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Diesel locomotives


583 files, last one added on Sep 28, 2016
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Steam locomotives


222 files, last one added on Oct 10, 2016
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Freight cars


241 files, last one added on May 09, 2015
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147 files, last one added on Oct 08, 2016
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360 files, last one added on May 11, 2017
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M.O.W. cars


69 files, last one added on Nov 14, 2016
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96 files, last one added on Nov 14, 2016
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Post Merger


63 files, last one added on Nov 14, 2016
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8 files, last one added on Sep 29, 2016
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Railroaders at work


47 files, last one added on Apr 04, 2017
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Old Postcards


72 files, last one added on Oct 26, 2016
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Archive photos


129 files, last one added on Apr 25, 2012
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GP7 4160 GP9 4551 Camanche, Iowa982 viewsGP7 4160 and GP9 4551 lead a westbound wayfreight through Camanche, Iowa just west of Clinton in the early morning of 10-15-96. Photo by R J Williams
H12-44 1111 West Allis, WI1550 viewsFM 1111 leads another H12-44 on the Road Special Delivery, a transfer job between Milwaukee and Butler, at 92nd Street. Russ Porter photo, 8-1964. Collection of Bob Baker.

Third Ward Yards Milwaukee, WI2626 viewsThis photo taken off the Milwaukee River Bridge shows the coaling tower, roundhouse, Chicago-bound Budd RDC cars, and tower. The interlocking switches were controlled by the bridge operator. The tower was used by the signal maintainers. Photo, circa 1953, J. D. Ingle’s collection, submitted by J. H. Yanke
Shops Marshalltown, IA1515 viewsAn inside look of the diesel shop at Marshalltown, IA in 1966.
Photo by Jim Sands
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AC4400CW 8831 Wauwatosa, WI2565 viewsCNW #8831 visited Butler for fuel after pulling coal to the Oak Creek power plant. Taken from US 45 bridge on June 26, 2003 by Jerry Krug
Depot Clinton, IA1593 viewsC&NW brick depot at Clinton, IA. Dick Talbott photo, 10-8-1982
Covered Hopper CNW 169012 Boone, IA863 views3327 cu.ft. capacity 2 bay covered hopper built by Greenville Car Co. in April 1981 for bemtonite service. Dick Talbott photo, 5-18-1981
Iron Horse Finale June 24, 1956152 viewsPoster for a one day tour to Milwaukee, Wisconsin. From the collection of Nick Jenkins.

Last additions - CNWHS Gallery
Freight Station St. Paul, MN699 viewsMy grandfather worked at this freight station in 300 block of Kellogg. Automobiles look to be late 1940's. Submitted by Mark JordanMay 11, 2017
Freight Station St. Paul, MN571 viewsThis undated photo is Chicago Great Western Freight Station in the 300 block of Kellogg. Submitted by Mark JordanMay 11, 2017
Bridge St. Paul, Minnesota499 viewsCGW Bridge over Mississippi River below Robert Street bridge. Photo date is unknown. Submitted by Mark JordanMay 11, 2017
West Chicago Yard crew711 viewsWest Chicago Yard sometime prior to 1994. From Left to right...
Tom Wilson, Bill Morsch (1934-2010), Mike Banse, "J.R." Dickie, J.J. Matekaites, Harvey Bloomer, Karl Krause, Greg Warren, Jeff Saville
Apr 04, 2017
Amusement Park ride579 viewsLittle Engine, Big Men. From the Magic Lantern Slide's, I copied in the 70's. No date or location noted but there is no doubt about what railroad is favored. Collection of Nick JenkinsNov 14, 2016
SD40-2 6802 Chickasha, OK493 viewsSD40-2 6802 and UP B4239 with southbound at Chickasha, Oklahoma, in April 1998. Photo by Nick JenkinsNov 14, 2016
SD60 8001 Conway, AR380 viewsSD60 8001 and UP 3606 with southbound welded rail train at Conway, Arkansas, in April 1996. Photo by Nick JenkinsNov 14, 2016
SD40-2 6934 North Little Rock, AR384 viewsSD40-2 6934 southbound under I40 overpass in North Little Rock, AR. April 1996. Photo by Nick JenkinsNov 14, 2016