A comprehensive study in photographs, rosters, plans and diagrams of the locomotives and freight equipment of the last operating common carrier narrow gauge railroad west of the Rocky Mountains in Nevada and California from 1880 through 1960.
Contents: Acknowledgments, Foreword and Introduction to the Railroad, pp. 7-18; Motive Power, pp. 19-148; Rolling Stock, pp. 149-320; Maintenance of Way Equipment, pp. 321-334; Appurtenances (Freight Trucks, Three Quarter Size Couplers, Air Brakes, Lettering, Twilight Years), pp. 335-374; Bibliography, pp. 375-376.
Southern Pacific Historical and Technical Society, hardcover with jacket, 378 pages, B&W photographs and illustrations, plans, many Color photographs and illustrations.