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Abel Alcala's VFW Membership Card

Abel Alcala's VFW Membership Card
Date: 1950
This is a photograph of Abel Alcala's Veteran of Foreign Wars (VFW) 1951 membership card for post number 1650 in Topeka, Kansas.


Aerial View of Johnson County, Kansas

Aerial View of Johnson County, Kansas
Creator: Kansas Department of Transportation
Date: July 12, 1954
This aerial photograph, taken by the Kansas Department of Transportation, shows the area between 95th Street and 103rd Street in Johnson County, Kansas.


Aerial view of Hesston Sales Company, Hesston, Kansas

Aerial view of Hesston Sales Company, Hesston, Kansas
Creator: Hesston Corporation
Date: March 1, 1950
This photograph is an aerial view of Hesston Sales Company's new and used implements in Hesston, Kansas. It also shows the sales pavilion and livestock pens that held sales every Tuesday. This publication funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission through the Kansas State Historical Records Advisory Board.


Aerial view of Menninger Clinic Children's Division, Topeka, Kansas

Aerial view of Menninger Clinic Children's Division, Topeka, Kansas
Date: March 1950
This is an aerial view of Southard, the Menninger Clinic's facilities for children. It shows the Carriage House in the upper center of the photo, the North House with the many dormers in the middle, and the South House and craft shop in the lower area of the photograph. Topeka's Sixth Street is the street running through the middle of the photograph.


Aerial view of the early Menninger Clinic Children's Division in Topeka, Kansas

Aerial view of the early Menninger Clinic Children's Division in Topeka, Kansas
Date: 1950
This view shows the Carriage House, the old Southard School and the South House located on West Sixth Avenue in Topeka. These were part of the initial Children's division of the Menninger Clinic. The Southard School was inspired by Ernest Southard, M.D. telling Dr. Karl "Don't forget the children!" It was established in 1925.


Arthur Capper

Arthur Capper
Date: 1945-1950
This photograph shows U.S. Senator Arthur Capper in front of a microphone with a script on the table near the end of his term as Senator which he held from 1919 to 1949 after being Kansas Governor from 1915 to 1919.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's Palm Arch passenger car

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's Palm Arch passenger car
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1950
An end view of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's Palm Arch passenger car. It was built for service on the Super Chief and Kansas City Chief passenger trains.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe  Railway's Palm Arch passenger car

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's Palm Arch passenger car
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1950
An end view of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's Palm Arch passenger car. It was built for service on the Super Chief and Kansas City Chief.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's Palm Arch sleeping car

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's Palm Arch sleeping car
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1950
A side view of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's Palm Arch sleeping car. It was built by Budd for service on the Super Chief and Kansas City Chief passenger trains.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's Pine Beach passenger car

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's Pine Beach passenger car
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1950
This black and white photograph shows the end view of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's Pine Beach passenger car. It was built by Budd for service on the Super Chief and Kansas City Chief passenger trains.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe  Railway's Pine Beach pullman car

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's Pine Beach pullman car
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1950
A photograph showing the end of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway's Pine Beach pullman car. It was built by Budd for service on the Super Chief and Kansas City Chief passenger trains.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Fred Harvey Hotel, Waynoka, Oklahoma

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Fred Harvey Hotel, Waynoka, Oklahoma
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1950
This photograph shows the interior of a three bed crew room at the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Fred Harvey Hotel in Waynoka, Oklahoma. The hotel closed in 1937.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's San Francisco Chief, Amarillo, Texas,

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's San Francisco Chief, Amarillo, Texas,
Date: 1950
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's passenger train, the San Francisco Chief, at the depot in Amarillo Texas.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's San Francisco Chief, Arizona

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's San Francisco Chief, Arizona
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1955
This black and white photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's passenger train the No. 1 San Francisco Chief, being pulled by Engine 17 in eastern Arizona.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Super Chief

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Super Chief
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1950
This black and white photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's passenger train the 'Super Chief' pulled by engine No. 25 on a transcontinental journey. At the back of the train, a upper quadrant semaphore signal is visible.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Super Chief, Canyon Diablo, Arizona

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Super Chief, Canyon Diablo, Arizona
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1950
This black and white photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's passenger train the 'Super Chief' traveling over Canyon Diablo bridge between Flagstaff and Winslow in northern Arizona. In the background are the San Francisco mountain peaks.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Super Chief, Cerrillos, New Mexico

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Super Chief, Cerrillos, New Mexico
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Between 1950 and 1959
This black white photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Super Chief at Devils Throne just west of Cerrillos, New Mexico.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Super Chief, Grants, New Mexico

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Super Chief, Grants, New Mexico
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1950
This black and white photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Super Chief traveling through McCartys east of Grants, New Mexico.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Super Chief, New Mexico

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Super Chief, New Mexico
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1950
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Super Chief passenger train rounding a curve in southern New Mexico. The train is pulled by F units and the Indian Flute passenger car is visible in the photograph.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's dining car

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's dining car
Date: 1950
This black and white photograph shows passengers enjoying a meal on the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's Centennial Lounge on the Kansas City Chief.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Higgins, Texas

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company depot, Higgins, Texas
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1950
This black and white photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company depot at Higgins, Texas.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company local freight, Arizona

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company local freight, Arizona
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1950
This slide shows an Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company train carrying local freight through northern Arizona.


Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company reading room, Waynoka, Oklahoma

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company reading room, Waynoka, Oklahoma
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: 1950
This black and white photograph shows the interior of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's new Reading Room at Waynoka, Oklahoma. It was the former Harvey lunchroom. People gathered in the room are identified as (left to right): W. C. Smelcer, call boy; L. T. Miller (wearing cap), engineer, Wellington; J. A. Stinson, local Santa Fe agent; G. T. Snyder, utility clerk; E. E. Wood, brakeman, Wellington; J. M. Robinson, manager of the Reading Room, and H. C. Barber, National Car Loading expeditor. Mrs. L. Fry, stands behind the cigar counter.


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's diesel shop, Chicago, Illinois

Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's diesel shop, Chicago, Illinois
Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
Date: Between 1945 and 1950
This photograph shows the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company's diesel shop at 21st and Purple Streets in Chicago, Illinois. The shop was equipped to make all repairs to diesel-electric locomotives.


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