American Locomotives in Historic Photographs 1858 to 1949

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  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 1993-01-14
  • Publisher: Dover Publications

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A rare collection of 126 meticulously detailed official photographs, called "builder portraits," of American locomotives that majestically chronicle the rise of steam locomotive power in America. Railroading expert Ziel's introduction and captions provide readers with a brief history of railroading in America, the art of the builder portrait and key details on each locomotive depicted.

Table of Contents

Pennsylvania Railroad No. 1
Pennsylvania Railroad No. 216
Eastern Pennsylvania Railroad No. 7
Union Pacific Railroad No. 90
Broadway Railroad No. 4
"Chimbote Railway "Emilia"
"Chicago & North-Western Railway "Alexander Mitchell"
Southern Pacific Railway No. 1008
"Glendon Iron Co. "Alert"
Ferro-Carril de Salaverry á Trujillo No. 9
Grand Trunk Railway No. 283
Central Railroad of New Jersey No. 125
Central Railroad
Boston and Maine Railroad No. 47
"Ashland Iron Co. "Edward Patterson"
"Hilliard & Bailey's Lumber Railroad "Florida"
"Brooklyn, Bath & Coney Island Railroad "George"
"Camden, Gloucester & Mt. Ephraim Railroad No. 2"
New York Elevated Railroad No. 24
Long Island Rail Road No. 71
"Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway No. 91"
Cincinnati Inclined Plane Railway No. 1
"Boston, New York & Philadelphia Railroad No. 65"
Cia. E. de F. Barão de Araruama No. 3
Saint Louis & San Francisco Railroad No. 2
Ferrocarril Interoceánico No. 20
T. L. Hackney Locomotive
Gilpin Tramway No. 181
Fort Bragg Railroad Co. No. 2
"New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad No. 149"
Sinnemahoning Valley Railroad No. 2
Usal Railroad No. 1
Manitou & Pikes Peak Railway No. 6
Sinnemahoning Valley Railroad No. 3
South Side Rapid Transit No. 1
Greenfield & Northern Railroad No. 4
Lehigh Valley Railroad No. 708
"Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway No. 125"
"Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Chicago & St. Louis Railroad No. 2"
Erie Railroad No. 512
Seaboard Air Line Railway No. 606
Union Pacific Railroad No. 9
W.I. Company No. 16
Southern Pacific Railway No. 3048
Great Northern Railway No. 1800
Ferrocarril de Guantánamo
"Dai Nippon Seito Kwaisha, Ltd., No. 1"
South Manchurian Railway No. 1
Lehigh & Hudson River Railway No. 64
"Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway No. 1301"
California Western Railway & Navigation Company No. 7
Lehigh Valley Railroad No. 1597
Lehigh & New England Railroad No. 32
"Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railroad No. 290"
Pennsylvania Railroad No. 5400
"Louisiana State Penitentiary "Jack"
Croft Lumber Company No. 4
Nevada-California-Oregon Railway No. 14
Erie Railroad No. 2603
Union Pacific Railroad No. 187
Great Northern Railway No. 1755
Pennsylvania Railroad No. 9710
Illinois Central Railroad No. 1701
New York Central Railroad No. 3983
Virginian Railway No. 700
Southern Railway No. 4537
Imperial Russian Railways Ye Class No. 541
Central Railroad of New Jersey No. 825
Chaparra Railroad Company No. 33
Kin-Han Railway No. 351
"Elgin, Joliet & Eastern Railway No. 333"
Texas-Mexican Railway No. 1
"Missouri, Kansas & Texas Railroad No. 399"
Nickel Plate Road No. 627
Imperial Forest Railway of Japan
Lake Independence Lumber Company No. 4
Grand Trunk Western Railway No. 8222
Long Island Rail Road No. 268
Maryland and Pennsylvania Railroad No. 43
Insular Lumber Company No. 7
Lima Locomotive Works No. 1
Texas & Pacific Railway No. 600
Ferrocarril del Pacífico No. 63
Manila Railway No. 144
"Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway No. 3450"
Baldwin Locomotive Works No. 60000
Boston and Maine Railroad No. 4000
Erie Railroad No. 3389
New York Central Railroad No. 5271
Boston & Albany Railroad No. 610
Nickel Plate Road No. 177
Royal State Railways of Siam
Southern Pacific Lines No. 4114
Alton and Southern Railroad No. 14
Durham and Southern Railroad No. 200
Pennsylvania Railroad No. 6775
Chicago Great Western Railroad No. 854
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway No. 3004
"Duluth, Missabe & Iron Rane Railroad No. 223"
Lehigh Valley Railroad No. 5101
Pittsburgh and West Virginia Railroad No. 1101
Ferrocarriles Nacionales de México No. 3000
Union Railroad No. 303
Boston and Maine Railroad No. 3715
Kansas City Southern Railroad No. 900
Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad No. 3702
"New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad No. 1408"
New York Central Railroad No. 5453
"Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway No. 5004"
Frisco Lines No. 1065
Southern Pacific Lines No. 3800
Pennsylvania Railroad No. 6100
New York Central Railroad No. 3037
Union Pacific Railroad No. 3976
Union Pacific Railroad No. 4002
Boston and Maine Railroad No. 4117
Southern Pacific Lines No. 4436
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway No. 1605
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway No. 246
Western Maryland Railway No. 6
Société Nationale des Chemins de Fer Français 141.R No. 446
Polish State Railways Ty246 No. 91
Chesapeake & Ohio Railway No. 610
Louisville & Nashville Railroad No. 1970
Nickel Plate Road No. 779

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