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This photograph shows a view of the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's construction crew members swinging a 100 foot girder into place, on the third span of the second railroad bridge, crossing the Abo River at Abo Canyon, New Mexico. Also visible are a tanker car, locomotive, and rail cars. Construction on the bridges, tunnels, and tracks in Abo Canyon began in 1905 and was completed in 1908.

Date: Between 1905 and 1908

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Item Number: 23919
Call Number: ATSF Series 5, #2.32
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 23919

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