My Present Past
A genealogical experience
Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe Railroad
The Scott Special July 9th - 11th 1905
Angeles, California to Chicago Illinois in 46 hours. An almost impossible feat during this time period

My great grandfather, E J Engel a ticket agent for the Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe was present
at the Argentine, Kansas depot when the Scott Special stopped to switch.
Afterwards he was able to secure a copy of this historic event.

In the next pages you will read and learn about the historic record breaking run known as
"The Scott Special"
Inside cover of the book
Cover of the book
Inside page of the book
In the actual reading pages of the book, I have left the page images larger than the normal viewing size.
This allows you to enlarge the page so you are able to read the contents.
Pages 7 & 8
Pages 3 & 4
Pages 5 & 6
Pages 9 & 10
Pages 11 & 12