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Old Chicago Streetcar Passing - James Cunningham - Sounds Of Railroad Nostalgia

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  1. Chicago's street railways began converting from cable cars to streetcars after , a task completed in Electric cars were cheaper to operate than cable cars, were larger, and could accommodate more passengers. From the city had streetcar companies on the West, North, and South Sides, and a number of minor ones in outlying areas.
  2. Chicago Photos Chicago Art Chicago Illinois Chicago Loop Chicago Cubs Historical Photos Old Photos Vintage Photos Vintage Photographs Man's Impact on the Environment Dearborn Street Station circa Chicago, Illinois Dearborn Station (also referred to as Polk Street Station) was the oldest of the six intercity train stations.
  3. Black-and-white and color historical photos of American railroads, locomotives, trains, depots and stations from the late 19th century and early to mid 20th century. Photos of steam locomotives and diesel engines. Elevated railways in New York and Chicago. There are hundreds of photos in this gallery.
  4. Nostalgia Station is located at Depot Street (at the corner of Depot and Douglas Street) in Versailles, KY. For directions and info please call the museum at The museum is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wenesday through Saturday and 1 p.m.
  5. Jan 17,  · View Chicagoland Rail activity in See a Conrail light loco move at Porter Indiana in the rain. Then go to 16th street tower to see Metra and .
  6. Following up on our earlier post Chicago Streetcars in Black-and-White, here are nearly 40 more pictures in color. Because they are in color, they naturally skew towards the last 10 years or so of service, leading up to that fateful morning on June 21, , when the last Chicago streetcar ran.
  7. Trains magazine offers railroad news, railroad industry insight, commentary on today's freight railroads, passenger service (Amtrak), locomotive technology, railroad preservation and history, railfan opportunities (tourist railroads, fan trips), and great railroad photography. Chicago streetcar disaster - 34 died. Posted by greyhounds.
  8. A Chicago Tribune Flashback presents some photos from the Railroad Fair. There is a Wikipedia article about the fair. Railway Preservation News has a thread on the Railroad Fair. Lew Schneider's Viewing Album: Chicago Railroad Fair is in the RR Pictures Archives. PeriscopeFilm's Chicago Railroad Fair Color Home Movies, is on YouTube.
  9. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of Sounds Of Railroad Nostalgia on Discogs.4/4(1).

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