Master photographer Emery Gulash visited the Overland Route many times during the 15 years following the demise of steam while the UP was searching for the ?perfect diesel? combination to handle its fast-moving freight.
Contents: Historical Review of the Union Pacific Overland Route, pg. 5, Omaha and Lines West, pp. 6-19, Kearney, Nebraska, pp. 19-30, North Platte, Nebraska, Milepost 284, pp. 30-51, Cheyenne, Wyoming, pp. 52-98, On the Road to Ogden, pg. 99, The Train Stations of Ogden, pp. 99-107, The reenactment of the Golden Spike at Promontory, pp. 108-109, South to Salt Lake City and into Nevada, pp. 110-119, photographs from the Las Vegas Area, pp. 120-127, Coming to a Close, pg. 128.
Hardcover with dust jacket, 128 pages, 8.5 x 11 in., Color photographs with captions.