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Winter 1994 Issue Overview

In This Issue:
  • The Boone Iowa Turntable : an Interview in 1984 w/ A. P. Butts - A. P. Butts
  • The Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern [FDDDM&S] RR at Boone Iowa, - Paul Swanson
  • Edgar H. Brobst Obit [1903-1993]
  • CNW - Related Modelling Products Winter 1994 - Greg Drawbaugh
  • The Class R-1 Ten Wheelers - Joseph Follmar / Raymond Jorgensen
  • Earlier Days on the Marshalltown Subdivision : Minneapolis & St Louis RR - Griffin Hamilton
  • Marshalltown [Iowa] Diesel Shops Today - Paul Swanson
  • Marshalltown Iowa [Maintenance Shop] Years Ago . . . - Vaughn R. Ward
  • Oelwein [Iowa] [Shops] In October - A Farewell - Donald E. Vaughn
  • The Oelwein Shops Close - End of an Era - Paul Swanson
  • Gordon Schmidt Obit In Memoriam [943-1993]
  • The M&StL RR Story City Iowa Branch Line : Minneapolis & St Louis RR - William F. Armstrong
  • Twilight on the CNW Marshalltown Iowa Subdivision - Griffin Hamilton
  • C&NW's Western Division, The Cowboy Lines VHS by West River Productions - Paul Swanson reviewer
  • C&NW Commemorative Plate by Rail History Prints - Staff reviewer
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Souhern RR Passenger Train Crossing "Other" Steel High Bridge @ Boone Iowa 1950's - Ed Solberg photo
  • Gordon Schmidt Obit [1943 - 1993] - Robert C. Guhr
  • Gordon Schmidt Remembered - Paul Swanson editor
  • Charles T. Felstead Obit [1917 - 1993] - Robert A. Janz
  • Edgar H. Brobst Obit [1903 - 1993] - Paul Swanson
  • CGW Trackage Details Corrections Nearby Bellwood Illinois 1994 - T. C. Bluecher / John J. Willard
  • Chicago & Lake Superior Ry Addendum - Bob Guhr
  • CStPM&O RR Locomotive Class E Pacific #515 Details & Information - Ray Jorgensen
  • CNW Operations in Escanaba Michigan for Various Years - Frank Bourke
  • M&StL Saturday Passenger Operations Aberdeen to Leola South Dakota 1940's - David Meyer / Sam Sherman
  • Chicago & West Ridge RR Information - Payson Wild / Jerry Pitzen
  • CNW Last Operational Steam Locomotive Date & Location - Robert Guhr / Al Vanderpoehl / Frank Bourke
  • CGW Boxcar #89498 Yankee Clipper Models HO Scale Model Information - Greg Drawbaugh
  • CNW HO SCale Model Die Casting Kit 52-Foot Gondola #340282 Model w/ Utility Pole Load 1994 - Greg Drawbaugh reviewer
  • CNW - Related Modelling Products Winter 1995 - Greg Drawbaugh
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP9 #4131 Photo Leading "Granville Job" Freight train Butler Wisconsin 1993 - Bob Baker photo
  • CNW Confirms Order for 35 GE C44-9W Locomotives 1994 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW To Take Delivery of 1,300 Covered Hoppers from Thrall Car Company 1994 - 1995 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Holdings Corporation Sub-Leases 250,000 Sq. Ft. of Office Space @ AT&T Corporate Center Chicago 1994 - Crain's Chicago Business publication
  • CNW Power Unit Activities Report 1993 - 1994 - C&NW Happenings / Dave Kroeger / Heath Hovland / Dana Grefe / Ken Larson / Roland Manz / Dave Phillips
  • CNW "Reborn" Locomotive EMD SD45 #6529 Photo Proviso Illinois 1993 - David Phillips photo
  • Wisconsin Central Ltd RR Locomotive EMD SD45 #6579 Photo Leading Train ANPRA 1994? - David Phillips photo
  • CNW Unit Coal Train Report 1993 - 1994 - North Western Dispatch / The Mixed Train / Norfolk Southern
  • CNW Coal Movement Contract w/ Commonwealth Edison Chicago Report 1993 - 1994 - C&NW Happenings / The Mixed Train
  • CNW Begins Loading Coal Trains for Portland General Power Plant Boardman Oregan - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW / UPY Move Unit Lumber Trains Eastward for Simpson Timber Company in the Pacific Northwest 1993 - 1994 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Chicago to Twin Cities Freight Train Symbols Changed 1993 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Begins Movements of Slag from Sterling Illinois to West Chicago 1993 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Closes Des Moines Freight Agency 1993 - Dana Grefe
  • CNW Reconfigures Proviso Yard to Accommodate Global 2 Terminal 1993 - 1994 - Ken Larson / Joe Piersen
  • CNW Locomotive EMD SD40-2 #6852 Photo Leading Sreel Coil Unit Train Elmhurst Illinois 1993 - Joe Piersen photo
  • CNW Installs Dual-Conrol Power Turnouts @ Ogden Junction 1993 - 1994 - Ken Larson
  • CNW Yard Reconfigured & Expanded South St Paul Minnesota 1993 - 1994 - Karl Rasmussen
  • CNW Seeks Permission to Relocate Signals System-wide 993 - 1994 - C&NW Happenings
  • CNW Chippewa River Bridge to be Repaired @ Chippewa Falls Wisconsin 1994 - Larry Easton
  • CNW VP of Engineering - Dennis Waller Interview 1993 - Railway Track & Sructures magazine september 1993
  • CNW Locomotive EMD SD50 #7004 Photo Leading Stack Train Sterling Illinois 1993 - Ken Larson photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD MP15 #1304 "Operation Lifesaver" Photo Proviso Illinois 1994? - David Phillips photo
  • C&NW Holdings Corporation Reports $4.6 Million Loss for 3rd Quartere 1993 - C&NW Happenings
  • METRA Commuter Service Report 1993 - METRA, On the Bi-Level
  • CNW Locomotive EMD SD40-2 #6823 Photo Leading Eastbound Freight Train ITPRA Baldwin Wisconsin 1993 - Mike Guss photo
  • CNW Maintenance & Repair Shops Interior Photo Oelwein Iowa 1995 - Paul Swanson reviewer
  • CNW Maintenance & Repair Shops Exterior Photo Oelwein Iowa 1994 - Paul Swanson photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD SD60 #8034 Photo Undergoing Truck Repairs Oelwein Iowa 1994 - Paul Swanson photo
  • CNW Repaired Truck Motor Storage Area Photo Oelwein Iowa 1994 - Paul Swanson photo
  • CNW Employee Completing Repair of Truck Motor Armature Photo Oelwein Iowa 1994 - Paul Swanson photo
  • CNW Piston / Piston Liner Reclaim Area Photo Oelwein Iowa 1994 - Paul Swanson photo
  • TRANSCO Corporation Locomotive Repainting Area Interior Photo Oelwein Iowa 1994 - Paul Swanson photo
  • CNW Executive Business Train Motive Power in Storage Photo Oelwein Iowa 1994 - Paul Swanson photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD F7A #403 Photo in Deadline Oelwein Iowa 1994 - Paul Swanson photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD F7 #403 Photo in Deadline Oelwein Iowa 1994 - Paul Swanson photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD F7A #402 Photo in Deadline Oelwein Iowa 1994 - Paul Swanson photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD FP7A #217 Photo in Deadline Oelwein Iowa 1994 - Paul Swanson photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD F7A #401 Photo in Deadline Oelwein Iowa 1994 - Paul Swanson photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD F7A #4113 Photo in Deadline Oelwein Iowa 1994 - Paul Swanson photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD F7B #315 Photo in Deadline Oelwein Iowa 1994 - Paul Swanson photo
  • CNW Shops Crew Photo on EMD SD40-2 #6917 Oelwein Iowa 1994 - Dana Smith photo
  • CNW "Hospital" Train of EMD GP7's Fairbank Iowa 1994 - Dana Grefe Photo
  • Oelwein Iowa Volunteers Strive to Preserve History of Oelwein Shops Area 1994 - Paul Swanson photo
  • CNW Maintenance & Repair Shops Employee Photo 1994 - Paul Swanson photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Car #62 Photo Des Moines Iowa 1937 - William C. Janssen photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Car #74 Photo Boone Iowa 1950's - Don Christensen photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Operating Schedule 1938 - Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR TimeTable #42 01 January 1938 / Ed Solberg collection
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Depot Photo Boone Iowa 1939 - R. V. Mehlenbeck photo / George Krambles collection
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Car #62 Photo Depot Boone Iowa 1939 - R. V. Mehlenbeck photo / George Krambles collection
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Car #66 Photo Boone Iowa 1938 - M. D. McCarter collection
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Car #62 Photo South of Boone Iowa 1948 - William C. Janssen photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Train Meet Photo [Train #3 & Train #4] East of Boone Iowa 1939 - R. V. Mehlenbeck photo / George Krambles collection
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Electrical Substation Photo Harcourt Iowa 1940's - Don Christensen photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Train #2 Southbound from Boone Iowa 1939 - R. V. Mehlenbeck photo / George Krambles collection
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Freight Motor Car #205 Photo Leading Freight Train Fraser Iowa 1940's - George Krambles photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Line Car #84 Photo Repairing Overhead Wire Ames Iowa 1940's - Don Christensen photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Freight Motor Car #??? Photo Leading Freight Train Boone Iowa 1953 - George Krambles photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Interurban Car #??? Crossing Des Moines River Y-Camp Iowa No Date - George Krambles photo
  • Boone Iowa & Vicinity Railroad Map No Date - CNWHS collection
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Track Plan Map Boone Iowa No Date - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Car #66 [Train #4] Photo Boone Iowa 1947 - M. D. McCarter photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Car #62 Leaving Shops Area Boone Iowa 1947 - M. D. McCarter collection
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern [Newton & Northwestern] RR Roundhouse Photo Boone Iowa 1938 - M. D. McCarter collection
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Active Boone Iowa Yard Scene 1947 - M. D. McCarter collection
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR [Iowa Central] Ry Depot Trackside Elevation View + South Side Elevation View + West End Elevation View + East End Elevation View + Plan View + South Elevation View + Detail View Drawing Zearing Iowa No Date - Wm. F. Armstrong designer 1948
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Freight Motor #117 Photo w/ Hopper Car Boone Iowa 1947 - George Krambles collection
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Car #84 Photo w/ Recent Yellow Paint Scheme & Plow Boone Iowa 1948 - M. D. McCarter collection
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Diesel-Electric Locomotive GE 70- Locomotive #404 Photo w/ Tank Car Boone Iowa 1950's - Don Christensen photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Car #66 Photo Atop Turntable Boone Iowa 1947 - George Krambles collection
  • The Boon [Iowa] Turntable - A. P. Butts from an Interview Taped 07 January 1984
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Shop Area Photo Boone Iowa No Date - Ron Sims photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Main Yard @ Division Street Photo Boone Iowa 1961 - Ron Sims photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Multi-Unit [5- 70-Ton Locomotives] Freight Train Photo Huxley Iowa 1967 - Ron Sims photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Weedy Right of Way Photo Ericson Iowa 1983 - Paul Swanson photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Car #62 Photo Boone Y-Camp 1951 - George Krambles photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Freight Motor #362 Photo Bone Iowa 1947? - Ed Solberg photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Depot Photo Ames Iowa 1950's - Ed Solberg photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Car #66 Photo Story Street Boone Iowa 1950's - Ed Solberg photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Yard Photo w/ Interurban Cars & Cabooses in Yellow Livery 19514 - George Krambles photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Interurban Car Photo in Yellow & Green Livery Boone Iowa No Date - Ed Solberg photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Freight Motor #??? Photo w/ Freight Train Fraser Iowa 1951 - George Krambles photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Car #62 Photo Waiting Passing Freight Train Fraser Iowa 1951 - George Krambles photo
  • Iowa Central RR TimeTable Belmont to Hampton Iowa 1890 - Iowa Central RR document / Vaughn R. Ward collection
  • M&StL RR TimeTable #8 Algona & Story City Branch Lines 1914 - M&StL RR document / Vaughn R. Ward collection
  • M&StL TimeTable #10 Eastern Division Story City to Minerva Junction Iowa 1933 - M&StL RR document / Vaughn R. Ward collection
  • M&StL Locomotive 2-6-0 Mogul #310 Photo Story City Iowa 1940 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&Stl and CNW RR Track Plan Map Story City Iowa 1932 - William Armstrong collection
  • M&StL RR Map Story City Branch Line RR No Date - CNWHS collection
  • M&StL RR Track Plan Map Roland Iowa 1934 - William Armstrong collection
  • M&StL Locmotive 4-6-0 Ten Wheeler #229 Photo Roland Iowa 1943 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&StL Depot Photo St Anthony Iowa No Date - Vaughn R. Ward photo
  • CNW - M&StL RR Track Plan Map Marshalltown Iowa Vicinity No Date - CNWHS collection
  • M&StL RR Locomotive 2-6-0 Mogul #310 Photo Zearing Iowa 1941 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&StL RR Revenue Producing Industries Photo Roland Iowa 1941 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&StL Locomotive 4-6-0 Ten Wheeler #229 Photo Story City Iowa 1943 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&StL Locomotive 2-6-0 Mogul #304 Photo @ Depot Roland Iowa 1946 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&StL Jordan Spreader Powered by 2-6-0 Mogul #330 Story City Iowa 1944 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&StL Caboose #1186 Photo McCallsburg Iowa 1941 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&Stl RR Locomotive 2-6-0 Mogul #333 Photos Roland Iowa 1946 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&StL Locomotive Schenectady Class F-1 2-6-0 Mogul #304 Photo Roland Iowa 1943 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&StL Locomotive 2-6-0 Mogul #310 Photos Roland Iowa 1941 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&StL Locomotive 4-6-0 Ten Wheeler #229 Photos Negotiating Wye Story City Iowa 1943 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&StL Locomotive 2-6-0 Mogul #331 Photo Marietta Iowa 1941 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&StL Locomotive 4-6-0 Ten Wheeler #226 Photo Story City Depot 1947 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&StL Locomotive 2-6-0 Mogul #310 Photo w/ Freight train McCallsburg Iowa 1949 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&StL Locomotive 2-6-0 Mogul #610 Crossing Bear Creek Trestle Roland I owa 1944 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&StL Locomotive 2-6-0 Mogul #310 Photo w/ Engineer Minerva Junction Iowa 1946 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&StL Caboose #1137 Photo McCallsburg Iowa 1949 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&StL Depot Photo Roland Iowa 1950 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&StL Locomotive GE 44-Ton #149 Photo Depot Roland Iowa 1950 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&StL Locomotive GE 44-Ton #D-742 Photo Marshalltown Iowa No Date - Vaughn R. Ward collection
  • M&StL Depot Photo w/ Passengers & Approaching Passenger Train McCallsburg Iowa 1912 - Jim Rueber collection
  • M&StL RR Depot w/ Interior View Photo McCallsburg Iowa 1919 - 1920 - Ron Sims collection
  • Recollection of a Work Day on the M&STL Story City Branch Line - Vaughn R. Ward - Paul Swanson
  • Iowa Central RR Locomotive Cooke 4-4-0 American Standard #57 [#131] Story City Iowa No Date - William F. Armstrong collection
  • Iowa Central RR 2-Story Depot Photo Story City Iowa 1945 - Vaughn R. Ward collection
  • M&StL Depot Photo Clemons Grove No Date - Vaughn R. Ward collection
  • M&StL Depot Photo Bromley Iowa No Date - Vaughn R. Ward collection
  • M&StL Locomotive 2-6-0 Mogul #310 Photo Passing Marshall Canning Compan 1940 - William F. Armstrong photo
  • M&StL TimeTable #4 Marshalltown SubDivision / Central Division 1980 - CNW Document / CNWHS Archives
  • CNW Marshalltown SubDivision Map Southern Portion No Date - CNWHS collection
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP9 #4552 Photo w/ Semaphore Signal Ackley Iowa 1988 - Griffin Hamilton photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP9 #1758 Photo w/ Mixed Power Unit Consist Minerva Junction Iowa 1977 - Ron Sims photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP9 #4518 Photo Leading Freight Train Steamboat Rock Iowa 1977 - Ron SIms photo
  • CNW Marshalltown Subdivision Map Northern Portion No Date - CNWHS collection
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP9 #4176 Photo Leading Freight Train Eldora Iowa 1967 - Griffin Hamilton photo
  • M&StL Locomotive 2-6-0 Mogul #311 Photo Hampton Iowa 130's - Harold Davidson photo / William S. Kuba collection
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP9 #4502 Photo Leading Freight Train Albion Iowa 1972 - William S. Kuba photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP38-2 Photo in Helper Service Marshalltown Iowa 1987 - Griffin Hamilton photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP7 #4132 Photo Crossing Iowa River @ Steamboat Rock Iowa No Date - Griffin Hamilton photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP38-2 #4603 Photo in Snow Storm Eldora Iowa 1988 - Griffin Hamilton photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD SD45 #949 Photo w/ 3 Helpers Switching Covered Hopper Cars Steamboat Rock Iowa 1988 - Griffin Hamilton photo
  • CNW Depot Photo w/ Passing Freight Train Union Iowa1987 - Griffin Hamilton photo
  • CNW Way Car Caboose #10962 photo Eldora Iowa No Date - Griffin Hamilton photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP7 #4169 Photo Leading Short Freight Train Eldora Iowa 1988 - Griffin Hamilton photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP38-2 Photo Leading Freight Train Owasa Iowa 1987 - Griffin Hamilton photo
  • CNW Crossing Diamond Photo w/ Gates Alden Line Owasa Iowa 1977 - Griffin Hamilton photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP38-2 #4701 Photo Eldora Iowa 1992 - Griffin Hamilton photo
  • CNW Freight Train Photo Crossing Iowa River Truss Bridge No Location Iowa 1987 - Griffin Hamilton photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD GP9 #4547 Photo Leading Freight Train on Curve No Location Iowa 1987 - Griffin Hamilton photo
  • CNW Track Plan Map Eldora Iowa No Date - CNWHS collection
  • CNW Freight Train Photo Moving Covered Hoppers Through Faulkner Iowa 1987 - Griffin Hamilton photo
  • Chicago Central & Pacific RR Locomotive EMD GP?? #1705 Photo Ackley Iowa 1993 - Eric Hirsimaki photo
  • CNW Maintenance & Repair Shop Exterior Photo Marshalltown Iowa 1993 - Paul Swanson photo
  • CNW Locomotive EMD SD60 #8010 Photo Undergoing Prime Mover Rebuild Marshalltown Iowa 1993? - Paul Swanson photo
  • CNW Maintenance and Repair Facility Interior Photo Marshalltown Iowa 1993 - Paul Swanson photo
  • CNW Governor Repair Stand Photo Marshalltown Iowa 1993 - Paul Swanson photo
  • CNW Original Maintenance & Repair Shop Interior Photo Marshalltown Iowa 1993 - Paul Swanson collection
  • CNW Locomotive Maintenance & Repair Shop Exterior Photo West End Marshalltown Iowa 1950 - Vaughn R. Ward collection
  • CNW Maintenance & Repair Shop Exterior Photo of East Side Marshalltown Iowa 1993 - Vaughn R. Ward collection
  • CNW Locomotive Maintenance & Repair Shop Interior Photo Marshalltown Iowa 1983? - Vaughn R. Ward collection
  • M&StL Locomotive EMD F3A #404 Photo Marshalltown Iowa 1962 - Ron Sims photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Car #72 Photo at Depot Boone Iowa 1955 - George Krambles photo
  • Fort Dodge Des Moines & Southern RR Depot Photo w/ Car #72 Boone Iowa 1951 - George Krambles photo



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