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Glory Years Of The Pennsylvania Turnpike The

ISBN 10 : 9781467124041
ISBN 13 : 1467124044

The Pennsylvania Turnpike was opened to traffic on October 1, 1940. Built using the right-of-way and unfinished tunnels of the never completed South Pennsylvania Railroad, it was a..


Vanderbilt S Folly

ISBN 10 : OCLC:43742453
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The Pennsylvania Turnpike

ISBN 10 : 9781439631843
ISBN 13 : 1439631840

The Pennsylvania Turnpike is one of the best-known highways in the United States. Most Pennsylvania Turnpike travelers are unaware that its construction was inspired by the route o..



Along The Appalachian Trail

ISBN 10 : 9781467116060
ISBN 13 : 1467116068

It was in the early 1900s atop a summit in Vermont that Benton MacKaye envisioned a hiking path along the crest of the Appalachians, beginning in the New England states and extendi..


The William Penn Highway

ISBN 10 : 9781439655405
ISBN 13 : 1439655405

The William Penn Highway was a major route through the Appalachian Mountains between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh throughout the 20th century. Established in 1916, a decade prior to..


Braddock S Road

ISBN 10 : 9781625845689
ISBN 13 : 1625845685

In 1755, Major General Edward Braddock and two army regiments set out from Alexandria with the objective of capturing Fort Duquesne, near present-day Pittsburgh. To transport their..