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Metropolitan Corridor: Railroads and the American Scene #2019

Metropolitan Corridor Railroads and the American Scene An engaging and delightfully illustrated account of the impact of railroads on the American built environment and on American culture from the last decades of the nineteenth century to the s

  • Title: Metropolitan Corridor: Railroads and the American Scene
  • Author: John R. Stilgoe
  • ISBN: 9780300034813
  • Page: 304
  • Format: Paperback
  • Metropolitan Corridor: Railroads and the American Scene By John R. Stilgoe, An engaging and delightfully illustrated account of the impact of railroads on the American built environment and on American culture from the last decades of the nineteenth century to the 1930 s.

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    1 thought on “Metropolitan Corridor: Railroads and the American Scene

    1. Interesting concept to cover the built environment around railroads and their perceptions from 1880 1930, but the concept ultimately gets repetitive.Incredible to think how much change came in that era, and how much would come in the next 30 years.

    2. In John R Stilgoe s Metropolitan Corridor Railroads and the American Scene, Stilgoe uses fiction, photography, advertisements, magazines, trade journals, and other source material to discuss the metropolitan corridor, or railroad line landscapes and architecture, from 1880 1935 Stilgoe argues that this is a fourth type of landscape that cannot be labeled as purely rural, urban, or suburban Overall, Stilgoe shows that the trains and their right of ways and adjacent factory complexes, electricity [...]

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