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This black and white photograph shows the eastbound Santa Fe "Chief" no. 20 crossing the Topak bridge over the Colorado River near Needles, California. It was introduced on November 14, 1926, by the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company. The streamlined passenger train provided cross country service from Chicago, Illinois to Los Angeles, California. It ended operations on May 15, 1968.

Creator: Erb, Don
Date: Between 1948 and 1968

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Item Number: 218901
Call Number: ATSF Series 2, #474.5-7836
KSHS Identifier: DaRT ID: 218901

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