AT&SF coach yard at 18th St just to the north side of China Town. Nothing had really changed much except the Amtrak pointless arrows on the cars as it was still almost all ex-Santa Fe trains that ... (more)
Ex-MILW 200A Blt 1956 then 30A now AMTK 405....looking new in 72!
The Royal American Shows Circus Train westbound off the West Allis Line headed for the Twin Cities and the Minnesota State Fair.
Both Icons of the RR industry at the time Milwaukee Road E9 32A and GM&O E7 103 stand side by side at sunset in the Milwaukee Depot after an engine change in the new age of Amtrak.
If anyone would have told me back in the 60's when I hired out on the CMStP&P RR that I would have run a GM&O E7 Ida said "get outta here". But....here it sits one of many that would gra... (more)