Photographs and Text ©John P. Walsh
Metra Train 188 (built December 1991). BNSF railway. March 2018. http://www.rrpicturearchives.net/locoPicture.aspx?id=2101
The Harley-Davidson Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. 1932 Model G Servi-Car Side-Valve V-Twin. The model ran for 41 years and offered high crown fenders and cargo hold that packed 500 pounds. June 2018.
Captain America. March 2018.
Metra 417, MPI MP36PH-3S, (built October 2003) , Chicago (West Loop), August 2017. http://www.rrpicturearchives.net/Locopicture.aspx?id=10585
Chicago, November 2017.
Ride with Pride Motorcycle Run, sponsored by Pridefest and the Harley-Davidson Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, June 2018.
BSNF Railway Line, April 2020.
The Harley-Davidson Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. “Fat Bob” fuel tank, 1954, called “Anniversary Yellow.” June 2018.
The Harley-Davidson Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. 2002 XL883C Sportster Custom OHV-V Twin. Loaded with factory-installed additions. June 2018.
Engine 5795 (built n/a), Union Pacific West Line, May 2018. http://www.rrpicturearchives.net/Locopicture.aspx?id=40138
Metra Train 129 (built November 1979), Union Pacific West Line, May 2018. http://www.rrpicturearchives.net/Locopicture.aspx?id=9548
Along BNSF Railway (retired trainman, Union Pacific Railroad), May 2020.
Amtrak 4612 “Midwest” (built n/a), Siemens SC-44, July 2020. http://rrpicturearchives.net/Locopicture.aspx?id=234122
The Harley-Davidson Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. FLH “Uptight” OHV V-Twin, dated 1958. Customization includes extensive metalwork accents, specialty lighting, chrome-tipped dual exhaust, debut of Duo-Glide front and back full suspension, handlebar riser mounted AM radio, and more. June 2018.
Engine 5071, GE C30-7, (built July 1980), BSNF Railway Line, April 2021. http://www.rrpicturearchives.net/Locopicture.aspx?id=63833
Rails (BNSF), July 2020.
Chicago, September 2015.
Polaris’ Slingshot three-wheeler is part motorcycle, part sports car. It has side-by-side seating and a steering wheel. West Chicago, June 2021.