By the the time this picture of the "Midnight Special" from St. Louis was taken, Chuck Berry had been recording nearby at the Chess studios over 4 years. Perhaps he rode this train to Chicago whe... (more)
May be anywhere but "unknown" was not a choice. Any guesses? Who is the mysterious man on the left? I have forgetten, didn't label. Words to the wise. Someday you'll be able to hide your own ... (more)
The restored GM&O depot in downtown Mobile.
This old GM&O engine has seen better days. Seems the 631 needs a little attention. This unit is parked within a fence near FSI, Inc in downtown Mobile.
GM&O office car #5 is waiting for a paint job. It emerged in a gaudy candy apple red color
GM&O RS-1s 1122 and 1124 with ICG 1269
Sunning itself in Illinois Central Gulf's yard in Mobile, Alabama, on February 27th, 1983, is RS-1 1053, still painted in predecessor Gulf Mobile & Ohio colors. This engine, built by Alco in May ... (more)