Railroading in Downtown Chicago 1958-1969, Volume 1
This beautiful work features the superb black & white photography of Robert P. Olmsted, accompanied by his very informative and insightful text. This book covers some of the most exciting years in the history of Chicago railroading. You'll see pre-merger favorites like Monon, PRR, C&NW, Erie Lackawanna, CB&Q, New York Central, C&EI, C&O/B&O and of course, the Santa Fe! There is an interesting mix of passenger and freight trains pulled by a variety of motive power, including E8s, Alco PAs, RS-3s and many more. Enjoy the sights of downtown Chicago!