Fallen Flags: Santa Fe Remembered
Classic Trains’ new 100-page special issue covers the famed Santa Fe Railway. Featuring 11 stories, five improved maps, and more color photos, this single reference will guide you through the history of one of the most recognized railroads in history.
In this Issue
What was it that set Cyrus K. Holliday’s railroad apart from all the others?
This is the story of the Santa Fe. Superlatives are in order: there has never been such a railroad!
Christmas invokes an appreciation of the passenger works of John Santa Fe
Reflections on the Santa Fe’s own “honorary steam locomotive”
Examine the Santa Fe’s route to San Diego on the eve of World War II
Part 1: I learn the job and start a family
Part 2: Southern Pacific arrives, Santa Fe relocates, and our way of life ends
Now just an outpost, Raton Pass still demands the best from any railroader brave enough to challenge it
A vital player in international transportation
Stately in their march across prairie and mountains
Lionel’s Santa Fe F3 continues as one of the most popular model railroad items ever made