[Union Station in Washington D.C.]

Description:

This massive structure is the Union Station in Washington D.C. on July 25, 1969. This terminal has a total of thirty tracks, of which nine are through tracks and twenty-one are stub end. A portion of the station's tracks are electrified by the overhead catenary system thereby Permitting Penn Central's GG1 Electric Locomotives heading passenger trains, the "Metroliners", and electric powered multiple unit commuter trains to serve the terminal.

Creator(s): Hanlon, Pat
Location(s): United States - Washington D.C.
Creation Date: July 25, 1969
Partner(s):
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 41
Past 30 days: 0
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Date(s):
  • Creation: July 25, 1969
  • Digitized: August 15, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Washington D.C.
Era
Into Modern Times, 1939-Present
Description:

This massive structure is the Union Station in Washington D.C. on July 25, 1969. This terminal has a total of thirty tracks, of which nine are through tracks and twenty-one are stub end. A portion of the station's tracks are electrified by the overhead catenary system thereby Permitting Penn Central's GG1 Electric Locomotives heading passenger trains, the "Metroliners", and electric powered multiple unit commuter trains to serve the terminal.

Physical Description:

1 photographic print, b&w : 8 in. x 10 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 4-0318
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth28616
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public