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Plets Express (Firm)

Overview
Works: 14 works in 14 publications in 1 language and 20 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Travelogues (Television programs)  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Pictorial works  History  Nonfiction films 
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Plets Express (Firm)
Illinois shortlines( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Featuring the seven exciting shortlines across the Land of Lincoln!"--Container
See the ships : volume 1 : classic Great Lakes freighters in action!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

See fifty Great Lakes ships of the U.S. and Canadian fleets up close and in action, as they pass through various ports, rivers and locks
Soo Line 2719 : steamin' highlights( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Soo Line 2719 is a H-23 Class 4-6-2 Pacific Locomotive that was built by Alco in 1923. The Soo Line Railroad use the steam locomotive in passenger train service until its retirement in 1959. This action packed DVD features a brief look at two restorations, and then exciting operational highlights, including excursions with trackside run-bys, cabrides & pace scenes. The Steamin" Highlights include: -- Restoration Work -- Osceola Steam Fest -- Test & Break-In Runs -- Steamin" on the GB & W -- Photographers Special -- Ferry Moves -- Double & Triple Headers -- Cabride & Pace Scenes -- Steamarama II -- St. Croix Highbridge Trip -- Chippewa Valley Trips -- Steamin" on the WGN. This fascinating program was shot over a 5 year period ranging from 1996 to 2001"--Www.pletsexpress.com
See the salties : volume 1 : ocean sailing salties on the Great Lakes!( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

See fifty-four foregin flagged ships in action as they sail across the Great Lakes. The Salties are seen at various ports, rivers, locks, and lakes
Lake Superior scenic adventures( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"See the historic lighthouses, beautiful waterfalls, ships, state parks, famous landmarks, scenic overlooks, nature trails, spectacular fall colors, a tourist train, and two boat rides on Lake Superior. This sightseeing travel guide will explore along the 156 miles of the rocky North Shore from Duluth to the Canadian border."--Container
Lake Superior scenic adventures( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Located along the South Shore of Lake Superior from Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan to Superior, Wisconsin is some of the most beautiful landscape in North America. The Lake Superior shoreline here consists of a fascinating variety of sandy beaches, multi-colored pebble and agate beaches to rugged rocky shoreline with sea caves and driftwood. Plus the Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore has towering cliffs that rise over 200 feet above the lake"--Container
BNSF( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"BNSF scenic North Dakota badlands & prairie route!"--Container
Apostle Islands : lighthouse & sea caves( Visual )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"The Apostle Islands are a cluster of 22 beautiful islands that are situated near the western end of Lake Superior. The Apostle Islands are located just off the Bayfield Peninsula in Northern Wisconsin and this scenic waterway contains 9 historic lighthouses, plus several miles of spectacular sea caves. The beautiful scenery in this program was captured with both land hikes to the lighthouses and boat cruises by the islands and sea caves. Today 21 of the 22 islands are part of the amazing Apostle Islands National Lakeshore. Featured lighthouses include: Raspberry Island Lighthouse, Sand Island Lighthouse, Devils Island Lighthouse, Outer Island Lighthouse, Michigan Island Lighthouse (old), Michigan Island Lighthouse (new), La Pointe Light Station, Chequamegon Point Light and the Ashland Breakwater Light."--provided by Amazon.com
Salute to the Soo Line( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A diesel era look at the Soo Line Railroad. Includes a 1992 Soo locomotive roster and color system map. See the Soo leave from their rail yards in Chicago through Rondout and on to Milwaukee. The Soo is then seen working across Wisconsin and along the picturesque Mississippi River to the Twin Cities. This is a former mainline of the Milwaukee Road. From Minneapolis to St. Paul you'll see various trains, yards and towns as the Soo Line travels across Minnesota and North Dakota to a connection with CP Rail at Portal.The action includes yard switching, locals, mainline freights and a diesel and caboose pace scene. See 15 different models of Soo EMD diesel power with everything from a GP7 to the big SD60M! Plus you'll see Amtrak and Metra run throughs and the SOO's connecting roads of: CP Rail, BN, TC&W, RRV&W, WC, CN, C&NW, and the DM&E
Wisconsin & Southern railroad update 2011( Visual )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Railroading from across scenic Southern Wisconsin and Northern Illinois, with exciting train action across the 700 mile rail system of hte Wisconsin & Southern Railroad. Rail footage, primarily 2007-2011
The trains of winter( Visual )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"A collection of winter time railroad footage that was shot in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Upper Michigan, and Ontario, Canada from 1989 to 1995. The weather conditions range from frigid sunshine to blizzards. The classic railroads include: Duluth Missabe & Iron Range, Burlington Northern, LTV Steel Mining, Northshore Mining, Duluth Winnipeg & Pacific, Canadian National, Soo Line, Southern Pacific, Amtrak, Chicago & NorthWestern, Duluth & Northeastern, Wisconsin Central, Nicolet Badger Northern, Dakota Minnesota & Eastern, Green Bay & Western, Union Pacific, Lake Superior & Ishpeming, Algoma Central, Escanaba & Lake Superior, CP Rail and the Minnesota Dakota & Western."--from container
Frac sand mining & trains in Wisconsin's Chippewa Valley( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"A look at the busy frac sand railroads and sand mining operations in Wisconsin's Chippewa Valley. The Wisconsin Northern Railroad serves five frac sand mines and processing plants that are located along their 37.5 miles of mainline track. Each day the WNR sets out empties, works the plants and delivers their long trains of sand hoppers to the Norma Yard in Chippewa Falls where this traffic is interchanged with the Union Pacific. The UP is shown transporting these sand trains along their 18 mile route to the Altoona Yard near Eau Claire. Plus a fascinating visit to Superior Silica Sands at New Auburn, Wisconsin for a tour of their open pit sand mine, wet plant and dry plant. This segment includes: excavating raw sand in the pit, mine haul trucks to the impactor, the wet plant for washing and stockpiling the clean sand and dump truck loading for transport to the dry plant. This processing facility includes the drying and screening of the various product sizes. Also a look at Superior Silica Sands rail yard with great switching action and sand car loading. Frac Sand is used by the oil and natural gas industry in the drilling and hydrofracking of their deep horizontal wells. Program footage era 2011-2013."--From www.pletsexpress.com
Canadian National : in northeastern Minnesota( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Exciting CN train action in the scenic Arrowhead region of Northern Minnesota, including road freights, locals, intermodals, and unit trains of potash and iron ore products. Main footage dates from 2004-2007
Wisconsin & Southern( Visual )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Railroading from across scenic Southern Wisconsin and Northern Illinois. The action includes: yard, locals, mainline freights and a cab ride on a Horicon local. E9's are seen on a tourist train out of Madison, a ballast train out of Rock Springs and also powering the famous circus train out of Baraboo, Wisconsin
 
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Languages
English (14)