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[Photograph 2012.201.B1292.1144]

Description: Photograph used for a newspaper owned by the Oklahoma Publishing Company. Caption: "An American-made passenger train, formerly a Burlington Zephyr, famous for fast runs from Chicago to the West, makes the run from the Persian Gulf port of Damman through the Saudi Arabian desert to Riyadh recently."
Date: July 29, 1977
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1292.1161]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "SPIRIT OF '76, four-car train decorated in red, white and blue to commemorate the bicentennial era of the United States, arrived in Oklahoma City Saturday and was scrubbed down in Preparation for public viewing Sunday."
Date: November 25, 1972
Creator: Tullous, Don
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1292.1157]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "Railroad passenger train advocates came to Oklahoma City this weekend abord "Big John," a specially outfitted car with four sleeping rooms and a spacious lounge."
Date: March 24, 1979
Creator: Reed, Monty
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1292.1146]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "STEAM'S UP on Old No. 36, an oil burner puffing sturdily along with a load of sight-seers on its daily, 5-hour run through the northern Arizona mountains."
Date: August 12, 1970
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1292.1130]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "RIDING ON AIR, this aerotrain, a half-size prototype of an air cushion railroad car, races down its flange during speed experiment near Paris."
Date: 1966
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1292.1154]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Daily Oklahoman newspaper. Caption: "For more than 40 years, this black behemoth now on display in the Fairview city park snorted steam and belched smoke as it bolted across the continent."
Date: 1980
Creator: Argo, Jim
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society

[Photograph 2012.201.B1292.1151]

Description: Photograph used for a story in the Oklahoma Times newspaper. Caption: "The magnetically propelled test vehicle Transrapid 06 rides the test rail during a hovering test Tuesday at the Krauss Maffei factory in Munich, Germany."
Date: March 15, 1983
Creator: Associated Press
Partner: Oklahoma Historical Society