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ATSF maps and plans

Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company

Date: 1826-1994

Level of Description: Sub-collection/group

Material Type: Map/Cartographic

Call Number: Search for individual items in this database

Unit ID: 77000

Abstract: Primary holdings in this category are architectural renderings, construction & right of way maps, construction & right of way maps, engineering schematics, and maps of cities & railroad lines of the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe (AT&SF) Railway, its predecessors, and subsidiaries; included are general maps showing cities, states, & regions and maps of other railroads Maps of railroad lines show the breadth of the AT&SF railroad at various points in history and include actual and proposed routes of the railroad. City plat maps were often gathered for information purposes when the AT&SF entered a town or built one; proposed, original, & revised site plans are included. Depot plans are the architectural renderings and original construction documents of the many depots along the AT&SF lines. In many cases, plans for building additions are included as well. Bridge plans are engineering schematics detailing construction of railroad bridges along the AT&SF lines. Car construction drawings are schematics of nearly every car and engine that AT&SF produced.

Space Required/Quantity: ca. 6980 items

Title (Main title): ATSF maps and plans

Titles (Other):

  • Maps and plans [Portion of title]
  • Plans [Portion of title]

Part of: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company records.

Related Records or Collections

Other Finding Aid/Index: On-line, searchable database at http://www.kshs.org/archives (specify Creator: Santa Fe, Material Type: Maps).

Index Terms

Subjects

    Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company -- Buildings -- Designs and plans
    Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company -- Maps
    Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company -- Buildings -- Designs and plans
    Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company -- Maps
    Railroad companies -- United States -- Maps
    Railroad stations -- North America -- Designs and plans
    Railroad stations -- United States -- Designs and plans
    Railroad tracks -- North America -- Design and construction -- Drawings
    Railroad tracks -- United States -- Design and construction -- Drawings
    Railroads -- Buildings and structures -- North America -- -- Designs and plans
    Railroads -- North America -- Maps
    Railroads -- United States -- Maps

Creators and Contributors


Agency Classification:

    Organizations/Corporations. Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad.

Additional Information for Researchers

Action note: Approximately 2600-3100 Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe maps and drawings at the Kansas Historical Society have not yet been inventoried.

Notes

General Note: Title supplied by cataloger.