What: New Railroad History book now available from Museum When and Where: Various dates and locations in South Dakota
For Immediate Release:
A new railroad history book now available from the South Dakota State Railroad Museum.
“Frames of Reference - A South Dakota Railroad Album Featuring Images from the Otto C. Perry Collection” is now available from the South Dakota State Railroad Museum (SDSRM). The book was compiled and edited by Rick Mills, the Museum’s Curator.
The book features 55 historic railroad photographs by legendary Colorado photographer Otto C. Perry in South Dakota and the surrounding states, plus contemporary images of the same locations and locomotives by Mills, other photographers, and photo collections. Sponsors of the book include The Elmen Foundation (Sioux Falls); SDSRM members Craig and Judy Hodson; the BNSF Railway; and the Rapid City, Pierre and Eastern Railroad.
In addition to availability through the Museum’s web site (www.sdsrm.org), book sale locations and signings by Mills over the next month include:
November 18 and 19 - Trains at Christmas, W.H. Lyons Fairgrounds, Sioux Falls November 24 and 25 - South Dakota State Railroad Museum, Hill CityDecember 2 - Black Hills Railway Society, Rapid City December 3 - Piedmont Valley Library, Piedmont December 9 - South Dakota State Railroad Museum, Hill City (featuring author Linda Hasselstrom)