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IMAGES (click on thumbnail for high-resolution download)

Lake States Logo.
Lake States’ archive building at 330 Lynn Street in Baraboo, Wisconsin.
Ray Buhrmaster (left) and Don Evenson (right) work in the library room.
Volunteer Bob Ristow views large drawings inside archive warehouse.
Sturdy steel shelves house collections at our archive warehouse.
Flat file cabinets hold over 50,000 mechanical drawings.
Volunteer Jim Singer sorts photographic negatives.
Volunteer crew work to inventory and sort the incoming H&NE collection.
Bruce Meyer collection: ICRR at Centralia, IL in 1957.
Ed Wilkommen collection: MILW at Milwaukee, WI in 1955.
Ed Wilkommen collection: WADX steel reefer.
Lee Hastman Illinois Central Glass Plate collection: Burnside, IL shops.
C&NW station map of Baraboo, Wisconsin.
Illinois Central track joint linen drawing.