Riding the Rails in the USA: Trains in American Life

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Riding the Rails in the USA: Trains in American Life - Sandler, Martin W

Preachers railed against it: "Traveling at speeds up to 20 miles per hour went against the Lord's plan!" Doctors told their patients that traveling on it would cause serious physical and mental ailments, including the boiling of the blood. Newspapers cried out, "It is a topsy-turvy, harum-scarum whirligig!" But it didn't matter: America loved the ...

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