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Vallecito, CA 95251


REAL RAILROADING! The world’s oldest and largest source for historic railroad videos.

Classic train DVDs produced from original historic railroad film. Sunday River’s historic rail videos are produced and edited in house. Where necessary, accurate sound has been added for realistic effect. Scrupulous historic research, brings you trackside in eras long gone by. Sunday River’s classic train DVDs are known world wide as the most comprehensive and authoritative available.

View our catalog by clicking on the historic railroad video categories. Our extensive classic rail catalog is being re-mastered on DVD so that access to these treasured train journeys will not be lost. We carry a full range of historic rail and even a “must-have” model railroad DVD. 

We hold ourselves to the tradition of excellence that was established by founder Alva Morrison, a passionate train enthusiast who researched and narrated the films – and occasionally rode the rails with the camera himself. We eagerly solicit your comments. If what you receive from us isn't better than expected, send it back for full refund or exchange. 

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Trolleys, Interurbans, Electrics

Fantastic traction that served the nation's urban centers, suburbs, and intercity travel.

Watch a video clip of these amazing scenes from the past

Complete Electrified Milwaukee


Complete Electrified Milwaukee


An electric engineering marvel!

East and Westbound operations on both the Rocky Mountain and Coast Divisions.​

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Watch trains crossing almost every one of the great trestles on both Milwaukee Divisions including helicopter coverage of six hidden in the dense forests of the West slope of Snoqualmie. View trains crossing the immense bridges across Clark Fork and the great Gorge of the Columbia.

See steeple cab switchers, Little Joes, G.E. Boxcabs galore and a yard full of Bi-Polars (not underway) and diesel operations in the Cascades. Beautiful color footage shows trains crossing the Rockies on Pipestone Pass, the Bitterroots on St Paul Pass, the Saddle Mountains of Eastern Washington and finally, Snoqualmie Pass in the Cascades. Plus, see trains in all the great canyons: The Jefferson River, the St. Joe, the Clark Fork, Yakima, Snoqualmie and the Grand Daddy of all, The Columbia! Includes the Butte, Anaconda and Pacific RR.

Painstakingly accurate record of an engineering marvel created by the most innovative railroad in America - a railroad now vanished forever.

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