January 30, 2013
Colorful buttons and pins worn by Amtrak employees have long been used to highlight new services, company-wide safety programs, sales promotions and other initiatives.
January 18, 2013
To celebrate Jimmy Carter's inauguration in January 1977, friends and supporters chartered an Amtrak train--dubbed the "Peanut Special"--to carry them from Plains, Ga. to Washington, D.C.
January 14, 2013
Additional photos from the Historic American Engineering Record reveal the rail line and its surroundings as they appeared in April 1977.
January 7, 2013
In preparation for the start of the Northeast Corridor Improvement Project in 1977, the staff of the Historic American Engineering Record surveyed the right-of-way between Washington, D.C. and Boston.