Category: derailment

Amtrak Silver Meteor This is actually the 2nd…

Amtrak Silver Meteor

This is actually the 2nd unit of two.

Smithfield, NC

May 17, 1994

Lola, Kansas: 63 hurt on the Southerner, Fast…

Lola, Kansas: 63 hurt on the Southerner, Fast Missouri Pacific Passenger train from New Orleans to Kansas City

Lola, Kansas: 63 hurt on the Southerner, Fast Missouri Pacific Passenger train from New Orleans to Kansas City by Boston Public Library

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File name: 08_06_000345


Title:
Lola, Kansas: 63 hurt on the Southerner, Fast Missouri Pacific Passenger train from New Orleans to Kansas City


Creator/Contributor:
Jones, Leslie, 1886-1967 (photographer)


Date created:
1928


Physical description:
1 negative : glass, black & white ; 4 x 5 in.


Genre:
Glass negatives


Subjects:
Railroad accidents


Notes:
Title and date from information provided by Leslie Jones or the Boston Public Library on the negative or negative sleeve.


Collection:
Leslie Jones Collection


Location:
Boston Public Library, Print Department


Rights:
Copyright © Leslie Jones.


Preferred citation:
Courtesy of the Boston Public Library, Leslie Jones Collection.

CB&Q/CRI&P Wreck Rerailing the last…

CB&Q/CRI&P Wreck

Rerailing the last Ak-Sar-Ben Zephyr car, a coach.

Montgomery, IL
9/28/1964

CB&Q/CRI&P Wreck CB&Q Heavyweig…

CB&Q/CRI&P Wreck

CB&Q Heavyweight Diner and CZ 10-6 Sleeper “Silver Craig”

Montgomery, IL

9/28/1964

CB&Q/CRI&P Wreck The car to the lef…

CB&Q/CRI&P Wreck

The car to the left is DRG&W Diner “Silver Gorge” the other is CB&Q 10-6 Sleeper “Silver Crag”. Both are California Zephyr cars.

Montgomery, IL

9/28/1964

CB&Q/CRI&P Wreck Montgomery, IL 9/…

CB&Q/CRI&P Wreck

Montgomery, IL

9/28/1964

CB&Q/CRI&P Wreck Zephyr Headend C…

CB&Q/CRI&P Wreck

Zephyr Headend Cars

Montgomery, IL

9/28/1964

CB&Q/CRI&P Wreck Repaired and bec…

CB&Q/CRI&P Wreck

Repaired and became BN 9987.

Montgomery, IL

9/28/1964

CB&Q/CRI&P wreck. First train throug…

CB&Q/CRI&P wreck. First train through the next morning on Sheep Yard lead track passing the combined Ak-Sar-Ben Zephyr and Royal Zephyr’s baggage car.

Montgomery, IL

September 28, 1964

ICG EMU Passenger Train Wreck 27th St Statio…

ICG EMU Passenger Train Wreck 27th St Station Chicago IL 10 30 72 JEH Coll

ICG EMU Passenger Train Wreck 27th St Station Chicago IL 10 30 72 JEH Coll

Image from the catastrophic train wreck on Illinois Central Gulf’s Commuter District at 27th Street Station in Chicago, IL. James E. Humbert Collection.