Freight Car Images From The Wisconsin Historical Society’s Website

Bob Chaparro <thecitrusbelt@...>

The Wisconsin Historical Society's website
( has several railroad subject images.
Below are links to some of these images. Enjoy.

Bob Chaparro
Hemet, CA
A 1912 image of a Frisco Box car. It appears that the upper door
guide has seen a lot of service.

New York Central box car image taken in 1917:

Unloading fiber at an International Harvester twine mill, c 1948.
Freight car appears to be a Santa Fe box car with map logo.

Same activity and location, different box car.:

Transferring bodies of a standard gauge box car (of the Wisconsin
Coal Co.) to the narrow gauge trucks of the Fond du Lac, Amboy &
Peoria Railway at Iron Mountain, Wisconsin., c 1900

1911 image of rail cars carrying two 150 horse-power boilers for use
in the temporary power plant at the dam construction site at Prairie
du Sac. The cars also carry sections of smoke stack.

Join to automatically receive all group messages.