The Minneapolis & St. Louis Railway
"The Peoria Gateway"
Albert Lea, Minnesota:
Unfortunately, the top example is missing a year.
Copied at the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific RR depot, to RI trains operating in the M&St.L yard:
Albia CB&Q, Iowa:
A Wabash RR form, copied at the Chicago, Burlington & Quincy RR depot.
To a CB&Q and an M&St.L train, both operating on Wabash RR tracks.
Copied at the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific RY depot. An Illinois
Central RR, M&St.L & Rock Island train, all interacting on RI trackage.
Des Moines, Iowa:
Could these two orders be the work of a student operator?
Unfortunately, the slow order is missing.
A M&St.L train entering Rock Island tracks en route to Minnesota.
Mason City, Iowa:
Merriam Junction, Minnesota:
New Prague, Minnesota:
This is a deep copy. The operator has not been using a tin, so a lot of ghosting.
This order was never completed- But the information is still interesting.
Order to an M&St.L train operating on Illinois Central RR tracks:
Note the top order was never signed by an operator.
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