Railroad Heritage No. 20, Walker Evans, American Communities, and the Railroad

Author Tony Reevy writes that “Evans (1903-75) was one of the most noted and original American photographers of the twentieth century, but has not yet received sufficient recognition for his works that focus on the American railroad.” Also 2008 photo award winners and William Henry Jackson’s work for the Baltimore & Ohio.

$7.95, 20 pages, color and b/w.

Railroad Heritage No. 19, Ted Rose: The Artist’s Early Photography

Photographic accomplishments of Rose (1940-2002), known mostly for his stunning watercolors but also an excellent photographer as a youth and young man. Essays by Robert Ewing, director emeritus of the Fine Arts Museum of the Museum of New Mexico; Robert Ludwig, who often traveled with Rose to photograph the trains; and John Gruber.

$14.95, 36 pages, b/w.

Railroad Heritage No. 18, Railroading Journeys

Special retrospective issue devoted to the life and times of Lucius Beebe and Charles Clegg, whose books changed the way Americans think about—and look at—railroads and railroading. 59 photographs, 52 of them by Beebe or Clegg, some never before published. Clegg’s sister, Ann Clegg Holloway, wrote the introduction.

$14.95, 32 pages, b/w.

Railroad Heritage No. 17, Women in Railroading

To uncover the story of women in railroading was a methodical and slow undertaking spanning more than 20 years, guest editor Shirley Burman writes in “Where Were the Women?” The issue includes articles by Doug Riddell, “Jobs for Women ‘Come with a Price,'” and Linda Grant Niemann, “The Mean Old Nontraditional Blues.”

$7.50, 24 pages, color and b/w.

Railroad Heritage No. 14, Iron Icon: The Railroad in American Art

Special issue in cooperation with the John W. Barriger III National Railroad Library, St. Louis, featuring the papers given by the nine speakers, accompanied by many striking color and black-and-white images from the presentations.

$14.95, 72 pages, color and b/w.