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  Photo Album Page 71
  • Amtrak's Turboliner sees action in Michigan.  [Paul Chapoton and Doug Leffler]

Photo Album Page 70
  • A GTW Medical Car stops at Jackson Yard, in 1963.  [Doug Leffler]

  • A southbound freight is headed by Ann Arbor 303 at Milan Tower.  [Charles Geletzke, Jr.]

  • D&M business train, with 1280 in the lead, leaves Cheboygan Yard.  [Neil Plagens]

  • A Canadian Pacific train passes through the Detroit-Windsor tunnel.  [Jim Potyraj]

Photo Album Page 69
  • Michigan Northern 213 is loaded into Chief Wawatam for the trip to the E&LS. 1980.  [Neil Plagens]

  • A Quincy and Torch Lake caboose weathers away at Hancock in 1970.  [Greg Bunce]

  • GTW Train No. 17 departs Lapeer.  [Elmer Trealor/Charlie Whipp Collection]

  • A westbound NYC passenger train crosses Parnall Road, north of Jackson.  [Cecil Hommerding, Doug Leffler Collection]

Photo Album Page 68
  • CN 5503 heads west, passing through the Lapeer interlocking limits.  1977. [Charlie Whipp]

  • An EB wreck train passes the MC Ann Arbor depot in 1915.  [Charles Milliken photo, Doug Leffler collection]

  • The NYC Jackson west dispatcher controlling the Air Line subdivision west of Jackson, 1963.  [Doug Leffler]

  • A NYC Mohawk pushes a westbound train at Hudson, Michigan.  [Doug Leffler collection]

Photo Album Page 67
  • A Michigan Central locomotive heads through downtown Battle Creek in 1915.  [Charles Milliken photo, Doug Leffler Collection]

  • CN 6540 heads up the Maple Leaf at Charlotte.  1969.  [Doug Leffler]

  • The original roundhouse at Jackson Jct. in 1915.  [Charles Milliken photo, Doug Leffler Collection]

  • TSBY's chopped nose RS-1 works the yard at Vasser in 1978.  [Doug Leffler]

Photo Album Page 66
  • Michigan Northern 1617 takes on water at Petoskey, courtesy of the local fire department.  [Neil Plagens]

  • The engineer of the GTW Jackson turn takes a cigarette break at Jackson Yard.  1964.  [Doug Leffler]

  • A 1983 photo of a Soo Line freight east of Manistique, Michigan.  [Neil Plagens, Mark Andersen Collection]

  • Ontonagon Pulp and Paper No. 6 at their plant in Ontonagon.

Photo Album Page 65
  • GTW 3750 awaits assignment at the Durand engine facility in 1958.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • A J3 Hudson streamliner passes Newport, Michigan  [Stanley Niedermeier]

  • New automobiles, covered in tarps, stop at Jackson.  [Charles Milliken, Doug Leffler Collection]

  • Michigan Central 4-4-0 locomotives stop at Grass Lake.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

Photo Album Page 64
  • GTW Passenger Train No. 17 crosses Bentley Street in Lapeer, in 1949.  [Elmer Treloar photo, Charlie Whipp Collection]

  • D&M 281 leads a plow "extra" train, clearing the line at Topinabee.  [Neil Plagens]

  • A Pere Marquette passenger train stops at St. Louis, Michigan early in the century.  [Alan Loftis Collection]

  • A MCRR Inspection Train stops at Standish, Michigan  [Dale Berry Collection]

Photo Album Page 63
  • A 1969 photograph of the GTW CTC machine controlling the Holly Subdivision.  [Doug Leffler]

  • A Union Pacific streamliner visits Jackson, Michigan, in 1934.  [Charles Milliken/Doug Leffler Collection]

  • A double-header NYC freight train leaves Jackson Jct. heading west.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • A cab ride through Jackson, Michigan yard, in the 1950's.  [Harlan Smith photo, Doug Leffler Collection].

Photo Album Page 62
  • Conrail 9205 works north of Tyson Street on the Jackson Belt, in 1979.  [Doug Leffler]

  • A Michigan Northern train, headed by the 1603, south of Cadillac in 1982.  [Neil Plagens]

  • A track pan installation on the New York Central.  [Jim Tarbell photo, Doug Leffler Collection]

  • Penn Central 8044 leads train BM-7 west from Jackson on the Air Line.  1970's  [Doug Leffler]

Photo Album Page 61
  • GTW 1951, an RS-1, heads up the Jackson turn at MAL Crossing in Jackson County.  [Doug Leffler]

  • Cecil Hommerding poses for a photograph with friends on a rail trip.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • The Amtrak Turbo Train passes BO Interlocking Tower in the 1970's.  [Mark Hinsdale]

  • Inside of a Railway Post Office car at Jackson, Michigan in 1963.  [Doug Leffler]

Photo Album Page 60
  • D&M 466 switches Chief Wawatam at Mackinaw City, in 1977.  [Neil Plagens]

  • Michigan Central old roundhouse No. 1 at Jackson in 1916.  [Charles Milliken, Doug Leffler collection]

  • O&M No. 61 awaits assignment at Blissfield.  [Jim Tarbell, Doug Leffler Collection]

  • PRR 5801 prepares to leave Mackinaw City with a passenger train in the late 1940's.  [Cecil Hommerding, Doug Leffler Collection]

Photo Album Page 59

  • NYC 5351 highballs with a passenger train WB west of Jackson, Michigan  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • D&M 481 leads an Alpena-bound train over the Cheboygan River, in 1977.  [Neil Plagens]

  • D&TSL #50 leads a freight train at Lang Yard in Toledo, Ohio in 1973.  [Doug Leffler]

  • DC&S No. 5 with a short freight train at an unknown location in the 1940's.  [Jim Tarbell photo, Leffler Collection]

Photo Album Page 58
  • C&O caboose A364 on the end of a train at Grand Haven, in 1953.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • CN 6218 leads a Michigan Railroad Club excursion trip at Durand in 1966.  [Bill Moore]

  • Conrail 9944, an RS-3, awaits assignment at Battle Creek, in 1979.  [Greg Bunce]

  • NYC 5214 and CPR Royal Hudson 285, sit side by side at the Windsor. [Novak photo, Charlie Whipp Collection]

Photo Album Page 57
  • An old bridge abutment on the former MC freight line to C&S Jct., near Nebraska Avenue.  [Dale Berry]

  • A New York Central freight train on the Caro Branch, in 1950.  [Al Smith Collection]

  • Amtrak No. 353 passes BO Tower in Kalamazoo, in 1979.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • Taxi's pick up passengers at the Big Four station in Elkhart, Indiana  [Dave Mille Collection]

Photo Album Page 56
  • GTW diesel and steam locomotives sit side by side at the Durand engine facility, in 1958.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • Soo Line 701 leads a short train around the wye at Hancock, on to the lift bridge.  1970's  [Rob Kitchen]

  • The Chief Wawatam arrives at Mackinaw City with a load of cars, in 1978.  [Greg Bunce]

  • Milwaukee Road Train No. 35 is 12 hours late due to snow, at Channing in 1908.  [Mark Worrall Collection]

Photo Album Page 55
  • D&TSL switcher 118 is photographed in GTW's Battle Creek Yard in 1983.  [Doug Leffler]

  • Soo Line 700, full of snow, waits at the East Houghton Yard, in 1973.  [Rob Kitchen]

  • H. E. Smith dispatches the Middle Division at Jackson, Michigan in 1952.  [Al Smith Collection]

  • C&O 106 stops with its passenger train at Alden, Michigan in 1952.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

Photo Album Page 54
  • The New York Central's Twilight Limited observation car pauses at Jackson, in 1963.  [Doug Leffler]

  • C&O 6066 and and 6099 are parked in front of the Bad Axe depot.  Early 1980's.  [Charlie Whipp]

  • Penn Central 6135 leads westbound train DC-1 on the Air Line, west of Jackson.  [Doug Leffler]

  • A NYC passenger train from Grand Rapids passes the old Jackson Prison in 1953.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

Photo Album Page 53
  • D&M 181 and 381 lead a SB train between Cheboygan and Gaylord.  1980.  [Neil Plagens]

  • The American Freedom Train passes west of Owosso, in 1975.  [Charlie Whipp]

  • A streamlined Grand Trunk Western 6405 heads up a passenger train at Battle Creek.  [Jim Tarbell]

  • Keweenaw Central No. 29 loads coal at Calumet in 1969.  [Greg Bunce]

Photo Album Page 52
  • A self portrait of MC Conductor Charles Milliken, taken in a caboose in 1915.    [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • Section crews remove the diamond at Tower A in Albion in 1916.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • A westbound MC passenger train arrives at the Albion depot in 1916.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • A variety of Alco power waits assignment at NYC's Jackson engine facility.  1963  [Doug Leffler]

Photo Album Page 51
  • Detroit & Mackinaw 977 switches the Chief at Mackinaw City in the early 1980's.  [Rob Kitchen]

  • GTW 5629 pulls a Michigan Railroad Club excursion into Jackson, in 1969.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • Grand Trunk Western train 450 from Muskegon sets off cars at Johnson Avenue, Pontiac.  [Charlie Whipp]

  • Milwaukee Road's diesel shops at Green Bay, Wisconsin in 1973.  [Greg Bunce]

Photo Album Page 50
  • MIGN 1205 is off-loaded from the Chief at St. Ignace, enroute to the E&LS.  [Neil Plagens]

  • C&O and B&O units switch the Medusa Cement plant south of Petosky, in 1977.  [Greg Bunce]

  • New York Central locomotives in storage in Jackson, Michigan in the 1950's.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • Boyne City Railroad's English locomotive taking on fuel and water at Boyne City, 1977.  [Mark Andersen]

Photo Album Page 49
  • Michigan Northern 1216, a Baldwin "Shark", pulls a freight into the siding at Kalkaska.  [Greg Bunce]

  • GTW 4706 pulls the Romeo subdivision local near Washington, Michigan in 1987.  [Charlie Whipp]

  • D&M motor car 202 speeds through Greenbush, Michigan.  [Dale Berry Collection]

  • NYC 8026 changes crews at the "Cinder Path" at Jackson in 1964.  [Doug Leffler]

Photo Album Page 48
  • Interurban rail is torn out of the street in downtown Port Huron, in 2006.  [Dan Meinhard]

  • GTW 5811 pulls the Pere Marquette 1225 near Haslett in 1983.  [Charlie Whipp]

  • Three photos of LS&I Alco road switchers working in and around Marquette in 1973.  [Greg Bunce]

  • An eastbound passenger train passes the Pearl Street home signal in Jackson, early 1950's.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

Photo Album Page 47
  • Chesapeake & Ohio 3866 leads a freight train past the Williamston elevator in 1982.  [Charlie Whipp]

  • Western Michigan University's incline railroad.  [Mark Worrall collection]

  • C&O Berkshires sit awaiting their fate in 1954 in Grand Haven.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • A DSS&A section crew poses for a photograph somewhere in the Upper Peninsula.  [Mark Worrall Collection]

Photo Album Page 46
  • B&O 4029 pulls a C&O freight train past Tappan Interlocking Tower in the 1970's.  [Charlie Whipp]

  • PRR 5801 switches a passenger train consist at Mackinaw City in the 1950's.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • C&O 1617 Allegheny locomotive switches between trains at Walbridge.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • An ALCO-GE demonstrator set and train at Jackson, Michigan  [Doug Leffler Collection]

Photo Album Page 45
  • PRR 9830 leads a freight train near Mackinaw City in 1950.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • GTW 9027 pulls a freight across Emmet Street, Battle Creek, in 1962.  [Doug Leffler]

  • NYC 1627 pulls a westbound freight out of Jackson, Michigan in the 1950's.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • GTW 4912 heads up a westbound freight at Rochester Jct. in 1983.  [Charlie Whipp Collection]

Photo Album Page 44
  • A Wabash freight picks up orders at CN's Walkerville, Ontario depot.  [Doug Leffler]

  • Dwight Eisenhower campaigns by train in Jackson in 1952.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • Two photos of American Heritage Foundation's Freedom Train, on display in 1948 in Jackson.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • GTW 5046 comes off the turntable at Jackson, Michigan.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

Photo Album Page 43
  • GTW 4540 sits on the engine service track at Lansing Yard. 1982  [Jim Slater]

  • NYC Budd Car M499 changes crews at Bay City.  1963  [Doug Leffler]

  • The NYC Coach Yard job switches in front of the Jackson station.  1950's.  [Doug Leffler]

  • A NYC baseball passenger special deadheads northbound through Warren.  [E Novak/C Whipp coll]

Photo Album Page 42
  • The Amtrak Niagara exits the tunnel at Windsor, heading east.  1978  [Charlie Whipp]

  • LS&I 32 sits on the ready track at Presque Isle  [Mark Andersen]

  • GTW 1976, their bicentennial locomotive, on display at Durand Yard.  [James McCann]

  • A Michigan Central car repair crew poses for a photo at Grayling in 1912  [Mark Worrall Collection]

Photo Album Page 41
  • A wreck on the Michigan Central Haakwood Branch.  [Mark Worrall Collection]

  • Loading sugar beets in Plymouth, bound for Saginaw.  1918  [Mark Worrall Collection]

  • A 1890's derailment of the Michigan Central at Tower "A" in Albion.  [T. J. Gaffney Collection]

  • NYC Train DC-1 heads west from Jackson on the "Air Line".  [Rahn Stokes photo, Doug Leffler Collection]

Photo Album Page 40
  • M&NE locomotive 325 is photographed at Manistee, MI with a combine coach.  [Mark Andersen Collection]

  • Loggers load logs on to a Manistee & Northeastern flat car.  [Charles Showalter Collection]

  • One of the last Penn Central trains passes the Big Rapids depot.  [Greg Bunce]

  • A 1908 photo of an EJ&S logging train in the woods near East Jordan.

Photo Album Page 39
  • A GR&I snowplow stops for maintenance at Kalkaska, MI.  1908.  [Mark Worrall Collection]

  • The Silver Diner, on Michigan Avenue in Parma.  [Rusty Davis Collection]

  • An early velocipede track car in the woods near Boyne City.  [Dale Berry collection]

  • A GTW locomotive and crew at Lenox (Richmond), Michigan.  [T. J. Gaffney Collection]

Photo Album Page 38
  • Penn Central 2626 leads a northbound coal train through Durand in 1971.  [Charlie Whipp]

  • A New York Central rail detector car near the roundhouse at Jackson, MI.  1970  [Charlie Whipp]

  • A C&NW powered coke train proceeds under the old coaling tower at Lansing.  1983  [Jim Slater]

  • NYC crews repair a bearing failure on M-499, an RDC car at Rochester.  [Charlie Whipp]

Photo Album Page 37
  • Detroit Terminal No. 112 works near Davison Yard in Detroit, 1973.

  • Milwaukee Road 773, the Iron Mountain switcher, waits for the Groveland Mine run.  1973  [Greg Bunce]

  • The MILW Groveland Mine run brings empties back to the mine from Iron Mountain.  1979  [Greg Bunce]

  • A TSBY inspection train for MDOT in the Boardman Valley near Traverse City, 1997  [Mark Andersen]

Photo Album Page 36
  • M&NE flat car #643 at the Manistee coal docks in 1902.  [Charles Showalter Collection]

  • BCG&A Motor No. 17 pauses for a photograph along it's route.  [Mark Worrall Collection]

  • A Michigan Central passenger train navigates flood waters near Battle Creek in 1908.  [Mark Worrall Collection]

  • A CSX coal train and the Allegan local pass near the Holland Depot.  [Mark Andersen]

Photo Album Page 35
  • The GTW PO&N local at Pigeon, Michigan in 1972.  [Charlie Whipp]

  • Mail delivery on the Manistique & Lake Superior, in 1934, at Steuben.  [Mark Worrall Collection]

  • LS&I 32, a 2-8-0, awaits assignment at the Presque Isle roundhouse.  [Mark Andersen Collection]

  • Michigan Northern 1216 peeks out of the engine house at Cadillac.  [Dennis Schmidt]

Photo Album Page 34
  • Penn Central 7821, a GP-38, leads the local SB at Clark Road, South of Lapeer in 1975.  [Charlie Whipp]

  • The Pere Marquette's "High Bridge", north of Baldwin, taken in 1908.  [Mark Worrall Collection]

  • Penn Central 7885 leads the last PC train at Big Rapids  [Greg Bunce]

  • A CK&S passenger train stops for passengers and a photo at Delton, Michigan  [Larry Gibson Collection]

Photo Album Page 33
  • The DT&I Delta turn heads south from Flat Rock Yard.  1955 [Al Paterson photo, Charlie Whipp Collection]

  • Milwaukee Road timed freight, No. 69, passes Beaver, Wisconsin.  1973.  [Greg Bunce]

  • VIA 6417 leads the westbound International at Lapeer, in 1989.  [Charlie Whipp]

  • C&O 3714 passes the interlocking tower at Mershon, on the north side of Saginaw. 1983.  [Jim Slater]

Photo Album Page 32
  • A Michigan Railway caboose near Grand Rapids, 1918.  [Mark Worrall Collection]

  • Frederick & Charlevoix Railroad No. 1 [Mark Worrall Collection]

  • Wisconsin Central 4013 backs on to the turntable at Marquette Yard.  1992  [Mark Andersen]

  • A Milwaukee Road ore train from Groveland Mine heads into Iron Mountain.  1973  [Greg Bunce]

Photo Album Page 31
  • D&TSL 44 leads a freight train across the Vickers, Ohio diamond near Toledo, Ohio.  [Charlie Whipp]

  • An interurban electric car passes the depot at Ortonville, Michigan.  [Alan Loftis Collection]

  • B&O #52, along with a B-Unit, stands by at the Pere Marquette 21st St. roundhouse.  [William Miller]

  • The DSS&A ore dock at Marquette, Michigan.  [Mike Tabone collection]

Photo Album Page 30
  • NYC 1838 receives orders from the operator at Saginaw West Side station.  [George Bean]

  • Conrail 5641 proceeds slowly over the CK&S trestle at Hastings. 1976.  [Doug Leffler]

  • Wyandotte Terminal's Baldwin switcher, working at the BASF plant, 1976.  [Charlie Whipp]

  • A PRR motor car, built by the Sheffield Car Company, at Three Rivers.  [Alan Loftis Collection]

Photo Album Page 29
  • A FM C-Liner leads an interesting lashup on a WB NYC passenger train at Jackson.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • Winter snow plow action on the Manistique Railroad, near Grand Marias.  [David Fulkerth Collection]

  • The Pere Marquette wye and roundhouse at Plymouth, in the early 1900's.  [Mark Worrall Collection]

  • A 21000 series way car brings up the read of a Penn Central coal train at Henderson.  [Charlie Whipp]

Photo Album Page 28
  • The Pere Marquette depot in Midland, under water due to a flood.  [Alan Loftis Collection]

  • A C&NW powered coke train proceeds under the old GTW coaling tower at Lansing.  [Jim Slater]

  • N&W switcher 3369 leads a wide load from the Union Belt at Delray Tower.  [Dennis Schmidt]

  • The D&M Bicentennial train leaving Tawas City for Alpena, 1976.  [Larry Gibson]

Photo Album Page 27
  • A SEMTA commuter train rounds the bend after leaving Brush Street Station.  1982  [Charlie Whipp]

  • GTW 8310 passes the NYC Genesee Street Station in Saginaw.  1950's.  [Ernie Novak, Charlie Whipp Coll]

  • A late 1950's photo of a NYC passenger train on the Old Road, near Hillsdale.  [Victor Baird Collection]

  • The Bankers Motor Car group pauses at the former NYC Lenawee Jct. Station  [Irving Estell]

Photo Album Page 26
  • New York Central's Mercury, train No. 75, proceeds west at Central Avenue.  [Patterson photo, Whipp collection]

  • Michigan Central's Jackson Depot, with passenger trains , in the 1930's.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • N&W 1627 west passes Milan interlocking tower, in 1984.  [Jim Slater]

  • A 1907 winter scene on the Copper Range Railroad near Houghton, Michigan.

Photo Album Page 25
  • Penn Central train BD-2 goes for beans at Oxford, MI in 1972.  [Charlie Whipp]

  • Two Pere Marquette passenger trains pose for a picture in front of the Edmore depot.  [Alan Loftis Collection]

  • NYC (Big Four) 1707, heads south on the Jackson branch near Willbee Concrete.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

  • Amtrak's Turbo Train stops at Ann Arbor station to pick up passengers.  [Charlie Whipp]

Photo Album Page 24
  • D&TSL 50 and 43 await assignment at Lang Yard, 1960's.  [Dale Berry]

  • Manistique & Lake Superior 2380 moves off the turntable at Manistique.  [Dave Fulkerth Collection]

  • A Pere Marquette locomotive backs through the power switch at Clio, in 1927.

  • NYC passenger trains wait at Bay City's East Side station, in 1953.  [Al Smith]

Photo Album Page 23
  • An empty C&O West Olive coal train passes MA Tower in Lansing in 1984.  [Jim Slater]

  • Wabash 600 arrives with a passenger train at Fort Street Union Depot.  1948  [Elmer Treloar]

  • NYC 7526, with the Ypsi local, backs through town pushing its caboose.  1950  [Charlie Whipp Collection]

  • A Milwaukee Road passenger train crosses the lift bridge in Houghton.

Photo Album Page 22
  • A DT&I freight train passes Carleton interlocking tower.  [Charlie Whipp]

  • GTW No. 19 passes the Lowell depot and water tower, in 1937.  [Wm. Miller photo, Charlie Whipp Coll.]

  • The remaining slip switches at CP West Detroit on Conrail Shared Assets.  [John Boehl]

  • Michigan Central's Mercury steams out of Jackson towards Chicago, in the 1930's.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

Photo Album Page 21
  • Front and back views of the NYC 20th Century Limited at Dunlap, Indiana, 1966  [Eugene Burrell]

  • A New York Central freight train highballs the main line at Jackson Jct. 1940's.  [Al Smith Collection]

  • The Union Depot (PM/GTW) in South Lyon, in the 1940's.  [Dale Berry Collection]

  • Interlocking levers 6 through 11 at Delray Tower in southwest Detroit.  [Nathan Nietering]

Photo Album Page 20
  • GTW steam engine 5629 is serviced at the diamond at Durand, after pulling an excursion.  [Doug Schmidt]
  • A GTW local freight services industry in Lapeer, near the Lapeer Co-Op, 1985.  [Charlie Whipp]
  • NYC 1924, a H-7 class, poses with crew at the Michigan Central's Jackson Yard.  [Doug Leffler Collection]
  • Milwaukee Road 35-A, leads the Copper Country Limited at Calumet station.  [Bill Moore]
Photo Album Page 19
  • A GTW mixed train heads west past the South Lyon Witch's Hat Depot, 1950's.  [Charlie Whipp Collection]
  • A GTW gravel train pulls past XD Tower in Oxford, the crossing of the NYC.  [Charlie Whipp Collection]
  • A passenger train stops for passengers at the Corunna depot.  [Charlie Whipp Collection]
  • C&O Engine 98, prepares to leave Fort Street Union Depot, with an outbound train.  [Charlie Whipp Collection]
Photo Album Page 18
  • M&LS 2380 prepares to drive onto the turntable at Manistique. 1950 [Dave Fulkerth Collection]
  • A Michigan Central passenger train scoops water from the track pan at Dexter.  [Mark Worrall Collection]
  • Penn Central 6328, a C-630, at the Jackson Engine Facility.  [Doug Leffler]
  • Toledo Terminal rail bus #36, at their Toledo engine facility, in 1969.  [Dennis Schmidt]
Photo Album Page 17
  • A Michigan Central passenger train discharges passengers at Grayling.  1930's.  [Alan Loftis Collection]
  • A southbound Ann Arbor passenger train at Clare Union Station.  [Dave Fulkerth Collection]
  • Conrail's Vermontville turn, taken in 1976 at Caledonia.  [Doug Leffler photo].
  • M&LS #2380 pulls on the turntable at Manisqitue.  [Dave Fulkerth Collection]
Photo Album Page 16
  • NYC BD-2 passes a northbound train at Vasser.  1960.  [Charlie Whipp Collection]
  • A 0-4-0T locomotive pulls a logging train over a temporary trestle near Farwell.
  • A NYC "Beeliner" heads north across M.A.L. Interlocking, near Jackson.  [Doug Leffler Collection]
  • NYC 7517 is steam cleaned and rinsed at the Jackson engine terminal.  1947  [Doug Leffler]
Photo Album Page 15
  • GR&I Northland Limited along the Lake Michigan shore near Bay View.
  • GTW 4540 waits overnight at the engine facility at Lansing Yard.  1982  [Jim Slater]
  • NYC 5926 pulls its freight into Jackson, on the old LS&MS Jacksonburgh branch [Doug Leffler Collection]
  • GTW 2684 highballs eastbound near M.A.L. Jct., Jackson.  [Doug Leffler Collection]

Photo Album Page 14

  • D&M 281 heads SB past the Grayling depot. 1990.  [Jim Slater]
  • The Chessie System's West Olive coal train heads over the Grand River. 1988 [Jim Slater]
  • Michigan Central 7707 leads a freight at Rives Junction. 1910 [Doug Leffler Collection]
  • A Michigan Central 4-4-0 pulls a freight east near Leoni. 1890 [Doug Leffler Collection]

Photo Album Page 13

  • Ann Arbor Railroad FT-4 pulls NYC interchange cars across the Huron River.  [Charlie Whipp]
  • OD interlocking tower in Jackson, with a SB Big Four Mikado taking the wye.  [Doug Leffler Coll.]
  • C&NW Alco C-630's meet in ore service at the passing siding at Little Lake. 1980's.  [Charlie Whipp]
  • Conrail 6599 (LATO) passes MA Tower in Lansing, enroute to Jackson.  1985  [Jim Slater]

Photo Album Page 12

  • Ann Arbor 301 and 303, pull their southbound freight train near Byron, Michigan.  [Charlie Whipp]

  • Pere Marquette No. 17, a GE "doodlebug", with passengers at Croswell.  [T. J. Gaffney Collection]

  • The Michigan Central Railroad international tunnel portal in Detroit.  [Dale Berry Collection]

  • A Pere Marquette track inspection crew with their handcars near Vasser, Michigan.

Photo Album Page 11

  • D&M 481 and 466 pull B-52 Simulator Train at Tawas City, 1963.  [Harold Frye]
  • CN TankTrain is northbound north of Mershon in the 1970's  [Robert Smith]
  • The Penn Central and GTW locals meet for a photo-op at Rochester Jct. in 1970.  [E.L.Novak]
  • Essex Terminal #106 pulls a string of freight cars near Windsor, Ontario.  1976  [Dennis Schmidt]

Photo Album Page 10

  • A northbound Grand Rapids & Indiana passenger train stops to take on passengers at Reed City.
  • A track inspection car made by the Kalamazoo Motor Car Company.  Date/location unknown.
  • Chessie System (C&O) #3010, a EMD GP-30, pulls a freight through Holly, MI in 1975. [Charlie Whipp]
  • An EJ&S passenger train loads passengers at East Jordan depot.  [Alan Loftis Collection]

Photo Album Page 9

  • Penn Central 6109, a former Central RR of New Jersey unit, leads NY-4 near Spring Arbor. [Doug Leffler]
  • East Jordan & Southern diesel locomotive M.L. 1, at Bellaire, Michigan.  [Don Le Messurier Collection]
  • Penn Central 8102, pulls a merchandise freight EB past the Jackson depot. 1975 [Charlie Whipp]
  • A very small locomotive has moved this Michigan Central box car for unloading.  About 1913. 

Photo Album Page 8

  • Port Huron & Detroit No. 60, with caboose, at the Port Huron PH&D offices. 1970's [Charlie Whipp]
  • Manistique Pulp & Paper's switcher in Manistique, in a 1967 photo.  [Bill Moore]
  • Dredging the Black River Canal in Port Huron, with the GTW bridge behind.  1908.  [Port Huron Museum]
  • The first locomotive services in the GT Battle Creek shops.  Early 1900's.  [Alan Loftis Collection]

Photo Album Page 7

  • NYC BD-2 near Oxford on the Bay City Branch. [Charlie Whipp Collection]
  • The operator at the Saginaw west side depot hoops up orders to the northbound freight.  [George Bean]
  • Huron Portland Cement 0-6-0 No. 8 at their Alpena Quarry in 1960  [Harold Frye]
  • C&NW 6730, an Alco C630, pulls an ore train towards Escanaba, at Partridge Jct. 1980's [Charlie Whipp]

Photo Album Page 6

  • Addison Jct., the crossing of the Cincinnati Northern and the DT&M.  [Mark Worrell Collection]
  • N&W 547, a high-nosed GP-30, works as the Milan local switcher in 1987.  [Charlie Whipp]
  • Soo Line 1003, leading at SLH&TS passenger special,  at Powers, Michigan. 1999.  [Mark Andersen]
  • The Michigan Central passenger depot in Detroit, circa 1940.  [Jim Betacourt Collection]

Photo Album Page 5

  • TSBY 390, in Ann Arbor colors, leads a triple header up Boon Hill. 1993 [Mark Andersen]
  • GTW freight train, with new F-units, passes the Lansing depot.  1949 [Elmer Treloar/Charlie Whipp Coll]
  • GTW 1951, pulls a short freight train EB near Corunna. 1951 photograph.  [Charlie Whipp photo]

  • Conrail 6486 and train blow out of the Detroit-Windsor tunnel in 1986.  [Charlie Whipp photo]

Photo Album Page 4

  • A PM section crew and section car [Mark Worrall Collection]
  • NYC Beeliner 633 passing BD-2 at Oxford [Novak photo, Whipp Colleciton]
  • New York Central locomotive 5282, a J1d Class Hudson, is turned at Livernois Yard. [Novak/Whipp]
  • One of two giant New York Central Livernois Roundhouses in 1954.  [Charlie Whipp Collection]

Photo Album Page 3

  • A Chicago & West Michigan Furniture Car
  • Conrail WDGR NB on the Kalamazoo Secondary [Ben Higdon]
  • The Flying Scotsman in Lansing 1979 [Merritt Schwarnweber]
  • A PM passenger train clouds up Brown City. [Alan Loftis Collection]

Photo Album Page 2

  • Two AuSable and Northwestern trains pass at the depot at Russell, Michigan.  [Dale Berry collection]
  • Detroit & Toledo Shore Line Geeps pass GTW's Royal Oak station [Charlie Whipp photo]
  • Pennsylvania's RED ARROW passes old Delray Tower, 1941 [E.L.Nowak photo]
  • The Chessie Steam Special at South Lyon - 1981.  [Dale Berry]

Photo Album Page 1

  • GTW 6405 poses in front of the Durand Depot with a group of children. 1950's.  [E. L. Novak Photo, Charlie Whipp Collection]

  • GTW 6829 pulls a Michigan Railroad Club steam excursion between Pontiac and Jackson, Michigan in 1967.  [Dale Berry Photo]

  • Detroit & Mackinac steam locomotive and train approach the stone depot at Harrisville in this post card view.

  • An NYC GP-7 passes the interlocking tower at Lapeer.  1960's.  [Brian Thom Collection]


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