Catastrophes, wars, terrorism, ecological disasters, deadly diseases,
The list of tragedies - both personal and public - is endless. Every
day and hour media, politicians, experts - and charlatans - bring us
a never ending barrage of bad things. No wonder that many people feel
depressed and weary.
This blog tries - in a modest and personal way - to contribute to a more
balanced view. After all, there is so much to appreciate and
enjoy in life ...
Saturday, 16 March 2013
A Denver & Rio Grande Railroad train in the Royal Gorge in the early 1920s
A nice early 1920s photograph of a Denver and Rio GrandeRailroad train steaming through the the Royal Gorge(also called Grand Canyon of the Arkansas):
At the time the U.S. railway network was already very dense, at least in the eastern half of the country: