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By David Crosby

The Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad, greater referred to as the Lackawanna Railroad, was once prepared in 1851 and thrived at the anthracite coal site visitors originating from the world surrounding Scranton, Pennsylvania. the corporate got here to function a community of song among Hoboken, New Jersey, and Buffalo, big apple, ahead of changing into a part of the Erie Lackawanna Railway in 1960. in the course of the first decade of the 1900s, the railroad underwent a considerable modernization and development venture, which used to be documented widely by means of company-hired photographers. A century later, those photographs offer a desirable perception into the typical workings of a railroad and its interplay with the groups alongside its direction. the vast majority of the railroad territory lined by means of this booklet is still in operation today.

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