Item #

B114

Title

Images of Rail: The Ontario & Western Railway, Northern Division

Author

John Taibi

Price

$22

Description

The story of the railroad that ran diagonally from Oswego, New York to a point on the Hudson River near New York City's great harbor.  128 pages of captioned photos.

Community/Topic

RAILROADS

Item #

B126

Title

Remembering the New York Ontario & Western Railway: Oswego to Sidney & Branches

Author

John Taibi

Brief Description

Story of the O&W's trials, tribulations, & success of its lines north of Sidney, NY

Price

$30

Community/Topic

RAILROADS

Item #

B140

Title

From Glenagore to Guilford:  Irish Destiny on the O&W

Author

Patrick R. McElligott

Brief Description

Illustrated history of the O&W Railway through the eyes of the Irish immigrant workers who helped construct it

Price

$20

Community/Topic

RAILROADS

Item #

B150

Title

Wooden Rails in the Adirondacks:  The "Peg Leg" Railroad

Author

Richard Palmer

Brief Description

The history of the short-lived railroad which afforded a much easier and agreeable route for tourists bound for resorts on the Fulton Chain of Lakes.

Price

$8

Community/Topic

RAILROADS

Item #

B152

Title

Narrow Gauge to Oblivion - The Central Valley Railroad

Author

Richard Palmer

Brief Description

Unique history of this short lived railroad

Price

$8

Community/Topic

RAILROADS

Item #

B176

Title

Business Life in Upstate New York

Author

Archie Hubbard

Brief Description

The author describes his business life working on O&W Railroad bridges, the Humphrey Trestle Bridge, the Lyon Brook bridge and other enterprises

Price

$25

Community/Topic

BUSINESSES
BRIDGES
RAILROADS

Item #

B177

Title

Baby Railroad

Author

Brief Description

This copy of an August 1938 article from FORTUNE Magazine tells the story of the Unadilla Valley railroad

Price

$5

Community/Topic

RAILROADS

Item #

B183

Title

New York Susquehanna & Western Railroad Mile Markers

Author

Gail Merian

Brief Description

This book lists mile markers with location, history and pictures of the railroads running through Chenango County

Price

$10.50

Community/Topic

RAILROADS

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