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The Westinghouse atmospheric brake, 1869, the first locomotive equipped by George Westinghouse with compressed air power brakes for regular road service.

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99336
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Collection

Pageant of America" Collection

v.4 - The March of commerce

(unpublished photographs)

Railroads

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1860 - 1920
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Topics
Railroad locomotives
Physical Description
Extent: 21 x 27 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: 9c59a410-c612-012f-b7c7-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Created (Approximate)
  • 2014: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Westinghouse atmospheric brake, 1869, the first locomotive equipped by George Westinghouse with compressed air power brakes for regular road service." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860 - 1920. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b83b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. "The Westinghouse atmospheric brake, 1869, the first locomotive equipped by George Westinghouse with compressed air power brakes for regular road service." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 29, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b83b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1860 - 1920). The Westinghouse atmospheric brake, 1869, the first locomotive equipped by George Westinghouse with compressed air power brakes for regular road service. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47d9-b83b-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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The Westinghouse atmospheric brake, 1869, the first locomotive equipped by George Westinghouse with compressed air power brakes for regular road service.