The new  Dave's Electric Railroads   hosted by Tom

A collection of electric railroad, interurban, and streetcar photography from many eras

Dave maintained this website for over 11 years before passing in Feb 2009. We owe Dave an extreme debt of gratitude for building this site to begin with, and also the anonymous individual who paid the *significant* hosting costs from 2009-2013. Many thanks.

The photographs on this site are the intellectual property of the individual copyright holders, whether noted as such or not.  Any use of these pictures for commercial reasons is strictly prohibited and violators are subject to the terms of U.S. federal copyright infringement penalties.

Hoosier Traction Meet
The 2017 Hoosier Traction Meet is scheduled for Sep 8-9 in Indianapolis
Click here for the HTM 2017 Prospectus and Dining, Shopping, Services near the HTM

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There are approximately 28000 photos on this site; updates will not happen overnight
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Traction Models

Dave at North Freedom
Montana Western 31 and Dave at Mid-Continent Railway Museum
Phil Hastings photograph

The Pictures
I've started updating the pages.
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North Shore logo
Updated Dec 2013
CAE logo
Updated Nov 2014
south shore logo
Updated January 2017
cta logo Twin Cities logo Pacific Electric logo LA Railway logo
Updated July 2017
Seashore Trolley Museum logo
Sacramento Northern logo
Updated July 2017
Iowa Traction Railroad logo
Updated December 2016
Fort Dodge Des Moines and Southern logo
Updated September 2016
Updated Oct 2013
Updated Jan 2014
Updated Feb 2014
Cleveland logo
Updated November 2015
Updated Oct 2014
TTC logo
Updated Nov 2013
Updated Oct 2013
Illinois Terminal logo
Updated January 2017
Updated September 2016
Updated July 2017
Great Northern logo
Updated September 2016
Milwaukee Road logo
Updated Mar 2015
Illinois Railway Museum logo
Updated January 2017
Illinois Central logo
Updated December 2016
Reading Lines logo Long Island Railroad logo
Updated August 2017
Updated December 2015
Blackhawk College Collection Dead Link
Updated Dec 2013
Milwaukee Electric logo
Updated October 2015
Updated Feb 2015
Updated Sep 2014
Updated Oct 2014
Updated Oct 2013
Indiana Railroad logo
Updated Jan 2017
Updated Jul 2014
Updated Oct 2013
Updated May 2017
Updated Sep 2016
Updated Mar 2017
Updated Jul 2014
Updated Oct 2016 -- CAF cars
Updated Jan 2017 -- Inkeon and AmStreetcar
Connecticut Co logo
Updated October 2015
Updated Apr 2014
Norfolk Western Elkhorn logo
New Haven logo New York Central logo Pennsylvania Railroad logo Amtrak logo
Updated Oct 2013
New Jersey Transit logo
Updated September 2016
Updated July 2016
Updated May 2015
Updated September 2016
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Updated September 2016

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