Reference Library

Thorough research is the 'lifeblood' of our modeling projects and we spare no expense in obtaining all available reference materials on our chosen subjects. We often times buy entire book collections and end up with multiple copies of books in an effort to make certain that we get what we need. We offer this 'extra' material to our customers at our cost plus actual shipping. costs  The listing is done in alphabetical order by author.

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Title Author
Edition
Condition
DJ Condition
Price
Pennsylvania Railroad K-4s (signed) Albrecht 1967 New Soft Cover $10
Union Pacific Business Cars 1870-1991 Barger
First
New
New
$50
The Age of Steam Beebe/Clegg
First
Excellent
None
$20
Santa Fe Rolling Stock Reference Series: Volume One-Work Equipment Cars Childers
Second
New
Spiral Bound
$40
Locomotives in Detail #3-Gresley 4-6-2 A4 Class (UK Loco) Clarke
First
New
Hard Cover
$20
Centennials in Action Cockle
First
Fine
Soft Cover
$40
The American Railway Association Standard Box Car of 1932 Culotta First New New $50
The Book of the Britannia Pacifics (UK Loco) Derry
First
New
Hard Cover
$40
The Revolutionary Diesel EMC's FT Diesel Era
Second
New
Soft Cover
$20
Great Northern Lines East Dorin
Revised
New
New
$40
New York Central's Lightweight Passenger Cars, Trains and Travel Doughty First New

Laminated Hard Cover

$45
Steam Locomotives of the New York Central Lines Volume-1 Edson & Vail
First
New
NA
$30
The Santa Fe's Big Three Farrington First Fine VG+ $50
Norfolk & Western...Steams Last Stand Ferrell First New New $35
Cumbres & Toltec-A Photographic Tribute Furukawa
First
New
New
$30
O Winston Link-The Man and the Museum Garver
First
New
Soft Cover
$10
EMD GP-7 Engineer's Operating Manual General Motors 1950 Excellent NA $30
When Steam Ran The Clinchfield Goforth
1998
New
Soft Cover
$10
The Overland Route-Union Pacific Railroad Grenard/Krause
First
New
Soft Cover
$10
Grand Trunk Heritage Hastings
First
New
Soft Cover
$10
Coat Car Equipment of the Carrier of Fuel Satisfaction (Norfolk & Western Railway) Heimbuger
First
New
Soft Cover
$10
Steel Cabooses of the Chesapeake & Ohio Jones First Excellent+ Soft Cover $10
Santa Fe 4-8-4 Northern Pictorial Karam & Ainsworth
First
New
Soft Cover
$18
Coal Cars-The First Three Hundred Years Karig First New New $50
The Postwar Freight Car Fleet Kline & Culotta First New New $75
Locomotives of the Duluth Missabe & Iron Range King 1984 Fine Fine $60
Pennsy K-4's Remembered Kramer 1992 New Soft Cover $10
Little Look at the Challengers Kratville
First
New
Soft Cover
$5
Chicago & Northwestern Railway Steam Power Knudsen
Second
Fine
Fine
$50
Rio Grande ...to the Pacific LeMassena Second Fine Fine $40
Freight Equipment of the NYC Volume 1 Liljestrand/Sweetland
NA
New
Soft Cover
$30
Pennsylvania-Baggage & Mail Cars Liljestrand/Sweetland NA New Soft Cover $10
Pennsylvania-Dinig Cars Liljestrand/Sweetland NA New Soft Cover $10
Pennsylvania-Coaches Liljestrand/Sweetland NA New Soft Cover $10
Pennsylvania-Sleepers Liljestrand/Sweetland NA New Soft Cover $10
The Last Steam Railroad in America Link/Garver
First
New
New
$45
Lionel Catalogs Lionel
1920-69
All Excellent
NA
Make Offer
Big Hooks Marre 2013 New Soft Cover $20
Santa Fe's Early Diesel Daze McCall
First
New
New
$60
Pere Marquette Revenue Freight Cars Million & Paton First New New $20
Glory Days - Gresley A4s-The LNER's Streamlined Pacific Locomotives (UK Loco) Morrison
First
New
Hard Cover
$30
The Power of the A4's (UK Loco) Morrison
First
New
New
$20
N-Viromotive Locomotive Electrical Manual National Railway Equipment Company NA Good+ Spiral Bound $25
Diesel Electric Locomotive Specifications National Railways of Mexico NA Good+ Spiral Bound $25
Cabooses of the New Haven and New York Central Railroads N.J. International
First
New
Soft Cover
$15
All Time Roster: N&W Cabooses N&WHS
NA
New
Spiral Bound
$15
The Union Pacific Diesel Volume One Priest
First
New
New
$75
Santa Fe Heritage-Volume One Priest
First
New
New
$40
Modern Locomotives and Cars 1939 PRR
First
Fine
NA
$10
The Passenger Car Library Volume 2-NYC & Northeast Railroads Randall
First
New
Spiral Bound HC
$50
The Nickel Plate Story Rehor, John A.
Fifth
New
New
$30
Railway Express An Overview Roseman First Excellent+ NA $50
The Broadway Limited Rosenbaum and Gallo Second New Soft Cover $15
Mallard-The Record breaker (UK Loco) Rutherford
First
New
Soft Cover
$20
Southern Pacific Passenger Trains Volume 1&2 Ryan First New New $150
A Century + Ten of D&RGW Narrow Gauge Freight Cars Sloan
First
Fine
Spiral Bound
$25
Marklin Krokodil Stammer
First
Exc +
NA
$10
Trademarks of the Santa Fe Railway SFRH&MS
NA
New
Spiral Bound
$15
Diagrams Common Standard Passenger Train Cars-Southern Pacific Lines SPH&TS
NA
New
Spiral Bound
$30
Diagrams Common Standard Passenger T&NO Train Cars-Southern Pacific Lines SPH&TS
NA
New
Spiral Bound
$20
Union Pacific Steam Survivors Stagner & Yaeger
First
New
Soft Cover
$15
Thoroughbreds Staufer
Second
New
New
$60
Diesels of the Union Pacific Volume Two Strack
First
New
New
$40
Diesels of the Union Pacific Volume One Strack
First
New
New
$40
Faces of Railroading Swanson, Carl A.
First
New
New
$20
NYC Color Guide to Freight and Passenger Equipment Sweetland & Yanosey
First
New
New
$35
The Colour of Steam-Volume 4 Townend
First
New
Soft Cover
$10
Norfolk & Western Railway's Magnificent Mallets Warden 1993 New Soft Cover $15
Norfolk & Western Passenger Service 1946-1971 Warden & Miller First, 2nd Printing New Laminated Hard Cover $50
Pennsylvania Railroad Passenger and Freight Car Diagrams Wayner, Robert J.
First
New
Soft Cover
$15
Apex of the Atlantic Westing
1963
Fine
Fine
$40
The Locomotives that Baldwin Built Westing, Fred
First
Exc +
Exc +
$20
Southern Pacific Wilson & Taylor
1952
Excellent
None
$15
Pennsylvania Railroad Diesel Locomotive Pictorial Volume Six Withers
First
New
Soft Cover
$12
Great Northern Lines East Wood
Second
New
New
$30
Great Northern Lines West Wood
Revised
New
New
$30
Yeadon's Register of LNER Locomotives - Volume Two A4 & W1 Classes Yeadon
First
New
New
$30
Pennsy Electric Pictorial Zak & Withers
First
New
New
$25

 

Original Railroad Calendars
Railroad
Year
Condition
Price
'49
27 1/4" X 18", Light soiling, solid with 12 calendar sheets
$30
'50
27" X 18", Light soiling, one small tear at bottom, 9 calendar sheet
$40

 

Reference Material For Sale
Subject
Description
Price

Norfolk & Western K-1 Locomotive Reference

Approximately 500 blueprint copies covering the locomotive and 3 tender variations plus approximately 3 dozen photos (these drawing copies were purchased from the N&WHS and may not be reproduced by Kohs & Company or any organization or individual that may purchase them from Kohs & Company)

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