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Short Takes: The Second-oldest Railroad in America (some would say) (Fall-Winter 2016)


Sketch of the history of the Mauch Chunk, PA., switchback railroad.

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Authors & Contributors
Churella, Albert J
Bezilla, Michael
Mackintosh, Will B.
Arnold, Andrew Bernard
Elliott, Bruce
Adams, Frank P.
Railroad History
Pennsylvania History: A Journal of Mid-Atlantic Studies
IA. The Journal of the Society for Industrial Archeology
Arcadia Publishing
Indiana University Press
University of Pennsylvania Press
New York University Press
Lackawanna and Wyoming Valley Chapter of the National Railway Historical Society
Garbely Publishing Company
Land transportation
Pictorial works
Photography of railroads
Carnegie, Andrew
Rockefeller, John Davison, Jr.
Morgan, J.P. (1837-1913)
Vanderbilt, Cornelius (1794-1877)
Pennsylvania (U.S.)
United States
Midwestern states (U.S.)
19th century
20th century
Pennsylvania Railroad
East Broad Top Railroad and Coal Company
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad
Delaware, Lackawanna and Western Railroad
South Pennsylvania Railroad
Strasburg Railroad

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