["Argonaut" passenger trains in West Texas]

Description:

Long ago in the age of steam, the Southern Pacific's "Argonaut" passenger trains, numbers 104 and 103, east and westbound, respectively, meet in the early morning hours at mile post 450 between Langtry and Pumpville in far west Texas.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - Texas - Val Verde County
Creation Date: c. 1929  
Partner(s):
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 455
Past 30 days: 4
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: c. 1929
  • Digitized: August 16, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Texas - Val Verde County
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Long ago in the age of steam, the Southern Pacific's "Argonaut" passenger trains, numbers 104 and 103, east and westbound, respectively, meet in the early morning hours at mile post 450 between Langtry and Pumpville in far west Texas.

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Southern Pacific Railroad | Argonaut | steam engines
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 2-0095
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth28806
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public