American Freedom Train in Tulsa, Oklahoma
March 15-18, 1976
train's 70th display city.
#4449 was modified for Multiple-Unit (MU) operations -- a job that
would be completed later with brake modifications in North Little
Rock, AR. Trailing diesels could now be controlled from an electrical
box inside the cab of the steam locomotive.
The train displayed at the old Midland Valley Station at 4th Street.
Merle Haggard visited the train.
Ticket: John & Carol White collection.