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William Reich Bundle - CO Rail Annual 29 & CO RR Ice Houses

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Get two great books from one great author and save 10% today (members save an extra 10-15% off)! The "William Reich Bundle - Colorado Rail Annual 29 & Colorado Railroad Ice Houses" contains the following titles:

Colorado Railroad Ice Houses:
Ice houses were a new concept when the country's railroads finnally began to use them to replenish the ice necessary to keep their customers' perishable item from spoiling in transit. Railroads were reluctant users of refrigerated cars in the first place, but large shippers such as meat packers, breweries, and produce suppliers demanded they use this method to ship perishable goods. In Colorado Railroad Ice Houses the author uses photographs, drawings and maps to skillfully explore this unique project.
By William Reich.
Copyright 2012 Colorado Railroad Historical Society.
Published and distriuted by the Colorado Railroad Museum.
44 pages, more than 60 b&w images, illustrations and reproductions.
8.5" x 11" soft cover, staple bound.
ISBN: 0-918654-62-9

Colorado Rail Annual No. 29 Black Smoke and White Iron: A History of Colorado Kilns, Ovens, Furnaces and Rails.:
The first detailed study of Colorado's coke and ore smelting industries and their importance to the state's mountain railroads. Individual histories of dozens of historic sites including GPS locators for exploration. Five full color, full page reproductions of Otto Kuhler paintings. Over 240 historic and contemporary photographs, drawings, maps, and charts. Steam locomotive roster of the major smelters.
By William Reich.
Copyright 2008 Colorado Railroad Historical Foundation.
Published and distriuted by the Colorado Railroad Museum.
240 pages, more than 330 photos, illustrations and map, mostly b&w.
8.5" 11" hardbound with dust jacket.
ISBN: 0-918654-79-3

Author bio:
Bill Reich was born in Colorado in 1941. He grew up in Wheat Ridge on Miller Street next to Denver Tramway's no. 83 electric interurban line. Bill graduated from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 1965 with Bachelor of Science degrees in both Business Management and Mechanical Engineering. His profesional career was spent in management of small, start-up, technically oriented companies and in engineering product design.
For the last twenty years Bill has been researching historic industries of Colorado and has written several books on the subject. They are Colorado Industries of the Past, published in 2008, Colorado Rail Annual no. 29 - Black Smoke & White Iron, in 2009, and Colorado Railroad Icehouses, in 2010, the last two published by the Colorado Railroad Museum.


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