Green Diamond: 10032: Illinois Central Railroad: 1930s-1940s: Diesel Powered Lightweight Streamlined Train: 5-Car Set: No. 10032 "Green Diamond" Streamliner Train

Green Diamond: 10032: Illinois Central Railroad: 1930s-1940s: Diesel Powered Lightweight Streamlined Train: 5-Car Set: No. 10032 "Green Diamond" Streamliner Train

1948 publicity photo of a Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad "Skytop" lounge car. The Milwaukee's streamlined Hiawatha passenger trains featured a variety of distinctive observation cars. The fourth and final design was the Skytop Lounge, styled by industrial designer Brooks Stevens and produced by the Milwaukee Shops in 1948. The cars' round ends were 90% glass and included 24 revolving chairs, plus a drawing room.

1948 publicity photo of a Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad "Skytop" lounge car. The Milwaukee's streamlined Hiawatha passenger trains featured a variety of distinctive observation cars. The fourth and final design was the Skytop Lounge, styled by industrial designer Brooks Stevens and produced by the Milwaukee Shops in 1948. The cars' round ends were 90% glass and included 24 revolving chairs, plus a drawing room.

A line up of three Princess Coronation class Pacifics at Crewe Works in 1937.

A line up of three Princess Coronation class Pacifics at Crewe Works in 1937.

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