Vintage Railroad Trade Publications.

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Vintage Railroad Trade Publications.

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Old trade journals are a great place to research anything to do with America's industrial age and Railroads in particular. Take a look at some of the journals of the time.
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There were many of these publications during the steam era.
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All of these were found in google books or www.archive.org
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The artwork in these magazines is beautiful.
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And a few more.
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There were trade journals for almost anything steam related.
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And more:
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Google books has thousands of them.
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And some others.
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Even more.
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Googe books and archive.com are where all of these journals were found.
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Here are a few from the automobile industry.
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A few more.
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The list goes on....
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A few "new" ones.
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A few recent finds.
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More publications
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Anyone have any old copies lying around the house?
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