The Car-builder's Dictionary: An Illustrated Vocabulary of Terms which Designate American Railroad Cars, Their Parts, Attatchments, and Details of Construction. Five Thousand Six Hundred Eighty-three Illustrations
John Cassan Wait
Railroad gazette, 1895 - Cars and car building - 596 pages
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