CNJ 113 passes through the town of Schukill Haven, Pa, for one of the railroads Christmas excursions. This is also the home to other equipment owned by the Reading and Northern Railroad
With Santa onboard, CTA Holiday train is about to enter Clark-Lake station as an Evanston Express train as a Lake Street train departs.
George W Bush, son of the late George H W Bush the 41st President, arrives in Santa Barbara on a whistle stop campaign tour up the California Coast. He would go on to be elected the 43rd President... (more)
President George H.W. Bush waves from the rear car of “The Spirit of America” express during his re-election efforts on Halloween 1992. The impressive 19-car “whistle stop” train trip thro... (more)
On Halloween 1992, George H.W. Bush made a last-ditch effort for re-election in the 1992 Presidential campaign against Bill Clinton with a train trip through the Wisconsin countryside. The Preside... (more)
The big dog in the roundhouse is this 4-8-4 Northern built by ALCO in 1942. In 1946 this locomotive had the distinction of pulling President Truman's re-election campaign special. This engine has ... (more)
POTUS! George Bush is on board this special campaign train as it rolls thru southern Wisconsin just prior to election day. An escort train led this train by 10 minutes and helicopters were everywh... (more)
The George Bush Campaign train rolls across the Gaviota Trestle on a swing through California.
In 1972 Senator Howard Baker utilized the famous Clinchfield 1 spot for old fashioned "whistle stop" campaign tour. Here, the train is passing through Nashville, TN. on the last day of the tour. 3... (more)
The Warren G. Magnuson campaign special rolls east along Lake Easton as "Maggie" runs for yet another re-election. By this time the Amtrak Empire Builder had moved off this former NP line to the e... (more)
Special campaign train for Iowa Governor Chet Culver makes a stop at the former CRI&P depot in West Liberty as some of the locals come out to see the event.
A campaign train for Gov. Jim Thompson takes a siding off the high iron of the Illinois Central somewhere near Marion. The train had been in Cairo earlier for a campaign stop.
Govenor "Big Jim" James Thompson (see the belt buckle) makes a whistle stop in downstate Cairo during the 1978 re-election campaign, which he won getting 60% of the vote. The train was pulled by ... (more)
IAIS 513 stops at Merengo with a campaign train carrying Iowa governor Chet Culver.
Iowa governor Chet Culver's campaign train rolls across the Iowa River Bridge in Iowa City during his whistle stop tour.