The Valve World Volume 11

The Valve World Volume 11

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1914 edition. Excerpt: ... every railroad man should be delighted to honor; one whose achievements and personality will grace the highest place we may be prompted to give him among the truly great and useful men of earth. Railroads of British Columbia It is estimated that during 1913, 650 miles of new railway, not including double-tracking, were laid in British Columbia, of which 285 miles are credited to the Grand Trunk Pacific, 21 2 to the Canadian Northern, 7 5 to the Kettle Valley Railway, 65 to the Canadian Pacific, 19 to the Esquimalt & Nanaimo Railway, 18 to the Pacific & Great Eastern, 5 to the Victoria, Vancouver & Eastern, and one-half mile to the Western Canada Power Co. There were also 66 miles of doubletracking, 59 of which is credited to the Canadian Pacific, and 7 to the Victoria, Vancouver & Eastern. The Amur Railway has been opened to Blagovestchensk, Siberia. report recently issued by the Foreign Trade Committee of the Business Men's League, of St. Louis. In securing material for this valuable report and preparing it for publication the following collaborated: J. A. Lewis, Chairman, Cashier National Bank of Commerce; James F. Coyle, Vice-Chairman, of James F. Coyle & Co., William Flewellyn Saunders, Secretary; E. H. Boehnken, manager of the St. Louis Branch of Crane Co.; O. L. Biebinger, secretary Mallinckrodt Chemical Works; Philip A. Becker, secretary and treasurer George F. Dittmann Boot & Shoe Co.; John K. Broderick, sales manager Broderick & Bascom Rope Co.; A. D. Brown, president Hamilton-Brown Shoe Co.; George W. Brown, president The Brown Shoe Co.; A. W. Douglas, vicepresident Simmons Hardware Co.; E. A. Faust, second vice-president AnheuserBusch Brewing Association; W. A. Layman, president and...show more

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  • Paperback | 148 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 8mm | 277g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236952456
  • 9781236952455