Category: 1969

A dome lounge car on the eastbound City of L…

A dome lounge car on the eastbound City of Los Angeles is seen in front of UP’s Riverside depot.

1969

Northern Pacific, Engineer Ed Holmes & F…

Northern Pacific,  Engineer Ed Holmes & Fireman Russ Johnson, 1969

Northern Pacific, Engineer Ed Holmes & Fireman Russ Johnson, 1969 by Track Walker

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Northern Pacific Engineer Ed Holmes and Fireman Russ Johnson get their portrait taken in front of their train the Northern Pacific #408 from Seattle to Portland before departure. About 1969, I believe.

Photo by Russell C. Johnson

Northern Pacific Fireman Russ Johnson, Seattl…

Northern Pacific Engineer Russ Johnson, Seattle, Washington, 1969

Northern Pacific Fireman Russ Johnson, Seattle, Washington, 1969 by Track Walker

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Northern Pacific Fireman Russ Johnson gets his portrait taken in front of his train the Northern Pacific #408 from Seattle to Portland before departure. About 1969, I believe.

Photo by Russell C. Johnson

Northern Pacific Engineer Ed Holmes, Seattle…

Northern Pacific Engineer  Ed Holmes, Seattle, Washington, 1969

Northern Pacific Engineer Ed Holmes, Seattle, Washington, 1969 by Track Walker

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Northern Pacific Engineer Ed Holmes gets his portrait taken in front of his train the Northern Pacific #408 from Seattle to Portland before departure. About 1969, I believe.

Photo by Russell C. Johnson

Northern Pacific pool train #407 between Aubur…

Northern Pacific pool train #407 between Auburn and Kalama, Washington. Note from film says, “New CTC”

Taken by Roger Puta on SP Train 12 the Cascad…

Taken by Roger Puta on SP Train 12 the Cascade, the Diner Lounge, ex-Sunset "Pride of Texas Coffee Shop" later used on the Lark.

Taken by Roger Puta on SP Train 12 the Cascade, the Diner Lounge, ex-Sunset “Pride of Texas Coffee Shop” later used on the Lark. by Marty Bernard

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The date on the slide is November 24, 1969. The shot was taken from the bar end, looking towards the kitchen end showing the dining section and Steward’s alcove.

Last northbound Silver Comet pauses at Athen…

Last northbound Silver Comet pauses at Athens depot.

October 15, 1969

SCL 515 Silver Comet at Petersburg 8/15/…

SCL 515

Silver Comet at Petersburg

8/15/1969

SB Silver Comet at Commerce St. Station Pet…

SB Silver Comet at Commerce St. Station

Petersburg, VA

8/15/1969

SCL 544 Silver CometPetersburg, VA 7/7/1969…

SCL 544 Silver Comet
Petersburg, VA

7/7/1969