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Long and short haul railroad bill.

United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Interstate Commerce

Long and short haul railroad bill.

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Interstate commerce,
  • Railroads

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesLong and short haul railroad bill, with views of minority
    SeriesS.rp.756
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination33 p.
    Number of Pages33
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16130640M

    Logan told a press conference that if his bill should pass, the railroads would “no longer be subject to the dictation of the great shippers as to rates and facilities.”35 The original Elkins Bill as it passed the Senate also achieved the long-standing railroad objective of legalizing pooling; while the final compromise bill did not. Only one thing was missing -- a railroad to transport men and machinery to open the mine plus trains to haul coal to port. Meanwhile the growing city of Seattle had its own needs. Stung by the Northern Pacific (NP) Railway's decision to establish its West Coast terminus in Tacoma, the entrepreneurs of Seattle decided to build their own railroad. Railroad Bill. K likes. Skiffle group. Facebook is showing information to help you better understand the purpose of a ers: K.


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Long and short haul railroad bill. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Interstate Commerce Download PDF EPUB FB2

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