["The California Limited"]

Description:

Santa Fe's oldest name train - the California Limited stand in the Los Angeles California depot. This de Luxe passenger train headed by a beautiful ten wheeler, type 4-6-0 engine No. 53, with a consist of six superb passenger cars, all handcrafted wood - having open platforms and under body truss rods - has consummated its long journey - approximately 2,267 miles - requiring about 68 hours - from Chicago.

Creator(s): Unknown
Location(s): United States - California - Los Angeles County - Los Angeles
Creation Date: c. 1910  
Partner(s):
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection(s):
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Usage:
Total Uses: 89
Past 30 days: 2
Yesterday: 0
Creator:
Unknown
Date(s):
  • Creation: c. 1910
  • Digitized: August 9, 2007
Coverage:
Place
United States - California - Los Angeles County - Los Angeles
Era
New South, Populism, Progressivism, and the Great Depression, 1877-1939
Description:

Santa Fe's oldest name train - the California Limited stand in the Los Angeles California depot. This de Luxe passenger train headed by a beautiful ten wheeler, type 4-6-0 engine No. 53, with a consist of six superb passenger cars, all handcrafted wood - having open platforms and under body truss rods - has consummated its long journey - approximately 2,267 miles - requiring about 68 hours - from Chicago.

Physical Description:

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

Language(s):
Subject(s):
Keyword(s): Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway | steam engines
Contributor(s):
Partner:
Museum of the American Railroad
Collection:
Rescuing Texas History, 2007
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1-0007
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth28926
Resource Type: Photograph
Format: Image
Rights:
Access: Public