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16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
A rusty, weathered steam locomotive

Railroads have played a crucial role in America's history, transporting both goods and people. Steam power has given way to diesel power locomotives. Hence, many of the remaining steam engines, like this one, often deteriorate and rust away.

TAGS: Engine, Locomotive, Pennsylvania, Rail, Steam, Train, Vintage

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St. Louis, Missouri, United States of America
Member since 2018
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© Kent Hilbert.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2017
Total Views: 12
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 25, 2018, 6:16 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T5
Focal Length: 250mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f7.1
ISO: ISO400
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PHOTO LOCATION Ronks, Pennsylvania, United States of America