A westbound freight led by an SD40-2 is holding just off the Mississippi River bridge while an inspection train with just the E9A's and 3 cars passes. Scanned from a 35mm print.
While on a family vacation in 1997 and on our first visit to Cheyenne, we stumbled upon the Union Pacific business train getting ready to leave downtown. With camper in-tow, Dad managed to get us... (more)
On it's final run of the 2015 Cheyenne Frontier days, the A-B-A set plus the big DD40AX glide north out of Fort Lupton on a cloudy afternoon.
Amtrak E9A 424, acquired from the Union Pacific as their 947, lays over with other covered wagons at the Chicago Maintenance Terminal in Chicago, IL. Kodachrome slide processed in December 1977.
Now that the Cheyenne Frontier Days special has been wyed (turned around), it is headed back to Cheyenne from Speer Jct. A classic water tower from steam days stands tall in the distance.
On a Perfect July morning, UPs three E9s and DDA40X lead up the Cheyenne Frontier Days passenger special. The train had a good run up the Greeley Sub, arriving in Cheyenne shortly before 10am. Her... (more)
A pair of Milwaukee Road covered wagons roll down the main at the Illinois Railway Museum. It's hard to believe the E unit is operational considering most of the exterior is covered in rust and mo... (more)
It's that time of year again where the Union Pacific Railroad and The Denver Post run the annual Cheyenne Frontier Days passenger special between Denver, Colorado and Cheyenne, Wyoming. Union Paci... (more)
What could be more 'Union Pacific' than a classic streamlined passenger train on the Overland Route? An ILACB-22 with 14 cars pulls through Weber Canyon at Devil's Slide on August 23, 1993.
August 23, 1993 was an unforgettable day when Union Pacific's trio of newly rebuilt E9s passed through Salt Lake City on their journey from Los Angeles to Council Bluffs.
The Union Pacific E9's being display on the track called home plate for the College World Series.
UP 951 bends around the curve at Hilgard, OR with the OTS (Old Timers' Special) just out of La Grande, en route to Pendleton and Portland. SD40 3113 is on an eastbound freight slowly heading east ... (more)
A 16 car National Model Railroad Association special crests 5032 ft. York Summit in southern Utah County on June 25, 1997.