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Governor Thompson Boosts Amtrak


Tommy G. Thompson, governor of Wisconsin and an enthusiastic member of the Amtrak governing board, salutes the expansion of Hiawatha service between Chicago and Milwaukee. The expansion was underwritten by Wisconsin and Illinois. Also taking part in this event is Milwaukee Mayor John Norquist, second from the right.


Image ID: 25018

Creation Date: 1989-10-30 

Creator Name: Unknown

City: Milwaukee

County: Milwaukee

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Wisconsin. Dept. of Transportation : Publicity photographs, circa 1960-1992

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: negative, original

Original Format Number: PH series 2729.33

Original Dimensions: 1.5 x 1 inches



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