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|Additional Physical Format:||Print version:
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, 2007
|Material Type:||Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
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|Notes:||Originally published: Milwaukee : Kalmbach, 1970.
|Description:||1 online resource (267 pages) : illustrations, map.|
Enter the Hi : "speedlined" became adjective --
From tip top tap to beaver tail : the train that netted $700,000 in a year --
Ribbed cars and 4-6-4's : what was unprecedented became astounding --
100 hits 100 : a few figures for skeptics to mull over --
Diesels, war, and S.R.O. : an all-out war, all-out Hi's --
Famous 15 : the locomotive that sold the steam-powered Milwaukee Road on diesels --
Skytops and super domes : more diesels and enough new cars to make a 2 1/2-mile Hi --
Yellow paint and red ink : for President Crippen, "an unhappy task" --
North woods Hiawatha : the Hi that was the fisherman's friend --
Olympian Hiawatha : to fill a void, " a perfect train" --
Chippewa-Hiawatha : where aging Pacifics dimmed their headlights for deer.
|Series Title:||Fesler-Lampert Minnesota heritage book series.|