Book ID: CBB194179422

Chicago: America's Railroad Capital: The Illustrated History, 1836 to Today (2014)


Solomon, Brian (Author)
Blaszak, Michael W. (Author)
Gruber, John E. (Author)
Guss, Chris (Author)

Voyageur Press

Publication Date: 2014
Physical Details: 186 pp.
Language: English

"A history of the development of Chicago as a railroad hub, from its earliest days to the present, illustrated with color and black and white photographs, maps, and railroad memorabilia." (Worldcat)

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Review Woodworth, Don, Jr. (Spring/Summer 2015) Review of "Chicago: America's Railroad Capital: The Illustrated History, 1836 to Today". Railroad History (pp. 102-104). unapi

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Authors & Contributors
Lothes, Scott
Young, David M.
Prophet, John M., III
Chuck Blardone
Adams, Frank P.
Keefe, Kevin P.
Railroad History
Northern Illinois University Press
Pennsylvania Railroad Technical and Historical Society
Lackawanna and Wyoming Valley Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society
Indiana University Press
Railroad Press
Morning Sun Books
Land transportation
Photography of railroads
Pictorial works
Locomotives, steam
Labor and Laborers, Railroad
Prophet, John M., III
Abbey, Wallace W.
Norton, Victor E., Jr.
Delano, Jack
Gardner, Alexander
Delano, Jack
Time Periods
20th century
19th century
21st century
United States
Chicago (Illinois, U.S.)
Pennsylvania (U.S.)
Hawaii (U.S.)
Western states (U.S.)
St. Louis, MO
Pennsylvania Railroad
Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
Oahu Railway and Land Company
Baldwin Locomotive Works
Office of War Information
Chicago, Rock Island, and Pacific Railroad Company

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