The Center has just uploaded selections from our Fred M. Springer Collection featuring the railways of the Middle East. Included is this view of the Hedjaz Jordan Railway 2-8-2 steam locomotive no. 71 rounding a curve as observers standby in Amman, Jordan, on July 15, 1991.
View the entire album at our website: www.railphoto-art.org/collections/springer/middle-eastern-railways
Springer Collection Overview
- Gift of Fred and Dale Springer
- 8,000 B&W negatives
- 50,000 color slides
- 1940s to 2000s
- Coverage includes six inhabited continents, and especially the southwestern United States, Mexico, and South America