Links to some of my favorite places


Modelrailcast Informative model railroad Podcast

Railway Car Builders of North America

The American Memory collections of the Library of Congress

The CPRR Photographic History Museum, the encyclopedia of railroad construction.

The Narrow Gauge's narrow guage but it is cool

History Project of UC Davis

History 102...Wisconsin history in photographs.

Archived Photos from the St. Charles Car Company

Just a lot of New England based early railroad photos mostly. But some interesting views.

More photo history from Wisconsin

Railroad Extra railroading in the 1890s

Shorpy's, lots of historical photographs

Superior View Historical Photos

The Origins of Advertising

Superior View Historical Photos

Rare Posters

Grand Trunk images

Wagons, wagons and wagons

North East Rails

Don's and links


Housatonic Rail Road Company

Stockton and Copperopolis Railroad/Moraga Springs Northern Railway

The Patch, 1960s Los Angeles

The Bronx Terminal...tracklaying extraordinare

Civil War Railroading in O Scale.

The Geneva, Ithica and Sayre Railroad

Model railroading makes the world smaller.

Models by Rich Cobb...pretty amazing.

An amazing modeler/photographer with an eye for the realistic, nostalgic and amusing Another fine modeling site for the Early Rail Enthusiast


Art Griffin Decals

The Silver Crash Car Works


LaBelle Woodworking Company

Roundhouse...the oldtimers

Bitter Creek Models

Rio Grande Models

B. T. S. Models

Amesville Shops

Tichy Train Group

Alkem Scale Models

Grandt Line for all those great little parts

Wiseman Model Services...the old On-Track trucks

Scale Scenes from Britain with cardstock models and etched brass details...very cool.