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  Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
 Decade: 1920-1929
 Year: 1920
[Engines at Tampico Terminal]

[Engines at Tampico Terminal]

Date: March 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: The Tampico, Tamaulipas, Mexico engine terminal of the National Railroad of Mexico in March 1920. At this time Mallet (Articulated) type 2-6-6-2 steam locomotives frequently headed passenger trains on the Monterrey - Tampico Line. This was one of the earliest divisions on the National Railways where Mallet (Articulated) type locomotives went into service.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
[La Grande Station in Los Angeles]

[La Grande Station in Los Angeles]

Date: c. 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: The old Santa Fe passenger depot, La Grande Station, in Los Angeles, California around 1920.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
[Illinois Central Railroad’s “Panama Limited”]

[Illinois Central Railroad’s “Panama Limited”]

Date: c. 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: Illinois Central Railroad’s “Panama Limited” Train No. 5 (SB), Pacific Type 4-6-2, No. 1158, nearing New Orleans, c. 1920. Photo courtesy of Illinois Central Railroads.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
[Interoceanic Railway of Mexico train crossing a gorge]

[Interoceanic Railway of Mexico train crossing a gorge]

Date: September 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: Passenger train on the Interoceanic Railway of Mexico enroute between Mexico City and Veracruz in September 1920. This narrow gauge train, headed by a Consolidation type 2-8-0 steam locomotive with a diverse consist, carried a Broiler-buffet Sleeping car on the rear-end which provided meal service for Pullman passengers.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
["The Panama Limited" departing from Chicago]

["The Panama Limited" departing from Chicago]

Date: c. 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: One of the nation's most well-known name trains, Illinois Central Railroad's "The Panama Limited" headed by Engine No. 1158, a Pacific type 4-6-2 locomotive which burns coal, is departing from Central Station in Chicago. The station's tower is in the left background.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
[Saltillo Depot]

[Saltillo Depot]

Date: September 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: Saltillo, Mexico passenger depot of the National Railways of Mexico, September 1920. This was a busy terminal on the Nuevo Laredo to Mexico City main line. Also for local trains operating to Monterrey, Piedras Negras, and Torreon.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
[Train pulling into Monterrey Station]

[Train pulling into Monterrey Station]

Date: January 1920
Creator: unknown
Description: Monterrey's Union station in the "Glory Days of Steam" January 1920. In this era, it was one of the finest railroad passenger depots in Mexico. This station had ten stub-end tracks. There were sixteen through passenger trains daily, inbound and outbound. In addition, there were trains originating at Monterrey, such as those to Matamoros, Nuevo Laredo, Realta, Saltillo and Tampico. The track in the foreground was a portion of Monterrey's electric street railway system. The paralleling track in the background was the main line of the National Railways of Mexico coming into Monterrey from Tampico.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad