Passenger Rail in the Mid-1900s

Professor Joseph Schwieterman talked about the evolution of the nation’s reliance on railroads and passenger trains. He spoke specifically about how… read more

Passenger Rail in the Mid-1900s Professor Joseph Schwieterman talked about the evolution of the nation’s reliance on railroads and passenger trains. He spoke specifically about how many of the Chicago train terminals have been closed or redeveloped and factors that contribute to how the land is reused. He also describes what it means for small towns to lose railroad business. This class is from a course called “Metropolitan Planning and Development.” close

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Passenger Rail in the Mid-1900s

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Program ID:
324218-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Chicago, Illinois, United States
First Aired:
Jun 06, 2015 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
Last Aired:
Jun 15, 2015 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3

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  • Jun 06, 2015 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 07, 2015 | 12:01am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 14, 2015 | 12:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jun 15, 2015 | 5:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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