Steam, Steel, and Stars: America’s Last Steam Railroad

Winston link presented here cover every activity of the Norfolk & Western Railway now Norfolk Southern as well as capturing an unequalled picture of rural American life in the 1950s. The glorious late years of steam railroading in America - 1955 to 1960 - are powerfully documented in this captivating book.

The 90 riveting photographs by O.

The Last Steam Railroad in America

Celebrates the norfolk and Western Railway and the communities through which the last commercially-operated steam engines in America traveled. Used book in Good Condition.

O. Winston Link: Life Along the Line: A Photographic Portrait of America's Last Great Steam Railroad

Used book in Good Condition. Used book in Good Condition. Winston link: life along the Line offers a moving account of the people and communities surrounding the last steam railroad. The book includes a cd of Link's recordings of the railroad. His work also revealed a small-town way of life that was about to experience seismic shifts and, in many cases, vanish completely.

Including a collection of more than 180 of Link’s most famous works and rare images that have never before been published, O. Winston link photographed the norfolk and Western, the last major steam railroad in the United States, when it was converting its operations from steam to diesel in the 1950s. O.

Link’s n&w project captured the industry at a moment of transition, before the triumph of the automobile and the airplane that ended an era of passenger rail service.