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Boone & Scenic Valley RR DVD
Boone and Scenic Valley Railroad DVD
This 30 minute DVD from the producers of the popular PBS series "Great Scenic Railway Journeys" gives you a fascinating look at the Boone & Scenic Valley Railroad and James H. Andrew Museum. Historic photos, interviews with key figures in the formation of the railroad, behind the scenes footage, and interviews with passengers give you a feel for what makes a trip over Iowa's Scenic Line such a special experience.
Chicago - America's Railroad Capital
Running time 60 minutes. © 2017 Kalmbach Publishing.

TRAINS magazine presents a look at the city at the heart of American railroading, where six Class I railroads and 25 percent of the nation's rail traffic converge. With Chicago's history, complex rail network. commute operations, and many train watching locations, America's Railroad Capital is a compelling location for anyone interested in today's railroading.
Fort Dodge, Des Moines and Southern 1950-1955
Running time 63 minutes. Color silent films with music and narration. © 2012 C. Vision Productions Incorporated on February 16th, 1906, the Fort Dodge, Des Moines & Southern Railway grew to become the longest interurban in Iowa. Its 85-mile long mainline from Des Moines to Fort Dodge ran through many farming communities and cities in central Iowa and was an important passenger route. Including its many branch lines, this railroad operated 147 miles of electrified trackage. In this presentation, the Late George Niles captures this fascinating railroad from the years 1950 to 1955. Take yourself back to a time period when this great electric interurban railroad ran several passenger car trains and freights. Not only will you see steeple-cab locomotives and interurban cars, but George's film camera also records other railroads this line encountered including the Rock Island and Chicago and North Western. You are also treated to the Fort Dodge Line trains crossing the High Bridge north of Boone and the Des Moines River bridges by the YMCA camp and south of Fort Dodge. As a bonus, we also share with you George's footage of other railroad action in and around Iowa including the Burlington, Rock Island and a charter with Chicago and North Western Steam locomotive #1353! If you are an interurban fan, you will be sure to enjoy this fascinating historic footage of the Fort Dodge, Des Moines and Southern!
Super Chief - Speed - Style - Service
Running time 60 minutes. © 2017 Kalmbach Publishing.

TRAINS magazine presents documentary video producer Rich Luckin's complete story of the Santa Fe Railway's premier passenger train, hosted by television star Michael Gross. Between Chicago and Los Angeles, the Super Chief was the way to travel, with unparalleled luxury and magnificent Southwestern scenery. Join us for this trip back in time onboard the mighty Super Chief!
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