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RF&P F7 A-B-B-A consist led by #1101
Exterior, head-on view showing an A-B-B-A consist of EMD F7 diesel locomotives of the Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac Railroad in East Peoria, Illinois on August 28, 1966. The Illinois Terminal Railroad, which was using East Peoria as its northern terminal of operations at the time, had leased the locomotives during a shortage of its own motive power.
Alternate Title Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac Diesel Locomotives on the Toledo, Peoria & Western Railroad (editorís title)
Source Richard Neumiller, Peoria, Illinois
Coverage Spatial, East Peoria, Illinois; Temporal, August 28, 1966
Rights Richard Neumiller
Date Created 1966-08-28
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Extent 35mm
Depicted Railroad
Location East Peoria Illinois
Equipment, Locomotive F7 A-B-B-A consist led by #1101
Builder, locomotive Electro-Motive Division, General Motors Corporation
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 rfp2
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