Rock Island Color Pictorial: Volume Three
(The Final Decade)
By Louis A. Marre
Hardcover, 128 pages
See the final years of “The Rock”. Equipment wore several colorful paint schemes and locomotive lashups were unbelievable at times. Rock Island operated several passenger trains during the 1970’s with a wide assortment of 1st and 2nd generation motive power, both owned and borrowed / leased.