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The Resource Southern Pacific : the roaring story of a fighting railroad, [by] Neill C. Wilson [and] Frank J. Taylor

Southern Pacific : the roaring story of a fighting railroad, [by] Neill C. Wilson [and] Frank J. Taylor

Label
Southern Pacific : the roaring story of a fighting railroad
Title
Southern Pacific
Title remainder
the roaring story of a fighting railroad
Statement of responsibility
[by] Neill C. Wilson [and] Frank J. Taylor
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1889-1973
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wilson, Neill C.
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1894-1972
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Taylor, Frank J.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Southern Pacific Company
Label
Southern Pacific : the roaring story of a fighting railroad, [by] Neill C. Wilson [and] Frank J. Taylor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [247]-248
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Webster didn't approve -- Crazy Judah -- Hand shovels and horse carts -- The white demon -- Life in a silver palace car -- Playing rough -- Double-heading the system -- The fearful price of riches -- The railroad throws a party -- Bayou and prairie -- Highballing for Texas -- Here come the Zulu trains -- High iron past Shasta -- Huntington again -- close view -- The old kings step down -- The then there was Harriman -- Kicked out of politics -- South of the border -- Down the radiant shore line -- Gandy dancers and bridge monkeys -- Getting out the big hooks -- Grabbing the wild mustang's tail -- Snow -- still fighting it -- Boom, bust, and bang -- Softer riding -- and faster -- But freight's the thing -- Certain gents in masks -- Ferryboat days -- The new whistle in the canyons -- The day's work -- Appendix A : Relax, you're safe -- Appendix B : More about steam -- Appendix C : Under smoky roofs
Control code
237730
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 256 pages
Lccn
51012666
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, map (on lining papers)
System control number
(WaOLN)662916
Label
Southern Pacific : the roaring story of a fighting railroad, [by] Neill C. Wilson [and] Frank J. Taylor
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages [247]-248
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Webster didn't approve -- Crazy Judah -- Hand shovels and horse carts -- The white demon -- Life in a silver palace car -- Playing rough -- Double-heading the system -- The fearful price of riches -- The railroad throws a party -- Bayou and prairie -- Highballing for Texas -- Here come the Zulu trains -- High iron past Shasta -- Huntington again -- close view -- The old kings step down -- The then there was Harriman -- Kicked out of politics -- South of the border -- Down the radiant shore line -- Gandy dancers and bridge monkeys -- Getting out the big hooks -- Grabbing the wild mustang's tail -- Snow -- still fighting it -- Boom, bust, and bang -- Softer riding -- and faster -- But freight's the thing -- Certain gents in masks -- Ferryboat days -- The new whistle in the canyons -- The day's work -- Appendix A : Relax, you're safe -- Appendix B : More about steam -- Appendix C : Under smoky roofs
Control code
237730
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 256 pages
Lccn
51012666
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits, map (on lining papers)
System control number
(WaOLN)662916

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