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Title Recollections of a civil engineer. Experiences in New York, Iowa, Nebraska, Dakota, Illinois, Missouri, Minnesota and Colorado
Author Ainsworth, Danforth Hurlburt
Date 1901
Document Type Rare Book
Region New York; Iowa; Nebraska; The Dakotas; Illinois; Missouri; Minnesota; Colorado
Keywords railroad, engineering, canals, roads, pioneer
Theme Railroads, Transportation and Urban History
Place of Publication Newton, Iowa
Additional Information From the Colton Storm catalogue: "Ainsworth's vivid account of railroad building, civil engineering, farm and pioneer life from 1850 was apparently compiled from day-by-day diaries which are occasionally quoted or mentioned."
Library The Newberry Library
Copyright The Newberry Library
Collection Everett D. Graff Collection of Western Americana
Reference Graff 24
Catalogue Link The Newberry Library Catalogue