3 edition of Slocum and the Railroad Baron (Slocum Series #157) found in the catalog.
Slocum and the Railroad Baron (Slocum Series #157)
February 1, 1992
by Berkley Publishing Group
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Format||Mass Market Paperback|
|Number of Pages||220|
It seems that in , the estate became property of the University Settlement, a social services program for immigrants and low-income families, which later kept land east of present-day Route 9D while the mansion and primary estate grounds became Craig House Sanitarium, a private psychiatric hospital founded By Dr. C. Jonathan Slocum in Coney Island Avenue used to be called Coney Island Plank Road (built in ) and later the Coney Island and Brooklyn Railroad (instituted in ) ran nearly its entire length. The CI&BR’s president was General Henry Slocum — the same general for which the ill-fated General Slocum steamboat that caught fire on an East River excursion in.
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Laura and the Railroad Baron Series: MONTANA WOMEN By Nancy Pirri Laura's deceased father has hired Matt Black, a railroad baron, to help her run her Montana ranch--and find her a suitable husband.
Hunter Harrison, the revolutionary railroader from Memphis, dramatically turned four publicly traded companies into cash machines. Starting as a laborer when he was a wayward teenager, Harrison spent a half century in the rail business and nearly two decades running Illinois Central, Canadian National, Canadian Pacific, and s: The term robber baron is many times used in history books to be synonymous with unrestrained capitalist, But such a definition is overly general and misleading.
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As Mr. Schafer notes in his book, "More Classic American Railroads," his attempts to reach the Steel City came under fierce opposition against the mighty Pennsylvania Railroad. At the same time he was trying to link the Western Maryland with a point near Pittsburgh. Matt Black is the right hand man of a Minnesota railroad baron who’d been a friend of Laura’s father.
Matt’s been hired to head up a team of railroad workers replacing damaged railroad tracks across Montana and to find a decent man to marry s: 1. The Baron Novels # The Wild Baron / The Offer / The Deception. This painting in Robert Vardeman’s home was used as the cover illustration for “Slocum and the Railroad Baron.” one of the adult Western novels Vardeman wrote under the Jake Logan pen name.
On my journeys through the amazing Flickr Commons, one of the more exciting finds is a collection of late 19th century book covers from the British Library.
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“Many books on the railroad focus on the Big Four and the barons of the UP,” he says. “Workers, including the Irish, receive little attention.
What is more, written history has marginalized.Slocum Joe's basement is an unmarked location in the Commonwealth in Layout Edit. It can be entered via Slocum's Joe, or the Switchboard. Behind a bookshelf under the only working light in the room, there is an elevator that doesn't function.
The elevator is actually an exit from the location The Switchboard below. It can be accessed from.