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Fall 1997 Issue Overview

In This Issue:
  • A Functional [CNW] Locomotive Class H [ 4-8-4 Northern Model ] John F. Lindsey's Remarkable Model - Paul Swanson
  • DM&E RR Motive Power Update 1997 - Matthew Frahm
  • CNW Intermodal Facility Located New in Twin Cities in 1997 : Minneapolis : St Paul - North Western News
  • New CNW Intermodal Terminal Established @ West Chicago Illinois 1997 - North Western News
  • Modeling a CNW General Steel Corporation 52' 6" Bulkhead Flatcar - Ron Christensen
  • CNW Narrow Gauge Equipment Roster Black Hills South Dakota No Date
  • Narrow Gauge : Then and Now : South Dakota Black Hills - Paul Swanson
  • The Remarkable Class H Model Locomotive by John F. Lindsey - Paul Swanson
  • Hudson Wisconsin : Respot
  • Restoration of ex- CNW Bi-Level Commuter Car #1 by Illinois Railway Museum 1997
  • Prototype Profile : CNW Depot @ Skokie Illinois - Joe Piersen
  • A Town named Blair [Nebraska] - Lou Schmitz
  • Track Maintenance on the Wyoming Coal Line in 1997 - North Western News
  • Transfer of ex-C&NW Trackage to Wisconsin Central Ltd RR @ Hayward Wisconsin 1997 - North Western News
  • CNW New Intermodal Facility in Minneapolis - St Paul 1997 - North Western News
  • CNW's New Intermodal Terminal West Chicago Illinois 1997
  • CStPM&O Rwy : 1880-1949 : Photo Archive Book by Iconografix - Ray Jorgensen reviewer
  • Kate Shelly Bound for Legend Book by Robert D. San Souci - Ray Jorgensen reviewer
  • Chicago Great Western In Color Book by Lloyd E. Stagner - Paul Swanson reviewer
  • CNW Locomotive EMD F7A #419 [410] Photo W/ 2 Car Passenger Train Eagle Grove Iowa 1981 - No Citation
  • CNW Locomotive EMD F7A #401-C Photo Crossing Missouri River Bridge Blair Nebraska 1963 - Lou Schmitz photo
  • CNW Workforce Photograph Eagle Grove Iowa No Date - Tom Phillips collection
  • CNW Passenger Train Scheduling - [ West End ] - Northern Illinois & Southwestern Wisconsin 1900 - 1925 - Edward J. Siegel
  • Report of Last Run of Lancaster to Fennimore Wisconsin Passenger Train 1950 - Bill Armstrong
  • The Freeport Job in the 1950's - Donald R. Goshert
  • Milwaukee Lake Shore & Western RR Comments - Henry N. McCarl
  • CNW Hart Convertible Gondola Comments - Richard Lenzer / Joe Piersen
  • CNW Passenger Operations in Southwestern Wisconsin 1960's - Jerry Pitzen / Mark Carlson
  • CNW Commuter Coach #1 to be Preserved by Illinois Railroad Museum Union Illinois 1997 - CNWHS Staff
  • CNW "Floyd River" Pullman Car Information - Eugene Mackowiak / Jerry Drager / Don Pingel
  • Color of CGW Safety Logo CIrcle - Kent Ohlfs / Joseph Follmar
  • CNW Heavyweight Equipment Receiving Green & Yellow Paint Scheme Post-1900 - Jim Seacrest / Al Vanderpoehl
  • CNW GE Gas-Electric - Battery Powered Motor Car Information - Keith Kohlmann / George Krambles
  • Change in Color of Pink Lady Ballast - Michael Mornard / Al Vanderpoehl
  • CNW Track Layout Plan for Proviso Illinois Yard - Eileen Johnson / Al Vanderpoehl
  • Additions Modifications & Changes to Powder River Basin Access Right of Way 1977 - North Western News
  • Additions Modifications & Changes to ex- CNW Mankato Subdivision RIght of Way 1977 - North Western News
  • Additions Modifications & Changes to ex- CNW East - West Main Line 1977 - North Western News
  • Status of ex-CNW EMD Geeps July 1997 - North Western News / Don Schroeder
  • CNW Locomotive EMD SD45 #6866 Photo Leading Freight Train St James Minnesota No Date - James L. Heidel photo
  • UY to Construct Intermodal Terminal Adjacent to DuPage County Illinois Airport West Chicago Illinois 1997 - Karl Rasmussen
  • ex- CNW Trackge Hayward Junction to Hayward & Wausau-Kelly-Schofield RIghts of Way Transferred to Wisconsin Central Ltd. RR 1977 - North Western News
  • ex- CNW Right of Way Abandoned Ft Atkinson [M. P. 112 to M. P. 110] in Wisconsin Abandoned 1977 - North Western News
  • Portions of ex- CNW Cowboy Line to Open as Hiking - Bicycle Trail 1977 - North Western News
  • CNWHS Contributing Members List Fall 1997 - CNWHS Staff
  • Minnesota Central RR Locomotive #1616 Photo Arlington Minnesota 1997 - Terry Davis photo
  • C&NW & CGW Bulkhead Flat Cars at Mergertime - Joe Piersen
  • CGW General Steel Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car #3013 Photo Proviso Illinois 1993 - Joe Piersen photo
  • CGW General Steel Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car #48831 Photo Oelwein Iowa 1988 - Joe Piersen photo
  • CGW General Steel Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car Details Photos 1955 - Joe Piersen photo
  • CNW General Steel Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car #48810 Photo Ingalton Illinois 1986 - Joe Piersen photo
  • CNW General Steel Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car #48823 Photo Clinton Iowa 1995 - Joe Piersen photo
  • CGW General Steel Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car #2004 Photo Clarion Iowa 1966 - W. A. Vaughn photo / Donald E. Vaughn collection
  • CGW General Steel Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car #2107 Photo Oelwein Iowa 1989 - Kurt Hayek photo / Joe Piersen collection
  • CGW General Steel Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car #3029 Photo Elmhurst Illinois 1994 - Joe Piersen photo
  • CGW General Steel Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car #3002 Photo Oelwein Iowa 1964 - Joe Piersen photo
  • CGW General Steel Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car #3008 Photo Clinton Iowa 1992 - Joe Piersen photo
  • CGW General Steel Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car #3005 Photo Clinton Iowa 1995 - Joe Piersen photo
  • CGW Thrall Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car Specification Drawing #666-A No Date - CNW Document / Donald A. Vaughn collectlion
  • CGW General Steel Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car End Detail Photo 1995 - Joe Piersen photo
  • CGW General Steel Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car #3011 Photo Granite City Illinois 1966 - Donald E. Vaughn collection
  • CGW General Steel Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car #3011 Builder's Photo 1966 - Donald E. Vaughn collection
  • CGW General Steel Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car #3025 Photo Clinton Iowa 1995 - Joe Piersen photo
  • CGW General Steel Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car #3026 Photo Clinton Iowa 1974 - Joe Piersen photo
  • CGW General Steel Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car Specification Drawing #3021-3050 FMS No Date - General Steel Corporation drawing / Donald E. Vaughn collectlion
  • CGW General Steel Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car #X4087 Photo Proviso Illinois 1995 - Joe Piersen photo
  • CGW General Steel Corporation Bulkhead Flat Car #X4106 Photo Madison Wisconsin 1995 - Joe Piersen photo
  • Black Hills Narrow Gauge . . . Revisited : Photo Essay - Bill Armstrong / Ray Buhrmaster
  • The North Western in Black Hills Country : Photo Essay - Bill Armstrong / Ray Buhrmaster
  • Fremont Elkhorn & Missouri Valley RR Locomotive Class G 4-8-0 Mastodon #???? Photo Leading Ore Train Black Hills South Dakota No Date - William Armstrong collection
  • CNW [ ex- Fremont Elkhorn & Missouri Valley RR ] Coach #557 Photo w/ Standard Gage Trucks & Covered Windows Black Hills South Dakota No Date - William Armstrong collection
  • CNW 36" Gage Ore Car Truck Drawings 1907 - CNW document / CNWHS Archives
  • Aerial Photo of Terry South Dakota Located in Fantail Gulch Looking East - Northeast 1917 - William Armstrong collection
  • Aerial Photo of Terry South Dakota Located in Fantail Gulch Looking West - Southwest 1917 - William Armstrong collection
  • Aerial Photo of Lead South Dakota Looking Toward the Northwest 1909 - William Armstrong collection
  • CNW Locomotive Class G 4-8-0 Mastodon #209 Photo Near Lead South Dakota 1909 - William Armstrong collection
  • Fremont Elkhorn & Missouri Valley RR Depot Side Elevation View + end Elevation VIews + Section @ Platform + Plan VIew Drawings Similar to Fremont Elkhorn & Missouri Valley RR Dwg, #03468 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • Panoramic View Photo of Nevada Gulch Black Hills South Dakota 1900's - J. E. Stimson photo / Wyoming State Archives & Historic Department
  • Photo of Blacktail Junction Black Hills South Dakota 1900's - William Armstrong collection
  • Fremont Elkhorn & Missouri Valley RR Freighthouse ICC Evaluation Plan View Drawing 1919 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Station Sign Drawing Deadwood South Dakota 1919 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW [ Fremont Elkhorn & Missouri Valley RR ] Roundhouse Plan View Drawing Deadwood South Dakota 1919 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW [ Fremont Elkhorn & Missouri Valley RR ] Roster of Black Hills Narrow Gauge Locomotives & Rolling Stock - Ray Buhrmaster
  • CNW [ Fremont Elkhorn & Missouri Valley RR ] Rolling Stock Roster ca 1918 - Ray Buhrmaster
  • CNW [ Fremont Elkhorn & Missouri Valley RR ] Locomotive Roster ca 1918 - Ray Buhrmaster
  • CNW [ Fremont Elkhorn & Missouri Valley RR ] Black Hills Narrow Gauge Right of Way Comparisons : Then & Now 1997 - Paul Swanson
  • The Blair Crossing - Lou Schmitz
  • Cedar Rapids & Missouri River Railroad : Blair Missouri - Lou Schmitz
  • Sioux City & Pacific Railroad - Lou Schmitz
  • Missouri Valley & Blair Railway & Bridge Company - Lou Schmitz
  • Fremont Elkhorn & Missouri Valley Railroad - Lou Schmitz
  • US Government River Survey Map Blair Nebraska / Missouri River Bridge Blair Nebraska 1879 - US Department of War / Lou Schmitz collection
  • CNW Track Plan Map Missouri River Crossing Blair Nebraska No Date - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • Missouri Valley & Blair Railway & Bridge Company General Elevation View + Plan View + Profile Drawings Blair Nebraska 1882 - 1883 - CNW Document / Lou Schmitz collection
  • Missouri Valley & Blair Railway & Bridge Company Original Whipple Truss Missouri River Bridge Photo Blair Nebraska 1905 - Robert Franks collection
  • Missouri Valley & Blair Railway & Bridge Company Original Whipple Truss Missouri River Bridge Photo Looking West ?1883? - Robert Franks collection
  • Missouri Valley & Blair Railway & Bridge Company Original Whipple Truss Missouri River Bridge Elevation View + Truss Detail Drawing Blair Nebraska 1883 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • Missouri Valley & Blair Railway & Bridge Company "New "Pratt / Parker Inclined Chord Truss Missouri River Bridge Construction Photos Blair Nebraska 1924 - North Western Railway System Magazine April 1925 Pg 8
  • Missouri Valley & Blair Railway & Bridge Company "New" Pratt / Parker Truss Missouri River Bridge Deck Detail Drawing Blair Nebraska 1924 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW "New " Pratt / Parker Inclined Chord Truss Missouri River Bridge Photo Blair Nebraska 1997 - Lou Schmitz photo
  • Plat Map of Blair Nebraska 1885 - Lou Schmitz collection
  • The Man whose Name was Blair - Joe Follmar
  • Sioux City & Pacific RR Locomotive 4-4-0 American Standard #9 Photo w/ Passenger Train Water Tank Blair Nebraska 1880 ? - Lou Schmitz collectlion
  • Sioux City & Pacific RR Depot Photo w/ Passenger Train Blair Nebraska 1910 - Jim Seacrest Collection
  • CStPM&O Depot Photo Blair Nebraska 1910 - Lou Schmitz collectlion
  • CStPM&O Track Plan Map Blair Nebraska 1912 - CNW Document / Lou Schmitz collection
  • CNW - CStPM&O Joint Depot Photo Blair Nebraska No Date - Lou Schmitz collectlion
  • CNW - CStPM&O Depot Photo Blair Nebraska 1973 - Lou Schmitz photo
  • CNW Depot Photo Blair Nebraska 1991 - Lou Schmitz photo
  • Blair Lumber & Coal Company Elevator + Adjunct Buildings Including ex- CNW - CStPM&O Blair Depot Photo 1997 - Lou Schmitz photo
  • The Chicago & North Western In Eagle Grove Iowa - Dennis Holmes
  • CNW Depot Photo Eagle Grove Iowa No Date - Don McGrath collection
  • CNW TimeTable #63 Northern Iowa Division 1892 - CNW Document / Dennis Holmes collection
  • CNW Locomotive Class D 4-4-2 atlantic #399 Photo Story City Iowa 1952 - Edward H. Meyers photo / Dennis Holmes collection
  • CNW Depot Photo Eagle Grove Iowa No Date - No Citation
  • Railroad Map of Eagle Grove Iowa & Vicinity 1985 - Dennis Holmes designer
  • CNW "New" Depot Photo Eagle Grove Iowa 1950's - Dennis Holmes collectlion
  • CNW Chart of Equated Tonnage Rating for Freight Trains for Eagle Grove Iowa Vicinity - CNW Document / Private collection
  • CNW Roundhouse + Turntable Photo Eagle Grove Iowa ca 1905 - Don McGrath collection
  • Railroad Map of Eagle Grove Iowa & Vicinity 1983 - 1987 - CNWHS Archives collection
  • CNW Roundhouse Rear View Photo Eagle Grove Iowa 1910 - Jim Seacrest Collection
  • CNW Locomotive Class E 4-6-2 Pacific #514 Photo Eagle Grove Iowa 1950's - Dennis Holmes collectlion
  • CNW 3-stall Roundhouse Photo Eagle Grove Iowa 1967 - Raymond Jorgensen photo
  • CNW Interlocking Tower Photo Eagle Grove Iowa 1940 - Dennis Holmes collectlion
  • CNW Locomotive Class ES 4-6-2 Pacific #604 Photo 1954 - Lou Schmitz photo
  • CNW Coaling Tower Photo Eagle Grove Iowa 1954 - Lou Schmitz & J. J. Kepler photos / Dennis Holmes collection
  • CNW TimeTable #105 Northern Iowa Division 1905 - CNW Document / Dennis Holmes collection
  • CGW Depot Photo Eagle Grove Iowa No Date - Dennis Holmes collection
  • CNW TimeTable #158 Subdivision #4 Eagle Grove to Tama Iowa 1926 - CNW Document / Dennis Holmes collection
  • CNW TimeTable #158 Subdivision #5 Eagle Grove to Hawarden Iowa 1926 - CNW Document / Dennis Holmes collection
  • CNW TimeTable #158 Subdivision #6 Eagle Grove to Elmore Iowa 1926 - CNW Document / Dennis Holmes collection
  • CNW TimeTable #158 Subdivision #6a Burt to Fox Lake Iowa 1926 - CNW Document / Dennis Holmes collection
  • CNW Derailment Photos Near Marion Iowa 1960 - Tom Phillips collection
  • CNW Locomotive Sanding Facility Photo Eagle Grove Iowa 1990 - Ron Sims photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD F7A #401 Photo Leading Executive Business Train Eagle Grove Iowa 1986 - Kevin Piper photo / Steve Suhs collection
  • CNW Locomotive EMD SD18 #6635 Photo Leading 4 Other CNW Geeps Eagle Grove Iowa 1983 - Steve Suhs photo
  • Mid-Continent Historical Society & RR Museum [ CNW ] Locomotive Class R-1 4-6-0 Ten Wheeler #1385 Photo Eagle Grove Iowa 1983 - Steve Suhs photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD SD45 #917 Photo Leading CNW Power Units Eagle Grove Iowa 1981 - Steve Suhs photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP38-2 #4617 Photo Eagle Grove Iowa 1981 - No Citation
  • CNW Locomotive EMD F7A #211 Photo Leading Unit Grain Train Eagle Grove Iowa 1994 - Dennis Holmes photo
  • CNW Enginehouse Photo Eagle Grove Iowa 1994 - Dennis Holmes photo
  • CNW Roundhouse + Adjunct Facilities Track Plan & Structures Map Eagle Grove Iowa 1944 - CNW Document / Dennis Holmes collection
  • CNW Employees Photo Eagle Grove Roundhouse 1914 - No Citation
  • CNW TimeTable #1 Iowa Division 1957 - CNW Document / Dennis Holmes collection
  • CNW Locomotive BLW VO 660 #1245 Photo Eagle Grove Iowa 1945 - Ron Sims photo
  • CNW Depot Photo Goldfield Iowa 1972 - Dennis Holmes photo
  • CNW Yard Photo Eagle Grove Iowa 1994 - Dennis Holmes photo
  • CNW TimeTable #1 Central Division Iowa 1970 - CNW Document / Dennis Holmes collection
  • CNW Gas-Electric Motor Car #X300888 [ Equipment Storage Facility ] Photo Eagle Grove Iowa 1967 - Ron Sims photo
  • CNW Russell Snow Plow #6419 Photo Eagle Grove Iowa 1967 - Ron Sims photo
  • A Functional [CNW] Locomotive Class H [ 4-8-4 Northern Model ] John F. Lindsey's Remarkable Model Photos - Paul Swanson photos
  • DM&E Motive Power Update - Matthew J. Frahm
  • DM&E RR Locomotive EMD GP38-3 #3832 Photo Rapid City South Dakota 1997 - Anthony Shearer
  • DM&E RR Locomotive EMD GP38-3 #3834 Photo Stockton South Dakot 1977 - Jason Korth photo
  • DM&E RR Locomotive EMD GP38-3 Photo Stockton South Dakota 1997 - Jason Korth photo
  • DM&E RR Locomotive EMD GP38-3 #3833 Photo Stockton South Dakota 1997 - Jason Korth photo
  • DM&E RR Locomotive EMD GP38-3 #3834 Photo No Location No Date - Matthew Frahm photo
  • DM&E RR Roster Chart for Locomotives #6055 + #6056 - #6061 1977 - Matthew Frahm
  • DM&E RR Acquires Business Car ex- Wheeling & Lake Erie RR "Mount Holly Park" 1997 - Matthew Frahm
  • Skokie Depot - Joe PIersen
  • CNW Depot Photo Skokie Illinois 1996 - Joe Piersen photo
  • CNW Track Plan Map Skokie Illinois 1997 - CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Depot Plan View Drawing Skokie Illinois 1961 - Joe PIersen designer
  • CNW Depot Photos Skokie Illinois 1996? - Joe Piersen
  • CNW Depot East & West Side Elevation View + North & South End Elevation View Drawings 1961 - Joe Piersen designer
  • CSTPM&O Depot Photo Hudson Wisconsin 1911 - Jim Rueber collection
  • CNW Locomotive Class E 4-4-0 American Standard #136 Leading "Old Tyme Train" Trainset Superior Wisconsin 1936 - CNWHS collectlion
  • Help Steam Live - Support Locomotive #1385 Preservation Activities of Mid-Continent RR Museum & Historical Society 1997 - Mid Continent RR Museum & Historical Society
  • CNW - CStPM&O Crossing Signals & Tower Blair Nebraska 1955 - Lou Schmitz photo
  • DM&E RR Locomotive EMD SD9 #6366 Photo Black Hawk South Dakota 1997 - Anthony Shearer photo
  • Hudson Wisconsin Depot Shortened [West End] After "Collision" w/ Freight Train 1973 - J. Michael Gruber



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