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Title
Introduction of Union Pacific's M-10000 streamliner at East Los Angeles station, Commerce, 1934
Date Created and/or Issued
October 1934
Publication Information
Los Angeles Times
Contributing Institution
UCLA, Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library
Collection
Los Angeles Times Photographic Archives
Rights Information
US
UCLA Library Special Collections, A1713 Charles E. Young Research Library, Box 951575, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575. Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu. Phone: (310) 825-4988
Description
Access to this collection is generously supported by Arcadia funds.
Related to Los Angeles Times articles: "Record-Smashing Run of Streamline Train Tomorrow to Write Railroad History: Covered Wagon Trail Will See Speed Demon: Old and Colorful Chapter in Romance of Transportation to End as Blunt-Nosed Arrow Darts Out Into Night," 27 Oct. 1934: A4; "Streamline Train Here to Make Test Run Test: Union Pacific Officials Arrive in City as Passengers on Company's New Speed Equipment," 20 Oct. 1934: A1; “Tomorrow’s ‘Iron Horse’ Draws Throng: Rail Rocket Off Tonight: Union Pacific’s Streamliner Speedster To Start Sixty-Hour Trip to New York at 10 o’Clock,” 22 Oct. 1934: A2; and “Rail Chiefs Ride New Flyer: Streamline Train Here To Make Test Run East: Union Pacific Officials Arrive in City as Passengers on Company’s New Speed Equipment,” 20, Oct. 1934: A1.
The introduction of the Union Pacific Railroad's M-10000 streamline express passenger train, with the first internal combustion engine. Two engineers are visible at the helm and a group of people are waiting on the platform. Possible in Los Angeles to mark its first trip from Omaha to Los Angeles.
[Duplicate of uclamss_1429_4000. This one is a cleaner print.]
Text from negative sleeve: Union Pacific Railroad, Streamline Train, 1934. [Related to images in uclamss_1429_4000. Union Pacific R.R., Locomotives.]
Type
Image
Format
b&w nitrate negative
Identifier
uclamss_1429_3997
ark:/21198/zz002cpq6v
Language
No linguistic content
Subject
M-10000 (Locomotive)
Railroad trains--American--California--Los Angeles
Union Pacific East Los Angeles Station (Commerce, Calif.)
Source
Los Angeles Times Photographic Collection

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