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Decatur Public Library Local History Photo Collection

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  • Tags: Locomotive

Photograph of 752 N. Broadway

HO37-752_N_BROADWAY, WM_FELTON_HSE, B_OF_L_FIREMEN, 1-6-1924.jpg
Photograph of the house at 752 N. Broadway, where the Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen was organized in 1880. Home of William Felton.

Photograph of an Early Wabash Railroad Engine

RR108-WABASH LOCOMOTIVE, APRIL, 1856006.jpg
Photograph of an early Wabash Railroad engine of 1856. Lake Erie, Wabash & St. Louis R.R.

Photograph of Illinois Terminal R. R. Class A Locomotive #61

RR88-ILLINOIS TERMINAL LOCOMOTIVE 61, 9-30-1939_025.jpg
Photograph of Illinois Terminal R. R. class A locomotive #61 at the engine shops in Decatur IL taken on September 30th, 1939.

Photograph of the Wabash R.R. Locomotive #1000

RR119-Wabash RR EMD model E-7A- at Oakland  Ave Decatur Il  08-19-1946  010.jpg
Photograph of the Wabash R.R. EMD Model E-7A diesel locomotive #1000 in Decatur IL at Oakland Ave. taken on August 19th, 1946.

Photograph of the Wabash R.R. Locomotive #1007

RR120-Wabash RR EMD model E-8-A- engine 1007 on the Bluebird train at Decatur Il  03-09-1952  012.jpg
Photograph of the Wabash R.R. EMD Model E-8A diesel locomotive #1007, also known as the Bluebird, in Decatur IL taken on March 9th, 1952.

Photograph of the Wabash R.R. Locomotive #1009

RR122-Wabash RR EMD model E-8-A- engine 1009 in blue paint scheme with John Day at Decatur Il  1956014.jpg
Photograph of the Wabash R.R. EMD Model E-8A diesel locomotive #1009 in a blue paint scheme. The man in the photograph is John Day and this picture was taken in 1956 in Decatur IL.

Photograph of the Wabash R.R. Locomotive #1020A

RR117-WABASH LOCOMOTIVE 1020A, DIESEL, 5-20-1949016.jpg
Photograph of the Wabash R.R. Alco-GE Model PA-2 diesel locomotive #1020A in Decatur IL taken May 20th, 1949.