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NOTE: We have recently learned that Jeff Ainsworth, author and owner of Monte Vista Publishing, passed away on October 16, 2023. For months, we have been unable to obtain Monte Vista books, but now find that his relatives have acquired Monte Vista's inventory making books available to dealers  once again. There will be no new Monte Vista books, but we will continue to sell previous volumes as long as supplies last. We have learned that Pacific Electric volumes 9 and 10 are now available. We will put them up on our web site when received.

PASSENGER TRAINS OF TEXAS - ROCK ISLAND/Goen

Default Title: $1,606.00 TWD

IN STOCK AND SHIPPING AS OF SEPTEMBER 24, 2020

"Passenger Trains of Texas - Rock Island" showcases te passenger operations of the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific in Texas from the early 1900s all the way up to the discontinuance of the Golden State in February 1968. Fifteen chapters are featured in this 148-page book which includes 14 different passenger train operations. Trains include the Graham Branch doodlebug, the ACR motorcar, the Short Line Flyer, Arizona Limited, Texas Rocket, Choctaw Rocket, Memphis-Californian, Oklahoma Rocket, Fort Worth to El Reno RDCs, the Choctaw Rockette, Twin Star Rocket, the Imperial, Cherokee and the Golden State. All chapters are arranged in date order of the Rock Island discontinuing these trains. 148 pages, hardbound. Contains both B&W and color images, rare advertising and vintage newspaper articles. 

List price $59.95, hardcover, color and b&w photos, 148 pages. SKU: BRITEXAS. Posted July 3, 2020.