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The Way West Odyssey
Head west on a 2-disc rail adventure that showcases the essence of contemporary railroading. You’ll travel from California to Illinois where pig trains sprawl across the Midwest, helpers shove trains through the Rockies and long tunnels and bridges connect main lines in the Northwest. 2 hours. #RV6912
Chicago Odyssey Volumes 1 & 2
Watch nearly five hours of Chicago rail action only found on this two-disc DVD set! From the 1950s to ‘60s, famous photographer Emery Gulash captured 15 railroads on bright, full-color 16mm film. Explore the beginnings of diesel and the growing popularity of freight and passenger on the first volume. The second portion covers vital stages of Amtrak’s birth and transition, along with more outstanding commuter action! 4½+ hours. #405464
South Shore Line Montana Rail Link
A host of diverse locations are showcased on this 2-DVD set, an action-packed exploration of the Montana Rail Link! Begin at Laurel Yard, the mechanical heart of the company, then travel to Missoula to see the “Gas Local” transporting fuel from Thompson Falls and witness trains emerging from the 1883-built Mullan Tunnel. 2 hr. 57 min. #403525
The Milwaukee Road
This 2-DVD set takes you to the Pacific Northwest in the 1950s, ’60s, and ’70s for a special look at Milwaukee Road operations. Climb aboard an SD40, witness a 15-car derailment that threatens a million-dollar shipment of fresh crab, and watch Little Joes, steeple cabs, and diesels. B&W and color. 2 hrs. 50 min. #RV3390
Santa Fe Odyssey
While covering various western railroad action over his storied career, Emery Gulash captured enough ancillary footage of Santa Fe trains to complete this two-DVD set! Both passenger and freight trains are featured, with a thrilling chronology of various paint schemes throughout the era (including the celebrated “Warbonnet” design). 3 hrs. 58 min. #401835
Union Pacific Odyssey Volumes 1 & 2
Filled with fast-moving scenes, this 2-DVD set captures true giants of steam in action! Enjoy views of the UP Challenger and Northern as they doublehead through Sacramento-area mountain scenery and hop aboard the #1218 Suwanee Steam Special, the most powerful operating steamer in the world. 3 hrs. 15 min.
This 2-DVD collection takes a look at the Chicago, South Shore & South Bend railroad in the 1970s, following busy South Shore passenger operations, and both Little Joes and ex-Chessie GP7s hustle freight trains. Color and B&W. 4 hrs. 11 min. #RV3382
Explore the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad’s final decades of operation, a period leading to bankruptcy and abandonment. This 2-DVD set examines the two remaining intercity passenger trains, the Peoria and the Quad Cities Rockets, and Chicago’s LaSalle Street Station. 4 hrs. 23 min. #RV3384
CN North America
Collected onto four DVDs, this series showcases CN’s contemporary operations throughout Southern Ontario and the Great Lakes region. Tour both Canadian and American rail hot spots, including the Holly Subdivision, Michigan Central Depot, and the world Famous CN Tower. 5 hrs. 6 min. #RV7804
This 4-DVD collection – which includes all six volumes of Penn Central Heritage Series: From the Camera of Emery Gulash – examines Penn Central operations from the company’s 1968 formation through its 1976 absorption (along with six other northeastern railroads) into Conrail. You’ll view a variety of diesel motive power, including predecessor New York Central and Pennsylvania Railroad locomotives; visit famous locations throughout the system; and more. 8 hours.
#RV7705 Reg: $49.95
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