The late 1940s-1950s tour of the United States continues as they visit the Lackawanna, Baltimore & Ohio, Reading, Central New Jersey, East Broad Top, Virginian, Chesapeake & Ohio, Pennsylvania Railroad, Norfolk & Western when steam ruled and early diesels were just arriving from the builders.
Contents: Lackawanna, pp. 8-23; Lehigh & New England, pp. 24-25; Central New Jersey, pp. 26-33; Reading Company, pp. 34-36; Pennsylvania Railroad, pp. 37-41, and pp. 50-59; East Broad Top, pp. 42-45; Atlantic City, pp. 48-49; Baltimore & Ohio, pp. 60-63; Maryland & Pennsylvania, pp. 64-65; Washington, DC., pp. 66-67; Chesapeake & Ohio, pp. 70-91; Norfolk & Western, pp. 94-121; Virginian Railway, pp. 122-128.
The C&O and N&W dominate this book. The Lackawanna coverage is mostly from a fan trip. The are many steam locomotive pictures and first-generation diesels in their fresh paint glory.
Hardcover with jacket, 128 pages, standard portrait size, Color images with captions.
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