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History of the Northern Pacific Railroad

Eugene Virgil Smalley

History of the Northern Pacific Railroad

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Published by Arno Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Northern Pacific Railroad Company -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the ed. published by Putnam, New York.

    StatementEugene Virgil Smalley.
    SeriesMid-American frontier
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHE2791 .N855 1975
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 437 p., [5] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages437
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5182509M
    ISBN 100405068867
    LC Control Number75000120

    Aug 22,  · In , the Northern Pacific Railroad’s military escort under the command of Lt. Col. George A. Custer was attacked by about Sioux and Northern Cheyenne under the . The Western Pacific Railroad was not the largest of the Western Class-One railroads. It wasn't formed until , with completion in However, operating in the shadow of giants like the Southern Pacific, Santa Fe and the Union Pacific, the relatively young WP had to work that much harder to survive. For information on the BN's "fallen flags", the railroads which were merged to create Burlington Northern in NP, see the PSMRE NP page GN, see the PSMRE GN page SP&S, see the PSMRE page "Other Area Railroads 's" CB&Q, see BNSF's history pages. Union Pacific Railroad is the largest railroad in North America. The system serves 23 states.


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financier Jay Cooke, the Northern Pacific "headed in" at Tacoma. "Land Ring Triumphant!" howled Seattle, blowing up a storm of anger and disappointment that, in the wake of the railroad's decision, would result in war - sometimes hot, sometimes cold - between the jilted city and the Northern Pacific for the next 17 years.

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The Northern Pacific Railroad train depot in Lester, Washington, The cargo house stands behind the depot along with the skid-car shack on the far right in the photo.

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