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Harvard, IL1916 viewsLooking east at Tower GX on the east end of Harvard Yard. The KD line to Kenosha goes to the left and the line to Chicago is straight ahead. Stecher photo, 8-1908. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.
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Brookings, South Dakota1914 viewsSacks of mail are piled high on the baggage wagons and the lunchroom is open at Brookings. Stecher photo, 10-6-1914. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.

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Freeport, IL1883 viewsBaldwin built DR6-2-1000, 5000A, on the Freeport to Chicago local. This one of a kind unit was built in 1948 and retired in 1958. Photo, taken in 1950, from N.I.U. Archives, W.W. Embree collection. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.
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Merrillan, WI1880 viewsAn early depot scene at Merrillan. The Green Bay & Western’s single track main crosses the Omaha Road’s double track main. C&NW Historical Society Archive collection
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Arpin, WI1872 viewsArpin is 11 miles east of Marshfield on the line to Fond du Lac. Photo taken in 1915. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.
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Minneapolis, MN1867 viewsA couple of piggy back tractor-trailers are coming down the 600 block of 2nd Ave. S. near South 7th Street. The first trailer has a refrigeration unit. Photo taken circa 1952. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.
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No. 206 South Milwaukee, WI1865 viewsNo. 206 with a new Pacific is pulling an 8-car train at Rawson Avenue in South Milwaukee. Strecher photo, July, 1915. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection

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Hermansville, MI1865 viewsA view of the Hermansville depot. Hermansville is west of Powers on the Peninsula Division. Strecher photo, Feb, 1914. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.

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Wittenberg, WI1861 viewsWittenberg is the station east of Eland on the line to Appleton. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.
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No. 706 West Elgin, IL1858 viewsTrain No. 706, pulled by engines 306 and 126, make a stop at West Elgin, IL. A.W. Johnson photo 7-18-1936. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.

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No. 401 "Twin Cities 400" Evanston, IL1856 viewsNo. 401, “Twin Cities 400” passing through the Canal Interlocking in Evanston, IL. C&NW Public Relations photo. Circa late 1940’s.
C&NW Historical Society Archive collection.

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Depot South Milwaukee, WI1856 viewsLooking south from Milwaukee Avenue at the station. Strecher photo, July, 1915. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection
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