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This collection contains the images from Joe Caron's railroad slide collection owned by the Northern Pacific Railway Museum in Toppenish WA. Many of the slides were shot by Joe, but the collection also includes images from purchased slides and duplicated images from other collections. To locate images of specific items, use the column filtering by putting your cursor over the header at the top of the column you want to filter. Click the down-arrow when it appears and select "Show Filter Choices." Look down the list that appears and click the value you are seeking. You can filter multiple columns at one time. Many photos from Joe Caron's collection of can be purchased by sending an email to: shearerd@charter.net

  
  
  
  
  
  
  
  
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NP1075Caboose-SteelSpokaneWAJune 1962
Steel Caboose NP 1075 parked at Spokane, Washington
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NP1211Caboose-WoodUnknown
Wood Caboose NP 1211 sitting at an unknown location
  
NP 1238Caboose-WoodSeattleWAcirca 1980
Wood Caboose NP 1238 sitting on the display track outside the Kingdome in Seattle, WA. This car is at the NP Museum in Toppenish as of June 2007.
Display
  
NP1278Caboose-WoodUnknowncirca 1970
Wood Caboose NP 1278 sitting at an unknown location. There is a Great Northern GP - model locomotive partly visible in the background.
Locomotive-Diesel
  
NP1242Caboose-WoodSpokaneWAJune 1962
Wood Caboose NP 1242 sitting at an unknown location in Spokane, possibly Parkwater Yard. There is a GP - model locomotive partly visible in the background.
Locomotive-Diesel
  
NP1324Caboose-WoodUnknown
Wood Caboose NP 1324 sitting at an unknown location. There is a building partly visible in the background.
  
NP1318Caboose-WoodUnknown
Wood Caboose NP 1318 sitting at an unknown location.
  
NP1283Caboose-WoodButteMTAugust 1968
Wood Caboose NP 1283 sitting at Butte, Montana.
  
NP1278Caboose-WoodButteMTJuly 1971
Wood Caboose NP 1278 sitting in the freight yard, Butte, Montana.
  
NP1520Caboose-Bay WindowMinneapolisMNFebruary 1968
Wood transfer Caboose NP 1520 sitting at an unknown location in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
  
NP1523Caboose-Bay WindowMississippi Street YardMN
Wood transfer Caboose NP 1523 sitting at an unknown location. Slide labeled "MY." MY is telegraph code for Mississippi Street Yard in St. Paul, Minnesota.
  
NP1579Caboose-Bay WindowRush CityMN
Wood work Caboose NP 1579 at Rush City, Minnesota. Part of a Boston and Maine car appears in the slide.
  
NP1590Caboose-Bay WindowSpokaneWA
Wood transfer Caboose NP 1590 sitting at Parkwater yard, Spokane, WA. Wood caboose NP 1624 in the background.
  
NP1610Caboose-WoodUnknown
Wood transfer Caboose NP 1610 sitting at an unknown location.
  
NP1611Caboose-WoodYakimaWAJune 1969
Wood caboose NP 1611 at Yakima WA, June 1969. Possibly passing the Railway Express Building at Yakima Avenue.
  
NP1631Caboose-WoodLittle Falls DepotMN
Wood caboose NP 1631 at Little Falls, MN.
  
NP1631Caboose-WoodUnknownJune 1967
Wood Caboose NP 1631 sitting at an unknown location.
  
NP1689Caboose-WoodUnknown
Wood Caboose NP 1689 sitting at an unknown location.
  
NP1706Caboose-WoodUnknown
Wood Caboose NP 1706 sitting at an unknown location.
  
NP1728Caboose-WoodUnknown
Wood Caboose NP 1728 sitting at an unknown location.
  
NP1740Caboose-WoodUnknown
Wood Caboose NP 1740 sitting at an unknown location.
  
NP1748Caboose-WoodLaurelMTAugust 1968
Wood Caboose NP 1748 sitting at Laurel, MT.
  
NP1779Caboose-WoodUnknown
Wood Caboose NP 1779 sitting at an unknown location.
  
NP1779Caboose-WoodButteMTJuly 1971
Wood Caboose NP 1779 sitting at an unknown location in Butte, Montana.
  
NP10008Caboose-SteelUnknowncirca 1970
Steel Caboose NP 10008 sitting at an unknown location. The caboose has a Kar - Trac label. There appears to be a Milwaukee Road diesel locomotive in the background.
  
NP10029Caboose-SteelSeattleWAMarch 1970
Steel Caboose NP 10029 in Second Avenue Yard, Seattle, WA.
  
NP10031Caboose-SteelUnknown
Steel Caboose NP 10031 sitting at an unknown location.
  
BN10056Caboose-WoodUnknownJuly 1972
Wood Caboose NP 10056 sitting at an unknown location.
  
NP10081Caboose-SteelUnknown
Steel Caboose NP 10081 sitting at an unknown location, possibly Half Moon Yard in Tacoma, Washington. Slide is marked "BLT 1954 30 FT"
  
BN10298Caboose-SteelUnknownMarch 1979
Steel Caboose BN 10298 sitting at an unknown location. A former NP caboose.
  
NP10305Caboose-WoodUnknowncirca 1970
Wood Caboose NP 10305 sitting at an unknown location. Car has a Kar - Trak label. Slide is labeled "24 FT"
  
NP10316Caboose-WoodUnknowncirca 1970
Wood Caboose NP 10316 sitting at an unknown location. Slide is labeled "24 FT"
  
NP10401Caboose-SteelAuburnWAOctober 1969
Steel Caboose NP 10401 in Auburn, Washington.
  
NP10401Caboose-SteelUnknown
Steel Caboose NP 10401 in an unknown location.
  
BN10422Caboose-SteelSt PaulMNAugust 1971
Steel Caboose NP 10422 sitting at an unknown location in Saint Paul, Minnesota. The caboose has a Kar - Trac label.
  
BN10422Caboose-SteelKlamath FallsORJune 1971
Steel Caboose NP 10422 sitting at an unknown location in Klamath Falls, Ore. The caboose has a Kar - Trac label.
  
BN10590Caboose-WoodUnknowncirca 1972
Wood transfer Caboose NP 10590 sitting at an unknown location. The caboose is stencelled "RETIRED BG 5 72"
  
BN10710Caboose-WoodVancouver WAJuly 1971
Wood Caboose NP 10710 sitting at an unknown location in Vancouver, WA. The caboose has a Kar - Trac label.
  
NP10710Caboose-WoodUnknown
Wood Caboose NP 10710 sitting at an unknown location. The caboose has a Kar - Trac label. The slide is labeled "24 FT".
  
NP78803Car-Hopper OreUnknownJuly 1967
Two loaded ore cars, one of which is NP 78803, photographed at an unknown location. The slide is labeled "ORE CAR."
  
165Car-Refrig MechanicalDallasTXDecember 8, 1963
Silver mechanical refrigerator car NPM 165 at an unknown location in Dallas, Texas.
  
227Car-Refrig MechanicalDallasTXJanuary 31, 1960
Silver mechanical refrigerator car NPM 227 at an unknown location in Dallas, Texas.
  
496Car-Refrig MechanicalUnknown
Silver mechanical refrigerator car NPM 524 at an unknown locationin Fort Worth, Texas.
  
524Car-Refrig MechanicalFort WorthTXJanuary 31, 1960
Silver mechanical refrigerator car NPM 524 at an unknown location in Fort Worth, Texas.
  
806Car-Refrig MechanicalBethlehemPAMay 1969
Silver mechanical refrigerator car NPM 806 at an unknown location in Bethlehem, PA.
  
878Car-Refrig MechanicalDallasTXNovember 5, 1967
Silver mechanical refrigerator car NPM 878 at an unknown location in Dallas, Texas.
  
1503Car-Refrig MechanicalFort WorthTXNovember 8, 1970
Silver mechanical refrigerator car NPM 1503 at an unknown location in Fort Worth, Texas.
  
1618Car-Refrig MechanicalUnknowncirca 1970
Silver mechanical refrigerator car NPM 1618 at an unknown location.
  
91121Car-Refrig IcePhillipsburgNJJuly 1971
Yellow steel refrigerator car NP 91121 at an unknown location in Phillipsburg, NJ. Car is stencelled "FOR ICE SERVICE ONLY'
  
93014Car-Refrig IceDallasTXJanuary 14, 1968
Yellow steel refrigerator car NP 93014 at an unknown location in Dallas, Texas.
  
BN94047Car-Refrig IceHillyardWAJuly 1973
Yellow steel refrigerator car NP 94047 at Hillyard, the former Great Northern freight yard in Spokane, WA.
  
BN207794Car-Refrig IceSuperior WISeptember 1980
Yellow steel refrigerator car NP 207794 at an unknown location in Superior, Wisconsin.
  
BN704773Car-Refrig IceHillyardWAJuly 1979
Yellow steel refrigerator car WFE 704773 at Hillyard, the former Great Northern freight yard in Spokane, WA.
  
BN81002Car-StockSuperior WISeptember 1980
Stock car NP 81002 at an unknown location in Superior, Wisconsin.
  
81197Car-StockUnknown
"Pig Palace" stock car NP 81197 at an unknown location.
  
BN81255Car-StockArleeMTJuly 1976
Stock car NP 81255 at an unknown location in Arlee, Montana.
  
BN81286Car-StockUnknownSeptember 1981
Stock car NP 81286 at an unknown location.
  
BN82831Car-StockUnknownJuly 1977
Stock car NP 82831 at an unknown location.
  
BN83112Car-StockUnknownJanuary 1971
Stock car NP 83112 at an unknown location.
  
83296Car-StockUnknown
Stock car NP 83296 at an unknown location.
  
84003Car-StockUnknown
"Pig Palace" stock car NP 84003 at an unknown location.
  
Car-StockUnknown
"Pig Palace" stock car at an unknown location. The car number has been lined out.
  
TMBL800801Car-FlatTacomaWA
Flat car TTRX 800801 with a Northern Pacific open auto rack in the Tide Flats area of Tacoma, WA.
  
60449Car-FlatUnknown
Flat car NP 60449 with a log load.
  
62618Car-FlatUnknownSeptember 1981
Flat car NP 62618. Burlington Northern hopper cars in background.
  
62730Car-FlatUnknownAugust 1986
Flat car NP 62730.
  
CR66101Car-FlatAllentownPAMarch 1986
Flat car NP 66101 with a load of steel parts at Allentown, Pennsylvania.
  
120268Car-FlatUnknowncirca 1980
Flat car NP 120268 with mechanical refrigerator cars and a sawmill in background.
  
Car-FlatUnknown
Flat car with no legible lettering. Slide labeled "NP FLAT"
  
51562Car-GondolaUnknownSeptember 1981
Gondola car NP 51562 with a load of pulpwood. Slide labeled "GON, GS"
  
59778Car-GondolaUnknown
Gondola car NP 59778.
  
BN71041Car-Hopper OpenWenatcheeWAMarch 1974
Hopper car NP 71041 at Wenatchee, Washington, perhaps in Apple Yard.
  
72004Car-Hopper OpenUnknowncirca 1970
Hopper car NP 72004, at an unknown location.
  
76470Car-Hopper CoveredManheimPAMarch 1975
Covered hopper car NP 76470, at an unknown location in Sumner, Washington.
  
76470Car-Hopper CoveredSumnerWA
Covered hopper car NP 76470, at an unknown location in Manheim, Pennsylvania.
  
76994Car-Hopper CoveredUnknowncirca 1980
Covered hopper car NP 76994, at an unknown location. Slide labeled "HOPPER COV., PS 3- BAY"
  
87697Car-Hopper OpenUnknowncirca 1970
Hopper car NP 87697, at an unknown location. Slide labeled "NP 87687 HOPPER"
  
BN119901Car-ChipWenatcheeWAFebruary 1974
Chip car NP 119901, at an unknown location in Wenatchee, Washington.
  
BN419946Car-Hopper CoveredMinotNDSeptember 1972
Refrigerated covered hopper car NP 419946 at an unknown location in Minot, North Dakota.
  
NPX 127Car-Work OutfitPuyallupWA
Outfit car NP X 127 KDB at an unknown location in Puyallup, Washington.
  
BN201175Car-Work OutfitUnknownJuly 1973
Outfit car NP 201175 at an unknown location. Slide labeled "NP 21175 OUTFIT CAR"
  
201841Car-Work OutfitUnknown
Outfit car NP 201841 at an unknown location.
  
BN201179Car-Work OutfitUnknownSeptember 1978
Outfit car NP 201179 at an unknown location. Slide labeled "OUTFIT, T"
  
BN201970Car-Work OutfitUnknownSeptember 1978
Outfit car NP 201970 at an unknown location. Slide labeled "OUTFIT"
  
BN203178Car-Work OutfitUnknownJune 1974
Outfit car NP 203178 at an unknown location. Slide labeled "WORK BUNK"
  
AMTK440Car-PassengerUnknownApr 1973
NP 440, a lightweight sleeper.
  
CBQ480Car-PassengerDenverCOApr 1963
NP 480, a lightweight sleeper owned by the CBQ, but connected with the North Coast Limited.
  
NP494Car-PassengerSt. PaulMNJuly 1968
NP 494, a lightweight lunch-counter lounge in the St. Paul MN passenger car yard.
Yard-Passenger
  
CBQ492Car-PassengerDenverCONov 1964
NP 492, a lightweight parlor-bar lounge on a special move with GN and CBQ cars at Denver CO.
  
CBQ704Car-PassengerDenverCOJan 1963
NP 704, a heavyweight Pullamn at Denver CO.
Yard-Passenger
  
NPLochaweCar-PassengerMissoulaMT4/17/1971
NP Lockawe, a lightweight Slumbercoach owned by the CBQ on the eastbound North Coast Limited, NP train No. 26 takes on passengers at Missoula MT.
Train-Passenger
  
AMTK335Car-PassengerUnknownJune 1971
NP 335, a lightweight Slumbercoach on an Amtrak train with a mixed car set.
Train-Passenger
  
CBQ365Car-PassengerDenverCOJune 1966
NP 365, a lightweight sleeper on a CBQ passenger train at Denver CO.
Train-Passenger
  
NP483Car-PassengerSt. PaulMNJuly 1965
NP 483, a lightweight observation car owned by the CBQ, but bring up the rear of the North Coast Limited at St. Paul MN.
Train-Passenger
  
NP483Car-PassengerEast DubuqueILJuly 1961
NP 483, a lightweight observation car owned by the CBQ, but bring up the rear of the North Coast Limited at East Dubuque IL.
Train-Passenger
  
NP394Car-PassengerUnknownNov 1963
NP 394, a lightweight observation brings up the rear of the North Coast Limited as it leaves a depot.
Train-Passenger
  
NPGallatin RiverCar-BusinessSt. PaulMNSept 1969
NP heavyweight business car, Gallatin River, at St. Paul MN.
  
NPYakima RiverCar-BusinessChicagoILSept 1965
NP lightweight business car, Yakima River, at Chicago IL.
  
NP307Car-PassengerSt. PaulMNSept 1965
NP 307, a lightweight Pullman dome car at St. Paul MN.
Train-Passenger
  
NP31284Car-Box SteelEverettWANov 1970
NP 31284, a 51-ft 11-in steel box car built in 1950 by the NP and painted in "Share of Freedom" colors to promote the sale of US Bonds sits on a yard track in Everett WA after merger.
Yard-Freight
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