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Amtrak President W. Graham Claytor, Jr., 1980s.

Black and white portrait photograph of Amtrak President W. Graham Claytor, Jr.; dates to the early 1980s.

Atlantic City Rail Terminal dedication booklet, 1989.

Multi-color printed paper booklet created for the dedication of the Atlantic City, N.J., Rail Terminal and the inauguration of Atlantic City Express service (Washington/New York/Philadelphia-Atlantic City) in May 1989. "The service represents the culmination of a five-year effort undertaken by Amtrak and New Jersey Transit to restore the Atlantic City rail line," Amtrak noted. Speakers included Atlantic City Mayor James Usry and U.S. Senator Frank Lautenberg. From the Ann Owens Collection.

Amfleet II food service car interior, 1980s.

Color photograph showing the central cafe section of an Amfleet II food service car; image likely dates to the 1980s.

Amfleet coach car No. 21800 interior, 1981.

Black and white photograph showing the interior of Amfleet coach car No. 21800; image dates to 1981.

Amtrak NEWS, September-October 1980.

Amtrak NEWS. Vol. 7, No. 8 (September-October 1980): 16. Print. Includes black and white photographs and drawings. From the Amtrak Corporate Collection.

Amtrak NEWS was a bi-monthly newsletter published for Amtrak employees. Feature articles in this issue focus on a Family Days celebration in Los Angeles and inauguration of the Prairie Marksman (Chicago-Peoria).

Amtrak NEWS, November 1980.

Amtrak NEWS. Vol. 7, No. 9 (November 1980): 16. Print. Includes black and white photographs. From the Amtrak Corporate Collection.

Amtrak NEWS was a monthly newsletter published for Amtrak employees. Feature articles in this issue focus on the Amtrak national sales convention; inauguration of the Hoosier State (Chicago-Indianapolis); and the dedication of the BWI Airport station.

Montrealer menu, 1980s.

Multi-color printed paper, bilingual English/French menu issued for use on the Montrealer (Montreal-Washington). In addition to breakfast and dinner options, the menu features "Soup, etc./Potage plus" - a hot bowl of soup accompanied by a loaf of French bread, gouda cheese and a chilled apple. The daytime Vermonter (St. Albans, Vt.-Washington) replaced the Montrealer on April 1, 1995. From the Ann Owens Collection.

Heritage sleeping car No. 2467, 1983.

Black and white photograph from October 1983 showing Heritage sleeping car No. 2467 from above.

FL9 locomotive No. 491 in the snow, 1982.

Black and white photograph from February 1982 showing FL9 locomotive No. 491 at Rensselaer, N.Y.

River Cities brochure, 1984.

Multicolor printed paper brochure issued in May 1984 to promote the new River Cities (Kansas City-St. Louis-New Orleans). The train extended existing Kansas City-St. Louis service east to Centralia, Ill., where through cars were combined/uncoupled from the City of New Orleans (Chicago-New Orleans). Creation of this direct route built on excitement over the Louisiana World Exposition held in New Orleans in summer 1984. From the Ann Owens Collection.