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Railroads -- Abandonment

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Interstate Commerce Commission railroad abandonment index

Accession: 2014-276

The Transportation Act of 1920 required railroads to file with the Interstate Commerce Commission (ICC) for permission to eliminate tracks from their system. The collections consists of index cards to finance dockets involving the Pennsylvania Railroad, Penn Central Transportation Company, and Conrail.

Dates: 1920s-1985