[Texas South-Eastern Railroad Engine 1]

[Texas South-Eastern Railroad Engine 1]

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of the Texas South-Eastern Railroad Company engine 1 at Vair station, Trinity County, Texas. Engine 1 was 4-4-0 steam locomotive built by Dickson Manufacturing Company circa 1884. It was original operated by either the Houston, East & West Texas Railway or the Kansas & Gulf Shortline. The TSE may have acquired it in 1898. The TSE railroad was founded in 1900 by the same owners of Southern Pine Lumber Company and served the company's logging operations. It also provided passenger service from Diboll to Lufkin until 1942.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Texas South-Eastern Railroad Engine 8 in the Woods]

[Texas South-Eastern Railroad Engine 8 in the Woods]

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of the Texas South-Eastern Railroad engine 8 pulling a train of hardwood logs and McGiffert log loader 3. These logs were cut from the J. M. Walker league in Trinity County. The engine workers pose for the photograph. Engine 8 was a Shay locomotive built by the Lima Locomotive Works in March 1907. It was built new for the TSE and Southern Pine Lumber Company. The TSE railroad was founded in 1900 by the same owners of Southern Pine Lumber Company and served the company's logging operations. It also provided passenger service from Diboll to Lufkin until 1942.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Texas South-Eastern Railroad Engine 8]

[Texas South-Eastern Railroad Engine 8]

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of the Texas South-Eastern Railroad engine 8 at Vair station, Trinity County, Texas. Engine 8 was a Shay locomotive built by the Lima Locomotive Works in March 1907. It was built new for the TSE and Southern Pine Lumber Company. The TSE railroad was founded in 1900 by the same owners of Southern Pine Lumber Company and served the company's logging operations. It also provided passenger service from Diboll to Lufkin until 1942.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Texas South-Eastern Railroad Office]

[Texas South-Eastern Railroad Office]

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of the Texas South-Eastern Railroad Company office in Diboll, Texas.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Texas South-Eastern Railroad Engine 3 near Blix]

[Texas South-Eastern Railroad Engine 3 near Blix]

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of the Texas South-Eastern Railroad engine 3 along the right of way near Blix station, western Angelina County, Texas. Engine 3 was a Baldwin 2-6-0 steam locomotive that was believed to be originally built for the Vicksburg, Shreveport and Pacific Railway. It was later sold to mining operations in Uvalde, Texas in 1939. The TSE railroad was founded in 1900 by the same owners of Southern Pine Lumber Company and served the company's logging operations. It also provided passenger service from Diboll to Lufkin until 1942.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Railroad Grading Work near Blix]

[Railroad Grading Work near Blix]

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of railroad grading work on the Lufkin branch of the Texas South-Eastern Railroad right of way near Blix, western Angelina County, Texas.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Texas South-Eastern Railroad Engine 4]

[Texas South-Eastern Railroad Engine 4]

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of Texas South-Eastern Railroad engine 4 pulling a Galveston, Harrisburg and San Antonio Railway freight car, a TSE caboose, and twelve cars of pine logs. Ed Baucum is the engineer. Engine 4 was a Baldwin 4-6-0 steam locomotive that the TSE purchased in March 1904 from the Ragley Lumber Company for $3,500. It was sold to the Lufkin, Hemphill and Gulf Railway in November 1921. The TSE railroad was founded in 1900 by the same owners of Southern Pine Lumber Company and served the company's logging operations. It also provided passenger service from Diboll to Lufkin until 1942.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Bucyrus Steam Shovel near Blix]

[Bucyrus Steam Shovel near Blix]

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of a Bucyrus steam shovel at work loading rail cars near Blix station, along the Texas South-Eastern Railroad right of way in western Angelina County, Texas.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Texas South-Eastern Railroad Engine 5]

[Texas South-Eastern Railroad Engine 5]

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of the Texas South-Eastern Railroad engine 5 at Blix station along the TSE right of way in western Angelina County, Texas. Engine 5 was a Baldwin 4-6-0 steam locomotive built in 1905. It was later sold to Urbana Gravel Company of Urbana and scrapped in 1954. The TSE railroad was founded in 1900 by the same owners of Southern Pine Lumber Company and served the company's logging operations. It also provided passenger service from Diboll to Lufkin until 1942.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
[Texas South-Eastern Railroad Office Interior]

[Texas South-Eastern Railroad Office Interior]

Date: 1907
Creator: American Lumberman
Description: Photograph of the interior of the Texas South-Eastern Railroad Company office. General manager W. J. Raef sits behind the desk with an unidentified assistant in the foreground. Note the telephone, electric light, heater, and a safe. Raef was general manager as early as 1903 but left the railroad in early 1908.
Contributing Partner: The History Center
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