Travel On Southern Antebellum Railroads 1828 1860

“The Railroad in Southern Society, 18281860.” In any event, the traveler tells his own story—what he saw, believed, heard, tasted, felt, and smelt on the ...

Travel On Southern Antebellum Railroads  1828   1860

Travel On Southern Antebellum Railroads 1828 1860

Railroading in its heyday

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Travel On Southern Antebellum Railroads, 1828–1860
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