A rare look at often overlooked Minnesota short lines through black & white and color photographs taken in the mid-1950s.
The presentation features:Duluth, Winnipeg & Pacific's Consolidations, Mikados and a Pacific; Duluth & Northeastern's Consolidations, Mogul and 0-6-0 switchers;Minneapolis, Northfield & Southern's Decapods, Consolidations and Mogul;Minnesota Transfer's 0-8-0s, 0-6-0s and Moguls;American Steel & Wire's switchers;Koppers Coke's switcher;Minneapolis Eastern's switchers;Hoyt Mining switchers;St. Paul Union Depot's 0-6-0s;and 0-4-0Ts of a quarry operator.
All of the 87 photographs were scanned from original 2x4 negatives. The presentation is like looking through a book on a computer. The CD-ROM works in PCs & Macs and is self-starting.
Prairie Works, Photo CD-ROM Book, B&W and color.