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Western Pacific - The Last Transcontinental Railroad
David F. Myrick
Colorado RR Museum
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Western Pacific

The Last Transcontinental Railroad

By David F. Myrick.

Cloth with dust jacket, 8.5x11, 232 pages, over 200 photos including charts. 2006.

Colorado Rail Annual No. 27

"Well-written, carefully researched book by an eminent railroad historian gives a detailed account of the conception and building of the Western Pacific, which was in effect the Pacific extension of the Denver & Rio Grande. Coverage includes the northern California extension and Great Northern's 1931 entrance into the Golden State. Operations are described right up to merger with the Union Pacific."