New Images Added to the Historical Collection in the Past 90 days
|| TITLE: Glenwood, IA depot
DESCRIPTION: This depot was designed and built identically to the one in Malvern, IA, about 9 miles away to the east. Photos of both can be found in the BRHS Flickr albums. The original Glenwood depot is still standing.
Date Added: 2021-02-22 00:00:00
|| TITLE: Farington IA depot
DESCRIPTION: This depot is at the corner of 6th and State Street in Farmington, IA, facing west. There were two depots built in Farmington, presumably both at the same spot. This is the first, largest of the two and with a lot of details - gingerbread. The second one was half the size and very plain. It is still standing and in use today.
This photo is from the BRHS Flickr album.
Date Added: 2021-02-21 00:00:00
|| TITLE: Donnellson Iowa depot on the Viele To Bloomfield line
DESCRIPTION: Donnellson Iowa depot on the Viele To Bloomfield line,
From the BRHS Flickr collection
Date Added: 2021-02-20 00:00:00
|| TITLE: Station Bird City, KS
DESCRIPTION: Station at Bird City KS
'Q' Rail Network, Line Segment 247, McCook division
From the Flickr collection, Stations West of MO river.
Date Added: 2021-02-11 00:00:00
|| TITLE: Rotary Plow Train Leadville-Climax
DESCRIPTION: C&S 2-8-0 Class B4R 641 Rotary Plow Train Leadville-Climax CO, date unknown
This is from BRHS Flickr, C&S Misc. library album.
Date Added: 2021-02-09 00:00:00
|| TITLE: Commission of Special Agent D.W. Purdy
DESCRIPTION: D.W. Purdy was a Regional Special Agent for the CB&QBurlington Northern Railroad. He joined the CB&Q as a Special Agent in 1947 at Kansas City, MO.
In 1970 the CB&Q merged with other railroads to become the Burlington Northern. He retired in 1977. His primary duties involved accident investigation, and investigation of crimes that affected or involved the railroad (mostly theft from the railroad). He often worked with local, state, and federal law enforcement authorities.
Date Added: 2021-02-08 00:00:00
|| TITLE: Galena Junction, Illinois
DESCRIPTION: Galena Junction, Illinois
Date Added: 2021-01-19 00:00:00
|| TITLE: CB&Q 4960 fan trip at Prophetstown, IL, 1965
DESCRIPTION: Chicago, Burlington & Quincy 2-8-2 #4960 has a fan trip at Prophetstown, Illinois during August of 1965. This Mikado now operates on the Grand Canyon Railway. Roger Puta photo.
Date Added: 2021-01-15 00:00:00
|| TITLE: Hinckley depot
DESCRIPTION: Hinckley, Il depot
Date Added: 2021-01-13 00:00:00