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Railroads -- Design and Construction

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

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...
Dates: 1919 - 1979

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,...
Dates: 1962 - 1981

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.
Dates: circa 1911-1980

Engineering, Division of, 1920-1987

 Fonds
Scope and Contents From the Record Group: This record group contains records created and maintained by the South Dakota Department of Transportation and includes highway and bridge construction plans, photographs, and films; aerial photographs; bridge inspection reports; engineers' correspondence; project feasibility studies; railroad deeds, maps, appraisal records, and construction and maintenance files; railroad abandonment hearing files; state rail plan records and publications; Milwaukee Road bankruptcy and reorganization files;...
Dates: 1920-1987

George J. Davis Collection

 Unprocessed — Box 03653 C
Identifier: H2011-047
Dates: ca. 1910s

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.
Dates: 1909 - 1975

Milwaukee Road Construction Notes, 1906 - 1907

 Series
Identifier: ACC 81-017:
Scope and Contents Consists of 55 leather bound volumes (5 in x 7.5 in x .75 in) containing handwritten survey notes for the construction of the Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railroad (Milwaukee Road) in South Dakota, North Dakota, and Montana between 1906 and 1907. In 1906, the railroad company began construction on the Pacific Coast Extension of its rail line through western North and South Dakota, Montana, Idaho, and Washington. The project was completed in 1911.
Dates: 1906 - 1907

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,...
Dates: circa 1920-1980

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.
Dates: 1883 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1883 - 1978

Railroad Station and Line Maps and Belle Fourche Project Files , 1905 - 1980

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: ACC 2016-068
Scope and Contents This series contains railroad station and line maps from the Sioux City and Dakota Division, Iowa and Dakota Division, Southern Minnesota Division, and Hastings and Dakota /Aberdeen Division. Most of these materials pertain to stations located in or railroads that travel through South Dakota and are dated from 1907 to 1957, or undated. This series also contains a small collection of Belle Fourche project files including two United States Geographical Survey topographical and irrigation maps,...
Dates: 1905 - 1980

Records, 1910 - 1978

 Series
Identifier: ACC 2005-055:
Scope and Contents This series contains WPA records, teacher assessment records, township records, treasurer account books, hunting and auto licenses, tax lists, mother’s pensions, poll records, and maps.
Dates: 1910 - 1978