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Burlington's Coloradoan at Galesburg, Illlnois (editor's title)

Westbound Zephyr
The westbound Coloradoan, due out of Galesburg, Illinois, at 1:28 p.m., speeds toward a country road crossing.
Alternate Title Age of Streamliners: 6
Source Richard Neumiller, Peoria, Illinois
Coverage Spatial, west of Galesburg, Illinois; Temporal, 1952
Rights Richard Neumiller
Date Created 1952
Resource Type
Extent 35 mm
Depicted Railroad
Location West of Galesburg, Illinois
Train Type Passenger
Equipment, Locomotive E7A 2000 HP
Builder, locomotive Electro-Motive Division, General Motors
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 Age of Streamliners Collection
Image ID CBQ-9
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