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Streamlined "400" Minneapolis, MN1247 viewsChicago-bound 400 crossing the Great Northern’s Stone Arch Bridge. Circa 1939. Collection of Jim H. Yanke
Streamlined "400" Minneapolis, MN1149 viewsE-6 diesels 5005A and 5005B lead the Twin Cities "400" across the Great Northern Bridge, circa late 1940's. Chrome postcard published by Lyman E. Cox. A similar scene was also published as a Linen-finish postcard. Submitted by Bill Hakkarinen
Streamlined "400" Taproom in Lunchcounter car1300 viewsThe head car of the Twin Cities "400" was a baggage-tavern-lunchcounter lounge. Collection of Ron Christensen
Streamliner Service Ramp Chicago, IL1305 viewsThe streamliner service ramp at Keeler Ave. in Chicago, circa late 1940's. The "City of Denver" is the center train. Undated postcard. From the collection of Bill Hakkarinen
Streamliner Service Ramp Chicago, IL1518 views"The fastest thing on wheels" reads the caption on this postcard of the City of San Francisco, circa 1946. Postcard published by Lyman E. Cox. Phot by C&NW Ry. Submitted by Bill Hakkarinen
Streamliner's Chicago, IL1964 viewsThe C&NW’s “Twin Cities 400” and the C&NW/UP’s “City of Denver” pose for a publicity shot at the Clinton Street Interlocking in the 1940’s. Collection of J. H. Yanke.
The Overland Limited1008 viewsFrom the Collection of Paul August
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Tower Belle Plaine, IA966 viewsThis tower was at the west end of the yard at the point where the brance line went North. No date on the postcard. Collection Ron Christensen
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Tower Belle Plaine, IA1349 viewsThis tower was in town, you can see the depot in the back ground. Postcard post marked Belle Plaine Aug 6, 1899. Collection Ron Christensen
Train 502 leaving Madison1539 viewsTrain 502 leaving Madison in May 1955 with and E8A and an Omaha F-M Erie-Built unit. Photo by William D. Middleton. From the collection of Paul August.
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Turtle Lake, WI Birds Eye View1404 viewsThis overhead shot of Turtle Lake shows the Joint Omaha Road / Soo Line depot. The Interchange track can be seen behind the depot. From the collection of Paul August.
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Yards Belle Plaine, IA1181 viewsBelle Plaine yard looking west. Undated postcard.
Collection Ron Christensen
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