Early Train Engine

Early Train Engine

Time Frame: Early 1870s

This train pulls into a depot. Trains were used to transport products and passengers. They were a welcome new form of transportation in the early 1870s in Iowa.
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Photo courtesy of the Iowa Department of Transportation

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