Along the Rails with J. David Ingles

From Trains Magazine
Item #01322

Go back to a time (and a place) that no longer exists with a collection of scenes as captured by well-known railroading photographer J. David Ingles.

Dave's images are bold, colorful, and filled with details which capture stunning details of scenes.

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Featuring over 90 railroads with equipment shown, this 224-page book includes 200+ photos from the Ingles Color Classics series that were taken as he traveled to various cities and along different routes. They captured life as it was back then in rare color photograph form.

 With each image you’ll find:

  • Scene details such as locomotives, trains, people, vehicles, signs, and structures.
  • Context around the time and events depicted in the photos.
  • A look back at early railroads and equipment including Baldwin, Alco, and Fairbanks-Morse diesels, EMD E and F units, and the first big GE road diesels.
Author: From Trains Magazine
Size: 8.25" x 10.75"
Pages: 224
Table of Contents


Chapter 1: Detroit's Delray Tower
Chapter 2: Afternoon at Sapulpa, Okla.
Chapter 3: Winter Stop in Omaha
Chapter 4: A Weekend in St. Louis
Chapter 5: Exploring the Kansas City Southern
Chapter 6: Sailing to the U.P.
Chapter 7: Alcos in Dairyland
Chapter 8: Iowa Getaway
Chapter 9: Southern Exposure
Chapter 10: Carolina Circle
Chapter 11: After Chicago's Big Storm
Chapter 12: Twin Cities Tableau
Chapter 13: One Day at Kansas City
Chapter 14: A Day at Chillicothe
Chapter 15: One Day at Spokane, Wash.
Chapter 16: Checking Horseshoe Curve Off the Bucket List

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