Railroad Lines -- South Dakota
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:
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...
Dates: 1980 - 1984
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
Unprocessed — MD 118
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
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...
Dates: 1977 - 1983
Identifier: ACC 82-005:
Scope and Contents Consists of correspondence, maps, diagrams, blueprints, photographs, orders, reports, and agreements between the Public Utilities Commission (previously the Board of Railroad Commissioners) and railroad companies relating to grade crossings, crossing signals, structure clearance regulations, and the standardization of crossing systems on South Dakota railroads between 1915 and 1974. Also included is general correspondence pertaining to matters such as railroad property valuations, right of way,...
Dates: 1915 - 1974
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
Series — Box 1525
Identifier: ACC 2015-101:
Scope and Contents This series contains statements which were sent from the Commissioner of Revenue to city auditors every August in accordance with Section 57.1307 South Dakota Code of 1939. Each statement provides the assessed value of any railroad property and branches or lines located within the limits of a city or town and includes the name of the companies and branches. The statements are bound together in one volume per year and are arranged chronologically. Years included in this series are 1962, 1964,...
Dates: 192, 1964, 1968-1972
Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Dates: ca. 1920
Unprocessed — Box 05052 C
Dates: ca. 1880s-1910s; August 1934; 1949
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.
Dates: 1975 - 1987
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.
Dates: 1923 - 1975
Unprocessed — Box 06653