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This train is now ready to depart

This train is now ready to depart

Description: "Photograph of railway guard giving the signal to the engine driver." Photograph by RL Sirus...Date: 1884..Our Catalogue Reference: COPY 1/369/256 ( http://www.nationalarchives.gov.uk/catalogue/dis... More

Logging railroad locomotive engine, Oregon

Logging railroad locomotive engine, Oregon

Original Collection: Gerald W. Williams Collection..Item Number: WilliamsG:Ford 20..You can find this image by searching for the item number by clicking here ( http://oregondigital.org/digcol ) . ..Want more? Y... More

Lokomotiv, Sven Turck Photos

Lokomotiv, Sven Turck Photos

Locomotive..KB id: .turck_58727.Photo: Sven Türck (1897-1954)..Department of Maps, Prints and Photographs, The Royal Library, Denmark.

Madras Railway Engine

Madras Railway Engine

Artist: James Mudd.Artist Bio: British, 1821 - 1906.Creation Date: c. 1865.Process: unidentified.Credit Line: Gift of Stephen White.Accession Number: 2000.005.004

[View of a brewery? in Peru, Ill., showing a wagon loaded with kegs and a railroad train]

[View of a brewery? in Peru, Ill., showing a wagon loaded with kegs an...

Photograph shows railroad train stopped in front of building; men standing near wagon loaded with kegs. Photo in D.W.S. Rawson, The Valley of the Illinois; a series of Photographic Views, Peru, Ill. 1866. Title... More

Engine #183

Engine #183

Artist: James Mudd.Artist Bio: British, 1821 - 1906.Creation Date: 1870.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of Stephen White ... More

[Steam train], Utagawa Kuniteru

[Steam train], Utagawa Kuniteru

Japanese triptych (incomplete) print showing several train cars with a pine tree overhanging them. Title devised by Library staff. Signature: Ichiyūsai Kuniteru. Seal date: Monkey. Single section of triptych, p... More

Dutch States Railway, Beyer Peacock Manufacturing, Manchester

Dutch States Railway, Beyer Peacock Manufacturing, Manchester

Artist: James Mudd.Artist Bio: British, 1821 - 1906.Creation Date: 1872.Process: albumen print.Credit Line: Gift of Stephen White.Accession Number: 2003.035.002

First through train from Houston, Texas, to New Orleans, Louisiana, upon the opening of Morgan's Louisiana and Texas Railroad

First through train from Houston, Texas, to New Orleans, Louisiana, up...

Photograph shows crowd gathered around train running through the center of town. Title from item.

Idaho. Boise. Train standing in Short Line Depot

Idaho. Boise. Train standing in Short Line Depot

Photograph shows a train sitting in empty depot.

New York City--Flower-show, in aid of the German and Orthopedic Hospitals, given at Fifth Avenue and Twenty-Eighth Street, March 9th-14th / Mazzanovich. Texas--The great railway strike on the Wabash and Southwestern system - The "crew" of a freight train abandoning their locomotive at the command of strikers.

New York City--Flower-show, in aid of the German and Orthopedic Hospit...

Illus. in: Frank Leslie's illustrated newspaper, v. 60 (1885 March 21), pp. 80-81.

Alberta Railway and Irrigation Company Engine No. 8

Alberta Railway and Irrigation Company Engine No. 8

1887.Copy 1 - 21.2 x 13 cm. .Copy 2 - 5.7 x 15.6 cm. .2 Black and white photographs..Engineer Bob O'Hagan and 3 unidentified men posed with North West Coal Navigation Company (Alberta Railway and Irrigation Com... More

[Railroad train at the Paris Exposition, 1889]
Metropolitan railway steam locomotive

Metropolitan railway steam locomotive

Metropolitan railway steam locomotive, about 1890..Collection of National Media Museum/Kodak Museum..We're happy for you to share this digital image within the spirit of The Commons. Certain restrictions on hig... More

Vintage Railway Album: 6 (detail) - Harrow and Wealdstone station

Vintage Railway Album: 6 (detail) - Harrow and Wealdstone station

One of 24 images from a unique and exceptional album ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/whatsthatpicture/sets/72157624218631585/ ) dating from c. 1900 containing images of early steam locomotives. See the set des... More

Conductor and engineer compare watches, Steamtown National Historic Site, 2016.

Conductor and engineer compare watches, Steamtown National Historic Si...

Photo date unknown. The practice of checking / comparing hand-wound pocket watches was used to guarantee the train arrived on time and/or that both the locomotive and caboose arrive at the same time. Pocket wat... More

The dining car, Steamtown National Historic Site, 2016.

The dining car, Steamtown National Historic Site, 2016.

Photo date unknown. The dining car was "more than a rolling restaurant", as the park's 'Steel and Steam' movie narrator explains. Some people who lived in towns with several rail transportation options based th... More

Robert French - Drung Hill, Co. Kerry

Robert French - Drung Hill, Co. Kerry

NLI Ref.: LIMP 2947 ( http://catalogue.nli.ie/Record/vtls000058720 )

Train crew, Steamtown National Historic Site, 2016.

Train crew, Steamtown National Historic Site, 2016.

Photo date unknown. The development of photography came along around the same time as the growth of the railroads. It didn't take long for railroads to begin using this tool to document changes to their systems... More

They can't hold up this train! / C.J. Taylor.

They can't hold up this train! / C.J. Taylor.

Print shows President Cleveland as a railroad engineer driving a locomotive labeled "Administration R.R." that is roaring out of a tunnel labeled "Business Depression Tunnel", and knocking out of the way legisl... More

Double tracks and tanks (N. Y. & L. B. R. R.) near Long Branch, N. J. engine scooping water; train running 25 miles an hour.

Double tracks and tanks (N. Y. & L. B. R. R.) near Long Branch, N. J. ...

Photograph shows train moving along track; water coming from underneath train. Copyright 1894 by F. W. Blauvelt, N. Y. Title from item.

Prize locomotive 999 and the prize Wagner Palace car train

Prize locomotive 999 and the prize Wagner Palace car train

Photoprint copyrighted by A.P. Tates. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Railroads; Ph. Ind.

Vintage Railway Album: 6 - LNWR Humphrey Davy at Harrow & Wealdstone station

Vintage Railway Album: 6 - LNWR Humphrey Davy at Harrow & Wealdstone s...

Image number: 6.Locomotive name: Humphrey Davy.Locomotive number: 945.Locomotive class: Improved Precedent ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LNWR_Improved_Precedent_Class ) .Railway company: LNWR.Description/note... More

Vintage Railway Album: 7 - Prince Leopold at Harrow & Wealdstone station

Vintage Railway Album: 7 - Prince Leopold at Harrow & Wealdstone stati...

Image number: 7.Locomotive name: Prince Leopold.Locomotive number: 857.Locomotive class: Improved Precedent ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LNWR_Improved_Precedent_Class ) .Railway company: LNWR.Description/note... More

Vintage Railway Album: 4 (detail) - Harrow & Wealdstone station

Vintage Railway Album: 4 (detail) - Harrow & Wealdstone station

See full version of image 4 for original...One of 24 images from a unique and exceptional album dating from c. 1900 containing images of early steam locomotives. See the set description for further information... More

Vintage Railway Album: 5 (detail) - Harrow & Wealdstone station

Vintage Railway Album: 5 (detail) - Harrow & Wealdstone station

Hover over image for notes. See original of image 5 ( http://www.flickr.com/photos/whatsthatpicture/4728304447/ ) for full version...One of 24 images from a unique and exceptional album ( http://www.flickr.co... More

Deseronto Archive Photos, Bay of Quinte railway, Edward Wilkes Rathbun

Deseronto Archive Photos, Bay of Quinte railway, Edward Wilkes Rathbun

Reproduction of a photograph of a saddletank locomotive. This print is from one of a series of negatives recording the loading of this engine onto a flat car outside the car works of the Rathbun Company in Dese... More

The fastest train in the world. N. Y. C. & H. R. R. R. Empire State Express taken wh[en] [ru]nning 66 miles per hour.

The fastest train in the world. N. Y. C. & H. R. R. R. Empire State Ex...

Photograph shows N. Y. C. & H. R. train speeding along railroad track with black smoke billowing from smoke stack. Copyright 1900 by Geo. A. Dressel, Buffalo, N. Y. Title from item.

White Pass Railway train on the shores of Lake Bennett

White Pass Railway train on the shores of Lake Bennett

Title transcribed from caption accompanying item. Forms part of: Frank and Frances Carpenter collection (Library of Congress). Gift; Mrs. W. Chapin Huntington; 1951.

Logging railroad locomotive engine, Oregon

Logging railroad locomotive engine, Oregon

Original Collection: Gerald W. Williams Collection..Item Number: WilliamsG:Ford 21...You can find this image by searching for the item number by clicking here ( http://oregondigital.org/digcol ) . ..Want more? ... More

The first engine and train in America

The first engine and train in America

DeWitt Clinton train (1831) exhibited on railroad flat car to spectators. Copyright by R.Y. Young.

The engine which carried the Nation's Pilot - President McKinley's Train leaving Oakland, Calif.

The engine which carried the Nation's Pilot - President McKinley's Tra...

Decorated engine. H6117 U.S. Copyright Office Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Photog. Index; Pres. I.; Shelf.

Moving palace of the nation's chief - presidential party's superb train en route to the Pacific

Moving palace of the nation's chief - presidential party's superb trai...

Stereo copyrighted by Underwood & Underwood. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: RR; Roosevelt, Theo.

Cane train -- Yaguajay tren de cañas -- Yaguajay.

Cane train -- Yaguajay tren de cañas -- Yaguajay.

Reproduction of a photograph showing a train hauling multiple railroad cars filled with sugarcane. Souvenir of the Island of Cuba issued by the Cuban Commission, Pan-American Exposition, Buffalo, N. Y., 1901. N... More

President Roosevelt's special train at Cinnabar, Montana

President Roosevelt's special train at Cinnabar, Montana

H31862 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Cppyright by Underwood & Underwood.

"Freight train of 60 cars on the celebrated horseshoe curve of the Penn. R'y, Pa."

"Freight train of 60 cars on the celebrated horseshoe curve of the Pen...

H98641 U.S. Copyright Office Stereo copyrighted Aug. 20, 1907 by H.C. White Co. Card no. 13251. Caption card tracings: Shelf.

One redwood tree makes a train load

One redwood tree makes a train load

Train loaded with redwood logs. Photoprint copyrighted by J.A. Meiser. No. 2. This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: R.R.; Ind. Lumber; Geogr.; Ph. Ind.

Logging train and donkeys in the wonderful woods of Washington

Logging train and donkeys in the wonderful woods of Washington

Largest log from a 12-foot fir tree which cut 43,462 feet of lumber [in the Cascade Mountains, near Seattle]. Photoprint copyrighted by Darius Kinsey, Seattle. This record contains unverified data from caption ... More

H.M. Flagler's Special, first train crossing Long Key Viaduct, 2.7 miles long, Long Key, Fla.

H.M. Flagler's Special, first train crossing Long Key Viaduct, 2.7 mil...

H125504 U.S. Copyright Office. Photo by J.N. Chamberlain, Miami, Fla. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: BI; Photog. Index; Railroads After 1840; Florida L- K-; ... More

Train no. 6 of C. M. and P. S. Railway

Train no. 6 of C. M. and P. S. Railway

Train of the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway. Copyright by Niels Olson.

Mexico - part of Argumedo's Force Halt Refugee Train near Torreon

Mexico - part of Argumedo's Force Halt Refugee Train near Torreon

Photo shows the troops of General Benjamin Argumedo, who launched raids east of the city of Torreon on May 13, 1911, as part of the Mexican Revolution. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2010)

[Train on the] highest single piling trestle in the world

[Train on the] highest single piling trestle in the world

J183812 U.S. Copyright Office This record contains unverified data from caption card. Caption card tracings: RR Bridges.

Light railway - of which we have a network, Flanders

Light railway - of which we have a network, Flanders

Light-railway engine, crossing bombed out territory, during World War I. This photograph is at first a little difficult to understand. The ridge of land across the middle of the image supports a light railway t... More

[Railroad train with locomotive in foreground]

[Railroad train with locomotive in foreground]

J209503 U.S. Copyright Office This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: R.R.

Airplanes - Accidents - Falling airplane collides with the railroad train in Canada. While an airman was doing various stunts in the air at Toronto, Canada, his engine suddenly went dead and the plane out of control shot at tremendous speed toward the ground. Upon landing it collided with locomotive of munitions train with result shown above

Airplanes - Accidents - Falling airplane collides with the railroad tr...

Date Taken: 4/5/1919 Photographer: Underwood & Underwood Airplanes - Accidents

Log train in woods near Flagstaff, Ariz.

Log train in woods near Flagstaff, Ariz.

Photograph shows men posed with railroad train loaded with bundles of logs. B. Hock, News Depot, Flagstaff, Ariz. Title from item.

Jaffa to Jerusalem. Train at Battir. Pulling up steep grade

Jaffa to Jerusalem. Train at Battir. Pulling up steep grade

Photograph shows a Baldwin 2-6-0 locomotive on the Jaffa-Jerusalem railway. (Source: researcher, A. Siton, 2015)

RR Train, Great Britain

RR Train, Great Britain

Photo shows a London and North Western Railway train in Euston Station, London, England. (Source: Flickr Commons project, 2008 and 2009)

Lokomotiv

Lokomotiv

Locomotive..KB id: .turck_58727.Photo: Sven Türck (1897-1954)..Department of Maps, Prints and Photographs, The Royal Library, Denmark.

[New York Central Twentieth Century Limited steam locomotive 5453]

[New York Central Twentieth Century Limited steam locomotive 5453]

Title: [New York Central Twentieth Century Limited steam locomotive 5453]..Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall ..Date: May 12, 1938..Place: Harmon Station, Croton-on-Hudson, New York..Part Of: Robert Yarnall Richie... More

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