Chicago Intercity Passenger Trains in Color

Bob Schmidt
Item #88061

Relive the years when Chicago was the main hub of America’s private passenger train network. By providing more than 300 color images, Chicago Intercity Passenger Trains in Color shows what transportation looked like before Amtrak took over service after 1971.
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Both interior and exterior views of private passenger trains including Hiawatha trains, Pere Marquette streamliners, the Quad Cities Rocket and many more show how different travel was over fifty years ago.

Images of cars featuring lounges, coffee shops and bright yellow exteriors adorn the pages of this fascinating book. From the twin cities all the way to New Orleans, these amazing trains helped pave the way to where travel is today.

This book is just one of many thorough railroading guides from noted publisher Morning Sun Books! Shop all here.
Author: Bob Schmidt
Pages: 128
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