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View Resource "Livingston 11/38 Snow RF view of eastbound passenger train behind a Z-7 or Z-8 4-6-6-4" (editor's title)

"Livingston 11/38 Snow RF view of eastbound passenger train behind a Z-7 or Z-8 4-6-6-4, shot through trees just west of the depot that are covered with snow and ice. A cropped, older passenger car is at the right of the photo."

View Resource "Livingston Mont 5/33 Fantastic panoramic view of Livingston backshop, roundhouse and yard shot from the hill to the north, looking south Mountains in background"
Livingston backshop and roundhouse

"Livingston Mont 5/33 Fantastic panoramic view of Livingston backshop, roundhouse and yard shot from the hill to the north, looking south Mountains in background"

View Resource 06: The Lure of Scenic Travel (editor's title)
Echo Cliffs, Grand [now, Colorado] River Canyon, Colorado

By the 1860s, the railroad's popular allure resulted in myriad stereographs, photographs, paintings, and prints aimed at all strata of American society. William Henry Jackson seized on these possibilities and in the 1880s and early 1890s made a number of views to promote railroad tourism. This image began as a painterly black-and-white photograph of the Denver & Rio Grande tracks curving through...

View Resource 27081515 - From Public Square
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Looking southwest from the Williamson Building on the east side of Public Square towards construction on the Terminal Tower.

http://images.ulib.csuohio.edu/cdm4/item_viewer.php?CISOROOT...
View Resource 31: Intermodal Trains Change the Bottom Line (editor's title)
BNSF piggyback train along Columbia River

Intermodal traffic, consisting of truck trailers or shipping containers loaded on flatcars, dates back to the beginning of railroading, but started becoming popular and important only in the 1950s. Substantial growth began in the 1980s, and in 2003, intermodal revenue surpassed revenue from transporting coal for the first time ever on U.S. Class I railroads. In this view, a BNSF Railway...

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