Steam Engine #6 poster by Tamara Becker. Our posters are produced on acid-free papers using archival inks to guarantee that they last a lifetime without fading or loss of color. All posters include a 1" white border around the image to allow for future framing and matting, if desired.
First Place at the 2017 Iowa State Fair Photography Contest Class #46 Planes, Trains and Automobiles!... more
First Place at the 2017 Iowa State Fair Photography Contest Class #46 Planes, Trains and Automobiles!
The #6 train steam engine during Midwest Old Threshers showing it's powerful steam. The reunion is 5 days over Labor Day since 1950.
The oldest locomotive owned by Midwest Central Railroad, was built in 1891 by Baldwin Locomotive Works, Pennsylvania. This steam locomotive was built for Surry Sussex & Southampton Railway in Virginia and weighs over 25 tons. While in Virginia she had the nickname "Maria" given to her by the crew. Originally, passengers and freight were hauled by the #6.
About Tamara Becker
Tamara Becker is an outdoor nature photographer who enjoys all things in nature. She is the author of the blog Different Isn't Wrong, It's Just Different at differentisntwrongitsjustdifferent.wordpress.com. Several of her images have appeared in galleries for the Friday Fotos series on the Arizona Highways Magazine blog. She had an article published in "Our Iowa" magazine in the Oct/Nov 2016 issue for the column "What I Miss About Iowa". In 2017 her photo "Steam Engine #6" received First Place at the Iowa State Fair in the class "Planes, Trains & Automobiles". She has had multiple images on display at the Iowa State Fair.
You can follow her on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/tbeckerphotos/
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