Category: fort worth & denver

Just a little after sunrise, C&S number 2,…

Just a little after sunrise, C&S number 2, with mostly head-end cars behind a Fort Worth & Denver E8A, is scurrying along Santa Fe Drive headed for a 7 a.m. arrival at Denver Union Station. Mail service was discontinued a month ago. In three more months the train will itself be history.

July 07, 1967

A second veteran EMD E unit arrives in Amari…

A second veteran EMD E unit arrives in Amarillo on C&S / FW&D train 7 as Rock Island E6 628 sits across the way.

October, 1966

C.B.&Q. – F.W.&D. – C.&S., &lsquo…

C.B.&Q. - F.W.&D. - C.&S., 'Texas Zephyr', 'Silver State', No. 410

C.B.&Q. – F.W.&D. – C.&S., ‘Texas Zephyr’, ‘Silver State’, No. 410 by SMU Central University Libraries

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Title: C.B.&Q. – F.W.&D. – C.&S., ‘Texas Zephyr’, ‘Silver State’, No. 410

Creator: DeGolyer, Everett L. (Everett Lee), 1923-1977

Date: December 26, 1960

Part of: Everett L. DeGolyer Jr. collection of United States railroad photographs

Place: Dallas, Texas

Physical Description: 1 photographic print: gelatin silver; 21 x 26 cm

File: ag1982_0232_cbq_car_00410_opt.jpg

Rights: Please cite DeGolyer Library, Southern Methodist University when using this file. A high-resolution version of this file may be obtained for a fee. For details see the sites.smu.edu/cul/degolyer/research/permissions/ web page. For other information, contact degolyer@smu.edu.

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[Fort Worth & Denver City, Sleeping Car, …

[Fort Worth & Denver City, Sleeping Car, 'Silver Tone']

[Fort Worth & Denver City, Sleeping Car, ‘Silver Tone’] by SMU Central University Libraries

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Title: [Fort Worth & Denver City, Sleeping Car, ‘Silver Tone’]

Creator: DeGolyer, Everett L. (Everett Lee), 1923-1977

Date: April 4, 1958

Part of: Everett L. DeGolyer Jr. collection of United States railroad photographs

Place: Dallas, Texas

Physical Description: 1 negative: film, black and white; 6.3 x 6.2 cm

Railway Line: Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company; Colorado and Southern Railway; Fort Worth and Denver Railway Company

File: ag1982_0232_fwd_car_silvertone_neg18655_sm_opt.jpg

Rights: Please cite DeGolyer Library, Southern Methodist University when using this file. A high-resolution version of this file may be obtained for a fee. For details see the sites.smu.edu/cul/degolyer/research/permissions/ web page. For other information, contact degolyer@smu.edu.

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[Fort Worth & Denver City, ‘Silver …

[Fort Worth & Denver City, 'Silver Bar']

[Fort Worth & Denver City, ‘Silver Bar’] by SMU Central University Libraries

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Title: [Fort Worth & Denver City, ‘Silver Bar’]

Creator: DeGolyer, Everett L. (Everett Lee), 1923-1977

Date: April 4, 1958

Part of: Everett L. DeGolyer Jr. collection of United States railroad photographs

Place: Dallas, Texas

Physical Description: 1 negative: film, black and white; 6.4 x 6.3 cm

Railway Line: Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company; Colorado and Southern Railway; Fort Worth and Denver Railway Company

File: ag1982_0232_fwd_car_silverbar_neg18633_sm_opt.jpg

Rights: Please cite DeGolyer Library, Southern Methodist University when using this file. A high-resolution version of this file may be obtained for a fee. For details see the sites.smu.edu/cul/degolyer/research/permissions/ web page. For other information, contact degolyer@smu.edu.

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[Fort Worth & Denver City, ‘Silver …

[Fort Worth & Denver City, 'Silver Herald']

[Fort Worth & Denver City, ‘Silver Herald’] by SMU Central University Libraries

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Title: [Fort Worth & Denver City, ‘Silver Herald’]

Creator: DeGolyer, Everett L. (Everett Lee), 1923-1977

Date: April 4, 1958

Part of: Everett L. DeGolyer Jr. collection of United States railroad photographs

Place: Dallas, Texas

Physical Description: 1 negative: film, black and white; 6.2 x 6.3 cm

Railway Line: Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company; Colorado and Southern Railway; Fort Worth and Denver Railway Company

File: ag1982_0232_fwd_car_silverherald_neg18642_sm_opt.jpg

Rights: Please cite DeGolyer Library, Southern Methodist University when using this file. A high-resolution version of this file may be obtained for a fee. For details see the sites.smu.edu/cul/degolyer/research/permissions/ web page. For other information, contact degolyer@smu.edu.

For more information and to view in high resolution, see: digitalcollections.smu.edu/cdm/ref/collection/rwy/id/1324

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Fort Worth & Denver 4-6-2 heading the Bur…

Fort Worth & Denver 4-6-2 heading the Burlington Texas Zephyr into Dallas on September 13th, 1954

Fort Worth & Denver 4-6-2 heading the Burlington Texas Zephyr into Dallas on September 13th, 1954 by seneferu

Fort Worth and Denver (Burlington) “Te…

Fort Worth and Denver (Burlington) “Texas Zephyr” train No. 1, headed by Engine no. 556, a Pacific type 4-6-2 locomotive, separating from Fort Worth enroute to Dallas on June 28, 1953.

Interior view of the dining car in the consi…

Interior view of the dining car in the consist of Fort Worth and Denver (Burlington) Railway’s “Texas Zephyr” which made the run between Dallas and Denver in about seventeen hours, a rail distance of 834 miles.

1953

FW&D train, engine number 554, engine ty…

FW&D train, engine number 554, engine type 4-6-2

Train #7, passenger train; 6 cars. Photographed: Denver, Colo., July 7, 1951.