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Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul, and Pacific Railroad Company

 Organization

Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:

Abandonment and Rehabilitation Project Files, 1980 - 1984

 Series
Identifier: ACC 86-059:
Scope and Contents Consists of project files for the years 1980-1984 containing correspondence, memoranda, an executive summary, rail line abandonment intent notices, bids for construction materials, timber treatment certificates, and photographs relating to the South Dakota Department of Transportation’s rehabilitation of rail lines that were abandoned by railroad companies including Burlington Northern Railroad Company; Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul, and Pacific Railroad Company; and Chicago and North Western...

Authority for Expenditure and Minor Improvement Authority Files, 1919 - 1979

 Series
Identifier: ACC 82-099:
Scope and Contents This series contains Authority for Expenditure and Minor Improvement Authority files for the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad for the years 1919-1979. Records include Authority for Expenditure (A.F.E.) forms, Minor Improvement Authority (M.I.A.) request forms, engineers’ completion reports of property added or retired, cost estimates, balance sheets, summaries of charges, requisitions for materials, shipping notices, plats, blue prints, and correspondence. Improvements...

Authority for Expenditure and Minor Improvement Authority Files, 1962 - 1981

 Series
Identifier: ACC 82-052:
Scope and Contents This series consists of Authority for Expenditure and Minor Improvement Authority files documenting financial authority for construction and improvements on, and retirement and sale of, railroad property and facilities along the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad between 1962 and 1981. The majority of the files pertain to Authority for Expenditure requests. Records with the files include Authority for Expenditure (AFE) and Minor Improvement Authority (MIA) request forms,...

Bridge and Pipe Construction and Maintenance Files, circa 1911-1980

 Series
Identifier: ACC 83-016, Series 1:
Scope and Contents This series contains project files pertaining to the maintenance and construction of bridges and pipes along the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad between 1911 and 1980. Records within the files include cost estimate and analysis worksheets, expenditure request and authorization forms, memos and correspondence, drawings and blueprints, photographs, and summary reports filed upon completion of the project.

Chuck Lavallee Collection

 Unprocessed — Box: 03648 D
Identifier: H2012-023

DOT Railroads, Milwaukee Road Deeds - Digital Scans

 Digital Record
Identifier: 82-053-001

Interstate Commerce Commission Legal Documents, 1970 - 1980

 Series
Identifier: ACC 82-102:
Scope and Contents Series consists of legal documents submitted to and created by the Interstate Commerce Commission between 1970 and 1980 during the course of abandonment procedures for railroads operated in South Dakota by the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company; the Chicago and North Western Transportation Company; and the Illinois Central Gulf Railroad Company. Records include copies of abandonment applications, finance dockets, and related exhibits submitted to the Interstate Commerce...

Interstate Commerce Commission Track Condition Survey Notes, 1918 - 1918

 Series — Box: 2768
Identifier: ACC 83-221:
Scope and Contents Series consists of three volumes containing blue print copies of a 1918 survey of the condition and value of trackage along the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad between Mitchell and Aberdeen.

Jo and Winston Hall Collection--Mobridge (S.D.) Weather Service

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H2011-078

Lillian Pfitzer—Milwaukee Road Employees—Obituary Collection

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H2015-066

Milwaukee Road Bankruptcy and Reorganization Files, 1957 - 1983

 Series
Identifier: ACC 90-092:
Scope and Contents This accession consists of files maintained by the South Dakota Department of Transportation Division of Railroads pertaining to the bankruptcy and reorganization of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company between 1977 and 1983. Some of the records within the files were created prior to this period (circa 1957-1975). The combined effects of increased competition from air, highway, and other rail shipping operations and an unprofitable rural rail network caused the...

Milwaukee Road Bridge and Culvert Files, 1909 - 1975

 Series
Identifier: ACC 82-054:
Scope and Contents This series consists of project files pertaining to the maintenance and construction of bridges and culverts along the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad between 1909 and 1975. Records within the files include budget estimate and analysis worksheets, invoices, Authority for Expenditure forms, memos and correspondence, drawings and blueprints, photographs, summary reports filed upon completion of the project, and other miscellaneous documents.

Milwaukee Road Deeds, 1875 - 1980

 Series
Identifier: ACC 82-053:
Scope and Contents The collection is comprised of oversized maps and deeds of transfer of real property from private citizens and corporations to the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad. The records are arranged by the county in which the property lies. Also includes deeds for Woodbury County, Iowa. A partial name index of the Milwaukee Road deeds was added to the collection in 2010.

Property Management Files, circa 1920-1980

 Series
Identifier: ACC 83-013:
Scope and Contents This series consists of property management files maintained by the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul, and Pacific Railroad Company between circa 1920 and 1980 and includes records documenting the construction, maintenance, retirement, and sale of bridges, culverts, pipes, crossings, and station facilities; leases and other agreements made between the railroad company and various corporations and individuals throughout South Dakota, Iowa, and Minnesota for the use, construction, maintenance,...

Railplan South Dakota Records and Publications, 1977 - 1983

 Series
Identifier: ACC 86-081:
Scope and Contents This series contains records and publications from the Railplan South Dakota railroad revitalization program for the years 1977 to 1983 and includes correspondence; transcripts and audio recordings of public hearings; photocopies of newspaper articles; rail line analysis reports; rail line abandonment applications; and various draft and printed versions of “Railplan South Dakota.” As a result of the Milwaukee Road bankruptcy and subsequent abandonment of rail lines throughout the state, South...

Railroad Maps, 1883 - 2000

 Series
Identifier: ACC 2010-078:
Scope and Contents This series consists of over 900 railroad-related maps either created by or filed with the South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT). Maps include railroad right of way, station, and track maps as well as track elevation profiles, depot blueprints, telephone company line plats, valuation maps, and bridge surveys. A searchable index to this maps is available upon request.

Side Track Agreements, circa 1911-1980

 Series
Identifier: ACC 83-016, Series 2:
Scope and Contents This series contains agreements made between the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company and corporations throughout South Dakota and Iowa between 1911 and 1980 for the construction, maintenance, and operation of side tracks used by the corporations. Also included are memos, correspondence, invoices, and plat maps showing the location of the track(s) discussed in the agreement.

State Rail Maps and Correspondence, 1975 - 1987

 Series
Identifier: ACC 88-036:
Scope and Contents Consists of planning documents created during the course of Statewide Railroad Planning between 1975 and 1987 and includes correspondence; studies concerning rail rehabilitation, utilization, and rail service issues including drought response; and official state railroad maps (1976-1982, 1987). Several of the maps are annotated drafts.

Station Files, 1923 - 1975

 Series
Identifier: ACC 82-100:
Scope and Contents This series contains files for stations along the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul, and Pacific Railroad for the years 1923-1975. The files include records such as work orders, invoices and receipts, agreements and contracts, plats, drawings, floor plans, blueprints, and memos and correspondence pertaining to construction and maintenance in and around the stations. Most of the stations are located in South Dakota; however, several Iowa and Minnesota stations are also included.