The first in a multi-Volume set that will cover the Milwaukee Road from one end to the over during the period when one could see Hiawathas propelled by everything from 4-4-2s to Bi-Polars to Erie-builts. This Volume covers the territory east of the city of Milwaukee and showcases many varieties of the roads steam and diesel operations centered around the Chicago area.
Contents:Around the Windy City, pp. 5-25;Bensenville Yard, pp. 26-43;Terre Haute Division - The Southeastern, pp. 44-53;Downtown Chicago, pp. 54-69;Western Avenue Coach Yard and Station, pp. 70-78;Commuter Operations, pp. 79-93;Davis Junction, pp. 94-101;Ladd-Oglesby, pp. 102-107;Savanna, pp. 108-112;Rondout, pp. 113-121;Roundout North to Wisconsin, pp. 122-128.
An eclectic mix of power including steam and early diesels and later diesels and passenger power in yellow.
Hardcover with jacket, 128 pages, standard portrait size, Color images with captions.