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Trackside in the Heartland 1946-1959

Kevin J. Holland and Robert J. Yanosey

ISBN 10: 1582482055 / ISBN 13: 9781582482057
Published by Morning Sun Books, 2008
Condition: New Condition Hardcover
From Arizona Hobbies (Tucson, AZ, U.S.A.)

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Up the Mississippi River into St. Louis, Chicago, Minneapolis-St. Paul, Denver and many lesser locations in the late steam and early diesel years. The major coverage of this book is the 1949 Chicago Railroad Fair, The Milwaukee Road, Rock Island, and Burlington in various locations. Also the Milwaukee Road's pontoon bridge at Marquette, Iowa is quite interesting. Contents: Riverside (photographs from a ride on the Delta Queen along the upper Mississippi), pp. 8-9; Cincinnati, pp. 18-19; St. Louis (including Union Station, late steam and early diesels), pp. 20-37; Chicago (Illinois Central, 1949 Chicago Railroad Fair, North Shore, Milwaukee Road, Pere Marquette), pp. 38-65; River land (the Milwaukee Road, Rock Island and Burlington along the Mississippi), pp. 66-79; Twin Cities (St. Paul Union Depot, Great Northern Station and Milwaukee Road depot action), pp. 80-91; Denver (Denver Union Station), pp. 92-103; Great Divide (SP, Santa Fe, Rio Grande, Manitou and Pikes Peak, Burlington Route, Union Pacific, Northern Pacific), pp. 104-128. Morning Sun Books, hardcover with dust jacket, 128 pages, 8.5 x 11 x .5 in., all Color photographs with captions. Bookseller Inventory # msb1313

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Title: Trackside in the Heartland 1946-1959

Publisher: Morning Sun Books

Publication Date: 2008

Binding: hardcover

Book Condition:New Condition

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Book Type: book

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128 all color pages, 8.5x11", cloth with dust jacket. "Up the Mississippi River into St. Louis, Chicago, Minneapolis - St.Paul, Denver and many lesser locations in the late steam & early diesel years. Images of the Santa Fe, B&O (Baltimore and Ohio), Canadian National (CN), Canadian Pacific (CP), Cheaspeake and Ohio (C&O), Chicago and North Western (C&NW, CNW), Burlington Route (CB&Q), CNS&M (Chicago North Shore and Milwaukee), Chicago Railroad Fair, Chicago Rock Island and Pacific (Rock Island, CRIP, the Rock), Davenport, Rock Island and Northwestern, Denver & Rio Grande Western (DRGW), D&SL (Denver and Salt Lake), Great Northern (GN), Greater Winnipeg Water District, Greene Line, GM&O (Gulf Mobile and Ohio), IC (Illinois Central), Manitou and Pikes Peak, Milwaukee Road (Chicago Milwaukee St Paul & Pacific, CMStP&P), NP (Northern Pacific), Pennsylvania Railroad (Pennsy, PRR), Pere Marquette (PM), St Louis - San Francisco (Frisco, SLSF), Soo Line, Southern Pacific (SP), Union Pacific (UP), Wabash."

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