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Stock Number: rae107
Availability: In Stock
Condition: New
Feature: softcover
Feature: Jack Grasso
Feature: Railroad Avenue Enterprises, 1999
Manufacturer Number: 0006RSJQ4

The Erie Railroad played a pioneering role in developing and utilizing the self-propelled motor car, both reciprocating steam and spark ignition engines. This book covers the equipment employed by the Erie Railroad from the 1890s until their demise in 1951.

Contents:
Foreword and Introduction, pp. 4-6;
The Rail Car Era on the Erie, pp. 7-9;
The Infant Gas Cars, pp. 10-11;
The Motor Car Matures in the Jazz Age, pp. 12-19;
Rail Motor Cars get a New Deal, pp. 20-25;
From Prewar to Postwar, pp. 26-47;
Riding to the End of the Line, pp. 48-53;
Diamondbug Rat Pack, pp. 54-61;
Roster, pg. 62;
Additional 5000 Information, pg. 63;
Bibliography, pg. 64.

Railroad Avenue Enterprises, softcover, 64 pages, standard portrait book 8 x 10 in., B&W photographs.

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