fred's website
freighthopping, hoboes, boxcar art...
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photographs  of chalk drawings left on freightcars by hoboes & railroad workers

articles  from websites, magazines, and newspapers about freighthopping

stories  from train riders about their experiences on the rails

even more  train stories at

links  to other websites with similar information

contact  me if you have questions (or complaints) about this website

my favorite tags  from 35 photos out of 3,500 slides & negatives taken over the last 35 years