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Atchison, Topeka, & Santa Fe Railway Company's refrigerator car, Argentine, Kansas.

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Creator: Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company

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Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: ATSF Series 2, # 463.09

Unit ID: 50554

Summary: This photograph shows the versatility of the new icing machine, demonstrated here by use of the hoist and boom arrangement, which is run by independent electric motor, to swing the heater into position over hatch for lowering into car. In cold weather this protects perishables from freezing. The cars being filled have the Santa Fe logo, SFRD, and The Route of The Super Chief All Pullman Chicago-Los Angeles Streamliner on the sides.

Space Required/Quantity: B&W Print

Title (Main title): Atchison, Topeka, & Santa Fe Railway Company's refrigerator car, Argentine, Kansas.

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General Note: View is 3/4 Roof.