Amtrak’s Coast Starlight by Robert Thomson
Reproduced 35mm Slide
Photo shot by my Dad, Jay Thomson, in January 1977
Amtrak’s Coast Starlight as viewed from the train itself. The train is rounding a horseshoe curve just north of Serrano, California. Amtrak SDP40Fs 551 & 5?? pull a train consisting of old, second-hand cars in the era before the Superliner came into use.