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Amtrak NEWS, September 15, 1976.

Amtrak NEWS. Vol. 3, No. 17 (September 15, 1976): 8. Print. Includes a map and black and white photographs. From the Ed Von Nordeck Collection.

Amtrak NEWS was a newsletter published for Amtrak employees. Feature articles in this issue focus on an agreement between Amtrak and the Auto-Train Corporation to run a daily joint train between Louisville, Ky., and Sanford, Fla.; the creation of upgraded quarters for on-board service personnel at Chicago Union Station; and Amtrak assuming responsibility for all train movements on the Northeast Corridor.

Floridian route guide, 1977.

Two-color printed paper route guide issued in January 1977 for the daily Floridian (Chicago-St. Petersburg/ Miami). Guide offers brief descriptions of cities and towns along the route, as well as a map and photographs. A popular feature of this train was its Dome coach. The Floridian was discontinued in October 1979. From the Ann Owens Collection.

Floridian discount fares flyer, 1977.

Two-color printed paper flyer issued in January 1977 to promote discounted round-trip coach fares on the daily Floridian (Chicago-Tampa-St.Petersburg/Miami).

"Wheel of a Deal" brochure, 1970s.

Multicolor printed paper brochure issued in the late 1970s; from the Ann Owens Collection. The "Wheel of a Deal" promotion included round-trip train fare aboard the Floridian from Chicago to various destinations within Florida, coupled with a car upon one's arrival. According to this version of the brochure, passengers could choose from an AMC Hornet or an AMC Pacer.