In it's golden years, Union Pacific's "horsepower" line used huge steam locomotives to move long freights and passenger consists across the prairie. Here, Sherman Hill, Wyoming provides a fitting backdrop for the hardworking Big Boy and Challenger locomotives.
Most pages have one photograph.
Brief History of the Union Pacific, pp. 4-6;
Union Pacific Locomotives, pp. 7-14;
Gas-Turbine-Electrics, pp. 15-19;
East of Cheyenne, pp. 20-27;
Cheyenne, pp. 28-43;
Sherman Hill, pp. 44-101;
Laramie, pp. 102-107;
Somewhere West of Laramie, pp. 108-115;
Green River and Beyond, pp. 116-123;
Union Pacific Across Wyoming Today, pp. 124-126;
Index of Photographs, pp. 127-128.
Kalmbach Publishing, softcover, 11 x 8.5 x .35 in., B&W photographs, route map and index.