In a service advisory issued on Thursday, Amtrak said that its Sunset Limited is still not operating between New Orleans and San Antonio.
Nos. 1 and 2 continue to operate between San Antonio and Los Angeles. 82 more words
Vintage Large Brass Union Pacific Railroad Rr Chewing Tobacco Spittoon
Item Is Vintage Pre Owned Condition. Please See Pictures For Details. 11" High 9" Across Top Model – WHb2a352d7a7908e6e… 16 more words
Tues 3 on our trip to Grand Junction UP rr Cool Sunshine & Snow at noon arrived in Denver Colorado we rested poor on the sleeper & took breakfast on the diner 2 pancakes poor sausage & 1 cup coffee each & I pd 1,50 all along the way at Kit Carson wild horse few houses a treeless desolate waste few cattle on the range & a few hay rix I set my watch back an hour Several soldiers on our train discharged we arrived in Denver at 2-30 & Ray Green met us a soldier in medic dpt we had a good visit & had oysters & I paid the bill at first class 1,95 I bot sleeper ticket to Grand Junction pd 2,75 took train at 5,30 & started on time bade Ray good bye I am most sick & have a prospect of passing a poor nite
July 1, 1862 – President Abraham Lincoln signed a bill into law authorizing the construction of a transcontinental railroad.
The issue of “internal improvements” had been debated in Congress ever since the nation’s founding, particularly in regards to transportation. 625 more words