Model Railroader Books Guide to Industries Series.
For 100 years, the livestock and meatpacking businesses kept the railroads busy. These industries were a key part of railroading from the 1860s through the 1960s. Many modeling possibilities exist for whichever railroad, region, or era you model.
Contents:Introduction, Industry History, pp. 4-9;Stock Cars, pp. 10-22;Meat Refrigerator Cars, pp. 23-36;Cattle Pens and Stockyards, pp. 37-53;Packing Plants and Branch Houses, pp. 54-65;Livestock Operations, pp. 66-77;Meat Traffic, pp. 78-85;Bibliography, 86-87.
Kalmbach Publishing, softcover, 88 pages, 8.25 x 10.75 x .25 in., Color and Black-and-White photographs and illustrations.