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Richard Steinheimer, “Southern Pacific #4194 ‘Tehachapi’ Night Train 55 at Glendale Station,” Glendale, CA, 1950.
http://facweb.cs.depaul.edu/sgrais/night_photography.htm

Richard Steinheimer, “Southern Pacific #4194 ‘Tehachapi’ Night Train 55 at Glendale Station,” Glendale, CA, 1950.

http://facweb.cs.depaul.edu/sgrais/night_photography.htm

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It’s around 1950 in this photo of the Miami train station.
http://swampysflorida.com/?p=3744

It’s around 1950 in this photo of the Miami train station.

http://swampysflorida.com/?p=3744

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The ALn 772 (Automotrice Leggera a nafta, Light Diesel motor car) series are a group of Diesel railcars built for the Italian public railway company Ferrovie dello Stato (FS) between the 1930s and the 1950s.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FS_Class_ALn_772

The ALn 772 (Automotrice Leggera a nafta, Light Diesel motor car) series are a group of Diesel railcars built for the Italian public railway company Ferrovie dello Stato (FS) between the 1930s and the 1950s.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FS_Class_ALn_772

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CNR diesel demonstrators. New gallery with MLW 9077 and 9078 PA1 covered wagons; GM’s lightweight Aerotrain and MLW RSD-17 3899 destined to become CP 8921.
http://www.trainweb.org/oldtimetrains/whatsnew_2012.htm

CNR diesel demonstrators. New gallery with MLW 9077 and 9078 PA1 covered wagons; GM’s lightweight Aerotrain and MLW RSD-17 3899 destined to become CP 8921.

http://www.trainweb.org/oldtimetrains/whatsnew_2012.htm

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"Twenty Eight Hundred" H1 Class 4-6-4 Hudson. Engine 2821 shop track Glen. 3/1947 Canadian Pacific Railway /Steve Morris Collection.
http://www.trainweb.org/oldtimetrains/photos/cpr_steam/royal.htm

"Twenty Eight Hundred" H1 Class 4-6-4 Hudson. Engine 2821 shop track Glen. 3/1947 Canadian Pacific Railway /Steve Morris Collection.

http://www.trainweb.org/oldtimetrains/photos/cpr_steam/royal.htm

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Atomic trains are closer than you think.

Atomic trains are closer than you think.

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Bad weather for a nice steamer: SNCF 141R124 in Lausanne.
http://www.rail-pictures.com/name/train-photo/9091/gallery/France~Steam+locomotives~Various.html
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SNCF 2-8-2 No 141R 50, built by Lima (Ohio) in 1946, blasts through Tintelleries station on the climb out of Boulogne with the 08.10 Paris Nord to Calais Maritime Rapide. Boulogne-Tintelleries station Nord pas de Calais, France, September 01, 1968.
http://www.railpictures.net/photo/181863/

SNCF 2-8-2 No 141R 50, built by Lima (Ohio) in 1946, blasts through Tintelleries station on the climb out of Boulogne with the 08.10 Paris Nord to Calais Maritime Rapide. Boulogne-Tintelleries station Nord pas de Calais, France, September 01, 1968.

http://www.railpictures.net/photo/181863/

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Cookie heaven: Trains pull into a factory owned by the National Biscuit Company, between W. 15th and 16th streets, July 30, 1950. Photo courtesy Ed Doyle/Flickr.
http://theboweryboys.blogspot.com/2012/03/bowery-boys-high-line-audio-walking.html

Cookie heaven: Trains pull into a factory owned by the National Biscuit Company, between W. 15th and 16th streets, July 30, 1950. Photo courtesy Ed Doyle/Flickr.

http://theboweryboys.blogspot.com/2012/03/bowery-boys-high-line-audio-walking.html

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Steam Train 3623 at Albury Railway Station, New South Wales, 1930’s.
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Steam_Train_3623_at_Albury_Railway_Station_1930s.jpg

Steam Train 3623 at Albury Railway Station, New South Wales, 1930’s.

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Steam_Train_3623_at_Albury_Railway_Station_1930s.jpg

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The 20th Century Limited gets ready to leave Grand Central Station in New York for its last run, on December 2, 1967. The 20th Century Limited was an express passenger train that ran between between Grand Central Terminal and LaSalle Street Station in Chicago, operated by the New York Central Railroad from 1902 until 1967. (AP Photo/John Duricka).
http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2013/02/grand-central-terminal-turns-100/100451/

The 20th Century Limited gets ready to leave Grand Central Station in New York for its last run, on December 2, 1967. The 20th Century Limited was an express passenger train that ran between between Grand Central Terminal and LaSalle Street Station in Chicago, operated by the New York Central Railroad from 1902 until 1967. (AP Photo/John Duricka).

http://www.theatlantic.com/infocus/2013/02/grand-central-terminal-turns-100/100451/

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Santa Fe Railroad bridge over Canyon Diablo, Arizona, showing train and signs of Albuquerque, New Mexico.
http://poulwebb.blogspot.com/2012/08/powell-survey-part-1_7.html

Santa Fe Railroad bridge over Canyon Diablo, Arizona, showing train and signs of Albuquerque, New Mexico.

http://poulwebb.blogspot.com/2012/08/powell-survey-part-1_7.html

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Postcard depiction of the Kansas City Southern train “Southern Belle” during the train’s first year on the rails. The card shows the original paint scheme. Postmarked 1941.
http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Southern_Belle_Kansas_City_Southern_Railroad_1941.JPG

Postcard depiction of the Kansas City Southern train “Southern Belle” during the train’s first year on the rails. The card shows the original paint scheme. Postmarked 1941.

http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Southern_Belle_Kansas_City_Southern_Railroad_1941.JPG

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D&RGW F7 5654 and T&P E8 33 at Denver Union Station on August 20, 1964, photo by Chuck Zeiler.
http://www.rrpicturearchives.net/showPicture.aspx?id=2242312

D&RGW F7 5654 and T&P E8 33 at Denver Union Station on August 20, 1964, photo by Chuck Zeiler.

http://www.rrpicturearchives.net/showPicture.aspx?id=2242312

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Some of the most beautiful diesels on the rails today, the Norfolk Southern F Units are a symbol of the history of Norfolk Southern and its predecessors.
http://trainprofiles.blogspot.com/2012/03/ns-ocs-f-units.html

Some of the most beautiful diesels on the rails today, the Norfolk Southern F Units are a symbol of the history of Norfolk Southern and its predecessors.

http://trainprofiles.blogspot.com/2012/03/ns-ocs-f-units.html