Abbey-04-031-10; Cheyenne, Wyoming, An eastbound Union Pacific f

Abbey, Wallace W.; Abbey-04-031-10; Cheyenne, Wyoming, An eastbound Union Pacific freight train has just exited one of the Hermosa tunnels on Wyoming’s Sherman Hill on August 17, 1957. Road power is 4-8-8-4 “Big Boy” no. 4019, assisted by 4-8-4 no. 829 as a headend helper for the climb over the Continental Divide. ; 1957-08-17; Still Image; B&W Negative; Center for Railroad Photography and Art; Abbey-04-031-10; © 2015, Center for Railroad Photography and Art

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