Robert Hadley’s Burlington Northern

The next batch of selections from our Robert A. Hadley Collection are available online featuring this Burlington Northern Railroad freight train at Omaha, Nebraska, in May 1990. Visit our website for the entire album:

The Center needs your help identifying the missing pieces in several of our Hadley images. If there are specific locations, dates, or details that you know please email or comment on our Flickr page:

Hadley Collection Overview

  • Gift of Apex Foundation
  • 6,618 black and white negatives
  • 1930s to 2000s
  • Coverage includes the United States, England, and Canada with particular emphasis on Michigan and the Upper-Midwest, as well as Colorado and Wyoming