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railroad industry

Lotys Benning Stewart

railroad industry

by Lotys Benning Stewart

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Published by National youth administration for Indiana in Indianapolis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Railroads -- United States -- Employees.,
    • Career, Railroad.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Lotys Benning Stewart.
      ContributionsUnited States. National youth administration, Indiana.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE1741 .S78
      The Physical Object
      Pagination7 p. l., 119 (i.e. 136) numb. 1.
      Number of Pages136
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL181723M
      LC Control Numbera 41000276
      OCLC/WorldCa5368261

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      Explore our list of Railroads - History - United States (Western) Books at Barnes & Noble®. Receive FREE shipping with your Barnes & Noble Membership.   The nearly $billion freight rail industry is operated by seven Class I railroads [2] (railroads with operating revenues of $ million or more) [3] and 22 regional and local/short line railroads. [4] It provides more than , jobs [5] across the United States and offers ancillary benefits that other modes of transportation cannot.

      By , the Union Pacific Railroad was running at Missouri River and Central Pacific began running in California. These two lines met in Utah to make the first transcontinental railroad. When the Industry Thrived. From to , the railroad industry saw rapid growth and progress. In the six decades preceding , Akron's network of railroads had been relatively stable. Then a series of mergers began that year, changing the face of the city's railroad network. By the early s, the industrial base--particularly the rubber industry--that had sustained the region's economy was in decline, and the fortunes of the railroad industry fell with it.


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