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[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0079]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Burning up the tracks, literally, is this interesting gadget which made a recent tour of the Santa Fe line through OKC. The purpose of the machine is to spray and do away with weeds along the tracks, using a flame thrower."
Date: July 17, 1959
Creator: Peterson, Dick
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0071]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Next stop is Ardmore, as the Texas Chief is just rolling into the yards. The most picturesque section of the whole Santa Fe route in Oklahoma is in the Arbuckles where the train winds through the hills."
Date: January 20, 1949
Creator: McLaughlin, Al
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0069]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The sharpest curve on the Oklahoma track of the Santa Fe Railroad system. The steep wall of limestone guards the southern entrance to the Arbuckles and marks the beginning of a long descent to the bed of teh Washita River."
Date: January 20, 1949
Creator: McLaughlin, Al
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0057]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "Zella Lindsay, city, Chickasaw, poses by a Santa Fe Railroad locomotive on a fancy new streamliner that is coming through OKC."
Date: December 8, 1939
Creator: Cauthen, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0060]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The crack Kansas Cityan-Chicagoan pulled into the Santa Fe station here Friday afternoon for the first time, on a demonstration run, against a backdrop of the Oklahoma City skyline."
Date: December 8, 1939
Creator: Cauthen, George
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0078]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Photo shows the new "Rocket" streamline train of the Rock Island Railroad, to be on exhibit in OKC on Aug. 22. Six such trains will be placed into service by the railroad through the Midwest, including this one to operated in Oklahoma and Texas."
Date: August 20, 1937
Creator: Kaufmann & Fabry Co.
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0081]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Boise City, capitol of Cimarron County in the Panhandle, was crowded with visitors Monday for the opening of train service on the Santa Fe's new line from Boise City to Las Animas, Colo. , connecting with the main line."
Date: February 3, 1937
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0094]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "When this 340-ton locomotive from the Baldwin Locomotive Works, Philadelphia, en route to the Santa Fe Railroad, arrived in Baltimore, trainmen discovered it was too big for a tunnel on the Baltimore / Ohio line just outside the city, so they ferried it across the harbor, where it went back on the tracks."
Date: August 29, 1941
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0093]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Santa Fe Depot, white building at far right, is dwarfed by its new neighbors. (Myriad Convention Center across street, Liberty Bank Tower, etc.)"
Date: February 24, 1971
Creator: Aker, Joe
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0101]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Shawnee is more than halfway, on a mileage basis, between Arkansas City and Lindsay. But schedules are so arranged that the two trains meet there, coming from opposite directions, and their crews "shift" trains, to head back to their homes."
Date: June 6, 1950
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0095]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "Signaling the approaching end of the huge Santa Fe elevation project in OKC, the first passenger train was routed over the elevation Friday. (The No. 17 train, bound for Galveston, Tex.)"
Date: March 10, 1933
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1119.0074]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "The train rushes past a siding in the mountains south of Davis, as it gets into the heart of the Arubuckles. (Santa Fe's "Texas Chief")"
Date: January 20, 1949
Creator: McLaughlin, Al
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society