This book details the construction and history of all depots and stations along the Western Pacific route from San Francisco to Salt Lake City. Meticulously researched, this Volume includes official drawings of the depots, together with hundreds of photographs both in color and black & white.
* Over 400 vintage photographs with more than 100 in color * Over 50 original Western Pacific architectural drawings * Full description of all passenger trains run by the Western Pacific
A must-have book for all WP enthusiasts!
Contents: Ch. 1: The Depots and Stations; Ch. 2: Depot and Station Plan Descriptions; Ch. 3: Construction Standards; Ch. 4: San Francisco to French Camp; Ch. 5: Stockton to Marysville; Ch. 6: Oroville to Clio;Ch. 7: Portola to Pronto; Ch. 8: Winnemucca to Carlin; Ch. 9: Elko to Salt Lake; Ch. 10: Northern California Extension and the Branches; Ch. 11: The Passenger Trains.
Stephen M. Hayes, laminated hardcover, 11.5 x 8.75 x 1 in., 328 pages, mostly b&w photographs with some color, printed on high-gloss 80-pound paper.