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Atchison, Topeka, & Santa Fe Railway Company yard, Argentine, Kansas.

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Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company

Date: Between 1958 and 1962

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: ATSF Series 2, #287.4

Unit ID: 50465

Summary: This photograph shows six-axle roadswitchers SD24's with zebra stripe paint, built by Electro-Motive Diesel (EMD), for Atchison, Topeka, & Santa Fe Railway Company. An engine, in front of ATSF Railway Company #908, is being loaded with sand, which was used to increase adhesion to the rails. Another switcher engine with zebra paint (GP7 #2676) is in the background. This photograph was taken by Orville Brent.

Space Required/Quantity: B&W Print

Title (Main title): Atchison, Topeka, & Santa Fe Railway Company yard, Argentine, Kansas.

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    Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
    SD24 -- 908

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General Note: View is 3/4.

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.