Category: 1971

Two big GG1s roll a southbound 13-car &ldquo…

Two big GG1s roll a southbound 13-car “clocker” into Princeton Junction, NJ for a station stop.

April 25, 1971

Six days before Amtrak would take over most …

Six days before Amtrak would take over most of the remaining intercity passenger service in the US, Penn Central southbound NYC-Washington Metroliner 109 cruises through a reverse curve north of Monmouth Junction.

April 25, 1971

Six days before Amtrak, southbound PC Metrol…

Six days before Amtrak, southbound PC Metroliner 109 overtakes a GG1-led Clocker in a reverse curve just north of Monmouth Jct, NJ.

April 25, 1971

Southbound Metroliner Princeton Junction, N…

Southbound Metroliner

Princeton Junction, NJ

April 12, 1971

A southbound Metroliner scoots through Princ…

A southbound Metroliner scoots through Princeton Jct. at high speed en route to DC.

April, 1971

Milwaukee Road F-7A Minneapolis depot …

Milwaukee Road F-7A

Minneapolis depot

12/31/1971

First Amtrak train banner at Minneapolis de…

First Amtrak train

banner at Minneapolis depot, photo by Cy Scobodny

5/1/1971

Great Northern Station, Minneapolis, with a …

Great Northern Station, Minneapolis, with a picture of who else but James J. Hill in April 1971.

Burlington Northern Train Directory at the e…

Burlington Northern Train Directory at the ex-GN station in Minneapolis. The slide processor’s date is April 1971.

1971 CommuterWashington D.C.B&OThe consist…

1971 Commuter
Washington D.C.
B&O

The consist includes an ex-ATSF RDC1, and a RDC1.

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