The Rock Island's     
1957 Annual Report     


This Annual Report, for 1957, wasn't selected because of any particular significance, other than the fact that it's one of several in my collection. Even so, it does provide a snapshot of the Rock Island's health shortly after the conclusion of the transition from steam to diesel, and a few years before the dawn of the 1960's, and the infamous events of that decade...

Alan Kline


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