A pretty nice looking couple for 60 years of marriage, wouldn't you say?
Harry Woodmansee, Dowling, Michigan and Sam MacDonald, Toronto, Ontario, after inspecting a prize winning Port Huron Engine #8528 at ''Steam Era'', Milton, Ontario. It was a pleasure to see Mr. Woodmansee operating many of the engines at ''Steam Era''. Co
D. Ross Johnson
Above photo was taken at Centralia, Illinois on our way home from my father's place on Father's Day 1973. It is an Illinois Central 4-8-2, No. 2500, first of 56 such locomotives. Rebuilt at Paducah in 1937 from No. 2953, a Lima 2-10-2. The engine bed is o
On Father's Day, June 17, 1973.We were on the way to my father's home near Effingham, when I saw smoke on the horizon. I knew what it was as I can remember steam locomotives on that stretch. We raced down a dirt road and I got the picture of the Southern