Rock Island EMD E-8 No. 652. Photo by Eddie Phillips, California, Missouri.
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Classic Streamliners is a non-profit organization devoted to preserving railroad history, including vintage streamlined trains, locomotives, fallen flag railroads, named passenger trains, private railcars, train travel, heritage railroads, rail museums, dinner trains, and just about everything else rail-related. Our mission is to preserve railroad history and educate, enlighten, and entertain all who visit our site. This site is suitable for all ages.
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Text: wikipedia.org. Images: Public Domain; http://www.commons.wikimedia.org (unless otherwise specified) and 17 U.S. Code § 107 fair use. References: Lewis, Robert G. The Handbook of American Railroads. New York: Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation, 1951, 2nd Edition 1956. Site Map Contact webmaster HERE.