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SOUTHERN PACIFIC FREIGHT CARS - VOL 4: BOX CARS (REVISED)/Thompson

Book: $57.95 USD

THIS BOOK HAS BEEN REVISED AND REPRINTED AND IS AVAILABLE ONCE AGAIN!

This excellent book features the complete history of SP boxcars. Chapter headings: Freight Car Basics; Early Box and Combination Cars; Fruit, Ventilated and Refrigerator Cars; Huntington Common-Standard Box Cars; The Harriman Period; The Post-Harriman Period; Box Cars of the World War I Era; Return to Traditional SP Design; Box Cars of the Late 1920s; Steel Box Cars of AAR Design; Post-War Box Cars; Post-War Box Cars-Modifications; The First Specially-Equipped Box Cars; Last of the 50-ton Box Cars, 1955-1961; and Box Cars of the Early 1960s.

List price $70.00, hardcover, b&w photos, 496 pages. Posted 7-11-06. Reposted 4-24-14.