Single story wooden depot with covered platform. Carts and two small tractors next to depot. Railroad cars sitting on tracks further down. "Photo taken by Ronald Sims, 4207 Bowdoin St., Des Moines 13, Iowa"--Photograph verso.
Track splitting into two lines. Switch near tracks. Railroad bridge in distance. "CNW transfer, IA. (Des Moines) [L]ooks E. toward Highland TRF & Colfax. (CNW bridge) Ron Sims photo, 2717 Cornell, D.M. IA 50313"--Photograph verso.