[Early Passenger Train in Minnesota]

Description:

On a winter morning in January 1900, the Great Northern Railway's passenger train stands at the Cokato, Minnesota depot. It is headed by an American type 4-4-0 locomotive bearing the Engine No. 127. This locomotive was built by the Schenectady Locomotive Works in 1882, and scrapped in 1916.
Observe this burnished locomotive and its consist of clean and well-maintained equipment.

Creator(s): Barnes, Dwight
Location(s): United States - Minnesota - Wright County - Cokato
Creation Date: January 1900
Partner(s):
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 497
Past 30 days: 16
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Barnes, Dwight

Cokato, Minnesota

Date(s):
  • Creation: January 1900
  • Digitized: August 9, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Minnesota - Wright County - Cokato
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

On a winter morning in January 1900, the Great Northern Railway's passenger train stands at the Cokato, Minnesota depot. It is headed by an American type 4-4-0 locomotive bearing the Engine No. 127. This locomotive was built by the Schenectady Locomotive Works in 1882, and scrapped in 1916.
Observe this burnished locomotive and its consist of clean and well-maintained equipment.

Physical Description:

1 photographic print, b&w : 8 in. x 10 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): steam engines | Great Northern Railway
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1-0010
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth28923
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public