Franklin

Railroad : trains and train people in American culture / edited by James Alan McPherson and Miller Williams.

Publication:
New York : Random House, ©1976.
Format/Description:
Book
185 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Edition:
1st ed.
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Subjects:
Railroads -- United States -- History.
Contents:
The early days: 1763-1860
Sidetrack: interiors
The underground railroad and the Civil War: 1850-1865
Sidetrack: the depots
The move West: 1865-1900
Sidetrack: reaching
Back East and down South: 1865-1900
Sidetrack: the bridges
Unionism and the czars: 1865-1912
Sidetrack: the signals
The golden age of iron: 1900-1930
Sidetrack: the language
Yesterday: 1930-1970
Sidetrack: the movies
Now and again: 1970-now.
Local notes:
Athenaeum copy: Gift of George H. Strimel, Jr.
Contributor:
McPherson, James Alan, 1943-2016. , Editor
Williams, Miller. , Editor
Other format:
Online version: Railroad.
ISBN:
0394498577
9780394498577
0394732375
9780394732374
OCLC:
2202549