The Pictures on this page are from a special movement that Amtrak ran to carry the Nations Christmas Tree to Washington D.C. The train stopped in Sturtevant, WI (my home town) to let off Governor Tommy Thompson off.
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|The Christmas Special pulling into Sturtevant. Here we see an ex Metroliner in Phase IV Paint.|
|This is the back half of the same car!|
|A rare site to see a Viewliner|
|What's that after the last passenger|
|The whole side of Beach Grove.|
|What Intermodal on Amtrak? Darn its to late to pull a fast one on you. It's our 1999 Nations Christmas Tree!|
|A view of the last car Beach Grove.|
| I'm sorry if you see another shot of this car, but I may want to model this car.
|The reporting marks on a Express Way Car.|
|The Front half of the trailer that hauled the X-mas tree.|
|Here is the rear half of the trailer.|
|Looking at the neat|
|Back half of the car.|
|And yes another Beach Grove Car photo .|
|Just more detail shots.|
|And their she goes|