Saturday, January 31, 2015
Promotional Locomotive and Car Books from Classic Railroads, 1939 to 1958
Here are some original resources from railroads and the AAR that you may find entertaining. Those who run steam and diesel will like most, as they cover the era from 1939 to 1958. You can probably find the prototype of your favorite Lionel, Marx, Williams, MTH and K-line trains here.
https://archive.org/details/RailroadsAtWorkAPictureBookOfTheAmericanRailroadsInAction 1944 version
https://archive.org/details/RailroadsAtWork 1958 version
https://archive.org/details/RailroadsAtWork_347 1954 version