Sunday, October 16, 2005

Book: Epic of the Overland by Robert Lardin Fulton, 1924

Now available online at the CPRR Museum:

"Epic of the Overland." by Robert Lardin Fulton. San Francisco, A. M. Robertson, 1924.PDF
(complete book, 109 pages with illustrations and map in searchable pdf format)

" ... personal reminiscences ... I spent the exciting years of construction in the Union Pacific service, crossing to the Pacific side when the heroics ended ... and serving with the Central in California, Nevada, and Utah ... and had been telegraph operator, station agent, brakeman, conductor, and train dispatcher before I could vote ... "