St Louis Railroads in the 1970s DVD
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This DVD features all the major railroads that served the St Louis area in the late 1970s. However, a great majority of the film is focused on two of the regions favorites. The Mopac and Frisco!
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Highlighted are locations such as Kirkwood, Valley Park, and Pacific in Missouri, and Mitchell, Granite City, Belleville, Valmeyere, and Bixby Jct. in Illinois.
Other railroads shown include Amtrak, Illinois Central, GM&O, Southern, Penn Central, B&O/Chessie, SP/Cotton Belt, Burlington Northern/CB&Q, as well as visits to several area yardmasters towers!
Filmed by William W. Lain, and William W. Lain Jr., using a Kodak Sound Movie Camera, with Ektachrome and Kodachrome movie film, these scenes all feature live audio, with no dubbing!
TVD NOTE: Portions of this video are jumpy and the sound cuts in and out. It is be offered as rare footage and recommended only for those interested in this particular era and subject matter.
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|Runtime:||1 Hour, 45 Mins ($0.17/min)|
|Aspect Ratio:||Full Screen|
|Region Code:||0 Worldwide NTSC|