Category: 1960

1960 20th Century LimitedNew York City to Chic…

1960 20th Century Limited
New York City to Chicago
NYC

The consist includes an E7A, an E8A, an E7A, a baggage dorm, a 56-seat coach, a slumbercoach, a 22 Rmt sleeper, three 10 Rmt – 6 DBR sleepers, a kitchen lounge, a table car, two 12 DBR sleepers, a 13 DBR sleeper, a 12 DBR sleeper, and a 5 DBR buffet lounge observation.

The gifs used were made by Ken and myself. They can be found at the link below. My gifs have my name in the description.
http://kenstransitgifs.com/gifindex.html

NYC’s 20th Century LimitedNew York–Chicago 2…

NYC’s 20th Century Limited

New York–Chicago 20th Century Limited at Grand Central Terminal, circa 1960.

1960 ProspectorDenver to Salt Lake CityD&R…

1960 Prospector
Denver to Salt Lake City
D&RGW

The consist includes an ABB set of F3s, a baggage dorm coach, a 52-seat coach, a diner, and two

5 Sect – 5 Rmt – 6 DBR sleepers.

The gifs used were made by Ken and myself. They can be found at the link below. My gifs have my name in the description.
http://kenstransitgifs.com/gifindex.html

CB&Q E9 9994

CB&Q E9 9994

CB&Q E9 9994

Chicago Burlington & Quincy Railroad E9 9994 on Train # 1, the Denver Zephyr, near Irondale, Colorado on April 2, 1960, photographer unknown, print by Tom Klinger, Chuck Zeiler collection.

Wabash Flying the Flag in 1960 by Kevin Madse…

Wabash Flying the Flag in 1960

Wabash Flying the Flag in 1960 by Kevin Madsen

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Summer of 1960 we find the eastbound Wabash #10 City of St. Louis as it rushes east through Ferguson, MO.

Wabash’s Blue Bird

Wabash’s Blue Bird

St. Louis–Chicago Blue Bird departing Decatur, Ill., with Pullman-Standard dome-parlor ahead of Budd dome-parlor-observation, March 1960.

PHOEBE SNOW is stopped at the Blairstown sta…

PHOEBE SNOW is stopped at the Blairstown station behind Lackawanna’s first E8 unit. This engine and 811 had been EMD demonstrators in the DL&W color scheme with the GM shield on the nose.

October, 1960

Train 5

Train 5

Kansas City–San Antonio train 5, formerly named Katy Flyer, at Denison, Texas, April 1960.

Missouri Pacific 4167 with Train 2, the Aztec…

Missouri Pacific 4167 with Train 2, the Aztec Eagle coming into San Antonio Texas in old paint scheme, 1960

Missouri Pacific 4167 with Train 2, the Aztec Eagle coming into San Antonio Texas in old paint scheme, 1960 by Marty Bernard

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A Roger Puta photograph

NdeM Aztec Eagle Nuevo Laredo-Mexico City in …

NdeM Aztec Eagle Nuevo Laredo-Mexico City in 1960

NdeM Aztec Eagle Nuevo Laredo-Mexico City in 1960 by seneferu