Milwaukee Road "Little Joe" electric no. E71 leading an eastbound freight train at Cyr, Montana, on August 9, 1973. Photograph by Steve Patterson and from his presentation at the Center's Conversations 2016.
When trains had a caboose. Three locomotives, three cars, and one caboose head down grade towards Andrews after topping Red Marble Gap at Topton, NC, coming up from the Nahtahala Gorge. Circa summer, 1980. Scanned from a Kodachrome 64 slide.