[View from Mount Pilatus]

[View from Mount Pilatus]

Date: 1965
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of Pilatus Mountain in Switzerland. The photograph was taken while descending the mountain. A patch of grass intersects the bottom foreground. The valley is visible below the grass. Two red buildings are visible in the valley. Other mountains are visible in the distance.
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[Railroad switchpoint]

[Railroad switchpoint]

Date: 1965
Creator: Gough, Ray
Description: Photograph of the cogwheel railroad station on Mount Pilatus in Switzerland. A red rail car is visible in the foreground traveling uphill. The station is visible in the background.
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The Development of Railroads in Oklahoma

The Development of Railroads in Oklahoma

Date: 1948
Creator: McDonough, Terrence C.
Description: This thesis is a study of the growth and expansion of railroads in Oklahoma.
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Transportability Studies : ML-1 Nuclear Power Plant

Transportability Studies : ML-1 Nuclear Power Plant

Date: April 1960
Creator: Blakley, J. W.; Alcorn, J. S.; Del Valle, L. G.; Healy, P. W.; Moran, D. H. & Scott, W. S.
Description: Report that discusses programs to determine the transportability of the ML-1 nuclear power plant via railroad, tractor-trailer, and aircraft.
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A Comparative History of Certain Phases of Early Railway Construction, Financing, and Administration in England, France, Germany, and the United States

A Comparative History of Certain Phases of Early Railway Construction, Financing, and Administration in England, France, Germany, and the United States

Date: June 1940
Creator: Fisher, George William
Description: This thesis contrasts railroading history in England, France, Germany, and the United States to highlight the differences and similarities between them.
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Development of Basic Industries and Railroads in Russia to 1932

Development of Basic Industries and Railroads in Russia to 1932

Date: 1949
Creator: Cottrelle, Jesse Stephen
Description: Russia's position as one of the two greatest powers in the world of today is generally known. Industrial development, on of the factors that has played the major role in raising her to this position, is too often slighted in studies in favor of political and social matters. Her industrial development is unparalleled; it is completely single and unique. Because of all these factors the writer has endeavored to trace the development of Russia's basic industries and railroads up to 1932.
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Factors Affecting the Efficient Performance of the Thai State Railway Authority: a Time-Series Data Analysis

Factors Affecting the Efficient Performance of the Thai State Railway Authority: a Time-Series Data Analysis

Date: August 1988
Creator: Chalermpol Waitayangkoon
Description: The Thai State Railway Authority (RSR) is a public enterprise in Thailand. As an organization its performance is subject to the argument of contingency theorists that operating efficiency is dependent upon various factors both in the internal and external environments of the enterprise. Most of the internal factors are those that organization theorists in the developed world have identified such as goals and objectives, resources, and organization structures. Meanwhile, external factors such as political, economic and social conditions of the society are regarded as indirect factors that have less importance than do the internal factors. Scholars of the developing world have argued that political, social and economic conditions in the society are as important as internal factors. These factors may have a very significant influence on the enterprises and on the society as a whole. Consequently, public enterprises in developing countries always encounter the same problem of operating inefficiency. The RSR is selected as a case study because of its advantages over the other public enterprises in Thailand in terms of size of operation, length of service, and data availability. For the purpose of this project, data are collected from 1960 to 1984 for longitudinal analysis. The methods of analysis ...
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[News Script: Murder charged in railroader's death]

[News Script: Murder charged in railroader's death]

Date: March 3, 1955
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about James Williams, charged with the murder of his employer, Albert A. Pfaff while working on a railroad section.
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[News Script: Wreckage is Cleared from MKT Rail Line]

[News Script: Wreckage is Cleared from MKT Rail Line]

Date: September 20, 1956
Creator: WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.)
Description: Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, covering a news story about clearing 16 smashed railroad cars from the Missouri-Kansas-Texas line north of Grandview.
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[Transcript of letter from Jo S. Wallace to Charles Moore, April 16, 1871]

[Transcript of letter from Jo S. Wallace to Charles Moore, April 16, 1871]

Date: April 16, 1871
Creator: Wallace, Jo S.
Description: Transcript of a letter from Jo S. Wallace to Charles Moore discussing a freeze that destroyed a portion of a fruit crop, family affairs, taxes, and of people intending to go to Texas.
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[Letter from Jo S. Wallace to Charles Moore, April 16, 1871]

[Letter from Jo S. Wallace to Charles Moore, April 16, 1871]

Date: April 16, 1871
Creator: Wallace, Jo S.
Description: Letter from Jo S. Wallace to Charles Moore discussing a freeze that destroyed a portion of a fruit crop, family affairs, taxes, and of people intending to go to Texas.
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[Transcript of letter from L. B. Harris to Charles Moore, March 5, 1871]

[Transcript of letter from L. B. Harris to Charles Moore, March 5, 1871]

Date: March 5, 1871
Creator: Harris, L. B.
Description: Transcript of a letter from L. B. Harris regarding business dealings, health, sending money through the mail by railroad. There is a short list of goods and property at the bottom of the transcript.
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[Letter from L. B. Harris to Charles Moore, March 5, 1871]

[Letter from L. B. Harris to Charles Moore, March 5, 1871]

Date: March 5, 1871
Creator: Harris, L. B.
Description: Letter from L. B. Harris regarding business dealings, health, sending money through the mail by railroad. On the back there is a short list of goods and property.
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Inspections and preventive maintenance services for buildings and structures, grounds, roads and pavements, railroads

Inspections and preventive maintenance services for buildings and structures, grounds, roads and pavements, railroads

Date: September 1946
Creator: United States. War Department.
Description: "This Technical Manual provides information to help the post engineer formulate and carry out a preventative maintenance program for buildings, structures, roads, runways, railroads, grounds, pest control, and related phases of real property maintenance."
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Railway shop battalion.

Railway shop battalion.

Date: November 29, 1940
Creator: United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers.
Description: "This manual explains the organization and operation of railway shop battalion for employment on a standard military railway. Its purpose is to assist railway shop battalion officers in the training and operation of their units, and to guide command and staff officers charged with the employment of railway shop battalions."
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