The Resource The Charleston & Hamburg : a South Carolina railroad and an American legacy, Thomas Fetters, (ebook)

The Charleston & Hamburg : a South Carolina railroad and an American legacy, Thomas Fetters, (ebook)

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The Charleston & Hamburg : a South Carolina railroad and an American legacy
Title
The Charleston & Hamburg
Title remainder
a South Carolina railroad and an American legacy
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Fetters
Title variation
Charleston and Hamburg
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Language
eng
Summary
Many claim that the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad was the first in the United States, but in reality the Charleston & Hamburg was the first to provide regular service to passengers when it opened its doors in Charleston, South Carolina, on Christmas Day 1830. It would ultimately carry people and goods from the Lowcountry to what is now north Augusta. This volume by historian Thomas Fetters presents a fresh new look at the development and operations of America's premier railroad, including surprising information about key players and newly discovered stories about the railroad's role in the American Civil War. A comprehensive account of the Charleston & Hamburg's history from its inception through Reconstruction, The Charleston & Hamburg, with its forgotten stories of America's premier railroad, is a necessary addition to the bookshelves of historians and rail fans alike!
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Midwest
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Fetters, Thomas T
Dewey number
385.09757
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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Railroads
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adult
Label
The Charleston & Hamburg : a South Carolina railroad and an American legacy, Thomas Fetters, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781625843852
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11509449
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remote
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11509449
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MWT11509449
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
The Charleston & Hamburg : a South Carolina railroad and an American legacy, Thomas Fetters, (ebook)
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Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781625843852
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11509449
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11509449
System control number
MWT11509449
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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