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Train Yards

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When they weren't bringing travelers and freight down thousands of miles of track, Chicago & North Western trains were stationed in train yards in Chicago and throughout the Midwest. Check out scenes of bustling activity or quiet from the impact of strikes in this gallery of historic photos.

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Chicago Potato Yard
 

Chicago Potato Yard by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Wood Street Yard - 1959
 

Wood Street Yard - 1959 by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Icing Reefers at Wood Street Yard - 1959
 

Icing Reefers at Wood Street Yard - 1959 by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Parking Lot at Wood Street Yard - 1959
 

Parking Lot at Wood Street Yard - 1959 by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Diesel Engine at Milwaukee Roundhouse - 1953
 

Diesel Engine at Milwaukee Roundhouse - 1953 by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Bird
 

Bird's Eye View of Chicago Terminal Yard Throat by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Bird
 

Bird's Eye View of Proviso Roundhouse - 1948 by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Crane at Work in Middle Yard
 

Crane at Work in Middle Yard by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Piggyback Train Passing Microwave Antenna in Proviso Yard
 

Piggyback Train Passing Microwave Antenna in Proviso Yard by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Freight Diesel at Proviso Yard
 

Freight Diesel at Proviso Yard by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Railroad Yard With Water Tower and Gravel Trucks
 

Railroad Yard With Water Tower and Gravel Trucks by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Chicago and North Western Train Yard - 1933
 

Chicago and North Western Train Yard - 1933 by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Chicago and North Western Train Nears North Avenue Yard
 

Chicago and North Western Train Nears North Avenue Yard by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Loading trailers at Piggyback Plaza
 

Loading trailers at Piggyback Plaza by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Aerial View of Wood Street Yard
 

Aerial View of Wood Street Yard by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Bird
 

Bird's Eye View of Erie Street Coach Yard by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Bird
 

Bird's Eye View Of Proviso Train Yards And Northlake Industrial Park by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Bird
 

Bird's Eye View of Proviso Train Yards and Northlake Industrial Park by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Bird
 

Bird's Eye View of Proviso Train Yards and Northlake Industrial Park by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - View of Proviso Train Yards and Northlake Industrial Park
 

View of Proviso Train Yards and Northlake Industrial Park by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Aerial Shot of Proviso Train Yard
 

Aerial Shot of Proviso Train Yard by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Aerial Shot of Proviso Train Yard
 

Aerial Shot of Proviso Train Yard by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Bird
 

Bird's Eye View of Proviso Train Yard by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Liquid Hydrogen Trailer Test Conducted in Proviso
 

Liquid Hydrogen Trailer Test Conducted in Proviso by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Bird
 

Bird's Eye View of Proviso Train Yard During Strike by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Strike Slows Wood Street Train Yard
 

Strike Slows Wood Street Train Yard by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Strike Stops Traffic at Proviso Train Yard
 

Strike Stops Traffic at Proviso Train Yard by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Proviso Train Yard Sits Idle During 1962 Strike
 

Proviso Train Yard Sits Idle During 1962 Strike by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Strike Stops Train Traffic in Proviso
 

Strike Stops Train Traffic in Proviso by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

Chicago and North Western Historical Society - Train Docked in Chicago - 1962
 

Train Docked in Chicago - 1962 by Chicago and North Western Historical Society

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