Rock Island Railroad In Arkansas

Author: Michael E. Hibblen
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 1439659893
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For nearly 80 years, the Rock Island was a major railroad in Arkansas providing passenger and freight services.

Rock Island Railroad

Author: John Kelly
Publisher: Enthusiast Books
ISBN: 9781583882658
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The popular Rock Island Railroad stretched from Chicago to Arkansas, Colorado, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Tennessee and Texas with passenger and freight service, and included the Peoria ...

American Shortline Railway Guide

Author: Edward A. Lewis
Publisher: Kalmbach Publishing, Co.
ISBN: 9780890242902
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The Arkansas & Louisiana Missouri Railway was organized on July 31. 1920. as
successor to the A&LM. The present ... 1876, as a 3-foot gauge line. The Choctaw
. Oklahoma & Gulf (Rock Island) purchased the Hot Springs Railroad in 1902.

North American Locomotives

Author: Brian Solomon
Publisher: Voyageur Press
ISBN: 1610586859
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Spanning more than 150 years of railway locomotive technology, this invaluable volume examines the wide variety of steam, diesel, and electric locomotives that have powered North American railroads through the decades.

When The Railroad Leaves Town

Author: Joseph P. Schwieterman
Publisher: Truman State Univ Press
ISBN: 1931112142
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Eighteen years after the departure of its last train, Booneville's former Grier eat-
ing house and railroad station crumbles from neglect. ... (Photo by author.)
ranging from the vast Oklahoma plains to the heavily forested slopes of Magazine
Mountain (the highest point in Arkansas), east of Booneville. ... As the Rock
Island scaled back, it reduced the num- ber of crews based in Booneville to only
a few. By the ...

The Great American Mosaic An Exploration Of Diversity In Primary Documents 4 Volumes

Author: Gary Y. Okihiro
Publisher: ABC-CLIO
ISBN: 1610696131
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Jeff's face was a picture of agony and despair. ... After the train crossed the
Arkansas line, Mitchell, who had purchased a first-class ticket, was ordered to the
black section in the second-class coach. ... the line of the Chicago, Rock Island &
Pacific Railway Company from Chicago to Hot Springs, Arkansas, in violation of
the ...

Smoke Over Oklahoma

Author: Augustus J. Veenendaal
Publisher: University of Oklahoma Press
ISBN: 080615795X
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The Railroad Photographs of Preston George Augustus J. Veenendaal. 6 Local
tradition maintains that this is the first Frisco train ... With the opening of the
Unassigned Lands in 1889 the Rock Island jumped on the bandwagon and
extended this line south to Minco, just north of Chickasha, ... Many place-names
along the line in Missouri and Arkansas are a vivid reminder of the Dutch
financial presence.

Folk Songs Of The Catskills

Author: Norman Cazden
Publisher: SUNY Press
ISBN: 9780873955805
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Texts of The State of Arkansas are so clearly reminiscent of this Rock Island Line
that we can be sure that at some point, either one ... It is just in these areas that
specific texts like #93 have turned up, with titles denoting either a railroad or an
equivalent ... The sequence of images in The Rock Island Line that appears
regularly in versions of The State of Arkansas, ... on to further mention of poor
meals of "corn-dodger" and to hoisting of the "turkey" to walk down the railbed,
road, or track.

Code Of Federal Regulations

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(b) The draw of the Southern Railway bridge, mile 1.1 at Mobile, shall open on
signal if at least five days notice is given. ... (a) Across the Arkansas River, the
draws of the Cotton Belt railroad (Rob Roy) bridge, mile 67.4, the Chicago, Rock
Island, and Pacific railroad ... the audible signal stops and the draw lowers and
locks if the photoelectric boat detection system detects no obstruction under the