Re: UP Freight Conductors' Train Books

Anthony Thompson <thompson@...>

Larry Ostresh wrote:
While rummaging through the attic of the Laramie Depot, I came across a box of Union Pacific Freight Conductors' Train Books. There are 128 of them, mostly from June, 1937, to August, 1938.
Your first sentence, Larry, qualifies as one of the great dramatic sentences ever posted on this list . . . <g> and maybe we will finally have more than snapshot data on freight car movements. More power to you, Larry.

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