Category: Sunset Limited"

Eastbound SSW F7 in the hole greet an arrivi…

Eastbound SSW F7 in the hole greet an arriving Sunset Limited.

McQueeney, TX

February, 1960

Southern Pacific train #1, the Sunset Limite…

Southern Pacific train #1, the Sunset Limited, is departing Alhambra, CA amid the lengthening shadows. #1’s scheduled time into Alhambra was 3:55 PM, putting sunset in Southern California less than an hour away on this clear mid-1950’s winter day.

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Diner, Budd …

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Diner, Budd Company]

[Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Diner, Budd Company] by SMU Central University Libraries

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Title: [Southern Pacific Sunset Limited Diner, Budd Company]

Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984

Date: June 1950

Series: Series 6: Negatives and Color Transparencies; Negative Series: 3239

Part Of: Robert Yarnall Richie Photograph Collection

Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Physical Description: 1 negative: film, black and white; 10.1 x 12.7 cm

File: ag1982_0234_3239_01_diner_sm_opt.jpg

Rights: Please cite Southern Methodist University, Central University Libraries, DeGolyer Library when using this image file. A high-quality version of this file may be obtained for a fee by contacting degolyer@smu.edu.

For more information and to view the image in high resolution, see: digitalcollections.smu.edu/cdm/ref/collection/ryr/id/3377

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SP train, engine number 4362, engine type 4-…

SP train, engine number 4362, engine type 4-8-2

Train #78, Sunset Ltd.; 14 cars, 25 MPH. Photographed: Glendale, Cal., July 29, 1935.

Combined Sunset/Golden State, Los Angeles, C…

Combined Sunset/Golden State, Los Angeles, CA, 7/67.

The combined Golden State/Sunset Limited in …

The combined Golden State/Sunset Limited in Palmdale, California, heading east, 1967.

The Golden State and the Sunset Limited waiti…

The Golden State and the Sunset Limited

waiting to be combined in El Paso.

1967

The combined Golden State/Sunset Limited lea…

The combined Golden State/Sunset Limited leaves Colton behind six E-units. The next stop will be Pomona.

September, 1965

As the sun rises, the westbound combined Sun…

As the sun rises, the westbound combined Sunset and Golden State slows for its stop at the Colton station.

September, 1965

Amtrak train No. 1, the Westbound Sunset Limited, is switched…

Amtrak train No. 1, the Westbound Sunset Limited, is switched at New Orleans Union Passenger Terminal – Track 5. This is during the transcontinental era of the Sunset Limited. Inbound off the CSX this train’s consist was P40 809, F40 321, 1208, 39914, 32073 California, 32039, 38015, 33025, 34057, 39954, & 31033. At New Orleans the third car, sleeper 32073 California, was set out for mechanical issues and replaced with sleeper 32105 Oregon.

6/28/1995