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Santa Fe freight train at Tehachapi Loop, early 1950’s.
http://transpressnz.blogspot.com/2013/06/santa-fe-freight-train-at-tehachapi.html

Santa Fe freight train at Tehachapi Loop, early 1950’s.

http://transpressnz.blogspot.com/2013/06/santa-fe-freight-train-at-tehachapi.html

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Denver & Rio Grande locomotive 3608, about 1940
http://www.ghostdepot.com/rg/contents.htm

Denver & Rio Grande locomotive 3608, about 1940

http://www.ghostdepot.com/rg/contents.htm

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Tracks and steam at Boston North Station, 1930s-1940s.
http://transpressnz.blogspot.com/2014/02/tracks-and-steam-at-boston-north.html

Tracks and steam at Boston North Station, 1930s-1940s.

http://transpressnz.blogspot.com/2014/02/tracks-and-steam-at-boston-north.html

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Burlington Pioneer Zephyr passenger train approaching station and waiting passengers at East Dubuque, Illinois, in 1940.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/High-speed_rail_in_the_United_States

Burlington Pioneer Zephyr passenger train approaching station and waiting passengers at East Dubuque, Illinois, in 1940.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/High-speed_rail_in_the_United_States

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900 one of two 0-8-0’s a big improvement over small 0-6-0’s. Note the vestibule cab rare for switch engines.
http://trainweb.org/oldtimetrains/photos/onr/one.htm

900 one of two 0-8-0’s a big improvement over small 0-6-0’s. Note the vestibule cab rare for switch engines.

http://trainweb.org/oldtimetrains/photos/onr/one.htm

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The Wabash Blue Bird near St. Louis in 1958.
http://streamlinermemories.info/?paged=60

The Wabash Blue Bird near St. Louis in 1958.

http://streamlinermemories.info/?paged=60

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Santa Fe Blue Bird. 4-6-4 Hudson 3460 at the Oklahoma City engine facilities called Nowers on March 3, 1950. (Some folks called it the Blue Goose). John R. Gibson Photo
http://www.trainboard.com/railimages/showphoto.php/photo/127603/title/santa-fe-blue-bird/cat/583

Santa Fe Blue Bird. 4-6-4 Hudson 3460 at the Oklahoma City engine facilities called Nowers on March 3, 1950. (Some folks called it the Blue Goose). John R. Gibson Photo

http://www.trainboard.com/railimages/showphoto.php/photo/127603/title/santa-fe-blue-bird/cat/583

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Although painted silver to match its Zephyrs, the Burlington’s pendulum car was often run with heavyweight cars.
http://streamlinermemories.info/?p=637

Although painted silver to match its Zephyrs, the Burlington’s pendulum car was often run with heavyweight cars.

http://streamlinermemories.info/?p=637

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March 1943. Washing one of the Santa Fe R.R. 5,400-horsepower diesel freight locomotives in the roundhouse at Argentine, Kansas. 4×5 Kodachrome transparency by Jack Delano.
http://www.vintag.es/2013/09/wonderful-colour-photos-of-american.html

March 1943. Washing one of the Santa Fe R.R. 5,400-horsepower diesel freight locomotives in the roundhouse at Argentine, Kansas. 4×5 Kodachrome transparency by Jack Delano.

http://www.vintag.es/2013/09/wonderful-colour-photos-of-american.html

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March 1943. Washing one of the Santa Fe R.R. 5,400-horsepower diesel freight locomotives in the roundhouse at Argentine, Kansas. 4×5 Kodachrome transparency by Jack Delano.
http://www.vintag.es/2013/09/wonderful-colour-photos-of-american.html

March 1943. Washing one of the Santa Fe R.R. 5,400-horsepower diesel freight locomotives in the roundhouse at Argentine, Kansas. 4×5 Kodachrome transparency by Jack Delano.

http://www.vintag.es/2013/09/wonderful-colour-photos-of-american.html

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Santa Fe Super Chief at Dearborn Station most likely in very late 1935 or early 1936. These locomotives were built in 1935. They were the original diesel electric locomotives purchased for use on the Super Chief.
http://www.monon.monon.org/bygone/chicago-dearborn.html

Santa Fe Super Chief at Dearborn Station most likely in very late 1935 or early 1936. These locomotives were built in 1935. They were the original diesel electric locomotives purchased for use on the Super Chief.

http://www.monon.monon.org/bygone/chicago-dearborn.html

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BNSF Coming from the South (Seattle).
http://geotrains.blogspot.com/2011/04/balmer-yard-seattle-bnsf.html
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BNSF 341 (ATSF GP60B). EMD GP60B built 7/1991. Photographed at BNSF Balmer Yard, Seattle, WA, 7/11/2014. Photo by HvD.

BNSF 341 (ATSF GP60B). EMD GP60B built 7/1991. Photographed at BNSF Balmer Yard, Seattle, WA, 7/11/2014. Photo by HvD.

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Penn Central ex New Haven Railroad EMD FL -9. Harmon New York circa mid 1970’s.
http://eddiesrailroad.blogspot.com/2010_06_01_archive.html

Penn Central ex New Haven Railroad EMD FL -9. Harmon New York circa mid 1970’s.

http://eddiesrailroad.blogspot.com/2010_06_01_archive.html

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1935 New Haven Comet
http://www.con-cor.com/HO-1935-New-Haven-Comet.html