Colorado Rail Annual #15 Utah, Montana, Idaho Issue 1981

Category Books Nonfiction

Current price $9.95

Buy It Now price $14.95

Listing type Chinese

Location Helena, Montana 596** US

Quantity sold 0

Quantity available 1

Bids 0

Seller busterjiggs (3888)

Seller rating 100% positive feedback

Modified Item No

Country/Region Of Manufacture United States

Topic 19th Century

Country Of Manufacture United States

Series Colorado Rail Annuals

Country USA

Title Colorado Rail Annual No. 15

Type Illustrated Book

Subjects Transport

Author Anthology

Publisher Colorado Railroad Historical Foundation

Special Attributes 1st Edition, Illustrated

Format Hardcover

Publication Year 1981

Language English

See it on eBay →

Colorado Rail Annual No. 15 Idaho - Montana issue.
Good used condition. Shows normal shelf and handling wear. Tight binding. No loose or torn pages. Not soiled or stained.
Colorado Railroad Historical Foundation, GOLDEN, COLORADO; 1981; VERTICAL FORMAT; HARDBOUND; 8 1/2 X 11 INCHES; 316 PAGES; OVER 200 PHOTOGRAPHS, ILLUSTRATIONS, MAPS, CHARTS, TABLES, ROSTERS, AND FACSIMILE TIMETABLES; DUST JACKET PAINTING--_SCENE ON THE UTAH & NORTHERN_--A WATERCOLOR BY ARTIST MIKE PEARSALL. ISBN #0918654157
_ABOUT THIS BOOK:_ THIS ISSUE DOCUMENTS THE STORY OF THE FIRST RAILROAD TO BREACH THE REMOTE MINING FRONTIERS OF IDAHO AND WESTERN MONTANA - THE NARROW-GAUGE UTAH & NORTHERN. THE MORMON CHURCH CONCEIVED A PLAN TO BUILD A RAILROAD--NARROW-GAUGE, FOR MINIMUM COST--FROM A CONNECTION WITH THE UNION PACIFIC AT OGDEN FOR SOME 400 MILES INTO MONTANA, TO BRING THE TRADE OF THE MINING CAMPS TO THEIR MERCANTILE STORES.
_CONTENTS:_
_UTAH & NORTHERN_, BY MALLORY HOPE FERRELL IS A HISTORY OF THE OGDEN-BUTTE LINE OF THE UNION PACIFIC.
_MONTANA_, BY CORNELIUS W. HAUCK IS A PROFUSELY ILLUSTRATED STORY OF THE OPERATIONS ON THE BUTTE LINE AFTER STANDARD-GAUGING.
_GILMORE & PITTSBURGH_, BY REX MYERS COVERS A VIRTUALLY UNKNOWN STANDARD-GAUGE LINE IN IDAHO'S SALMON RIVER COUNTRY.

Also popular in the category Books → Nonfiction