A pair of the Monon's distinctive BL2s haul a Clearing Yard-Hammond transfer run through Pullman Junction in South Chicago. The EMD BL2, a late-1940s transitional model between cab units and road ... (more)
Monon 502 leads a Louisville to Chicago freight off the K&IT bridge and onto Vincennes Street in New Albany, Indiana where the train will spend much of the next two miles of its journey navigating... (more)
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.
The Monon owned nine EMD BL2s, a strange evolutionary step between cab units and GP7s. Some found BL2s to be hopelessly ugly; I always thought they were kind of neat because they were so different... (more)
On a hot and hazy midwestern summer afternoon, the Monon crew has the cab door open for a breath of fresh air as their pair of Alco Century 420s approaches State Line Tower in Hammond, IN, with a ... (more)
A Roger Puta Photograph
Considered an ugly duckling by many, I'm quite the fan of the BL2 body lines, and especially like the black and gold of the Monon scheme on them. Here #32 sits behind the shops of the Kentucky Rai... (more)
Monon (CIL) GE U23B No.605
Monon (CIL) Alco C628 No.406
Monon (CIL) freight train with three Alco C628's No.407,405 and 400 in Bedford, Indiana February 05, 1967.
Monon (CIL) freight train with two Alco C628's No.404 and 400 in Hammond, Indiana September 17, 1967.
The Thoroughbred 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)
A turntable and roundhouse from my slide collection with no name on the slide. Need help with this location.