The Peoria Road was a small but vital link in America's Transcontinental Route. It rostered an interesting array of one-of-a-kind diesels, all of which can be seen in this 1950's to present look at the road. A small Color Guide section covers its varied equipment as well.
History of the TP&W, pp. 3-10;
Keokuk, pp. 11-14;
La Harpe, pp. 15-16;
Fort Madison and Lomax, pg. 17;
Bushnell, pg. 18;
Coal Fields, pg. 19;
Canton, pp. 19-20;
Mapleton, Kolbe and Sommer, pp. 21-24;
Peoria, pp. 25-40;
East Peoria, pp. 41-78;
Farmdale Trestle, pp. 79-81;
Washington, Eureka and the Santa Fe, pp. 82-86;
El Paso, pp. 87-89;
Chenoa, pp. 90-92;
Fairbury and Forrest, pp. 93-95;
Chatsworth, pg. 96;
Gilman, Crescent City and Watseka, pp. 97-102;
Effner to Logansport, pp. 103-111;
TP&W Equipment, pp. 112-128.
Morning Sun Books, hardcover with dust jacket, 128 pages, 8.5 x 11 x .5 in., all Color photographs with captions.