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 County: Blair County, PA
 Collection: Rescuing Texas History, 2007
[Pennsy's Horseshoe Curve]

[Pennsy's Horseshoe Curve]

Date: 1951
Creator: unknown
Description: This photograph depicts the most famous stretch of railroad main line in the world as it appeared in the autumn of 1951- the Pennsy's Horseshoe Curve, located in Kittanning Gap in Pennsylvania. In this scene a Pennsylvania K4s locomotive acts as a "helper" on the head-end of a diesel powered train.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
[Pennsy's Horseshoe Curve]

[Pennsy's Horseshoe Curve]

Date: 1954
Creator: unknown
Description: Photograph of a train passing between mountains near a lake. Characterized as one of the most fantastic scenes on any railroad - this is the Pennsylvania's Horseshoe Curve shortly after sunrise on a spring morning in 1954. This was the centennial year of Horse Shoe Curve, which was built in 1854. The Mountain in the background in the center of the Curve is Kittaning Mountain.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad