Classic Railroad Scenes

Art Peterson
Item #01307

From the publishers of Trains magazine, Classic Railroad Scenes presents 100+ snapshots of railroading history from the 1940s to the early 1970s.

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From the publishers of Trains magazine, Classic Railroad Scenes presents 100+ snapshots of railroading history from the 1940s to the early 1970s.  This stunning collection of rare color photos focuses on train subjects in everyday settings - offering a unique and detailed view of railroading during the Classic and Transition eras, including:

  • Steam and diesel trains
  • AT&SF, B&O, SP, UP, WP, BN, CN and CP railroads
  • A variety of settings: large cities, small towns, and rural areas
  • Locations throughout the U.S. and Canada
  • And more!


Author: Art Peterson
Size: 11 x 8.5
Pages: 224
Table of Contents

Illinois Power & Light No. 470
Chicago, Indianapolis & Louisville (Monon) No. 444
Missouri & Kansas No. 118
Sand Springs Railway No. 66
Union Electric Railway No. 71
St. Louis Public Service No. 1136
Third Avenue Railway System No. 1096
Connecticut Co. No. 1474
Oklahoma Railways No. 122
Marion Railways No. 12
City Line of West Virginia No. 803
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe FT No. 168L
Dallas Railway & Terminal No. 190
Chicago North Shore & Milwaukee No. 500
Memphis Street Railway No. 305
Pere Marquette E7 No. 102
Milwaukee Electric Railway & Light No. 863
Cincinnati, Newport & Covington No. 511
Texas Electric No. 328
Western Pacific No. 485
Birmingham Electric No. 842
Memphis Union Station SW1 No. 10
Milwaukee Road No. 152
Pacific Electric No. 1120
Rio Grande Southern No. 5
Key System No. 139
San Francisco Municipal Railway No. 1002
Portland Traction Co. No. 509

Indianapolis Railways No. 136
Cincinnati Street Railway No. 1355
Scranton Transit No. 419
Virginian No. 103
Philadelphia Suburban Transportation No. 85
Anaconda Street Railway No. 16
British Columbia Electric No. 124
Cedar Rapids and Iowa City No. 119
Fort Dodge, Des Moines & Southern No. 72
Illinois Traction No. 263
Milwaukee Rapid Transit & Speedrail No. 60
Chicago & Illinois Midland No. 547
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western No. 814 (Train 2)
Lehigh Valley Transit No. 419
Metropolitan Transit Authority 3270-class
Seaboard Air Line E7 No. 3036
Chicago Aurora & Elgin No. 321
Pittsburgh Railways Co. No. 4394
West Penn No. 736
Pacific Great Eastern 70-Tonner No. 556
Chicago Transit Authority No. 248
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy E7 No. 9919A
Twin City Rapid Transit No. 1833
Chicago Transit Authority No. 7040
New York City Transit Authority Lo-V Train
Chicago & North Western F7 No. 4085A
Cleveland Transit System No. 4105
East Broad Top No. 18
Greater Winnipeg Transit Commission No. 712
Illinois Central No. 1237
Johnstown Traction Co. No. 405
Kansas City Public Service No. 769
Rutland RS3 No. 206
Illinois Central No. 1152
Philadelphia Transportation Co. No. 8215
Department of Street Railways No. 188
New York City Transit Authority No. 1080
Missouri Pacific FA2 No. 382
Montreal Transportation Commission No. 2174
New York, Ontario & Western Caboose No. 8341 and FT No. 807
San Francisco Municipal Railways No. 121
Sperry Rail Service No. 13
New York Central S-2 No. 102
Belfast & Moosehead Lake GE 70-ton No. 50
Canadian National No. 5056
Toronto Transit Commission No. 4653
Ottawa Transportation Commission No. 1001
Erie Literary Street Yard
Pittsburgh Railways Co. No. 1287
Pennsylvania Railroad GG1 No. 4932
Southern Pacific F7 No. 6190 (Train 4)

Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac E8 No. 1006
Chicago Great Western F3 No. 113C
Delaware, Lackawanna & Western No. 2543
New Orleans Public Service Inc. No. 943
Missouri & Illinois Bridge & Belt 44-ton No. 100
Baltimore Transit No. 7116
Erie-Lackawanna FA1 No. 7304
Chicago North Shore & Milwaukee 801-class
Sydney & Louisbourg No. 85
DC Transit No. 1526
Southern Pacific AS616 No. 5239
Los Angeles Metropolitan Transit Authority No. 3148
Northern Pacific NW2 No. 102 and Soo AS16 No. 380
Reading Company H24-66 No. 862
Chicago South Shore & South Bend No. 110
Long Island Rail Road No. 2528
Pennsylvania Railroad No. 267
El Paso City Lines No. 1513
Western Pacific F7 No. 804D
Philadelphia Transportation Co. No. 2778

Burlington Northern F9 No. 836
Baltimore & Ohio GP40 No. 4040
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Big Ben (Train 5-9)
Burlington Northern F7 No. 9736 (Amtrak Train 8)
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe S2 No. 2389
Delaware & Hudson U23B No. 2312
Chicago Transit Authority No. 6228
Norfolk & Western GP35 No. 201

GO Transit FP7 No. 902

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