March 1943. “Ash Fork, Arizona (vicinity). Passing an eastbound freight on the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad between Winslow and Seligman.” Medium-format negative by Jack Delano, Office of War Information. View full size.
Someone that used to be close to me once asked, “why trains?”
I stated, “Trains go everywhere, see everything. They are seen by everyone but rarely noticed. They are so big, yet so little. Much like you and I, the art on them eventually disappears without a trace.”