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Voyageur Press | 2011 | ISBN: 0760339422, 9780760339428 | English | 194 internet pages | PDF | 162.91 MB
The impression of a minor red caboose trundling alongside guiding a prolonged freight prepare is a basic slice of Americana. With the aid of practically 300 great present day and historic photos depicting cabooses of all colours, this collection traces the improvement of this legendary, bygone rolling stock from the nineteenth century to their nearly total demise by the mid-nineteen nineties. Bobber, cupola, bay window, and transfer cabooses are shown at operate throughout the United States, in the process presenting the grand geographic scope of North American railroading. The photography is accompanied by thorough captions speaking about caboose development, perform, historical past, and areas depicted.
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