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Santa Fe courier nurse

Erb, Don

This black and white photograph shows a Santa Fe courier nurse with two young passengers selecting snacks aboard the passenger train the San Francisco Chief. The Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company assigned registered nurses, known as couriers, to their passenger trains from the 1930s to the 1960s to attend to the medical needs of passengers.

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Santa Fe courier nurse

Inland Picture Service, Chicago, ILL

This black and white photograph shows a Santa Fe courier nurse attending to passengers. The Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company assigned registered nurses, known as couriers, to their passenger trains from the 1930s to the 1960s to attend to the medical needs of travelers. During their cross county travels the nurses, also, assisted with administrative duties and errands that required attention.

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Santa Fe courier nurse

These two black and white photographs shows a Santa Fe courier nurse holding a young child aboard "The Scout". The Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company assigned registered nurses, known as couriers, to their passenger trains from the 1930s to the 1960s to attend to the medical needs of passengers. During their cross country travels the nurses, also, assisted with certain administrative duties and errands.

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Santa Fe courier nurse

This black and white photograph shows a Santa Fe courier nurse reading to a young passenger aboard "The Scout." The Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company assigned registered nurses, known as couriers, to their passenger trains from the 1930s to the 1960s to attend to the medical needs of passengers. During their cross country travels the nurses, also, assisted with certain administrative duties or errands that required attention.

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Santa Fe courier nurse

This black and white photograph shows a Santa Fe courier nurse passing out books to passengers aboard "The Scout". The Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company assigned registered nurses, known as couriers, to their passenger trains from the 1930s to the 1960s to attend to the medical needs of passengers. During their cross country travels the nurses, also, assisted with certain administrative duties or errands that required attention.

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Santa Fe courier nurse

Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company

These two black and white photographs shows a Santa Fe courier nurse sharing a meal with a young passenger. The Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company assigned registered nurses, known as couriers, to their passenger trains from the 1930s to the 1960s to attend to the medical needs of passengers. During their cross country travels the nurses, also, assisted with certain administrative duties and errands that required attention.

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Santa Fe courier nurse

This black and white photograph shows a Santa Fe courier nurse attending to a young passenger aboard a sleeping car. The Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company assigned registered nurses, known as couriers, to their passenger trains from the 1930s to the 1960s to attend to the medical needs of passengers. During their cross country travels the nurses, also, assisted with certain administrative duties and errands that required attention.

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Missouri- Kansas-Texas Railroad caboose

This black and white photographs shows the Missouri- Kansas-Texas Railroad caboose #14. Two children are sitting on top of the car.

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Bicycle adapted for rail use, Bourbon County, Kansas

This photograph shows a woman with a baby in a carriage and a man on a bicycle that has been uniquely adapted for rail use in Bourbon County, Kansas. The bicycle attachment may be the one manufactured by the C. A. Coey Co. of Chicago, Illinois, and frequently advertised in railroad magazines at that time as a way to avoid the dirt and mud of unpaved roads and streets.

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Track elevation, Chicago, Illinois

Mchristie, W.M.

This black and white photograph shows children standing near the Fuller Street crossing, during construction of the Eighteenth Street track elevation project in Chicago, Illinois, by the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company.

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