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Flambeau "400"1381 viewsFlambeau "400" at Woodruff, WI. Bob Fremming Photo. Undated postcard, Collection of Bill Hakkarinen
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GP7 Diesel Unit Chacago, IL1339 viewsOnly 4 months old, GP 7 1652 poses for official photos, September, 1953. Unit was delivered for Chicago suburban commuter service. Postcard published by Lyman E. Cox.
Submitted by Bill Hakkarinen
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Long Lake, WI Engine 109850 viewsI found this old postcard. It reads 'Gust Arrives" across the railroad tracks. The post card photo was taken in 1911. Gust Wall was my grandfather and returned home after fighting in France in WWI and the earlier post card was used to announce his return. No. 109 was a Class A-5 built by CNW in 1882 and sold in 1925. Submitted by James Wall.
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Peninsula "400" Green Bay, WI1059 views"The Peninsula 400" is viewed crossing the Fox River at Green Bay, WI in June of 1954. The train consists of ten cars and is powered by two diesel-electric locomotives that produce 4,000 Horsepower. Photo courtesy C&NW Transportation Company. Undated postcard Collection of Bill Hakkarinen
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Peninsula "400" Milwaukee, Wisconsin1594 viewsSouthbound "Peninsula 400" streamliner arrives in Milwaukee behind 2000 H.P. EMD E-3 diesel units 5001-A and 5001-B in the early 1940's. Undated postcard, published by Lyman E. Cox. Photo by C&NW Ry. Submitted by Bill Hakkarinen
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Princeton, WI1103 viewsPost card showing passenger train at Princeton, WI that was snowbound for 30 hours meeting the snowplow. Photo taken 1-30-1909. Submitted by Larry Easton.
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Rock River Bridge Janesville, WI1017 viewsCNW passenger train on the Rock River bridge at Janesville, WI. Postcard was sent from Baltimore, MD. Aug 24 at 7:30PM 1910. Ron Christensen collection
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Roundhouse Tama, IA1177 viewsThis is a picture of the roundhouse that was located on "Smokey Row". That was what the locals called it. The post card wasn't sent. The engine is 1362, an R-1 4-6-0. Collection Ron Christensen.
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Shops Boone, IA Railroad Shops1274 viewsThis is the damage from a tornado on May 21, 1918. Collection of Ron Christensen
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Steam Engine Class Z 14771103 viewsAll the men are gathered for an unknow event at Belle Plaine, IA. No date on the postcard. Collection Ron Christensen
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Stock Cars Chelsea, Iowa1295 viewsLook at the special stock cars in the post card. They have compartments for feed on the roof. The street behind the stock cars is Railroad Ave. Collection of Ron Christensen.
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Streamlined "400" Milwaukee, WI1224 viewsOriginal photo taken for this postcard can be seen in the passenger category. The westbound 400 is just west of Wiscona in Milwaukee, WI. Collection of Jim H. Yanke
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