|Here is page one of a 15-page article by Bert Pennypacker entitled "Soliloquy Of Altoona." It was published originally in the April 1978 issue of "Rails Northeast" magazine, page 16. Revised Caption: "'Aerotrain' approaches [Gallitzin] Tunnel with a westbound scheduled passenger run." Shown here is a tail-end view of the Pennsylvania Railroad's eight-car "Aerotrain" ~ built by General Motors during July of 1955 ~ on its daily roundtrip journey from New York City to Pittsburgh and back. Photo by Philip R. Hastings.
Altoona, PA Map
Thomas C. Ayers
Author: Thomas C. Ayers
|Picture Categories: Tunnel,Bridge,Signal,Passenger
|| This picture is part of album: PRR: Pennypacker ~> "Soliloquy Of Altoona"