221 "Yellowstone" steam locomotive

Black and white photograph of a 221 "Yellowstone" steam locomotive, 1940.


The 221 was the first "Yellowstone"-type steam locomotive delivered to the Duluth, Missabe & Iron Range, and the first to be road tested out of Two Harbors. This view shows the locomotive en route to the DM&IR, wearing a "Baldwin Locomotive Works" banner, 1940. Note that the main rods, eccentric cranks, eccentric rods, etc. have been removed for transport.

Holding Location

Minnesota Historical Society

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