The North Carolina Railroad, 1849-1871, and the Modernization of North Carolina
Allen W. Trelease
Publisher: University of North Carolina Press
Imprint: The University of North Carolina Press
| University of North Carolina
Print ISBN: 9.78081E+12
eBook ISBN: 9781469644240
In telling the story of the North Carolina Railroad's independent
years (1849-71), Trelease covers all aspects of the company and its
development, including its construction and rolling stock; its
management, labor force, and labor policies; its passenger and
freight operations; and its role in the Civil War. He also assesses
the impact of the railroad on the economic and social development
of North Carolina.
Originally published in 1991.
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