Oregon Days - $22.95
How did people travel in the good old days? Ed Culp
traces the history of transportation into and around the West, particularly into
Oregon. Old photos, maps, drawings, advertisements, and transportation schedules
illustrate how improvements were made, with particular emphasis on the development
of the railroad.
of Western Railroad History Vol. III: Oregon and Washington - $34.95
This isn't for casual train buffs, but for the rail fanatic, it's a gold mine.
Volume III covers and focuses on Oregon and Washington, including nearly 500 names
in an indexed reference book documenting electric, steam, diesel and logging company
histories and operations alike. The emphasis on rail development provides a strong
history while the listings of over 2,000 locomotives with builder, construction
number and weight make for an excellent reference for avid buffs.