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Railroads -- South Dakota -- Photographs

 Subject
Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 19 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...
Dates: 1980 - 1984

Black Hills Trails of Time, Vol I & II (CDs) and "The Red Cow Fell in the Mine," Booklet

 Unprocessed — Box 03438 B
Identifier: H2004-039
Dates: 2002, 2004

Bristol (S.D.)--Digital Panoramic Images

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H2014-073
Dates: 1888

Groton (S.D.)--Panoramic Photo

 Unprocessed — Drawer MD 204
Identifier: H2006-089
Dates: ca. 1910s

HABS/HAER Black Hills Inventory, 1974 - 1976

 Series
Identifier: ACC 2015-141:
Scope and Contents This series contains photocopies of the Historic American Engineering Record (HAER) inventory cards for the Black Hills region. The original cards are filed with the National Park Service. Cards include the structure name, location, date built, property owner, structure description and background, and potential threats. The cards also include maps and photographs which have been poorly photocopied. Also included in the series is a folder of photographic prints, which have been arranged by...
Dates: 1974 - 1976

Matthias F. Ott Collection--Photo Album--Mt. Vernon (S.D.)

 Unprocessed — FB 578
Identifier: H2017-001
Dates: ca. 1900s-1930s

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

Miscellaneous Photographs and Photo Contest Entries, 1998 - 2011

 Series
Identifier: ACC 2014-001:
Scope and Contents This series contains 72 black and white photographic prints. These prints include photographs used in South Dakota’s Railroads: An Historic Context. Copies of this publication can be found on the Historic Preservation Office’s website, as well as in the Archives government publications collection. Also included are photographs of the Verendrye Monument in Ft. Pierre, the Inland Theater in Martin, Gregory National Bank in Gregory, and the Wientjes Ranch located west of Mound City. These...
Dates: 1998 - 2011

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

Rail Maps, Timetables, and Photographs, circa 1975-1981

 Series
Identifier: ACC 88-147:
Scope and Contents This series consists of timetables and rail maps for the Burlington Northern Railroad Company (1975-1978) and the Chicago and North Western Transportation Company (1975, 1981); forty-seven 5 x 7 in. black and white exhibit photographs of tracks between Wren, IA and Hawarden, IA and sixty-eight 8 x 10 in. black and white exhibit photographs of tracks between Hawarden, IA and Iroquois, SD (each photograph is labeled with a mileage position location); a transcript of the deposition of a Mr. Reid...
Dates: circa 1975-1981

Railroad Appraisal Records, 1917 - 1932, bulk: 1918 - 1920

 Series
Identifier: ACC 86-089:
Scope and Contents This series consists of eight volumes of original appraisal records for lands adjacent to the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad in Brown, Day, Edmunds, Grant, Roberts, and Walworth Counties, South Dakota; the city of Aberdeen, SD; and McIntosh County, North Dakota. Records for each valuation section include plats of lands adjacent to the railroad right-of-way and the assessed valuations of those properties; geographical and topographical descriptions of the surrounding environment;...
Dates: 1917 - 1932; Majority of material found within 1918 - 1920

Railroad Appraisal Records, circa 1918-1920

 Series
Identifier: ACC 85-022:
Scope and Contents This accession consists of seventy volumes of original appraisal records (circa 1918-1920) for lands adjacent to the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad in various counties throughout South Dakota. Records within each valuation section volume include plat maps of lands adjacent to the railroad right-of-way and the assessed valuations of those properties; geographical and topographical descriptions of the surrounding environment; appraisal questionnaires completed by local residents...
Dates: circa 1918-1920

Railroad Crossing Files, 1915 - 1974

 Series
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

SD General Photo Collection--Railroads

 Unprocessed — Box 03533 C
Identifier: H2011-083
Dates: ca. 1880s to 1900s

SD Photograph/Postcard Collection

 Unprocessed — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H2015-047
Dates: ca. 1880s-1940s

SD Postcard Collection—Aberdeen (S.D.), 1910s-1940s

 Unprocessed — Box 08538 C
Identifier: H2016-045
Dates: 1910s-1940s

Srstka Family Collection

 Unprocessed — Box 06569 C
Identifier: H2016-106
Dates: ca. 1890s-1920s; 1960s

“Vote for Mitchell” Capital Fight Train Photo, 1889

 Unprocessed — FB 557
Identifier: H2016-042
Dates: 1889

Wasta (S.D.) Railroad Depot--South Dakota

 Unprocessed — Box 06490 A
Identifier: H2016-004
Dates: ca. 1950s