Photog CHIONE......from my collection.
Geraniums are neatly planted along the platform at Hinsdale, Illinois, making the pleasant spring afternoon feel even more like summer on May 28, 1992. Burlington Northern’s busy triple track main... (more)
In August 1968, A Milwaukee Road commuter train heads inbound at B-12 in Franklin Park with a single E9A and cab car. Original Slide. R. W. Richards Photo. Sam Foster Collection.
A power-short South Shore utilized a set of RTA equipment early in 1985, including an E-unit and CNW bilevel commuter cars which is seen here passing through Burnham. Tom Golden photo.
Tom Golden photo.
On Burlington Northern’s triple-track main line from Chicago to Aurora, another commuter train, or “dinky” as they are called locally, heads west on Track 1 at Highlands, Illinois, on August 2, 19... (more)
A four car train approaches Van Buren Street Station.
Chicago & North Western F7A 412 leads a westbound commuter through fog and haze in 1979.
The ancestor of today's Metra Southwest Service was a single weekday commuter train between Orland Park, IL, and Chicago's Dearborn Station, inherited by the Norfolk & Western from the Wabash. Pas... (more)
Randy Knaub is getting the shot of another ubiquitous Chicago and North Western commuter train about to hit the MILW diamonds at Mayfair in 1976.
This strange flat-faced machine was one of two unique AB6 diesels built by EMD in 1940 for the Rock Island. Basically modified E6 B-units with cabs, they were designed to run as trailing units on ... (more)
BN commuter train passes under the classic searchlight signal bridge as it arrives at its Aurora destination.
One of a parade of evening rush hour commuter trains.