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Caption: “The observation car Hickory Creek brings up the rear of New York Central’s renowned 20th CENTURY LIMITED as it pauses in Englewood. Passengers are already being served their drinks in the lounge.” Chicago June 7, 1962 Photos by Bob Krone

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From The Trolley Dodger blog: “North Shore Line car 413 (and train) turning off street-running on Greenleaf Avenue in Wilmette on the Shore Line Route. The building at right is still standing.“

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From The Trolley Dodger blog: “The Roosevelt Road streetcar extension, crossing the Illinois Central on its way back from the Field Museum and Soldier Field. The date is unknown, but service ended in 1953.“

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Caption: “Santa Fe Superfleet GP60M No. 120 idles at Corwith Yard, Chicago between transcontinental runs, showing a little spring road dust from recent high speed trips.” Chicago April 07, 1991 Photo by Bill Edgar

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Nice Consist by joemcmillan118 on Flickr. Caption: “On August 31, 1991, an A-B-B-B-A set of GP60ms and GP60Bs (153-345-342-326-107) await their next assignment at Santa Fe’s Corwith Yard in Chicago.” Photo by Joe McMillan

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