from the collection of John Owen
John Owen worked for Auto-Train at the Louisville Auto-Train terminal in 1976-1977.
Pictured here is an Amtrak business car at the Louisville terminal on the tail of a test train in 1976.
Image : John Owen 1976.
The L&N employee magazine featured these photos of first-day operations on the Louisville-Sanford run with the combined Amtrak "Floridian" and Auto-Train cars.
Image : John Owen collection.