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The Union Pacific Railway

The Union Pacific Railway

a study in railway politics, history, and economics.

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Published by S.C. Griggs and Company in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Union Pacific Railroad Company.

  • Edition Notes

    Microfiche. Chicago : Library Resources, 1970. 1 microfiche ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of American civilization ; LAC 10054)

    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 10054.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination247 p.
    Number of Pages247
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17558823M

    One of the giants of American railroading, the Union Pacific Railroad serves a huge swathe of the Mid and Western United States, from the Great Lakes and the Deep South to the Pacific coast. The vast array of locomotives – over 8, – and diversity of loads combined with . On Febru , Union Pacific premiered the M Called "Tomorrow's Train Today," it was the first lightweight, streamlined passenger train to operate in the United States. The tiny brown-and-yellow speedster offered hope and promise for America's future during the Great Depression. Later renamed City of Salina, the train was beginning of Union Pacific's City Fleet of streamliners.

    The Union Pacific Railway was held in receivership until when it was sold to a group of investors and reorganized and reestablished as the Union Pacific Railroad. During this time the Union Pacific had to sell off some of its holdings to the Missouri Pacific and Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroads, but it would soon recover and in the. Northern Pacific Railway Service Yellowstone Park Line Apple Talk Book Recipes. $ Library Vol 13 Union Pacific Book # $ Free shipping. The Official Pullman-Standard Library Vol 14 Union Pacific Book # $ Free shipping. The Official Pullman-Standard Library Vol 13 Union Pacific Book End date:

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