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Iowa Train Photograph collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-0604

Scope and Content

This collection (1909-1990, undated) consists of two hundred and forty-three photographs of individual cars from Iowa trains, including rail cars, trolleys, engines, and snowplows. Almost all are identified with the railroad company, type, class, builder, year, location, and a brief description of the locomotive's function. The majority of the photographs are gelatin prints.

Dates

  • 1909-1990, undated

Language of Materials

English

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use/Re-use Restrictions

Consult Special Collections and University Archives

Biography/Profile

These photographs were taken by several individuals at different times. There is no information available about the circumstances of their collection.

Extent

0.42 Linear Feet (1 document box)

Processing Information

Released on 2018-11-01.

Title
MS-0604. Iowa Train Photograph collection, 1909-1990, undated
Date
January 11, 2019
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Contact:
403 Parks Library
701 Morrill Road
Iowa State University
Ames Iowa 50011-2102 United States
(515) 294-6672