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Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company bridge construction, Abo Canyon, New Mexico

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View at Kansas Memory

Date: Between 1905 and 1908

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: ATSF Series 5, #2.38

Unit ID: 23832

Summary: This view shows a construction crew from the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company swinging the last girder into place on the sixth railroad bridge crossing at the Abo River in Abo Canyon, New Mexico. Also visible are a railroad locomotive, and railway construction equipment and supplies. Construction on the railroad bridges, tunnels, and tracks in Abo Canyon begun in 1905 and was completed in 1908.

Space Required/Quantity: 8.4x13.7 cm ; negative available

Title (Main title): Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company bridge construction, Abo Canyon, New Mexico

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Notes

General Note: 2006-2007: Image description provided by William L. Martin, KSHS volunteer, and Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway and Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway retiree.