Monon #5 passenger train pauses in Lafayette, IN on its southbound journey through Indiana during July 1961. From the John E. Troxler collection. Photographer unknown.
Train 5, The Lake Cities. A Roger Puta Photograph
Monon F3(A) 81A with F3(A) 85B in the colors of Monon's freight diesels were Black and Gold, pulling Chicago to Louisville train No.6 (The Thoroughbred) August 9, 1960 at Smithville, Indiana. Pho... (more)
Monon's "Thoroughbred" boards passengers in Mitchell Indiana
Monon's "Thoroughbred" passing the semaphores at Salem.
The final remnant of the Monon's "Thoroughbred" boards passengers in Bloomington Indiana. On the north side of McDoel Yard where the Monon's last passenger station in Bloomington was constructed.
The Lake Cities (note depot at left).
The Maple Leaf
NYC leaving Indianapolis Union Station.
Indy action in the 50s/60s era at Union Station. This is the South Wind, operated by the PRR Chi-Louisville, then L&N to Montgomery, AL., ACL Montgomery-Jacksonville, FEC J'ville to Miami.
Indy action in the 50s/60s era at Union Station. 5772 along with 5766 with an afternoon eastbound from Chicago or St. Louis. More info coming.