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Railroad bed in Abo Canyon, New Mexico

View at Kansas Memory

Date: Between 1905 and 1908

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: AT&SF Coll., Series 5 - 2.62

Unit ID: 23921

Summary: View of a graded railroad bed, presumed to have been intended for the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway, in Abo Canyon, New Mexico. Construction of the AT&SF Railway bridges, tunnels, and tracks in Abo Canyon was begun in 1905 and completed in 1908.

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Title (Main title): Railroad bed in Abo Canyon, New Mexico


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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.