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railroads and the public

Daniel Willard

railroads and the public

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by Daniel Willard

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    • Subjects:
    • Railroads and state -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Daniel Willard ... to the students of Dartmouth College, Hanover, N. H., March 22, 1915.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE2757.1915 .W6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination22 p.
      Number of Pages22
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6578672M
      LC Control Number15016113
      OCLC/WorldCa6705287

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OCLC Number: Description: iv pages, 1 leaf, pages 24 cm: Contents: The problems stated --The background of present conditions --The pre-war status of the railroads --The place of the railroads in the transportation system --Operating efficiency and economy: railroad management and administration --Railroad labor: service, rights and obligations --Some problems of railroad.

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