A bit of railroad history June 22nd 2020

A bit of railroad history – some related to Springfield Illinois

KCS-IMRR-TPW (-AMTK) High Iron Travel Corp. Special – July 19-20, 2008 Springfield Illinois

That video features private rail cars 800069 Cimarron River, MRLX 800460 New York Central Swift Stream ( nowadays has Mid America label ) and 800045 Caritas.

High Iron Travel’s “Southern Explorer” Rare Mileage Excursion May 25-30, 2010

Kansas City Southern 34 is a Electro-Motive Diesel(EMD) FP9A

Swift Stream – New York Central sleeper car now private varnish

Sunset Limited dining and snacking from New Orleans to Los Angeles

Private cars Caritas, Intrepid and Sierra Hotel Classy Couplings

I have recorded all 3 cars featured in that first video. Two have changed in paint scheme since that time.

Roots on the Rails Amtrak Texas Eagle 22 Springfield Illinois

Private rail cars AAPRCO 2015 Spirit of St. Louis Convention during day

Mid America Swift Stream Pullman Pacific Sunset Santa Fe Chico private rail cars Kansas City Union Station

Roots on the Rails Amtrak Texas Eagle 22 Springfield Illinois

Video starts in Springfield Illinois Private varnish St Louis Gateway Station August 2017

St. James Place Charter Club Iowa Pacific Caritas private rail cars Union Station Chicago Milwaukee Intermodal

Iowa Pacific Empire Builder Prairie View dome car Chicago Union Station

Amtrak California Surfliners Northeast Regional Iowa Pacific Sky View baggage cars Chicago Illinois

Sierra Hotel on back of Amtrak California Zephyr Chicago and Denver Union Station Omaha Nebraska

Patrick Henry Creative Promotions Sierra Hotel Chicago Union Station

Private rail cars I’ve recorded

Amtrak Passenger Rail Stations Museums Trolleys High Speed Rail Commuter Trains

Midwest High Speed Rail Association

Don’s Rail Photos Private Rail Cars

Private Car Caritas at Milwaukee Amtrak Station November 24 2018

Non-profit plans historic train ride aboard 1950s observation car

Midwest Rail Rangers Private Rail Excursion Chicago to La Plata, MO Round-trip for Solar Eclipse Weekend August 19-22, 2017

Railroads Archives – Page 4 of 8 – Edward Branley – The NOLA History Guy

Join the APRHF Rail Rangers on Saturday, September 22nd 2018 for a Dome Car Ride: Chicago to Quincy, IL Roundtrip in a Day

APRHF Rail Rangers’ Spring & Summer 2018 Private Rail Schedule: Illinois, Missouri, Michigan & More

Chicago Terminal Lakewood at Diversey August 22 2008 #5

Roundhouse Newsletter Edition #24 — Rail Rangers 2020 Season Goes Virtual — June 10, 2020

Exciting News About the Future of Rail Rangers for 2019 and Beyond

Roundhouse Newsletter Edition #14: Midwest Rail Rangers Host Parlour Car “Open House” at Wisconsin Great Northern Railroad – October 5, 2019

Piece of railroad history will rumble through Springfield April 23-24 2016

Illinois Scenic Train Rides: A Complete Guide

History 20th Century Railroad Club

Midwest Rail Rangers

Caritas (800045) AAPRCO

Railcar History APRHF Rail Rangers

Explore Fall Foliage with the APRHF Rail Rangers Published: October 6, 2017

APRHF Rail Rangers: Chicago to St. Louis, MO 2016 Charter

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