Lawrence County, Missouri
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Identifier: p01089
Title:
Aurora, Missouri Depot
Creator:
Unknown
Description:
The railroad depot at Aurora, Missouri. used by the St. Louis-San Francisco Railway Company. In 1870, the Frisco railroad reached the locality of what is now Aurora, and the town was platted in May of 1870.
County:
Lawrence
Division:
Eastern
Subdivision: Springfield
Branch:
Aurora
Station:
B198
Freight:
30
Milepost:
268.9 miles from St. Louis
Date Original:
Unknown
Source:
4 x 6 inch black and white photograph

Identifier: p01090
Title:
Aurora, Missouri Depot
Creator:
Allen R. Johnson, Rail Photographer
Description:
The railroad depot at Aurora, Missouri, used by the St. Louis-San Francisco Railway Company. The train going from Aurora to Monett was dubbed the “Whiskey Special” according to Bob Lowry of the Aurora Advertiser. The station was built in 1906 with Spanish style architecture. The station that replaced the depot in the
photograph was nicknamed the “Corn Crib.” (Kansas City Star, Sunday, July 10, 1977, p. 25)
County:
Lawrence
Division:
Eastern

Subdivision:
Springfield
Branch:
Unknown
Station:
B198
Freight:
30
Milepost:
268.9 miles from St. Louis
Date Original:
September 13, 1953
Source:
3 x 5 inch black and white photograph

Identifier: p01183
Title:
Logan, Missouri Depot
Creator:
Howard Killam
Description:
The railroad depot at Logan, Missouri, used by the St. Louis-San Francisco Railway Company
County:
Lawrence
Division:
Eastern
Subdivision: Springfield
Branch:
Unknown
Station:
262
Freight:
494
Milepost:
262.3 miles from St. Louis
Date Original:
June 20, 1954
Source:
3 x 5 inch black and white photograph

Identifier: p01190
Title:
Marionville, Missouri Depot
Creator:
Howard D. Killam
Description:
The railroad depot at Marionville, Missouri, used by the St. Louis-San Francisco Railway Company
County:
Lawrence
Division:
Eastern
Subdivision: Springfield
Branch:
Unknown
Station:
T264
Freight:
530
Milepost:
263.6 miles from Kansas City
Date Original:
1967
Source:
3.5 x 5.5 inch black and white photograph

Identifier: p01195
Title:
Miller, Missouri Depot
Creator:
Howard Killam
Description:
The railroad depot at Miller, Missouri, used by the St. Louis-San Francisco Railway Company
County:
Lawrence
Division:
Northern
Subdivision: Ash Grove
Branch:
Aurora
Station:
B178
Freight:
548
Milepost:
178 miles from Kansas City
Date Original:
July 1950
Source:
4 x 6 inch black and white photograph

Identifier: p01206
Title:
Mount Vernon, Missouri Depot
Creator:
Arthur Johnson
Description:
The railroad depot at Mount Vernon, Missouri, used by the St. Louis-San Francisco Railway Company
County:
Lawrence
Division:
Northern
Subdivision: Ash Grove
Branch:
Aurora
Station:
B186
Freight:
567
Milepost:
186.4 miles from Kansas City
Date Original:
December 28, 1947
Source:
3.5 x 5.5 inch black and white photograph

Identifier: p01226
Title:
Pierce City, Missouri Depot
Creator:
Allen Johnson
Description:
The railroad depot at Pierce City, Missouri, used by the St. Louis-San Francisco Railway Company. Pierce City, laid out in 1870 by Henry C. Young and Charles B. McAfee, was named for Andrew Pierce of Boston, then president of the St. Louis & San Francisco Railway Company, but the name was misspelled “Peirce” on the original plat dedicating the land for public
use. (—How Missouri Counties, Towns and Streams Were Named, by David Eaton, Third Article, p. 184.)
County:
Lawrence
Division:
Southwestern

Subdivision:
Cherokee
Branch:
Unknown
Station:
G287
Freight:
Unknown
Milepost:
286.9 miles from St. Louis
Date Original:
May 2, 1948
Source:
3.5 x 5.5 inch black and white photograph

Identifier: p01273
Title:
Verona, Missouri Depot
Creator:
Unknown
Description:
The railroad depot at Verona, Missouri, used by the St. Louis-San Francisco Railway Company
County:
Lawrence
Division:
Eastern
Subdivision: Springfield
Branch:
Unknown
Station:
274
Freight:
866
Milepost:
273.7 miles from St. Louis
Date Original:
July 24, 1949
Source:
3 x 5 inch black and white photograph

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