Built in May 1953 as one of 23 F7s geared for a maximum speed of 80 mph it was used in both freight and passenger service until Amtrak. Photo taken from my slide collection, photographer unknown.
Santa Fe between Borger and Panhandle, Texas on July 11, 1964, the 263C-2791A-2789A-2637 (F7A-GP7B-GP7B-F7A). No photographer's name listed on slide. RL Collection.
The Metra "century" locomotive reflects off an inbound scoot at the height of the Metra evening rush. Leaving in its dust is the Sears Tower(Willis doesn't sound right) and Trump tower. more)