["Los Angeles Limited" in Cheyenne, Wyoming]

Description:

Photograph of one of the Union Pacific Railroad's most famous passenger trains - the "Los Angeles Limited" headed by an Atlantic type 4-4-2 locomotive, Engine No. 116 as it passes through Cheyenne, Wyoming. The train consisted of seven handcrafted wooden cars - heated by potbellied iron stoves and illuminated by kerosene lamps.

Creator(s): Stimson, J.
Location(s): United States - Wyoming - Laramie County - Cheyenne
Creation Date: c. 1916  
Partner(s):
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 280
Past 30 days: 7
Yesterday: 0
Creator (Photographer):
Stimson, J.

Cheyenne, Wyoming

Date(s):
  • Creation: c. 1916
  • Digitized: August 9, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - Wyoming - Laramie County - Cheyenne
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Photograph of one of the Union Pacific Railroad's most famous passenger trains - the "Los Angeles Limited" headed by an Atlantic type 4-4-2 locomotive, Engine No. 116 as it passes through Cheyenne, Wyoming. The train consisted of seven handcrafted wooden cars - heated by potbellied iron stoves and illuminated by kerosene lamps.

Physical Description:

1 photograph : b&w ; 10 x 8 in.

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Union Pacific Railroad | Los Angeles Limited | steam engines | signals | boxcars
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1-0015
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth28918
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public