President Franklin Roosevelt inspects the new Union Pacific Streamliners. He is with Averill Harriman, Chairman of the Board of

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President Franklin Roosevelt inspects the new Union Pacific Streamliners. He is with Averill Harriman, Chairman of the Board of
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President Franklin Roosevelt inspects the new Union Pacific Streamliners. He is with Averill Harriman, Chairman of the Board of Union Pacific, and C.R. Gray, President of Union Pacific. Within a year, the new streamlined internal-combustion train was capable was speeds up to 100 miles per hour. Feb. 19, 1934. (CSU_ALPHA_78) CSU Archives/Everett Collection