Durango to Silverton (1955)
Experience the ride from Durango to Silverton aboard narrow gauge steam in 1955. A wonderful time capsule of mid-century narrow gauge railroading. A 16mm color sound film by Edwin Carrington Eddy.
Edwin Carrington Eddy (1901-1973) was an experienced amateur documentary filmmaker from Comins, Oscoda County, Michigan. He specialized in railroad, maritime, and other interesting subjects.
Postcard photo showing the Silver Vista observation car. CS Archives
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