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No. 508 Madison, WI2641 viewsMadison to Chicago train #508 crosses the Lake Mendota causeway on it's way to Chicago. Gerald Widemark photo, 5-23-1965.
E8 5022B 5019B Kenosha, WI2639 viewsOn the left is a westbound train for Milwaukee with the 5022B and on the right is a suburban train with 5019B for Chicago. Photo taken at Kenosha, WI by Mike Patrick, 7-1965.
No. 1 "Kate Shelly 400" Elmhurst, IL2636 viewsTrain No. 1, Kate Shelly 400, pulled by E7 5013A passes through Elmhurst in 3-1961. Dick Schultz photo, C&NW Historical Society Archives collection.
CNW Full Dome Car #Powder River at Beverly, iowa.jpg
Full Length Dome Car "Powder River" Beverly, Iowa2625 viewsCNW's only dome car is the full length dome "Powder River" shown here passing through Beverly, Iowa on a westbound special on 4-13-86. Photo by R J Williams
No. 155 “Streamliner 400” Winnetka, IL2621 viewsNo. 155, a “Streamliner 400” is westbound through Winnetka, IL with an E8 unit. Joe Barth photo, 4-2-1955. Submitted by J. H. Yanke

Suburban Train No. 328 Kenosha2619 viewsTrain No. 328 with an F7 unit is at the elevated platform in Kenosha, WI. Spending too much time in the "400" Club may cause someone to miss their train. Mike Patrick photo, 5-29-1980.
E7 5016A Milwaukee, WI2617 viewsThis photo of E7 5017A was taken at the Milwaukee Road diesel servicing facilities in Milwaukee, WI. At this time the C&NW was using the new Milwaukee Road Station in Milwaukee after vacating the C&NW Lakefront Station. The C&NW purchased 25 E7's between 1945 thru 1949. Photo taken by Arnie Burchardt, September, 1966. Submitted by J. H. Yanke
Metra E-8 #517 West Chicago, Ill..jpg
Metra E-8 #517 West Chicago, Ill.2609 viewsA Metra painted former CNW E-8 #517 is bringing a westbound commuter train into West Chicago for a quick station stop in August of 1981. Photo by R J Williams
R-1 1385 Kenosha, WI2602 viewsClass R-1 1385 is eastbound on the Old Line Sub just south of Kenosha, WI. Mike Patrick photo, 8-18-1985

Crew Rerailing Engine Milwaukee, WI2601 viewsCombined efforts of the Mechanical Department with the 400 truck and the Engineering Department repairing the rail will bring the 4154 back on the rails. Photo taken at Water Street in Milwaukee by Jim H. Yanke, 6-30-1989.

E3 5002A Chicago, IL2594 viewsThe C&NW had four E3's, built in 1939, for the new "400" Streamliners. This photo of E3 5002A and a trailing E7 was taken at the 40th Street Ramp in Chicago in the1950's. Submitted by J. H. Yanke
C&NW/Metra in the 21st Century2574 views21st Century Metra operations at the Chicago Passenger Terminal are seen in March, 2004. Photo taken from the Holidan Inn, Merchandise Mart Plaza.
Photo by Bill Hakkarinen
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