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Summary: From Denver to D.C., this DVD collection explores the heart of America's scenic beauty and legendary trains.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Topics Entertainment 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV AME

Summary: Catch an unforgettable glimpse into America's storied past as you ride the rails on these rolling museums of steam and steel. Focus on the history and mechanics of the engines themselves and a bit of local history.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Questar 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 385.09 GRE

Korrell, Emily B.

Summary: "Kid-friendly guidebook to three major Smithsonian Museums: The National Air and Space Museum, The National Museum of Natural History, and the National Museum of American History"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y 069.09753 KOR

Warner, Kaki.

Summary: Hoping to escape his past, Ethan Hardesty left a career as an architect and went to work for the railroad. Only two things impede his desire to transform Heartbreak Creek into a thriving town once again-- a vandal bent on stopping the railroad, and the beautiful but hardheaded woman who won't sign over the final right-of-way through the canyon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC WAR

Brezenoff, Steven

Summary: A shipment of dinosaur bones meant for a new exhibit at the Capitol City Natural History Museum has disappeared, and so have the five paleontologists who were working late at the museum, including Wilson Kipper's mother--so Wilson and his museum friends set out to solve the mystery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC BRE

McClatchy, Lisa.

Summary: Phillip and Nanny are taking Eloise to see the dinosaurs, but will she behave?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spotlight 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN MCC

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN MCC

Bone, Emily.

Summary: Presents information about trains and railroads, including the history of railroads, different types of trains, and famous trains.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Usborne 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 385 BON
1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE BON

Summary: Relives the grand hopes, dreams, loves, and adventures of generations of residents in Centennial, Colorado-- from their risky attempts to establish a settlement in 1795 through the politics and power plays of the 20th century. Begins with French and Scottish trappers interacting with Native Americans and follows the increasing conflicts as more permanent settlers arrive. Shows how the town of...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal City Studios, Inc. 2008

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD

Summary: Catch an unforgettable glimpse into America's storied past as you ride the rails on these rolling museums of steam and steel. Focus on the history and mechanics of the engines themselves and a bit of local history.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Questar 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 385.09 GRE

Summary: Chronicles the history of locomotive development, including photographs of over four hundred types of trains and seven of the world's most memorable railroad journeys.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Publishing 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 385.09 TRAIN SMI

Solomon, Brian

Summary: "Illustrated history of the North American Railroad industry's mergers and acquisitions illustrated with historical photography and 50 specially commissioned maps and line diagrams charting that evolution"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Voyageur Press 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 385 SOL

Mayer, Mercer

Summary: Little Critter visits a science museum with his classmates where they play with a tornado machine, build a potato battery, and experiment with a giant magnifying glass.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperFestival, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

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Jennison, Christopher

Summary: Vintage magazine covers from Railroad, The New Yorker, and The Saturday Evening Post and original Lionel Train advertisements dating from the 1950s are only a few of the nostalgia-filled images, many never before published, that illustrate this Yuletide anthology.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: H.N. Abrams 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 385 JEN

Brezenoff, Steven

Summary: When the spacesuit of famous astronaut Sally Ride disappears from a traveling exhibit, Amal Farah, daughter of the Air and Space Museum's archivist, and her three friends, are determined to find the culprit before the exhibit is cancelled.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC BRE

Summary: "A railroad adventure for the entire family!"

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: TM Books & Video 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV I

Vis̆tica, Olinka

Summary: The tiny museum that has become an international phenomenon offers a crowdsourced book that celebrates the objects that outlast love.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 700 VIS

Summary: When a Vienna museum guard befriends an enigmatic visitor, the grand Kunsthistorisches Museum becomes a mysterious crossroads which sparks explorations of their lives, the city, and the ways artworks reflect and shape the world.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Cinema Guild 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA MUS

Konigsburg, E. L.

Summary: Having run away with her younger brother to live in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, twelve-year-old Claudia strives to keep things in order in their new home and to become a changed person and a heroine to herself.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Audioworks/Simon & Schuster Audio 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD KON

Bunch, Lonnie G

Summary: "Founding Director Lonnie Bunch's inside story of how the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture was created. By turns inspiring, funny, frustrating, quixotic, and bittersweet, this is his deeply personal tale of the challenges and rewards of bringing a nationally acclaimed new institution to life"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Smithsonian Books 2019

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Summary: Twenty terrifying stories plus the original Pilot movie from the original first season of television's Night Gallery. Stories adapted from short stories by such authors as H.P. Lovecraft and Conrad Aiken and directed by such people as Steven Spielberg and John Badham.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV NIG

Brezenoff, Steven

Summary: When the plans for the Bat-Wing, a historical aircraft, disappear from the Capitol City Air and Space Museum, eleven-year-old Amal Farah's father is blamed, and it is up to the four young friends to solve the mystery and save her father's job.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED BRE

Haruf, Kent.

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: A heartstrong story of family and romance, tribulation and tenacity, set on the High Plains east of Denver. In the small town of Holt, Colorado, a high school teacher is confronted with raising his two boys alone after their mother retreats first to the bedroom, then altogether.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 1999

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC HAR

Summary: Join Cartman, Kenny, Stan, and Kyle as they take on the opioid epidemic, experiment with water bears, dig into the underbelly of social media and go to war with Canada.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Entertainment 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV SOU

Summary: Catch an unforgettable glimpse into America's storied past as you ride the rails on these rolling museums of steam and steel. Focus on the history and mechanics of the engines themselves and a bit of local history.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Questar 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 385.09 GRE