Southern Railway train 13 rounds a curve on its route in North Carolina from Goldsboro to Greensboro, where it connected with a main-line train for New York City. No. 13 carried a through sleeping car between Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina, and New York City.
Jim McClellan is vice-president of the Woodside Consulting Group in Virginia Beach, Virginia. He retired at the end of 2004 as senior vice-president for planning at Norfolk Southern. Major projects at NS included the split of Conrail and the extension to New England over CP and Guilford. During his 40-year career, he held a variety of marketing and planning jobs at Southern Railway, New York Central, U.S. Railway Association, Federal Railroad Administration, and Amtrak. He was a principal in the creation of both Amtrak and Conrail. McClellan has taken thousands of images during fifty years of "chasing trains."