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Riding the rails of history : the story of the South Shore Line.  

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver IND DVD 385.9972 RIDING THE RAILS OF HISTORY (Text) 34304000951308 Adult - Indiana Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : Do Good Productions, 2016.

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For over a century the South Shore Line has been dutifully serving the communities along the southern shore of Lake Michigan. The 90 mile electric line has been called an economic engine, a cultural lifeline and a rolling piece of history. The South Shore Line has endured many decades of challenges, but has survived them to embody all of these things. Its role as both an exceptional modern commuter rail line and a significant piece of functioning history has earned it a special place in the hearts of railfans and the people it serves. Come learn the story of America's last electric interurban.
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DVD; requires DVD player.
Subject: Chicago, South Shore and South Bend Railroad > History.
Railroads > Indiana > History.
Railroads > Illinois > Chicago Region > History.
Genre: Electric railroads > Indiana > History.
Electric railroads > Illinois > Chicago Region > History.

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