An Amtrak train en route to NYC barrels through a station where the tracks are covered in snow, courtesy of winter storm Stella
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with a steady hand and very sharp knife, Cindy Chinn turns everyday carpenter pencils into works of art
The station will remain open until March when the high school girl is expected to graduate
Two officers stand in the waiting room of Chicago’s Union Station as the sun pierces through and spotlights the two. Photo by Jack Delano.
What a brilliant feat of engineering! Watch this moving assembly line of machines install railroad tracks in real time.
Photograph by Jack Delano Seen above are steam locomotives of the Chicago and Northwestern Railway in the roundhouse at the Chicago, Illinois rail yards. The photograph was taken in December of 1942 and now resides at the Library of Congress. The Chicago and Northwestern Railway operated more than 5,000 miles (8,000 km) of track…