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1 "Chesapeake and Ohio Canal" (60% of p. 1 & full-p. of p. 2) in NATIONAL INTELLIGENCER. DC, NOVEMBER 11, 1828.

This is the preamble, resolution, & debate of the 3rd day. (4003480518)
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2 Bill heads (14).
1883-89 
Two of moderate interest & 12 very high interest. Commerce. Transportation. (3707734254)
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3 FIVE AGRICULTURAL EXPERIMENT STATION PUBLICATIONS ON TRUCKS IN AG MARKETING IN OHIO, IOWA AND ILLINOIS
Vp 1924+ 
Five bulletins, all removed. Vg in paper covers. (5982316179)
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4 THE NEW PARAMOUNT 1.

A full four seater sports car... with the new 1 litre engine. Measures 8 x 5", folds out to approx. 11 x 23" w/several illus. Leighton Buzzard, Beds., England, c.1950. Company operated from 1950 to 1956. Transportation. (242338379)
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5 Automobile Legal Association AUTOMOBILE GREEN BOOK. NEW ENGLAND STATES, CANADA AND TRUNK LINES WEST AND SOUTH...
Boston 1925 9 x 5.5" 
859pp. V.g., w/lettering oxidized. About 40pp. Guide to location of various golf clubs. South. (3711175989)
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6 Carr, Jess THE SECOND OLDEST PROFESSION. An Informal History of Moonshining in America.
Englewood Cliffs, NJ (1972) 
xvi,250pp. First ed. Fine in v.g. d.j. (unclipped).By one of Appalachia's most respected authors.No other copy on line (3700324401) 
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7 Chessie System Railroads. RULES QUESTIONNAIRE FOR TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT.
1986 8 vo. 
94pp. (5038875879)
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8 Evans, Cerinda W. COLLIS POTTER HUNTINGTON
Newport News, VA 1954 
Vg. Biography about this transportation entrepreneur. Single vols on line to > thirty (9/14). 2 vol. (6006367833)
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9 Fink, Henry REGULATION OF RAILWAY RATES ON INTERSTATE FREIGHT TRAFFIC.
NY 1905 
236pp. Fink was an early president of the Norfolk & Western Rail System, training under Billy Mahone when it was the AM & O ("All Mine & Ophelia's" said Mahone's detractors). V.g. Modest discoloration lower free front corner. Transportation. Technology. (91257784)
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10 Green, P. E. A REVIEW OF CHICAGO PAVING PRACTICE as ptd p. (1)-57 of American Soc of Civil Engrs TRANSACTIONS
New York 1910 
(1)-57pp. Removed. With all illust. (6012400992)
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11 Harrison, Joseph Jr. AN ESSAY ON THE STEAM-BOILER.
Phila. 1873 
55,41,(1)pp. Removed. Fold. plate. With the pink paper patent presentation. Mansell National Union Catalog of Pre-1956 Imprints cites 3 locations, while OCLC locates only one copy. (3016190426)
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12 Intercontinental Railway Commission REPORT OF SURVEYS AND EXPLORATIONS MADE BY CORPS #1...1891-93.
DC 1898 4to 
651pp. This is Vol. I Part II (text & tables) w/emphasis on Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua & Costa Rica. No maps, but several photo illus. & two multi gate-fold panoramic views, one of Salvador & the other from San Miguil to Yucatan. P. 361 to end has the Spanish translation. Maroon cl., some scrapes, e.p. soiled. (3680848230)
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13 Johnson, R. M. Roads (title page but cover says as follows) The State Convict Road Force and the State Press
(Richmond) 1908 c7x5" 
30 (1, bl)(1)pp. 1st and only ed, vg in paper cover but modest damping to top free corner of text.. Many photo illust show this activity, some before and after shots. Quotes from many sources on the benefits of this program. (6032282073) 
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14 Lotter, Georg HANDBUCH ZUM ENTWERFEN REGELSPURIGER DAMPF-LOKOMOTIVEN.
Munchen, etc. 1909 
xii,(2),266,(4)pp. Nine (of 10) brochures, each w/substantial photo illus., map, & text by Robt S. Yard. All in protective cl. folder (age soil). No first ed offered online in U.S., and no copy found in U. S. libraries per OCLC (3/15) (237945511) 
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15 Louisville Courier-Journal Collection of 7 articles by or about HERMAN HAUPT
N.p. 
V.p. 1881. (Uncertain whether clipped from Louisville Courier-Journal, or reprint, elsewhere). Castigates MA for capricious behavior towards Haupt's railroad/tunnel activities. Removed. Together w/"Mineral Oils as Fuel for Locomotives" a three-p. article from Railway Age, 1881. Removed. Together w/"Wooden Railroads" a three-p. news story of unidentified source. Removed. Together w/"Valedictory Address" when Haupt left PA RR in 1852, an eight-p. speech probably clipped from a pamphlet. Removed. Together w/Haupt, H. "Computation of Effect of Gradients". (Phila.), 1871, p. 9-11. Probably text from publ. of Amer. Phil. Assoc. Removed. Together w/(Haupt, Herman). "Comparative Cost of Transporting Through & Local Freight." As ptd in U.S. Railroad & Mining Register, Feb. 14, 1874. Consists of five leaves laid down. A few pencil changes, likely in Haupt's hand. Attribution in intro. text. Haupt, heavily involved in railroads, gained attention for work on Hoosac Tunnel and for work on Civil War railroads. For the seven items... (3855485913)
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16 MacKay, Alexander WESTERN INDIA REPORTS ADDRESSED TO THE CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE OF MANCHESTER, LIVERPOOL, BLACKBURN, AND GLASGOW
London 1853 
xxiv,440pp. W/all three fold maps and fold table. Full calf, both covers w/double gilt and single embossed rule, six panel bkstrp gilt extra, e.p. & all edges mrbld. Top cover loose, durn it! Products of Guzerat and Mahratta; problems such as a need for roads, canals, & irrigation. (5264289276)
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17 Malcolm, Andrew H. and Roger Straus III U.S. 1 AMERICA'S ORIGINAL MAIN STREET
New York 1991 
(36)xvi176pp. First ed. 4to. Fine in fine unclipt dj. (6012765411)
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18 Munroe, H. P. "STEAM BOAT QUICK STEP" (Sheet Music), SMR.
Boston c.1845 
1pp. (3798515076) 
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19 NORFOLK & WESTERN RAILROAD FIRST ANNUAL REPORT.
Phila. 1881 
51pp. Near fine in wrps w/large fold map by Colton (the Cadillac of cartographers) in color. (91262406) 
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20 NORFOLK & WESTERN RAILROAD THIRD ANNUAL REPORT.
Phila. 1883 
28pp. N & W ran through Virginia, West Virginia on into Ohio. No other copy on line. Transportation. (91262317) 
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