Here is presented information and photographs of Western Fruit Express ice bunker reefers (wood and steel), insulated box cars and mechanical reefers. Also included are GN cabooses, maintenance equipment, crew and material cars, snow fighting equipment, cranes and wrecker derricks are just some of the specialized equipment covered in photographs and captions. Company motor vehicles and caboose and maintenance equipment rosters finish out the book. Includes bibliography and research references.
Contents: Foreword, pp. 2-5; Western Fruit Express (Wooden and Steel Ice Bunker Cars, Insulated Box Cars, Mechanical Refrigerator Cars), pp. 6-39; Great Northern Cabooses (30' Wooden, 30' Steel, 25' Wooden, Pacific Coast Railroad Cabooses), pp. 40-75; Maintenance Equipment (Instruction Cars, Crew Cars, Material Cars, Air Dump Cars, Snow Dozers, Spreaders, Derricks, etc.), pp. 76-115; Company Motor Vehicles, pp. 116-123; Bibliography, pg. 124; Caboose Roster, Maintenance Roster, pp. 125-127; About the Author, pg. 128.
Four Ways West Publications, hardcover, 128 pages, standard portrait book 8 x 10 in., Color photographs; rosters.