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Worker Cleaning the Preserved Observation Car "Cedar Rapids" (editor's title)

Patrick Macken polishing the wood interior of the observation car "Cedar Rapids"
Patrick Macken, a member of Railroading Heritage of Midwest America (RHMA), polishing the wood interior of the preserved observation car "Cedar Rapids." This Skytop Lounge car was built by the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad's Milwaukee Shop in 1948 as part of the railroad's new Twin Cities Hiawatha streamlined passenger trains. The trains featured styling by Brooks Stevens, a noted industrial designer in Milwaukee. RHMA owns several former Hiawatha cars, which it operates on excursions and private charters.
Source Henry A. Koshollek
Coverage Spatial, St. Paul, Minnesota; Temporal, March 27, 2010
Rights Henry A. Koshollek, Stoughton, Wisconsin
Date Created 2010-03-27
Resource Type
Extent 12.3 megapixel RAW file
Location St. Paul, Minnesota
Depicted Occupation
Equipment: Cars Skytop Lounge car "Cedar Rapids"
Builder, Cars Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad, Milwaukee Shops, 1948
Creator Description Henry A. Koshollek has been a photojournalist for the Capital Times in Madison, Wisconsin, since 1977. He received a master's degree in art from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1991.
Collection Henry A. Koshollek Collection
Train Name Hiawatha
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