Report upon the locomotive engines

and the police and management of several of the principal rail roads in the northern and middle states, being a sequel to the Report of the 8th of January, 1838 upon railway structures.
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Lucas & Deaver , Baltimore
Railroads -- United S
SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 40117.
ContributionsLatrobe, Benj. H. 1807-1878 joint author.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination36 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17564163M

Report Upon the Use of Anthracite Coal in Locomotive Engines on the Reading Rail Road: Made to the President of the Philadelphia and Reading Rail Road Company: Authors: George William Whistler, Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Co: Publisher: J.D. Toy, Original from: University of Chicago: Digitized: Length: 36 pages: Export.

report upon ttìe locomotive engines, and the police and management of several of the principal rail roads in the northern and middle states, being a sequel to the report of the 8th of january,upon railway structures, by j.

knight, chief engineer, and benj. h, latrobe, eng'r of location & construction. baltimore. printed by lucas.

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