rider in gondola
photo courtesy of Stephan Vanfleteren

fred's website

freighthopping
hoboes
boxcar art
photographs of chalk drawings left on freightcars by hoboes and railroad workers
articles from websites, magazines, and newspapers about freighthopping
stories from train riders about their experiences on the rails
contact me if you have a question about this website
slideshows of some of my favorite images and tags
links to other websites with similar information
car numbers for over 100 buZ blurr drawings