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unjust criticism of the Pennsylvania Railroad.

unjust criticism of the Pennsylvania Railroad.

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Written in English

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  • Rea, Samuel

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    (In The Pennsylvania Standard Vol. 2, No. 4. April 14, 1922)

    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 vol.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16725218M

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    The bulk of this collection consists of the records of the Pennsylvania Railroad Company, [ca. ]. The PRR, incorporated on Ap , became by the turn of the century the "standard railroad of the world" and the largest single . The book compels reassessment of one’s understanding of Pennsylvania history.” —Roger C. Henderson, Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography “Edited by Randall M. Miller and William Pencak, the book is a user-friendly, in-depth look at the significant people, places, institutions and events in the state’s history.” —Mary O.


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