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Railroad legislation as developed up to date. December 10, 1919 by R.S. Lovett

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Written in English


  • Railroad law -- United States.,
  • Railroads and state -- United States.

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StatementBy R.S. Lovett ...
LC ClassificationsHE2757 1919 .L57
The Physical Object
Pagination1 p. l., 24 p.
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24176506M
LC Control Number19001517

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  This Desk Reference Guide is intended as a resource tool to assist Revenue Agents who are assigned the examination of a railroad employer. The Guide was prepared presuming that the reader has already received employment tax :// The original legislation granted each railroad 6, acres and up to $48, in government bonds for each mile completed. And so, The Great Race began. After the completion of the transcontinental railroad, communities all along the backbone of the Western United States – some created by the railroad – were forever :// Railroading work culture and alcohol contributed to a "rough" style of masculinity among train crews or, in the words of historian James Ducker, their reputation as "a boastful, rough-speaking, hard-living, immoral lot." (20) Harry French related an s incident in Oregon when a supervisor employed a spy to photograph train crews patronizing ://   A railroad was reportedly used in the construction of the French fortress at Louisburg, Nova Scotia in Between and , at the close of the French and Indian War, a gravity railroad (mechanized tramway) (Montresor's Tramway) is built by British military engineers up the steep riverside terrain near the Niagara River waterfall's escarpment at the Niagara Portage (which the local

  RR legislation & Management ()recommended good overview Encyclopedia Britannica complete text of monumental 11th edition (); excellent source for all topics as of that date, especially on cities and states, and on railroad technology word searches search through thousands of 19c books and articles recommended; bibliography   Washington Post Book World contributing editor Drabelle (Mile-High Fever: Silver Mines, Boom Towns, and High Living on the Comstock Lode, ) offers a bright, anecdote-filled account of the rise of the railroad corporations, their corrupt business practices and how through journalism and fiction, two leading authors--Ambrose Bierce and Frank   The Underground Railroad was a network of people, African American as well as white, offering shelter and aid to escaped slaves from the South. It developed as a The New York Central Railroad started using electric locomotives by Beginning in , the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad electrified service across the Rocky Mountains and to the West Coast. By the s, the Pennsylvania Railroad had electrified its entire territory east of Harrisburg, ://