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Erie-St.-1949.jpg
Chicago, IL2236 viewsOverhead view of suburban equipment at the Erie Street Coach Yard. CNW Public Relations Department photo, 3-1949. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.

Harvard-No.-Plt.-8-08.jpg
Harvard, IL2229 viewsLooking west at Tower RD on the west end of Harvard Yard. The line to Janesville is straight ahead and the line to Chemung and Beloit goes to the left. Stecher photo, 8-1908. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.
Hump-Yard--Proviso.jpg
Hump Yard Proviso, IL2206 viewsA 1953 view of the hump at Proviso looking east. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.
5026A-Willmette-1960.jpg
Wilmette, IL2201 viewsE8 5026A with a westbound bi-level suburban train has made a station stop at Wilmette. C&NW Public Relations Department photo, 1960. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.
Proviso-Frt-Hse-2.jpg
Proviso Freight House Proviso, IL2200 viewsA view of the freight house during the dismantling in March, 1958. C&NW Public Relations photo. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.

Clybourn-Station-1959.jpg
Clybourn Station Chicago, IL2197 viewsA view looking north at Clybourn. The North Line to Milwaukee is on the right. The Northwest Line to Madison is on the left. On the far left, the Kennedy Expressway is being constructed. C&NW Public Relations Dept. photo, 1959. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.
Eland-2-24.jpg
Eland, WI2175 viewsRoundhouse at Eland photographed in February, 1924. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.
1102-Butler-NMRA-1939.jpg
Butler, WI2150 viewsClass R-1 locomotive 1102 leads a six-car NMRA excursion at Butler, WI. The train is on the westward main track and the rear coach is under the Hampton Avenue Bridge. 1939 photo, C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.
Ducks-@-Proviso-1944.jpg
Proviso, IL2147 viewsArmy “ducks” are being transported through Proviso Yard in 1944. C&NW photo. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.

Winona-1947-2.jpg
Repair Track Winona, MN2145 viewsThe riveting gangs are on the platforms rebuilding hopper cars. C&NW Public Relations photo, 8-2-1947. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.

Conover.jpg
Conover, WI2137 viewsEverybody that’s around the station is posing for this photo. Conover is between Watersmeet, MI and Monico, WI. C&NW Historical Society Archive collection

Madison-7-20-57-WDM.jpg
Madison, WI2136 viewsSuburban coach No. 33 is switched to the rear of No. 518, the “Dakota 400,” at Madison. Wm. D. Middleton photo, 7-20-1957. C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.

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