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Title
Freight train graffiti
Type
Text
Subject
Graffiti.
Graffiti--Pictorial works.
Railroads--Freight--Pictorial works.
Language
English
Illustrative Content
illustrations
Geographic Coverage
United States
Classification
LCC: GT3912 .G38 2006 (Source: dlc)
DDC: 751.7/30973 full (Assigner: dlc)
Identified By
Lccn: 2005034555
Supplementary Content
Index present
Table Of Contents
Preface
Foreword / Sacha Jenkins SHR
Foreword / Henry Chalfant
1. The American railroad : right-of-way, the development of the freight train system
The early days
Standard gauge
Recrew
2. From vandalism to art : writing, how graffiti became a culture
The cultural phenomenon
CORNBREAD
Graffiti explosion
Here to stay
Media milestones
The buff
Clean and scrap trains
Recovery
Organization
Art crimes
Art business
3. Freight pioneers : American-made, from subways to freight trains
The beginning
I.G.T.
SUROC
BRAZE
Los Angeles
The Bay Area
CRAYONE
New York City
Elsewhere, USA
4. Creating a movement : rolling stock, connected by rails
Melding of cultures
Just say no!
Blame the MTA
Validation
Versatility
California
KING157
CHARLIE
JASE/Train Piece #001
LA meets NYC
Cross-country
Old-timers
Sunnyside
Bud yard
PRE
Crews
NETWORK
No limits
5. With the force of a freight train : rolling thunder, the return of the train piece
Media generation
TLT
Transformation
Adaptation
MBER
Characters
The smart alternative
Learning the lines
Chasing numbers
Bombing
Style
Whole cars
Canada and the Midwest
Benching
6. The new rail fans : highballing, the next generation
The habit
Model railroader
Balancing act
The Internet
Europeans
NACE
The crossover
National playing field
7. The opposition : derailments, chase stories
Proceed with caution
Bulls and pigs
Rail-worker anti-graffiti
Stamping
The buff (part 2)
Censored
SKATEONE
The etiquette of competition
9/11/01
TAKE5
The elements
8. Monikers : oilbars, names and messages
Life on the rails
First shift/BOZO TEXINO
HERBY
Second shift
COLOSSUS OF ROADS
Working class
COALTRAIN
F.T.R.A.
THE SOLO ARTIST
Third shift
Rebuilding
Bill Daniel
9. Conclusion : limitless service, endless tracks
Glossary.
Authorized Access Point
Gastman, Roger. Freight train graffiti
Authorized Access Point Variant
Rowland, Darin. Freight train graffiti
Sattler, Ian. Freight train graffiti