RRIRD


SECTION A.1  BOOKS
                                    TIME TABLES
                                            OFFICIAL GUIDES
                      DVDs
The following books are listed as railroad reference books that may be found in most public libraries. 

BOOKS (In CCNRHS Library)
RRIRD TITLE
AUTHOR DATE DESCRIPTION
A.1 (1) Age of Steam, The
Beebe/Clegg
1994

A.1 (1a) All Aboard
Juniper, David
1992

A.1 (1b) American Steam Locomotives
North, Paul
1988

A.1 (1c)
Antique American Steam Gauge, The
David, B L
2003
A collector's guide
A.1 (1d) Blue Granite Line, A Short History of Fairfield County's Uncommon Carrier
Michael S. Gellner
1996
Rockton Rion Railway 1883-1983
A.1 (2) Centennial History of The Depot of Cherry Creek, NY
Frost, Patricia
1896-1996

A.1 (2a) Charleston & Western Carolina Album Langley, AM -
Union Station Publishing
A.1 (2b) Cyclopedia of Applied Electricity Vol V
Power Transmission Transformers Electric Rwys

1929

A.1 (2c) Decade of the Trains The 1940's
Ball, Don, Jr., Whitaker, Rodgers E. M. (E. M. Frimbo)
1977

A.1 (2d)
Development of the Locomotive
Central Steel Company
1925
Photo of Best Friend ... CCNRHS copy
A.1 (2e) 8 Mile Yard Check



A.1 (3) Engine's Moan, The
Fagen, EA
-
American steam whistles
A.1 (4) First Locomotives in America
Brown, W
1874
Original documents and testimony of living witnesses
A.1 (4a) Great Steam Trains, The
Winskowski, F
Fulkerson, C
2006
America's great smoking iron horses
References Best Friend
A.1 (4b) Great Trains, The, Luxury Rail Journeys of the World
Wheaton, Timothy
1990

A.1 (4c) History-Brotherhood Railway Carmen of America (50 Years)
Painter, L
1941

A.1 (5) History of the Atlantic Coast Line
Dozier, HD
1920
One edition owned by Chapter member
A.1 (5a) History of the Union Pacific, The
Cahill/Piade
1989

A.1 (6) Logging Railroads of South Carolina
Fetters, T
1990
Logging railroads in SC, mostly in Low Country below the fall line
A.1 (7) Locomotive Portraits, The

1975
Kinsey -  photographer
A.1 (7a) Lore of the Trains, The
Ellis, C. Hamilton
1971

A.1 (7a) Maxwell's Train
Hyde,C
1984

A.1 (8) Memphis and Charleston, A Biography of
Harncourt, P
2000
Tells of first rail running east and west, financed by Charleston
A.1 (8a) Model Railroads
Freezer, Cyril J.
1991

A.1 (9) Modern Steam Engines
Rose, J
1887
Full details of steam engine construction
A.1 (9a) Naval Ordinances

1921

A.1 (9b) New York Central System, The
Klein Aaron E.
1985

A.1 (10) Newry, A Place Apart
Hembree, M

Intact Mill Village near Lake Toxaway, served by Southern Rwy. spur with steeper grade than Saluda
A.1 (10a) North American Railroads
Taylor, John
1991

A.1 (11) Palmetto Traction
Fetters, T
Cox, HE
1978
Story of all street railways and electric lines in SC, including horsecars, battery cars, etc.
A.1 (11a) Permanent Way and Coal-Burning Locomotive Boilers of European Railways, The;
Colburn, Zerah
Holley, Alex. L.
1858
With fifty-one engraved plates by J. Bien, with a comparison of the working economy of European and American lines and the principles upon which improvement must proceed.
A.1 (12) Piedmont and Northern
Fetters, T
Swanson, P
1974
An electric interurban that ran two isolated divisions
A.1 (13) Planter's Railway: Excitement and Civil War Years, The
Harncourt, P
1995

A.1 (13a) Practical Electricity
Croft, T
1940

A.1 (13b) Proceedings Second Annual Convention of the Car Dept Officers Assoc

8. 26-28. 1930

A.1 (13c) Proceedings Joint Conv of Rwy Car Dept Officer's Assoc and Southwest Master Car Bldgrs' and Supervisors' Assoc

9.11-13.1928

A.1 (13d) Proceedings First Annual Conv Master Car Bldgrs and Supervisors Assoc

9.4-6.1929

A.1 (14) Railroad History on Postage Stamps
Bianculli, AJ
2004
Mentions Best Friend of Charleston Stamp
A.1 (14a) Rail Roads of America
Assoc of American RRs
1966

A.1 (14b) Railway Data Book
Westwood, J. N.
1983

A.1 (15) Rocky Road to Nowhere, The
Plisco, B

History of the Blue Ridge Railroad in SC
A.1 (15a) Station Work & Telegraphy Vol II, V, VII
Wallace, WG, ME
1908

A.1 (15b) Steam Railways of the World
Whitehouse, Patrick
1994

A.1 (16) Tallulah Falls Railroad, A Photographic
Boyd, B

138 pages including material on the Great Locomotive Chase
A.1 (17) They Didn't Make It-Thank Goodness
Bianculli, AJ
due
A galley of failed railroad inventions
A.1 (18) Trains and Technology
Bianculli, AJ

Four volume exposition
A.1 (18a) Trains in Transition
Beebe, Lucious
1941

A.1 (18b) Trains We Rode, The
Beebe, Clegg
1993

A.1 (18c) Train Wrecks & Disasters
Fries, Wm
-

A.1 (19) Treasury of Railroad Folklore, A
Botkin, AB
1954
Passenger, H. B. Latrobe's, story of Tom Thumb vs horse
A.1 (19a) Union Pacific Country
Athearn, Robt G.
1989

A.1 (20) Union Pacific Railroad, The,  A Case in Premature Enterprise
Fogel, Robert W.
1960

A.1 (20a) World Encyclopedia of Locomotives
Garratt, Colin
1999
*



A.1 (20b) World Steam Train Album, The
Westwood, John
1993




A.1 (21) 511  Locomotive Breakdown & Appliances
Cavey, CA & Harding, JW 1931 Donated by Robert Johnson Aug 1, 2010



A.1 (22) 514B Compressors & Brake Equipments
Harding, JW
1921-35

A.1 (23) 515C  No. 6 & No. 8 ET Brake Equipment
       "
1921-38

A.1 (24) 516B Air-Brake Troubles-Brake Rigging
       " 1932

A.1 (25) 517C Passenger Brake Equipment
       " 1922-36

A.1 (26) 519 Automatic Control Equipment
       " 1931

A.1 (27)
530 Automatic Train Control
       " 1930

A.1 (28) 598 Freight-Car Brake Equipment
       " 1935

TIMETABLES (in CCNRHS library)
A.1a (1) Atchison Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company No 1 
October 89
A.1a (2) CSX Transportation No1FlorenceDiv                        
March 87
A.1a (3)
No 1 Tampa
March 87
A.1a (4)
No 3  New York
October 69
A.1a (5)
No 4  New York
October 69
A.1a (6) Norfolk Southern No 1  Ohio Div July 88
A.1a (7)
No 1  Lake December 90
A.1a (8)
No 6  Kentucky April 90
A.1a (9)
No 7  Eastern 
September 88
A.1a (10)
No 7  Piedmont May 90
A.1a (11)
No 8  Eastern
January 89
A.1a (12)
No 8  Piedmont
October 90
A.1a (13)
No 9  Piedmont
April 91
A.1a (14)
No 9  Alabama
April 91
A.1a (15)
No 10 Piedmont
October 91
A.1a (16)
No 11 Alabama November 91
A.1a (17)
No 12 Eastern May 90
A.1a (18) Seaboard System Railroad No 1   Raleigh Div October 83
A.1a (19)
No 1   Atlanta 
October 82
A.1a (20)
No 1   Atlanta
October 83
A.1a (21)
No 2   Atlanta January 85
A.1a (22)
No 5   Jacksonville April 85
A.1a (23) Southern Railway
No 30 Eastern Div
August 1912

OFFICIAL RAILWAY GUIDES (in CCNRHS library)
A.1b (1) Official Railway Guide, North American Travel Edition, US,  Canada, Mexico
July/August79
April 83
Aug/Sept 83
May 84
November 84

A.1b (2) Official Guide of the Railways and Steam Navigation Lines of the US, Puerto Rico, Canada, Mexico and Cuba   May 71
April 73

DVDs *
A.1c (1) Best Friend of Charleston Loading for Atlanta

Aug 8, 2007
Video by Harold Boyd
A.1c (2) Emperor of the North
1973
Ernest Borgnine. Lee Marvin
A.c(3) In Katrina's Wake

2005
Norfolk Southern's Response and Recovery
A.1c (4) Ridin' the Rails

1974
Johnny Cash on the Best Friend of Charleston
A.1c (5) Station Agent, The
2003
Peter Dinklage, Patricia Clarkson, Michelle Williams
A.1c (6) Steel Roads and Iron Men
2006 SCETV, Best Friend, L&C,CN&L,SCRM,Logging, etc.
A.1c (7) Train, The
1964
Burt Lancaster
* Other videos