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Classic Trains is a quarterly magazine celebrating the "golden years of railroading." Each issue covers the North American railroad scene from the 1920s to the late 1970s with extraordinary photographs and compelling writing. Giant steam locomotives, colorful streamliners, down-home local trains, great passenger terminals, recollections of railroaders and train-watchers . . . they're all in the pages of Classic Trains.
Another double anniversary issue
Meet this issue's crew
Another day at the office • What was it these engines said ...? • Jim Scribbins obituary
Letters from our readers
No F units here — Illinois Central stuck with the likes of 4-8-2 2604
St. Louis Southwestern Railway, a.k.a. Cotton Belt
Reading's FP7s: Queens of Diamonds
Steam Dream of a Lifetime • Throw Daddy Off the Train • Last Day of the Central's Named Trains • Ripping Them Down on the Rio Grande
Dodging Trolleys in Brooklyn
Reviews of new books and new DVD
Virginian Steam: Afternoon at Norfolk Terminal Station
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