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  1. one-dollar PBR pitchers at the Anchor

    one-dollar PBR pitchers at the Anchor

    #8 passing over what used to be Hewitt Avenue, viewed from what is no longer a depot platform. Around the corner is a tunnel that leads to the new depot.
  2. Winona Next, Winona

    Winona Next, Winona

  3. Our Next Station stop will be La Crosse

    Our Next Station stop will be La Crosse

  4. Helloooooooo Winona!

    Helloooooooo Winona!

    America's Train arrives the Crew Change point of Winona, MN.. Soon the St Cloud crew will be charging west toward Red Wing
  5. Now Arriving Milwaukee

    Now Arriving Milwaukee

    Amtrak train 8 Arrives Milwaukee
  6. Amtrak Over Wildflowers

    Amtrak Over Wildflowers

    The westbound Portland section of the Empire Builder cruises past some wildflowers at St. Cloud Recreation Area in the Columbia River Gorge on 7/16/2005.
  7. Empire Builder

    Empire Builder

    Amtrak's Empire Builder makes it's way West through LaGrange, Illinois on BN's race track west of Chicago.
  8. Through Scenic Glacier River Curve

    Through Scenic Glacier River Curve

    Eastbound Amtrak Empire Builder curves along one of the many scenic river curves in Feb. 2000 near Glacier National Park. Shot with 50MM lens, 200 speed film. East of Belton, Montana. This was part of a 7-day around the country trip.
  9. Around Scenic Glacier National Park

    Around Scenic Glacier National Park

    Eastbound Amtrak Empire Builder curves along one of the many scenic river curves in Feb. 2000 near Glacier National Park. Shot with 50MM lens, 200 speed film. Just east of Izaak Walton Inn at Essex, Montana.
  10. Amtrak 8 Approaching Duplainville 1 main No Restrictions,

    Amtrak 8 Approaching Duplainville 1 main No Restrictions,

    A late Amtrak 8, The Empire Builder approaches Duplainville, WI running wrong main
  11. The Late Great 8 Ball races east

    The Late Great 8 Ball races east

    Amtrak 8, the Empire Builder, America's Train :) Running a bit tardy as she knocks down the signal at Duplainville, WI
  12. Builder of Glacier

    Builder of Glacier

    The Eastbound Empire Builder leaves Glacier National Park behind.
  13. In the Lounge Car

    In the Lounge Car

    View of the SightSeer Lounge car before the crows arrived for the day.
  14. Ready for dinner in the diner

    Ready for dinner in the diner

    The tables are set for the first evening meal on the Empire Builder.
  15. Empire Builder in Chicago Union Station

    Empire Builder in Chicago Union Station

    Our sleeping car attendant waiting for us as we boarded the Empire Builder in Chicago.
  16. Empire Builder at a station stop

    Empire Builder at a station stop

    At a station stop on our EB trip.
  17. Empire Builder Leaving Chicago Union Station

    Empire Builder Leaving Chicago Union Station

    Taken from our sleeper car as we left CUS in September.
  18. BNSF lead Empire Builder

    BNSF lead Empire Builder

    BNSF Leading Empire builder Milwaukee to Chicago
  19. Entering the tunnel

    Entering the tunnel

    Amtrak's Empire Builder, eastbound, curves along a river and enters one of many tunnels in Feb. 2000, near Glacier National Park in northwest Montana. Shot with 50MM lens. Just east of Belton, Montana.
  20. Empire Builder

    Empire Builder

    Amtrak Empire builder headed to Chicago passing through the plant at Sturtevant Wisconsin




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