Photograph of a Shay Geared Locomotive on railroad tracks, ca.1900. At center the front part of a locomotive is visible on railroad tracks. The number 2 is visible on the door as well as on a portion of the front of the locomotive. A telephone pole or power line is visible to the left of the locomotive while homes and other structures are visible in the background. Dry grasses are visible in the foreground and background. Photoprint reads: "Not in the Virginia City vicinity - probably abt. 1890 Shay Geared Locomotive area 1900."