Michelle Jacques with John Beljean,Foreword by Kim Williams's Delaware Valley Railway: 1901-1937 (Images of Rail) PDF

By Michelle Jacques with John Beljean,Foreword by Kim Williams

ISBN-10: 1467126152

ISBN-13: 9781467126151

ISBN-10: 1540216519

ISBN-13: 9781540216519

From 1901 to 1937, the lone engine of the Delaware Valley Railway chugged up and down its solitary song, from the Stroudsburgs to Bushkill. It was once a time of heady customers because the inns of the Delaware Water hole driven north up the valley. Modest farmhouses turned holiday boardinghouses, and a few then blossomed into grand motels. The railway introduced in tourists through the carload, however it used to be not only approximately tourism. The dinkey hauled in coal for wintry weather warmth and hauled out lumber, dairy, and farm produce that saved the farmers in money. Farm young children commuted to city to earn their highschool levels. For greater than a new release, the dinkey’s whistle blowing over the valley associated its humans and places.

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