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Capitol to 3rd, Grove to Myrtle 1900-1950 (transportation)

Transportation in Boise’s Downtown region has not gone through many noticeably physical changes from 1900 to 1950. Although it is hard to see the changes on a map the uses of transportation has changed during the first half of the twentieth century. 1,304 more words


BOOM: North America's Explosive Oil-By-Rail Problem

On July 6, 2013, a train hauling two million gallons of crude oil exploded in the Canadian town of Lac-Megantic, killing 47 people. It took two days to put out the fire and devastated the small community. 159 more words


Into the tunnel

Verde valley rail road, in Clarkdale Az.

One of my favorite quotes that seem’s fitting here is: It’s not the destination, its the journey.


Snowshoeing Beside the Railway Bed

This is the best kind of winter day!  It might be colder than comfortable, but the sun’s rays are strong.  Everything is blue and white, but an incredible number of shades.  89 more words