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Transportation -- History -- Archival resources -- Environmentalism

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Canal Zone railroad crosstie

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 0070
Abstract Section of railroad crosstie from the first railroad in Panama; "It was necessary to bore holes for the spikes owing to hardness [of the lignum vitae used for the tie]".
Dates: circa 1855

Railroad commemorative stone

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 0048
Abstract Section of rail of the first railroad in America (1826, Massachusetts), attached to a granite block.
Dates: 1826