Freight Car Images From The Wisconsin Historical Society’s Website
Bob Chaparro <thecitrusbelt@...>
The Wisconsin Historical Society's website
(http://wisconsinhistory.org/) has several railroad subject images.
Below are links to some of these images. Enjoy.
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.