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Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company truck trailers

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Creator: Erb, Don

Date: Between 1966 and 1969

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: ATSF Series 2, #508.11

Unit ID: 227025

Summary: This black and white photograph shows truck trailers from the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company being prepared for shipment at the Hobart Yards in Los Angeles, California. These trailers on flat cars (TOFC) are commonly referred to as a piggy-back service. With this intermodal form of transportation, between the railroad and trucking services, freight can be delivered in half the time.

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Title (Main title): Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company truck trailers

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