More Trains of the 1940s

Kalmbach Publishing Co.
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May 29, 2020

"More Trains of the 1940s" features rare color photos of steam and diesel locomotives from one of the most dynamic periods in American history. See what it took to bring victory during World War II and how the postwar economic boom led the railroads to look ahead with confidence. Inside this 108-page special issue:
- Wartime Memories - A retired Army railroader remembers trains at home and in Europe during World War II.
- ACF's First Postwar Streamliners - All about Louisville & Nashville's new Georgian and Humming Bird.
- The Locomotive in 1949 - David P. Morgan reviews final year of a pivotal decade in the steam-vs.-diesel battle.
- And much more!