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Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's truck trailers

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Date: Bewteen 1950 and 1960

Level of Description: Item

Material Type: Photograph

Call Number: ATSF Series 2, #429.2

Unit ID: 303157

Summary: This black and white photograph shows a fleet of Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway Company's truck trailers on flatcars near Willow Springs, Illinois. These trailers on flatcars, (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 of the time.

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

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