The History of the Lehigh Valley Railroad: "the route of the Black Diamond"

Archer, Robert F

Published by Howell-North Books, 1977
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A clean, tight copy of this history of a storied railroad, which extended from the anthracite coal country to western New York. There are no markings, and only a few signs of slight aging. The colorful jacket is edgeworn, but it is now protected by a mylar Brodart cover. Fast shipping from the heart of the Lehigh Valley, with tracking number provided. ; 11.90 X 9.80 X 1.10 inches; 371 pages. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: Beautifully done history of the Lehigh Valley Railroad beginning with the discovery of anthracite coal in Pennsylvania and transport along the Lehigh Canal before tracing the construction and operation of the Lehigh Valley from its inception through its takeover by the Pennsylvania Railroad in 1976. Illustrated throughout with black and white photos of rolling stock, stations and personnel. Includes maps, advertisements, and bibliography. End papers show system map. 373 pages with index.

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Title: The History of the Lehigh Valley Railroad: "...
Publisher: Howell-North Books
Publication Date: 1977
Binding: Hardcover
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: First Edition; Second Printing.

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