Posts Tagged ‘Robert Farkas’

1 Slide, 3 Ways of Viewing It

August 28, 2018

Here are three images from a single Ed Treesh East Broad Top slide taken in Rockhill Furnace, Pennsylvania in August 1962.

At top we see the original of EBT No. 12 with a light defect. In the middle is a black and white of the original which shows less of the defect.

The bottom image shows a closer crop of the second train.

Photographs Courtesy of Robert Farkas

An Obscure West Virginia Short Line

August 10, 2018

Here are two Ed Treesh photos and their closer crops. They were taken on a Cherry River Boom and Lumber fan trip at Richwood, West Virginia in June 1958. The top two photos show CRB&L No. 3, a GE 70 ton switcher.

The next two photographs feature bay window caboose No. 9.

Photographs Courtesy of Robert Farkas

Looking Up, Down Johnstown Incline

August 7, 2018

Here are three more photos from the free slides that the widow of a former Akron Railroad Club member gave to ARRC members. These were taken in September 1966 and are of the Johnstown, Pennsylvania inclined plane.

The views are looking up the incline, looking down, and feature a panoramic view of Johnstown as seen from the incline.

Photographs Courtesy of Robert Farkas