Car Builders' Cyclopedia of American Practice
Simmons-Boardman Publishing Corporation, 1881 - Railroad cars
Definitions and typical illustrations of railroads and industrial cars, their parts and equipment; cars built in America for export to foreign countries; descriptions and illustrations of shops and equipment employed in the construction and repair of cars.
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