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Published: January 24, 2014
Published: October 25, 2013
Amtrak
By Robert S. McGonigal
Published: January 25, 2013
Layout of CN's last, and biggest, steam locomotive shop.
By James A. Brown
Published: May 10, 2006
Published: July 22, 2005
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Sixty years ago, an intense winter storm trapped 226 people aboard the City of San Francisco in the Sierra Nevada mountains

By John Kelly
Published: January 10, 2002
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By Mike Schaller
Published: December 14, 2001
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They were a unique form of transportation that carried automobiles and railroad cars across Lake Michigan
By John Kelly
Published: September 6, 2001
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American railroads played an active role in developing America's national parks, and tapped into the country's burgeoning conservation movement and vacation travel market.
By John Kelly
Published: July 24, 2001
Amtrak Chicago-Los Angeles Super Chief June 1971
Half the passenger trains in the U.S. made their final runs on May 1, 1971, Amtrak's first day of operation.
By John Kelly
Published: June 5, 2001
Published: May 30, 2001
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A look at memorable railroad slogans and heralds through the years
By John Kelly
Published: April 5, 2001
City of New Orleans menu
When "fast" food was synonymous with luxury
By John Kelly
Published: February 21, 2001
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A series of maps show U.S. railroad electrification at its zenith in 1939, and the ambitious proposals for electrification in the post-War era.
Published: January 23, 2001
JOHN W. BARRIGER III
Ten individuals who transformed 20th century railroading
By Bill Schafer
Published: January 9, 2001
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