Indiana Railroad Lines (Railroads Past and Present)
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Indiana Railroad Lines (Past and Present) Romy60 This book had some information that I couldn't find anywhere else - very complete and if you are looking for info on a rather obscure railroad line, you'll likely find it here.
A perfect resource for railroad enthusiasts or students of Indiana history, Indiana Railroad Lines provides a comprehensive and detailed account of the railroad companies that operated in the state between 1838 and 1999 and the counties and towns they served. This volume provides the dates of the contraction, purchase, sale, lease and abandonment of the various railroad lines and is complete with charts and maps that provide information on the development and decline of railroads in the state.. Railroads have played a major role in transportation, logistics and development in the state of Indiana
He is author of three other books about the history of railroads in the Midwest.. Graydon M. Meints is a former station agent, towerman, and telegraph operator on the New York Central Railroad
Simmons) of Railroads of Indiana"This is definitely a book for railroad aficionados, and anyone interested in the history and documentation of railroads in the US, and especially in the state of Indiana." Reference Reviews. "This is a very useful addition to the research tools for railroad authors and aficionados with an interest in Indiana railroads." Francis Parker, author (with Richard S