Milwaukee Road Remembered (Google eBook)

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U of Minnesota Press, Sep 1, 2008 - Transportation - 167 pages
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An eminent railway historian furnishes a detailed history of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific railroad, its groundbreaking service from Indiana to the Puget Sound, its pioneering use of electricity to move heavy trains over a long distance, and other technological advances. Reprint.
  

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Contents

WHY REMEMBER THE MILWAUKEE ROAD?
6
A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE MILWAUKEE ROAD
10
THE HIAWATHAS
18
OTHER NAME TRAINS OF THE MILWAUKEE ROAD
36
MOTOR CARS
72
THE COLORFUL MILWAUKEE ROAD
81
CITY TICKET OFFICES
89
DINING CARS
94
OBSERVATION CARS
102
WINTER
115
STEAM FREIGHT TRAINS
120
ELECTRIC FREIGHT TRAINS
138
DIESEL FREIGHT TRAINS
146
GLOSSARY AND GAZETTEER
160
INDEX
165
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