16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
A weathered, rusty 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.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Ronks, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T5
Copyright: © Kent Hilbert