TITLE

Two for the road

AUTHOR(S)
Glischinski, Steve
PUB. DATE
July 1999
SOURCE
Trains;Jul99, Vol. 59 Issue 7, p56
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that two groups of steam locomotive fans brought two Soo Line Railroad steam locomotives to Minnesota and Wisconsin. American Locomotive Co. as firm responsible for the construction of the locomotives' engines; Features and background history of the engines.
ACCESSION #
2007321

 

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