Bluffs and Piasa Bird, 2016

Train Arriving at the Glen Carbon Train Station

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“Train Arriving at the Glen Carbon Train Station ,” Madison Historical, accessed November 29, 2021, https://madison-historical.siue.edu/archive/items/show/361.

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Train arrives at the Glen Carbon train station to pick up passengers. Both the Illinois Central Railroad and Clover Leaf railroad provided passenger service to St. Louis several times a day, beginning at 6:00 am. One could spend the say in St. Louis, watch the Veiled Prophet parade, and still catch the 10:10 pm train home.

Relevant Encyclopedia Article

Type

  • Photograph

Identifier

  • GCHM-P-0112
  • Original archive: 04-05-007
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