SP 7450 west crossing Little Castle Creek at the south end of Dunsmuir Yard.


Southern Pacific Main Index

A listing of all photographs available pertaining to the SOUTHERN PACIFIC. A section on Dunsmuir historical photos are also located here. There is also a section devoted to NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC operations in the 1960's.

Union Pacific Photos

Photos of Union Pacific operations in the Dunsmuir area since the merger with the Southern Pacific. Union Pacific Special trains including the Challenger and various Directors Specials powered by the Centennial Unit and E-Units are shown. Photos of various Union Pacific Heritage Units are also show here.

Index of other Railroad Photographs

A listing of photos I have taken since 1960 of some of the following railroads including WESTERN PACIFIC, SANTA FE, CANADIAN NATIONAL, CANADIAN PACFIC, BN, BNSF & AMTRAK.

Shortline Railroads

Photographs of various shortline operations I have taken since 1960. Dunsmuir area railroads MCCLOUD, YREKA WESTERN and MODOC NORTHERN are shown here. I have also included the CORP line in this section. The SACRAMENTO NORTHERN, MODESTO EMPIRE TRACTION, OROVILLE DAM CONSTRUCTION RR, SIERRA RAILROAD and others that I photographed in the early 60's are also located in this section.

Various Dunsmuir Railroad Days

Photos of railroad equipment on display during various Dunsmuir Railroad Days.

Special Trains Through Dunsmuir

Photos of special trains that have came through Dunsmuir over the years including the "Dunsmuir Shasta Daylight","Northern California Explorer", "Byways of California & Oregon" and the American Orient Express".

Canadian trains passing through Dunsmuir

Photos of Canadian powered trains passing through the Dunsmuir area.

The Jack Whitmeyer Collection.

A listing of negatives donated to various RR Historical Societys from which photographs will be made available for purchase.

International Railroads

Currently this section shows photos I took while in Bolivia doing photo assignments for the Department of Army Special Photographic Operations (Panama) in the mid-60's. More photos from other locations will be added shortly.

San Francisco Photos 1960's

This section will contain photos I took in the early 60's in San Francisco. This was a time period of much construction and destruction in the city. Much of the citys skyline changed radically during this time period as the photos will show. This section shows the destruction of San Franciscos landmark theater the "FOX" plus photos of cable cars and a few photos of San Francisco's Fire Department. More sections will be added shortly.

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