The Peoria, Decatur & Evansville Railway

Title Year Author Publisher Notes
Danville Flyer, January 1999 issue. 1999 Hazel Dell Homecoming Committee Danville Chapter, NRHS Article called Riding the rails in Hazel Dell
From the Lakes to the Gulf 1993 Alan R. Lind Transport History Press The crossing pictured on page 114 is not the PD&E/CCC&StL crossing at Karl Tower
Green Diamond Issue #51 1999 William T. Grayson Illinois Central Historical Society Magazine article about the IC in Evansville, IN
History of the Illinois Central 1975 John F. Stover Macmillan A couple pages about the PD&E and its predecessors
History and Romance of the Danville Junction 1942 Cary Clive Burford Unknown Small section about "the Olney Road"
Limiteds, Locals, and Expresses in Indiana, 1838-1971 2003 Craig Sanders Indiana University Press Small section on passenger service on the PD&E's tracks in Indiana
Main Line of Mid-America: The Story of the Illinois Central 1950 Carlton J. Corliss Creative Age Press A couple pages about the PD&E and its predecessors
Railroad History No. 140 1979 John H. White, Jr. (Editor) The Railway & Locomotive Historical Society, Inc Partial locomotive roster
Railroad Magazine August 1938 1938 Unknown The Frank A. Munsey Company A paragraph on the dates of the PD&E consolidation, page 92
Railroad Magazine September 1978 1978 Miss Barbara Kreimer Popular Publications, Inc A paragraph on the dates of the PD&E consolidation, page 57
Rods Down and Dropped Fires 2004 Richard P. Bessette RTN Press Two photos of PD&E locomotives.  PD&E #23, page 564, and IC #1534(ex-PD&E #29) page 83
Sidell to Olney by Rail 2004 Roy C. Jackson Unpublished Manuscript A thorough coverage of the DOOR

 

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