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New York Central Facilities in Color

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New in new dust jacket. A new concept in all-color books; a system-wide examination of the New York Centrals stations, towers, shops, signals, yard structures, bridges and many more miscellaneous parts of the roads physical plant. A valuable book for both Railfan and model railroader alike! Introduction, pp. 3-7; Passenger Stations and Terminals, pp. 8-57; Freight Houses, pp. 58-62; Towers, pp. 63-72; Bridges, pp. 73-81; Signals, pp. 82-91; Yards, pp. 92-101; Engine Facilities, pp. 102-108; ...


Seaboard Air Line Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment new book

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Edition: 1992nd edition Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Morning Sun Books Date published: 1998 ISBN-13: 9781582480015 ISBN: 158248001X

Description: New in new dust jacket. The railroad that ran 'Through the Heart of the South' was known as an innovator and effective competitor against its two larger neighbors. The attractive equipment of the Seaboard was no small part in this battle. Enjoy this varied roster in the more than 300 color photographs of this railroad which disappeared in 1967. Contents: Office Cars, pg. 6; Head End Passenger, pp. 7-14; Combines, pp. 15-16; Coaches, pp. 17-24; Diners, pp. 25-29; Observation Cars, pp. 30-31; ... Read More

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Chicago & North Western Official Color Photography new book

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Morning Sun Books Date published: 1999 ISBN-13: 9781582480022 ISBN: 1582480028

Description: New in new dust jacket. The C&NW was a major railroad of the Midwest until its absorption into the Union Pacific system in 1995. Its tracks hauled not only commuters to and from Chicago, but through streamliners to all points in the West and grain, coal and hundreds of other commodities in its freights. The company recorded its major achievements and events in full color for posterity: all of which are presented in this 128-page book. Staged photographs taken by professional photographers make ... Read More

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Southern Pacific Official Color Photography Volume 1 new book

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Morning Sun Books Date published: 2000 ISBN-13: 9781582480046 ISBN: 1582480044

Description: New in new dust jacket. Southern Pacific began to take color photographs relatively early. This book contains a large series of images from both 1939 and 1941 when amateur color photography was scarcely possible. The road chose to depict new equipment, trains and services as well as to illustrate current operations for advertising or corporate use. This book then, should be seen as a cross-section not only of the Southern Pacific as it was, but also as the company wished it to be seen. ... Read More

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Union Pacific Official Color Photography Book II new book

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Morning Sun Books Date published: 1999 ISBN-13: 9781582480053 ISBN: 1582480052

Description: New in new dust jacket. The Union Pacific Company is proud of its railroad and saw the color photograph as the best way to show the world the scope and efficiency of its operation as well as the beauty of its territory served in the American West. It was prolific in its advertising and generous in its distribution of the all-color calendars to on-line customers and stations. Likewise the calendars could be found far away and made the Armour yellow train of the Union Pacific familiar artwork ... Read More

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Alco Official Color Photography new book

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Edition: Unabridged Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Morning Sun Books Date published: 1998 ISBN-13: 9781582480060 ISBN: 1582480060

Description: New in new dust jacket. Fortunately the American Locomotive Company (ALCo) which controlled the second largest portion of the diesel locomotive market recorded the construction of its products with color photographs prior to delivery to their owners. This volume brings to life the diesel locomotives of the Schenectadybuilder. From the switchers of the early years to the modern Century series of the 1960s, most are between the covers of this book. Not every model and every customer is ... Read More

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Union Pacific Trackside With Lou Schmitz new book

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Edition: Illustrated Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Morning Sun Books Date published: 1998 ISBN-13: 9781582480077 ISBN: 1582480079

Description: New in new dust jacket. This book exhibits the steam to diesel transition on the Eastern District of the UP through more than 260 vivid color photographs. Former UP employee Lou Schmitz was there shooting everything from 4-8-8-4s to F3s to Centennials. Contents: The 1950s Nebraska Division, pp. 8-63; The 1950s Kansas Division, pp. 64-69; The 1950sWyoming Division, pp. 70-93; The 1960s Diesel Age, pp. 94-128. Lots of steam, turbines, exotic and first-generation diesels. Hardcover with jacket, ... Read More

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Santa Fe-All the Way Volume 1 new book

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Morning Sun Books Date published: 1998 ISBN-13: 9781582480091 ISBN: 1582480095

Description: New in new dust jacket. Santa Fehad something not easily translated to the bottom line. It had style. No other road cultivated a regional identification as assiduously as Santa Fe. When its rails reached California in 1897, Santa Fewas the only railroad whose tracks stretched all the way back to Chicago. Thus a slogan was born: Santa Fe-all the way. Travel this famous road from the 1940s to 1966 in in this all-color book of vintage photography. Many pictures of clean new power, dirty steam and ... Read More

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Southern Railway in Color Volume 2 new book

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Morning Sun Books Date published: 1999 ISBN-13: 9781582480145 ISBN: 1582480141

Description: New in new dust jacket. The Southern Railway system was a relatively unknown carrier until the 1960s when its management style and business objectives dramatically shifted course. One of the first major railroads to dieselize, it's quiet business methods were transformed into the benchmark railroad of the 1960s. The author, a former Southern employee, relates the story of this remarkable railroad through the medium of more that 200 vintage color photographs. This is a photo tour of the ... Read More

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Lackawanna Railroad Trackside With Henry W. Peterson By Mike Del Vecchio new book

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Binding: Hardcover Publisher: Morning Sun Books Date published: 1999 ISBN-13: 9781582480152 ISBN: 158248015X

Description: New in new dust jacket. In the 20th Century, the DL&W was a shining example of a well run railroad. Its image of Phoebe Snow to promote the cleanliness of hard coal and the dust free ride of the stone ballast is a significant part of early 20th Century America. Photographer Henry Peterson chronicled the steam locomotives of the Lackawanna on the eve of dieselization. His efforts are shown in this 128-page all color book. Contents: About Henry W. Peterson, pp. 3-8; Hoboken, pp. 9-19; Orange, pp ... Read More

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