RailPictures.Net Photo: CBQ 9969 Chicago Burlington & Quincy Railroad EMD E8(A) at Chicago, Illinois by Steve Patterson
 
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» EMD E8(A) (more..)
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» Chicago, Illinois, USA (more..)
» October 08, 1968
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» CBQ 9969 (more..)
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Two CB&Q E units lead the California Zephyr out of Chicago on Oct. 8, 1968. Stainless steel adorns the sides of 9969 and partner. The Zephyr would not last until Amtrak’s birth.
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