A pictorial of daily operations on the Southern Pacific Railroad through the amazing photography of a Southern Pacific Official.
In 300 never-before-published B&W photographs, Mac Gaddis gives you a rare glimpse of railroading in the Golden State from the mighty Southern Pacific, to the Pacific Electric, the Santa Fe, and the Union Pacific. This 320 page landscape book contains over 300 B&W photographs most of which have never been published. It is library bound with a dust jacket, bibliography and index .
Most pages are one large B&W photograph with captions.
Contents:Dedication, Introduction, Foreword, pp. 7-16;The Early Years, pp. 17-34;Los Angeles, pp. 35-54;Along the Coast: Through Surf, pp. 55-78;San Luis Obispo: The Coast Line Hub, pp. 79-150;Cuesta: Over the Range, pp. 151-190;On to San Jose, The Santa Cruz Branch, pp. 191-214;San Francisco Peninsula, The Commutes, pp. 215-264;Odd and Ends, pp. 265-310;Bibliography, pp. 311-312;Index, 313-317,Additional photographs, pp. 318-320.
Southern Pacific H&TS, hardcover with jacket, 320 pages, 11 x 9 x 1.25 in., B&W photographs with captions, bibliography, index.