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Milwaukee Road Transfer Freight

MILW H12-44 #743
A Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad transfer freight train powered by a Fairbanks-Morse H12-44 diesel locomotive in Kansas City, Missouri on February 24, 1976. Transfer freight trains moved freight cars between the yards of different railroads, usually located in the same city.
Source Richard Neumiller, Peoria, Illinois
Coverage Spatial, Kansas City, Missouri; Temporal, February 24, 1976
Rights Richard Neumiller
Date Created 1976-02-24
Creator
Resource Type
Format
Classification
Extent 35mm
Depicted Railroad
Location Kansas City, Missouri
Equipment, Locomotive H12-44 #743
Builder, locomotive Baldwin Locomotive Works
Creator Description Richard Neumiller, a native of Peoria, Illinois, took his first railroad slides at the Chicago Railroad Fair in 1950. His photographic activity increased while at Knox College in Galesburg, where he graduated in 1953. He served on the Peoria city council from 1973 to 1984, and as mayor of Peoria in 1984-85. He retired from the Central Illinois Light Co. in 1996, but remains active as a photographer.
Collection Richard Neumiller Collection
Institution
Image ID MR 182
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