The Hook & Eye: A History of the Iowa Central Railway

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The Hook and Eye: A History of the Iowa Central Railway - Hofsommer, Don L, and University of Minnesota Press (Creator)

Fearing the rapacious power of Chicago's railroad system in the mid-1900s, Iowa Central Railway supporters fought for a north-south route across the state that would link Minneapolis and St. Paul with St. Louis. Such a route would put the needs of Iowa's citizens first and provide transportation for the state's agricultural and industrial trade. ... Read More

The Hook and Eye: A History of the Iowa Central Railway 2005, University of Minnesota Press, Minneapolis, MN

ISBN-13: 9780816644971

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