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Title: A Great Day for Elmira: An Illustrated History of Twentieth-Century Grade Crossing Elimination Projects in Elmira and Elsewhere in New York 
Series: Memoir No. 28
Authors: Stein, Geoffrey N. .
Publish Year: 2009  NYSM ID: M.28 
Page-Plate-Fig: 426 pp., 418 images
Category: Historical
Disiplines: General History
Price: $39.95  
SKU:   ISBN: 1555571492 
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Keywords: , Elmira, history, Twentieth-Century, grade, crossing, railroad, train 
Description: The collection of images providing the core material for this work documents in exquisite detail the historical appearance of Elmira and several other New York places affected by the large-scale civil engineering projects that eliminated grade crossings. Taken by NYS Department of Public Works photographers, the full range of project images provide their viewers not only with pre-construction survey pictures but also with construction photographs (called  
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