Symposium on Railroad History,Vol. 4
Edited by Anthony W. Thompson
Pacific Fruit Express,First Edition
Anthony W. Thompson, Robert J. Church and Bruce H. Jones
The first edition of this book (full page description available, together with reviews) was a thorough and complete history of the world's largest refrigerator car operator, the Pacific Fruit Express Company. The 432-page book had 663 photos (some in color), scale car drawings, shop track layouts, system map, paint scheme drawings, and accurate color drift panels. Published in an edition of 3000 copies in June, 1992 (old ISBN: 09633791-2-7), the book was declared "out of print" in August, 1996.