["Sunset Limited" at Santa Barbara depot]

["Sunset Limited" at Santa Barbara depot]

Date: c. 1916
Creator: unknown
Description: In the days when Steam was King, Southern Pacific's "Sunset Limited" train No. 2 eastbound, headed by Engine No. 2286 - a Pacific type 4-6-2- locomotive - with a consist of nine standard heavyweight cars - awaits the conductor's "B-o-a-rd!" at the depot in Santa Barbara.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
Mt. Adams Incline and Rockwood Pottery, Cincinnati, Ohio

Mt. Adams Incline and Rockwood Pottery, Cincinnati, Ohio

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Color postcard decorated with glitter. It depicts Mt. Adams, a large hill in Cincinnati, Ohio. Homes and businesses cover the hill and a railway while carts ascend the hill carrying loads. Printed on the card, "Mt. Adams Incline and Rockwood Pottery, Cincinnati, O" and handwritten on the front, "Hello Rose, I rec the pictures all right, Many thanks. Write me soon. Happy New Year. 1526 St. [ ] S.G.F." It is addressed to Miss Rosa N. Bassano, Paris, Tex., S. Mill St.
Contributing Partner: Private Collection of Joe E. Haynes
["Autovias" train in Mexican mountains]

["Autovias" train in Mexican mountains]

Date: 1968
Creator: unknown
Description: Chihuahua - Pacific Railway's "Autovias" train, consisting of fiat diesel cars coming out of one of the 73 tunnels which are located on the line between La Junta and El Fuerte, Mexico on the 281 mile portion of the route traversing the mountain region over the Continental Divide around 1968.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
["The Crescent" in the Georgia mountains]

["The Crescent" in the Georgia mountains]

Date: c. 1960
Creator: unknown
Description: "The Crescent" on w of Southern Railway's deluxe streamliners, crosses the mountains of north Georgia. It carried private room Pullman cars between New York and New Orleans and reclining-seat coaches between Washington D.C. and Atlanta and New Orleans.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
["The Chief" in California]

["The Chief" in California]

Date: June 1964
Creator: Meitz, Frank
Description: Photograph of Santa Fe's "The Chief" passing "Sullivan's Curve" in rugged Cajon Pass, California, June 1964.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
[Train traveling from Mexico City to Guadalajara]

[Train traveling from Mexico City to Guadalajara]

Date: c. 1928
Creator: unknown
Description: In the "Age of Steam" Engine No. 155, a Pacific type 4-6-2 locomotive, heads the morning train of the National Railways of Mexico enroute from Mexico City to Guadalajara around 1928.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
[Union Pacific Railroad's "Portland Rose"]

[Union Pacific Railroad's "Portland Rose"]

Date: c. 1952
Creator: unknown
Description: Union Pacific Railroad's "Portland Rose" train No. 17, a modern streamliner powered by four diesel units with a consist of thirteen cars, making a stop in Wyoming, circa 1952. Mountains are seen in the background.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
[Santa Fe's "The Chief" diesel locomotive]

[Santa Fe's "The Chief" diesel locomotive]

Date: August 1958
Creator: ERB, dON
Description: Santa Fe's "The Chief" train No. 20, eastbound, ascends the grade of Raton Pass shortly after leaving the city of Raton, New Mexico in August 1958.
Contributing Partner: Museum of the American Railroad
Four Men with Sled on Mountainside

Four Men with Sled on Mountainside

Date: unknown
Creator: unknown
Description: Copy negative of four men in winter clothes, standing in the snow with a sled. They appear to be on a mountain slope and behind them are trees and other slopes.
Contributing Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library
Panigloben in Homalographischer Projection

Panigloben in Homalographischer Projection

Date: unknown
Creator: Lange, Henry, 1821-1893
Description: This map shows the world in two circular hemispheres. Continents and some countries are labeled. Bodies of water and geographic features are marked (with relief shown by hachures). There is an ancillary map at the bottom of the page showing the North Pole, labeled "Länder um den Nord-Pol in Stereographischer Polarprojection." To either side of the ancillary map, there are colored charts comparing the heights of world mountains; they are labeled "Höhen auf der Westlichen Halbkugel" and "Höhen auf der Östlichen Halbkugel." Scale 1:94,000,000.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
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