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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 Chessie System Railroads. RULES QUESTIONNAIRE FOR TRANSPORTATION DEPARTMENT.
1986 8 vo. 
94pp. (5038875879)
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7 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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8 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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9 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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10 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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11 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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12 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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13 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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14 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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15 Permanent Internat'l Assoc. of Navigation Congresses X. Congress-Milan TRANSPORT OF CARGO BY "FERRY-BOATS".
Brussels 1905 
Wrps, v.g. One w/fold plt. These incl. Ashby: U.S.; Rota: Italy, etc.; & Cucchini: Venice. Naval. Railroads. Military. 3 vol. (4267927239)
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16 State Corporation Commission EIGHTH ANNUAL REPORT (ALL CANALS, RAILROADS, ELECTRIC RAILWAYS)
Richmond 1911 
1512pp. PLUS Appendix to same (General Orders, Rules & Regulations). Both 3/4 lea and mrbld bds. Small sticker scars. One inner jt repaired. (5963730810)
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17 State Corporation Commission ELEVENTH ANNUAL REPORT OF THE STATE CORPORATION COMMISSION OF VIRGINIA FOR THE YEAR ENDING DECEMBER 31, 1913 and APPENDIX (CANALS, RAILROADS, ELECTRIC RAILROAD, AND TELEGRAPH)
Richmond 1914 
694, 1216 p. First vol has new bkstrp and rear inner jt repaired. Second vol good, top cover jt weakening. Both w/ lib sticker on lea. 2 vol. (6013210812)
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18 State Corporation Commission of Virginia APPENDIX TO ELEVENTH ANNUAL REPORT (and) TWELFTH ANNUAL REPORT
Richmond 1914+15 
First vol w/o covers, tp loose. Second half lea, covers loose w/ sticker scar. 2 vol. (5964581121)
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19 Tarver, M. & H. Cobb THE WESTERN JOURNAL AND CIVILIAN, DEVOTED TO AGRICULTURE, MANUFACTURES, MECHANIC ARTS, INTERNAL IMPROVEMENT, COMMERCE, PUBLIC POLICY & POLITE LIT.
St Louis 1851 
435, ads -(4)pp. This is vol. 7, lacking at Univ. Missouri, Newberry, MWA, and U KY. V.g. w/foxing & new bkstrp. Topics include railroad from St Louis to New Orleans, coffee (6 pp.), Charter of No. Missouri RR., commercial imports over last 5 years (7 pp.), Marcy - Ft Smith to Santa Fe (8 pp.). (5325390195)
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20 Thorton, W. W. THE LAW OF RAILROAD FENCES AND PRIVATE CROSSINGS.
Indianapolis 1892 
xlvii,590pp. First ed. This copy full law calf, 4" separation commencing bottom of front hinge. Author wrote several works of Indiana law. Real Estate. Transportation. (4314977781)
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