Category: observation car

Royal Gorge 8:56-3 by Mike Via Flickr: D&a…

Royal Gorge 8:56-3

Royal Gorge 8:56-3 by Mike

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D&RGW Royal Gorge at Salida, Colorado, 8/56

D&RGW dome car #1249 on train #2 the Royal…

D&RGW dome car #1249 on train #2 the Royal Gorge
Pueblo, CO
June 16, 1955

D&RGW train the Royal Gorge stopped in the…

D&RGW train the Royal Gorge stopped in the Royal Gorge
June 16, 1955

Silver Penthouse on BN train #11 California Se…

Silver Penthouse on BN train #11 California Service
Union Station
Chicago, IL

9/5/1970

Western Pacific’s final w/b “Cal…

Western Pacific’s final w/b “California Zephyr” at Portola, CA on 3/22/70; trailing is dome-sleeper-obs “Silver Crescent.” Doug Wornom photo

W. of Denver 8:68 by Mike Via Flickr: Cali…

W. of Denver 8:68

W. of Denver 8:68 by Mike

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California Zephyr climbing the front range westbound from Denver, 8/68

Running on the Denver & Rio Grande Weste…

Running on the Denver & Rio Grande Western, train #17, the “California Zephyr,” hustles westward near Price, Utah on June 5, 1967. Gordon Glattenberg photo.

Mt. Pleasant 5:67-21 by Mike Via Flickr: E…

Mt. Pleasant 5:67-21

Mt. Pleasant 5:67-21 by Mike

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Eastbound California Zephyr at Mt. Pleasant, 5/67

Combined trains City of Los Angeles and City o…

Combined trains City of Los Angeles and City of San Francisco sit next to the City of Portland.
Green River, WY
May 3, 1970

NP 394

NP 394

NP 394

Northern Pacific Railway 394 on Train # 26, the eastbound North Coast Limited, at Aurora, Illinois on November 1, 1965, Kodachrome by Chuck Zeiler. Number 394 was built by Pullman-Standard in 1948 as a 4 Double Bedroom – 1 Compartment ( 4-1 ) sleeper observation and named MONTANA CLUB. The observation lounge area included a small buffet kitchen. It was re-decorated to conform to the Loewy interior styling of 1954.