Steam and diesel locomotives working on both passenger and freight trains are featured in this fine book. Classic advertising, chapters on T&NO depots, and the El Paso & Southwestern of Texas.
In his seventh book featuring the lines of the southwest, rail historian Steve Goen takes a look at the trains and operations of Southern Pacific's Texas & New Orleans. This book features more than 300 all-Color photographs of T&NO trains such as the SUNBEAM, HUSTLER, SUNSET LIMITED, OWL, ARGONAUT, and BORDER LIMITED, all prior to the 1961 merger with the parent company.
Contents:Historic Dates of T&NO Passenger Trains, pp. 6-7;Texas & New Orleans 1944-1961, pp. 8-93;El Paso & Southwestern of Texas, pp. 94-100;Texas & New Orleans Depots, pp. 101-128;Map Featuring T&NO Lines in Texas and Louisiana.
Four Ways West Publications, hardcover, 128 pages, standard portrait book 8 x 10 in., all-color pictorial with extensive captions.