I purchased this 1950s era photo in the early to mid 1970s at a Chicago area train show / swap meet event. The seller was not the photographer. Photographer unknown.
Found this 1957 vintage PFE ice refrigerator car on display at the California State Railroad Museum in 1994. It was moved to the Niles Canyon Railway in 2008 and is operational there.
Semaphore signals stand guard at the Gary & Western section of the Indiana Harbor Belt Burns Harbor Branch, in March of 1979. Just beyond these signals, this line will cross the Elgin Joliet & Eas... (more)
IHB switchers wait for their next job assignment near the Inland Steel Plant 2 entrance in 1980.
A stranger from the West came into town on the old Nickel Plate Road in 1978.
Amtrak Michigan Service train 365, the Blue Water, is Chicago bound on a frigid day at milepost 488.
Lean Green Machine. Tier 4 low emissions locomotive at Michigan City IN. Photo by Jeff Stupar.
C&O 3910 leads a mixed freight west under the EJ&E bridge at Clarke Junction on the far west side of Gary.
NS 1148 leads an intermodal through Ogden Dunes on a sunny but frigid day.
Amtrak's Wolverine blasts past milepost 488 near the southernmost shore of Lake Michigan.
Protecting the shove, on not so well maintained track. Photo by Jeff Stupar.
GP60s lead a coil train west at milepost 488 on the Chicago Line.
Amtrak Michigan service train 365, the Blue Water, zips west on the eastward main at milepost 488.
WC SD45 6606 (ex ATSF 1875 built in 1966) is in the lead position on the former Nickel Plate Road Chicago-Fort Wayne line.