1929
This photograph shows switch engines belonging to the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company in the Argentine rail yards in Kansas City, Kansas.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company yard and depot, Barstow, California

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company yard and depot, Barstow, California
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1960
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company yard and depot at Barstow, California. In the foreground, are three SD-45 locomotives, numbers 1867,1884 and 1829, pulling a freight train through the yard.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company yard, Kansas City, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company yard, Kansas City, Kansas
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Between 1941 and 1945
This photograph shows a birds-eye view of the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's locomotive service tracks, roundhouse, storage tanks, and steam locomotives 3178 and 4107, being readied for road service, at Kansas City, Kansas.


Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company yards, Argentine, Kansas

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company yards, Argentine, Kansas
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Between 1940 and 1949
This photograph shows steam locomotives #1073 and #4081 with rolling stock at the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company yards in Argentine, Kansas (now part of Kansas City, Kansas).


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