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Rails To Paradise: The History of the Tacoma Eastern Railroad 1890-1919


This book has over 400 rare photos, custom drawn maps, plus many other illustrations. Learn the origins of this little logging line that grew from obscurity, survived despite economic panic, wars, limited financing, and both hostile and friendly acquisitions to become a national tourist destination and one of the most profitable rail lines west of Chicago.

Authors Russell Holter & Jesse McAbee, hardcover 538 pages.

SKU: 2872