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History of Cowley County, Kansas
List of Transportation Images

 

Flatboat Flatboat Crossing the Missouri (1870?)
   
Arkansas River at Great Bend, KS Pioneers, Wagons and Oxen Crossing the Arkansas River at Great Bend, KS.
(this is actually a promo photo for a movie produced in the '30's)
   
Building the Bridge over the Mississippi Building the Bridge over the Mississippi in 1872?
   
4 Horse Stage Coach Advertising Opera House 4 Horse Stage Coach Advertising Opera House
   
Stage Coach Stage Coach arriving at the Central Hotel in 1877.
Another view of the Central Hotel
   
train First Train into Winfield
   
Atcheson, Topeka and Santa Fe Depot, Topeka, Ks. 1880 Atcheson, Topeka and Santa Fe Depot, Topeka, Ks. 1880
   
Chautauqua Locomotive Denver, Menphis & Atlantic Railway Co., Chautauqua Locomotive No. 4
   
Sumner Locomotive #6 Engine Denver, Menphis & Atlantic Railway Co., Sumner Locomotive No. 6
   
Computer Model of Chautauqua Images from Computer Model of Chautauqua
   
Cowley Locomotive No. 5 Cowley Locomotive No. 5, The Engine that never existed, but should have.
   
1893 Cherokee Strip Land Rush Wagons Ready for the Opening of the Cherokee Strip on Sept. 16, 1893.
   
Union Street Railway Company Union Street Railway Company Headquarters in Winfield, Ks. (before 1905)
   
Mule Drawn Trolley Mule Drawn trolley at 9th and Main in Winfield, Ks.
   
Roy Becker Roy Becker driving a Wells Fargo Wagon in Winfield, Ks.
   
Horse Drawn Cabs Horse Drawn Cabs at the Train Station
   
Horse Drawn Street Car Last Trip in Horse Drawn Street Car May 12, 1909
   
Electric Street Car Winfield's First Electric Street Car (1909)
   
Electric Street Car Electric Street Car passing Bretton Hotel
   
Mo-Pac Passenger Train Mo-Pac Passenger Train by Water Tower (2 cars)
   
Walnut River Boat on the Walnut River with Train Crossing Trestle in the Background
   
Railroad Workers with Hand Car Railroad Workers with Hand Car
   
Supply Wagon Train Steam Tractors Pulling Supply Wagon Train in Mojave Desert 1909
   
switch engine Switch Engine No. 2184 Santa Fe, May 8, 1910
   
people waiting for new train People Waiting for New Train at the Santa Fe Depot, September 18, 1911
   
1911 train New Train at the Santa Fe Depot in Winfield, KS., September 18, 1911
   
farm wagon Old Farm Wagon (1912)
   
auto racing Automobile Racing at the Cowley County Fairgrounds in about 1915
   
Yount racing E. W. Yount racing motorcycles at the Fairgrounds in 1916
   
Santa Fe Freight Santa Fe Freight Under Way (in 50's)
   
Santa Fe #3751 steam engine Santa Fe #3751 Under Full Steam (1991)

 

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