Railroad Gazette

Railroad Gazette

Discussion of subjects pertaining to ALL DEPARTMENTS of railroad business by
men practically acquainted with them are ... below the maximum reached in 1893
, as will be seen by the following table : 1887 . , 158,963,000 1894 202,752,000
1888 . .171,530,000 1895 . ... The mechanical problems that confront the enTwo
weeks ago we published a letter from Mr. George Westinghouse on draft gear ...

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ISBN: MINN:31951001458749L

Category: Railroads

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Railway Locomotives and Cars

Railway Locomotives and Cars

AMERICAN tary has decided to accept the plates , especially as the Gov.
ernment agent at the works asserts that the remainder ... 1887 , forming the
Railroad and Engineering Journal , the name of which was changed to the
American Engineer and ... The strange part of it is that the French builders have ,
after the defects were discovered , made , apparently the same ... ligence , or the
reverse , on the part of the men who have charge of the mechanical work along
the line of a railroad .

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105211474742

Category: Railroad engineering

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Journal of the Senate of the State of Michigan

Journal of the Senate of the State of Michigan

The annual report of the Fish Commissioner for 1888 has not been received , but
will doubtless be submitted to you , giving full information in regard to the ... In
1887 the Legislatnre authorized the Commissioner of Railroads to appoint a
mechanical engineer as an assistant , whose duty it should be to ... The
questions connected with it form one of the most difficult problems submitted to
you for solution .

Author: Michigan. Legislature. Senate

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ISBN: CHI:74654281

Category: Legislation

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Categories: Legislation

The Street Railway Journal

The Street Railway Journal

R . W . rail , by projecting paving blocks , often Blackwell writes favoring direct
electrici - over two inches above the rail plate , are in ty ... C . I themselves the
most prominent defects ; E . P . HARRIS , Managing Editor . ... in their behalf
against the proposed imhow , but in the place of the nervous , the Iron Works , a
man of great mechanical provement . ... Charles B . Holmes gives | No rail which
permits the lodgement of 158 , 963 , 232 passengers in 1887 , being an some
strong points ...

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ISBN: PRNC:32101051126553

Category: Electric railroads

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Engineering and Mining Journal

Engineering and Mining Journal

A ) , which represents a wheel upon the rail . ... The Mechanical defects in the
rails are only the counterpart of similar flaws pulverization is effected by the
violence and rapidity ... PATENTS GRANTED TUESDAY , APRIL 26TH , 1887 .
vary as ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015084552325

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Journal of the House of Representatives of the State of Michigan

Journal of the House of Representatives of the State of Michigan

The annual report of the Fish Commissioner for 1888 has not been received , but
will doubtless be submitted to you , giving full information in regard to the ... In
1887 the Legislatnre authorized the Commissioner of Railroads to appoint a
mechanical engineer as an assistant , whoxe duty it should be to ... The
questions connected with it form one of the most difficult problems submitted to
you for solution .

Author: Michigan. Legislature. House of Representatives

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ISBN: UOM:39015068530545

Category: Michigan

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Categories: Michigan

Annual Report of the Michigan Railroad Commission

Annual Report of the Michigan Railroad Commission

The mechanical engineer now attached to this department , under the law of
1887 , and who has been upon active duty ... in the shops of our companies has
been maintained , and general immunity from accidents resulting from defective
or ...

Author: Michigan Railroad Commission

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ISBN: MSU:31293008979126

Category: Railroads

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Engineering Mechanics Devoted to Mechanical Civil Mining and Electrical Engineering

Engineering Mechanics Devoted to Mechanical Civil  Mining and Electrical Engineering

June , 1887 . Sprcial Supplement for American Society of Mechanical Engineers .
ABSTRACT OF PAPERS : Notes for Discussion on Cylinder ... R. H , Thurston ,
M. E. , 162-164 Our Coast Defense , its Cost and its Mechanical Problems four
insels ) , by Joseph Morgan , Jr ... SPECIAL REPRINTS : Why the Joy Valve Gear
is not in Favor on American Railroads , The Efficiency of Steam Plants , The
Limiting ...

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ISBN: UIUC:30112089552605

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Engineering Mechanics

Engineering Mechanics

and obtain a respite from his numerous letters and ap struct the curves of
approach and recession , that they have peals . been used as a ... Wm . Sellers &
Co. , in 1887 , a No. ... been adopted as a standard type by several of the
therefore in the line of correcting the defects that became government railroads in
the country of ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015010782111

Category: Engineering

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Categories: Engineering

Engineering News and American Railway Journal

Engineering News and American Railway Journal

Leaving out Sundays and rainy days , there were 1212 days of actual work ,
when the reservoir could not be used on account of ... He designed engineering
societies , of civil , mining , mechanical and electrical engineers , a Fellow of the
American ... Up to 1887 , when Mr. Emery resigned from his position , the steam
company had expended nearly $ 2,000,000 . ... the Cataract Construction Co. ,
explained to the members the principal engineering problems which wer met in
the design ...

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ISBN: IOWA:31858020789081

Category: Engineering

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The American Bookseller

The American Bookseller

Revised and Almanac and Perpetual Calendar of Cabalistic Texts , Gems ,
Talismans , brought up to date , 1887. ... most complete and perfect treatise on
the single subject of needed by students , designers , and foreman in charge of
work --Mechanical Railroad Curves that is published in the English language . ...
Engineering Warren's General Problems in the Linear Perspective of Form , (
London ) .

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ISBN: MINN:31951001892716E

Category: American literature

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E MJ Engineering and Mining Journal

E MJ  Engineering and Mining Journal

A ) , which represents a wheel upon the rail . ... The Mechanical defects in the
rails are only the counterpart of similar flaws pulverization is effected by the
violence and rapidity with which the parin the wheels , and the dynamic effect will
be ...

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ISBN: CORNELL:31924097940195

Category: Engineering

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The Official Railway Guide

The Official Railway Guide

1887 204,000 place is secured along railway lines . ... 1887 29,000 or application
of the word locomotor . ... We have already shown that Canada 56,000 the word "
engineman " is fatally defective in meaning , and are Brazil . ... good shorthand
DVERTISER , AGED TWENTY - SIX , POSSESSING THORthe designing and
construction of public works , and mechanical and longhand writer , telegraph
and ...

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105217270235

Category: Railroads

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The Railroad and Engineering Journal

The Railroad and Engineering Journal

RAILROAD. ACCIDENTS. IN. NEW. YORK . of armament . Yet in the present day
the projectile and battering charge only of our ... and their causes , reThe
complicated nature of the machinery required to load , ported for the years 1887
and 1886 . ... 503 1 , 138 mechanical contrivances . ... but the mechanism of the
show that the increase was not the result of defective conbreech - loading
apparatus is as ...

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ISBN: PRNC:32101048911786

Category: Civil engineering

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Problems of the Railroads

Problems of the Railroads

Every locality that had the railroad recognized that we were such a monopoly. ...
In the main, it has been a good body and railroads have managed to operate at
profits since coming under its jurisdiction in 1887. ... They each have mechanical
air conditioning instead of being ice cooled, as most conventional coaches are.

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce

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ISBN: UCAL:B5167483

Category: Railroads and state

Page: 2355

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Problems of the Railroads

Problems of the Railroads

Every locality that had the railroad recognized that we were such a monopoly . ...
In the main , it has been a good body and railroads have managed to operate at
profits since coming under its jurisdiction in 1887. ... They each have mechanical
air conditioning instead of being ice cooled , as most conventional coaches are .

Author: United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. Subcommittee on Surface Transportation

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ISBN: OSU:32437122530310

Category: Railroads

Page: 2355

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Scribner s Magazine

Scribner s Magazine

The experience was to her magnificent , The total passenger movement in 1887
but the sense of danger was almost ... Nearly everyfriendly twinkle of a signal
lamp , shin- thing used on a railroad has an economic ing faintly , red or white ,
tells the engin- or mechanical value , and if it ... and many minds and hands must
work to- many that were attributed to defects of gether in harmony to insure its
safe ar- ...

Author: Edward Livermore Burlingame

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ISBN: SRLF:A0010132405

Category: American periodicals

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Report of the Proceedings of the Annual Convention of the American Railway Master Mechanics Association

Report of the Proceedings of the     Annual Convention of the American Railway Master Mechanics  Association

American railway master mechanics' association Angus Sinclair ... For twenty
years and more we have been considering the important mechanical problems
pertaining to railway management ; and our discussions and the results of our ...

Author: American railway master mechanics' association

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ISBN: PSU:000019017792

Category: Railroads

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