Black and white photograph of the the West Side Milling District of Minneapolis from the courthouse showing the extensive rail yards required for the shipping of grain and flour, ca. 1912. Photograph by Sweet.

View of the West Side Milling District

View of the West Side Milling District of Minneapolis from the courthouse showing the extensive rail yards required for the shipping of grain and flour, ca. 1912. Photograph by Sweet.

Black and white photograph of Florence Klingensmith’s Bee Gee airplane, 1933.

Florence Klingensmith’s Bee Gee airplane

Klingensmith’s Bee Gee Model Y Senior Sportster prior to the National Air Races in Chicago and her crash during the Phillip Tracy Trophy Race, 1933. The plane’s identification number, NR718Z, marks it as Klingensmith’s.

Milwaukee road tickets and envelope, manufactured 1948.

Milwaukee road tickets and envelope

Milwaukee road tickets and envelope, manufactured 1948.

Black and white photograph of the arrival of the Milwaukee train, Austin, Minnesota, 1874.

Arrival of the Milwaukee train, Austin

Arrival of the Milwaukee train, Austin, Minnesota, 1874.

Milwaukee Road ticket envelope issued to Paul Clement on December 27, 1966.

Milwaukee Road ticket envelope

Milwaukee Road ticket envelope issued to Paul Clement on December 27, 1966.

Color image of “The Milwaukee Road” sign, manufactured ca. 1950s.

“The Milwaukee Road” sign

“The Milwaukee Road” sign, manufactured ca. 1950s.

Black and white photograph of a snow blockade, Southern Minnesota Division, Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway, March 29, 1881.

Snow blockade

Snow blockade, Southern Minnesota Division, Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway, March 29, 1881.

Black and white photograph of the C. M. & St. P. Depot, Wheaton, Minn, 1917.

C. M. & St. P. Depot, Wheaton

C. M. & St. P. Depot, Wheaton, Minn, 1917.

Black and white photograph of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railway Company tracks near Maple Springs, Wabasha County, 1903.

Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railway Company tracks

Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railway Company tracks near Maple Springs, Wabasha County, 1903.

Black and white photograph of the St. Croix tower on Milwaukee Road north of Hastings. Photograph by Richard G. Smedley, 1983.

St. Croix tower on the Milwaukee Road

St. Croix tower on Milwaukee Road north of Hastings. Photograph by Richard G. Smedley, 1983.

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