Route of the Chiefs

The Route of the Chiefs: Sante Fe in the Streamlined Era by Greg Stout
Product SKU : 9781932804256



Price  $ 79.95

About the Author:

Following Route of the Eagles (1995) and Route of the Rockets (1997), Route of the Chiefs is Greg Stout’s third title for White River Productions, and twenty-first overall. Now retired from a career that included 28 years in the automotive industry and 12 years in public education, he now lives with his wife of 43 years in Cape Girardeau, Mo.

Table of contents

Chapter 1: The Super Chief and El Capitan

Chapter 2: The Fred Harvey Mystique

Chapter 3: Every Man’s Luxury Liner: The Chief

Chapter 4: Carrying the Mail: The Fast Mail Express

Chapter 5: Surf Line Corridor: The San Diegans

Chapter 6: Goin’ to Kansas City: The Kansas Cityan, Chicagoan, and Kansas City Chief

Chapter 7: Valley Girls: The Golden Gates and Valley Flyer

Chapter 8: Sooner State Streamliners: The Tulsan and Oil Flyer

Chapter 9: Ports of Call for Chiefs on the Move

Chapter 10: Santa Fe’s Lone Star Streamliner: The Texas Chief

Chapter 11: Not Quite a Chief: The Grand Canyon

Chapter 12: Bay Bound Beauty: The San Francisco Chief

Chapter 13: Little Chiefs of the Santa Fe

Appendix A: Santa Fe’s Streamlined Passenger Car Fleet

Appendix B: Power for the Chiefs: The Locomotive Fleet



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