classic look of NYC steam is captured in this all-color portfolio of vintage
views. System-wide coverage includes everything from the lowliest Mike to the
with Boston & Albany tank engines, this book provides an all-color
photographic display of New York Central steam during the 1940s and 1950s from
the Hudson River to Chicago. Included are modern J3 Hudsons, USRA 0-8-0s, L3
and L4 Mohawks and Central's final steam development, the mighty 4-8-4 Niagara.
Also shown in full color are H10 2-8-2s running across the Michigan Central,
4-6-0s on a branch in Canada and double-headed 4-8-2s climbing out of the Ohio
River valley out of Cincinnati. Streamlined Hudsons round out this "in
color" display of steam of the Water Level Route.
Morning Sun Books, hardcover,
printed in China, copyright 1994, 128 pgs., 11 x 8.5 x .5 in., abt. 225 large photos
with captions. NYCSHS members who are signed into their accounts will
enjoy pricing at 20% off retail; Ohio residents must add 8% sales tax.