The Resource Minneapolis and the age of railways, Don L. Hofsommer

Minneapolis and the age of railways, Don L. Hofsommer

Label
Minneapolis and the age of railways
Title
Minneapolis and the age of railways
Statement of responsibility
Don L. Hofsommer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Don L. Hofsommer presents Minneapolis from the 1860s into the 1950s, when railroads served as a unique link between city and countryside. Illustrated with more than 200 period photographs and maps, this comprehensive book reflects a time when the locomotive dominated the landscape and set the tempo for the nation: the age of railways
Cataloging source
COO
Dewey number
385.0977657909034
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
HE2781.M6
LC item number
H64 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Minneapolis and the age of railways, Don L. Hofsommer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Steamcars at last -- Late to the party -- Of champagne and panic -- The St. Louis road -- Pulling and hauling -- Optimism and realism -- New players -- Dancing with the giants -- Falling rates and encroachment -- Adrift -- Three cents per mile -- Rumors and reality -- Shifting winds -- The struggling giant -- Mixed blessings -- An uncertain future
Control code
ocn191952853
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiii, 337 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816696857
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
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  • 22573/cttbrz1r
  • 2673a7e6-285f-4c5a-b7b5-fb54f00cef37
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b24178664
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)191952853
  • pebcs0816696853

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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