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Southwest Chief
The Southwest Chief
Southwest Chief
(formerly the Southwest Limited and Super Chief) is a higher-speed passenger train operated by Amtrak
Amtrak
on a 2265-mile (3645 km) route through the Midwestern and Southwestern United States. It runs between Chicago, Illinois
Illinois
and Los Angeles, California, passing through Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, Kansas, Colorado, New Mexico, Arizona
Arizona
and California. During fiscal year 2015, the Southwest Chief
Southwest Chief
carried 367,267 passengers, up 4.3 percent from FY 2014
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Mojave Desert
The Mojave Desert
Desert
( /moʊˈhɑːvi, mə-/,[5][6][7] mo-HAH-vee or mə-HAH-vee) is an arid rain-shadow desert and the driest desert in North America.[8] It is located in the southwestern United States, primarily within southeastern California
California
and southern Nevada, and it occupies a total of 47,877 sq mi (124,000 km2). Very small areas also extend into Utah
Utah
and Arizona.[9] Its boundaries are generally noted by the presence of Joshua trees, which are native only to the Mojave Desert
Desert
and are considered an indicator species, and it is believed to support an additional 1,750 to 2,000 species of plants.[10] The central part of the desert is sparsely populated, while its peripheries support large communities such as Las Vegas, San Bernardino, Lancaster, Palmdale, Victorville, and St
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Illinois
Illinois
Illinois
(/ˌɪlɪˈnɔɪ/ ( listen) IL-ih-NOY) is a state in the Midwestern region of the United States. It is the 6th most populous state and 25th largest state in terms of land area, and is often noted as a microcosm of the entire country.[7] With Chicago
Chicago
in the northeast, small industrial cities and great agricultural productivity in central and northern Illinois, and natural resources like coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois
Illinois
has a diverse economic base and is a major transportation hub. The Port of Chicago connects the state to other global ports from the Great Lakes, via the Saint Lawrence Seaway, to the Atlantic Ocean, as well as the Great Lakes to the Mississippi
Mississippi
River, via the Illinois Waterway
Illinois Waterway
on the Illinois
Illinois
River
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Missouri
Missouri
Missouri
is a state in the Midwestern
Midwestern
United States.[5] With over six million residents, it is the 18th-most populous state of the Union. The largest urban areas are Kansas
Kansas
City, St. Louis, Springfield, and Columbia; the capital is Jefferson City, located on the Missouri River. The state is the 21st-most extensive in area. In the South are the Ozarks, a forested highland, providing timber, minerals, and recreation. The Mississippi River
Mississippi River
forms the eastern border of the state. Humans have inhabited the land now known as Missouri
Missouri
for at least 12,000 years. The Mississippian culture
Mississippian culture
built cities and mounds, before declining in the 1300s. When European explorers arrived in the 1600s they encountered the Osage and Missouria
Missouria
nations
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Track Gauge
North America · South America · Europe · Australiav t ePart of a series onRail transportOperations Track Maintenance High-speed railways Track gauge Stations Trains Locomotives Rolling stock Companies History Attractions Terminology (AU, NA, NZ, UK) By country Accidents Railway couplings Couplers by country Coupler conversion Track gauge Variable gauge Gauge conversion Dual gauge Wheelset Bogie
Bogie
(truck) Dual coupling Rail subsidiesModellingv t eIn rail transport, track gauge is the spacing of the rails on a railway track and is measured between the inner faces of the load-bearing rails. All vehicles on a rail network must have running gear that is compatible with the track gauge, and in the earliest days of railways the selection of a proposed railway's gauge was a key issue
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Rolling Stock
The term rolling stock in rail transport industry originally referred to any vehicles that move on a railway. It has since expanded to include the wheeled vehicles used by businesses on roadways.[1][2][3] It usually includes both powered and unpowered vehicles, for example locomotives, railroad cars, coaches, and wagons.[4][5][6][7]Contents1 Overview 2 Code names 3 See also 4 References 5 External linksOverview[edit] Note that stock in the term is business related and used in a sense of inventory
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Travel Class
A travel class is a quality of accommodation on public transport. The accommodation could be a seat or a cabin for example. Higher travel classes are designed to be more comfortable and are typically more expensive.Contents1 Airliners 2 Buses 3 Ocean liners 4 Trains4.1 China 4.2 Taiwan 4.3 Europe 4.4 India 4.5 Indonesia 4.6 Japan 4.7 Great Britain 4.8 North America5 See also 6 References 7 External linksAirliners[edit] See also: Fare basis code, First class (aviation), First class travel, Business class, Economy class, and Premium economy
Premium economy
class Traditionally, an airliner is divided to, from the top, first, business and economy cabins
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California
Native languages as of 2007English 57.4%[2] Spanish 28.5%[3] Chinese 2.8%[3] Filipino 2.2%[3]Demonym CalifornianCapital SacramentoLargest city Los AngelesLargest metro Greater Los Angeles
Los Angeles
AreaArea Ranked 3rd • Total 163,696 sq mi (423,970 km2) • Width 250 miles (400 km) • Length 770 miles (1,240 km) • % water 4.7 • Latitude 32°32′ N to 42° N • Longitude 114°8′ W to 124°26′ W
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Los Angeles
Los AngelesCSA Los Angeles-Long BeachMSA Los Angeles-Long Beach-AnaheimPueblo September 4, 1781[3]City status May 23, 1835[4]Incorporated April 4, 1850[5]Named for Our Lady, Queen of the AngelsGovernment • Type Mayor-Council-Commission[6] • Body Los Angeles
Los Angeles
City Council • Mayor Eric Garcetti[7] • City Attorney Mike Feuer[7] • City Controller Ron Galperin[7]Area[8] • City in California 502.76 sq m
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Walsenburg, Colorado
Walsenburg is a statutory city that is the county seat and the most populous city of Huerfano County, Colorado, United States.[2][8] The city population was 3,068 at the 2010 census,[9] down from 4,182 in 2000. Robert Ford, the assassin of outlaw Jesse James, operated a combination saloon and gambling house in Walsenburg; his home at 320 West 7th Street still stands.Contents1 History 2 Geography and climate 3 Local attractions and recreation 4 Demographics 5 Education 6 Notable people 7 See also 8 References 9 External linksHistory[edit]Walsenburg shooting at the Walsenburg Industrial Workers of the World Hall on January 28, 1928A post office called Walsenburg has been in operation since 1870.[10] The community was named after Fred Walsen, an early settler.[11] Walsenburg is mentioned in the famous Woody Guthrie
Woody Guthrie
song, "Ludlow Massacre"
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Chicago
Chicago
Chicago
(/ʃɪˈkɑːɡoʊ, -ˈkɔː-/ ( listen)), officially the City
City
of Chicago, is the third most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is also the most populous city in both the state of Illinois
Illinois
and the Midwestern United States. It is the county seat of Cook County
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Southwestern United States
The Southwestern United States
United States
(also known as the American Southwest) is the informal name for a region of the western United States. Definitions of the region's boundaries vary a great deal and have never been standardized, though many boundaries have been proposed. For example, one definition includes the stretch from east of Los Angeles to El Paso, and from the Mexican border to south of Denver.[2] The population for that particular definition area is around 11 million people, with over half that in the state of Arizona
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Midwestern United States
The Midwestern United States, also referred to as the American Midwest, Middle West, or simply the Midwest, is one of four geographic regions defined by the United States
United States
Census Bureau. It occupies the northern central part of the United States
United States
of America.[2] It was officially named the North Central region by the Census Bureau until 1984.[3] It is located between the Northeastern U.S.
Northeastern U.S.
and the Western U.S., with Canada
Canada
to its north and the Southern U.S.
Southern U.S.
to its south. The Census Bureau's definition consists of 12 states in the north central United States: Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin
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Union Station (Chicago)
Chicago Union Station
Chicago Union Station
is a major railroad station that opened in 1925 in Chicago, Illinois, replacing an earlier station built in 1881. It is the only remaining intercity rail terminal in Chicago, as well as being the city's primary terminal for commuter trains. The station stands on the west side of the Chicago River
Chicago River
between West Adams Street and West Jackson Boulevard, just outside the Chicago Loop. Including approach and storage tracks, it is about nine and a half city blocks in size. Its facilities are mostly underground, buried beneath streets and skyscrapers. Chicago Union Station
Chicago Union Station
is the third-busiest rail terminal in the United States, after Grand Central Terminal
Grand Central Terminal
and Penn Station in New York City
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Emporia, Kansas
Emporia is a city in and the county seat of Lyon County, Kansas, United States.[1][7] As of the 2010 census, the city population was 24,916.[8] Emporia lies between Topeka
Topeka
and Wichita at the intersection of U.S. Route 50 with Interstates 335 and 35 on the Kansas
Kansas
Turnpike. Emporia is also a college town, home to Emporia State University
Emporia State University
and Flint Hills
Flint Hills
Technical College.Contents1 History 2 Geography2.1 Climate3 Demographics3.1 2010 census4 Economy 5 Transportation5.1 Bus 5.2 Highways6 Media 7 Culture7.1 Points of interest 7.2 In popular culture and the arts 7.3 Community events8 Notable people 9 See also 10 References 11 Further reading 12 External linksHistory[edit]Sixth Avenue c
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Fort Madison (Amtrak Station)
Fort Madison is an Amtrak
Amtrak
train station in Fort Madison, Iowa, United States
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