Regional Railroads of the Midwest (Google eBook)

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Covering numerous states and multiple railroads in each, Steve Glischinski writes great profiles of railroads like Twin Cities & Western, Kyle Railroad, Chicago Central & Pacific, and Wisconsin & Southern. Maps make this book a great resource. Read full review

Contents

CHICAGO CENTRAL PACIFIC The Midwest Prototype
9
DAKOTA MINNESOTA EASTERN The Enduring Regional
21
ESCANABA LAKE SUPERIOR A Survivors Story
35
INDIANA RAIL ROAD Hoosier State Regional
47
IOWA CHICAGO EASTERN The Coolest Regional
61
IOWA INTERSTATE RAILROAD At the Shippers Behest
75
KYLE RAILROAD Serving the High Plains
89
RED RIVER VALLEY WESTERN Making Branch Lines Viable
99
TOLEDO PEORIA WESTERN Reincarnated Regional
111
TWIN CITIES WESTERN Rails Across the Gopher State
123
WISCONSIN CENTRAL The Biggest Success
135
WISCONSIN SOUTHERN 25 Years and Still Flying
149
BIBLIOGRAPHY
158
INDEX
159
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Page 158 - Route of the Rockets: Rock Island in the Streamlined Era. Hart, Mo.: White River Productions, Inc., 1997.
Page 158 - M. and James J. Reisdorff. Ghost Railroads of Nebraska: A Pictorial. David City, Neb.: South Platte Press, Brueggenjohann/Reese, Inc., and J&L Lee Company, 2002.

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