State and Federal Government Publications

Railroad Publications
Railroad publicity departments published materials for the general public, investors and their employees. Most of these materials were never copyrighted. The railroads sometimes explicitly encouraged their duplication.

Trade Publications
Trade Associations promote a particular industry and lobby the government. Most of these materials were never copyrighted.

Reference Books

General Publications
There are many books and other publications that include transportation history. Although most were copyrighted, many early texts are now in the public domain and can be shared via the web.

Links to other sites with online texts

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