KCS, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, 1960
Northbound Kansas City Southern Railway local passenger train no. 10 leaves Baton Rouge, Louisiana, after crossing Mississippi River in May 1960. Photograph by J. Parker Lamb, © 2016, Center for Railroad Photography and Art. Lamb-02-071-04
A few passengers were out on the open platform of Illinois Central Gulf office car 1 as it was leaving New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal on an industrial development special bound for Baton Rouge. The two locomotives were the railroad’s second Bicentennial GP38 1776 (ex-9503) and GP38-2 9615, the JOHN A. LOGAN.