June 1, 1975
In the 1970s the Missouri-Kansas-Texas was in the process of repainting rolling stock from its traditional red to a new (and eye-watering) green and yellow scheme. This southbound Katy freight is about to clump across the diamonds of the Missouri Pacific crossing at Nevada, Missouri.
Last updated 1/1/2018. Text and photo ©2018 Lamont Downs.