Browse Items (2668 total) for John P. Vander Maas Railroadiana

Sign for Atlantic on two short poles. Pile of railroad ties behind sign. Shed type building with big open doors on either end. More ornate building behind that. Grain elevators to right of buildings. Train cars on tracks to left. Sign with 440 on…

Small, single story wooden depot with peeling paint. Automobiles parked in front and pickup truck next to it. Another building immediately behind it. "IAIS new depot. View looks N. Ron Sims photo, 2717 Cornell, D.M. IA 50313"--Photograph verso.

Single story wooden depot with sign for Atwood on roof. Two people and a dog on the platform. "R.I. depot. Joint agency with C & NW. Era 1905. From Ronald D. Sims, 2717 Cornell St., Des Moines, Iowa 50313 Collection"--Photograph verso.

Single set of tracks splitting into two different directions. Boxes on poles near tracks. Utility poles and light along tracks. "[Vi]ew looks W. [Ro]n Sims photo, [2]717 Cornell, [D]. M. IA 50313"--Photograph verso.

Sign for Audubon Jct. between sets of tracks. "View looks W"--Photograph verso.

Grown over tracks with a building on the left and a grain elevator in the background. There are three grain bins on the right and several buildings in the background.

Grain elevators on either side of tracks. Sign with cart at base. "[Vi]ew looks E. [Ro]n Sims photo, [271]7 Cornell, [D.M.] IA 50313"--Photograph verso.

Single story wooden depot with boarded up windows. Grain elevator immediately next to it. Utility pole. Body shop behind.

Single story wooden depot with insignia under sign for Aurora. Signal on pole. Railroad cart parked next to depot. "James L. Rueber, 2509 South Shore Drive, Clear Lake, Iowa 50428"--Postcard verso.

Grain elevators next to tracks with sign on short wooden pole for Austinville. "View looks W. Ron Sims photo, 2717 Cornell, D.M. IA 50313"--Photograph verso.