Staten Island Rapid Transit

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Blacks are required to give up ownership of cattle, horses, and sheep. As the country expanded westward, provisions were made for slavery to continue. No reliable figures exist for how much construction of the line cost. Both legs were badly bruised, though it is hoped no bones were broken. Howard Stager who has been an operator for forty years), Lewis Graeff, The Call of December 27, 1935 automobile was struck by train Number seven on the Union Street crossing. Kemmerling were: Mary and Carrie Fidler, also of Summit Station.

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Publisher: Arcadia Library Editions (June 22, 2015)

ISBN: 1531674518

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