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1Title:  Showing the way   
 Alt. Title:  Railway age   
 Notes:  Reprinted from Railway age, December 17, 1921. Description of the performance of the Rock Island Mountain type locomotives. 
 Extent:  [2], 33-68 p. : ill. ; 31 cm. 
 Subjects:  Locomotives -- Performance

 
Collection:  Hagley Library 
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2Title:  Valve pilot tape talks   
 Creator:  Wait, William Bell, 1872- | Valve Pilot Corporation 
 Publication:  Valve Pilot Corp, New York, c1943- 
 Notes:  "Value pilot tape talks were first issued in leaflet form to provide brief illustrated comment relating to records of locomotive performance ..."--Preface, book one. Book one consists of numbers 1-32. 
 Extent:  v. : ill., diagrams ; 28 cm. 
 Subjects:  Locomotives -- Performance

 
Collection:  Hagley Library 
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3Title:  Die Mechanik der Zugförderung   
 Creator:  Nordmann, Hans, 1879- 
 Publication:  Akademie-Verlag, Berlin, 1949. 
 Notes:  "Schrifttum": p.27-28. 
 Extent:  28 p. : diagrs. ; 30 cm. 
 Subjects:  Locomotives -- Performance

 
Collection:  American Philosophical Society 
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4Title:  Valve pilot tape talks   
 Creator:  Wait, William Bell, 1872- | Valve Pilot Corporation 
 Publication:  Valve pilot corporation, New York, [1943- 
 Notes:  "First issued in leaflet form to provide brief illustrated comment relating to records of locomotive performance."--Pref. Vol. 1 consists of numbers 1-32. 
 Extent:  v. illus., diagrs. 28 x 22 cm. 
 Subjects:  Locomotives -- Performance

 
Collection:  Linda Hall Library 
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5Title:  83,000 miles: the story behind the Diesel freight locomotive   
 Creator:  Electro-Motive Corporation 
 Publication:  La Grange, Ill, c1941] 
 Extent:  50, [1] p. incl. front., illus., diagrs. fold. map. 36 x 36 cm. 
 Subjects:  Diesel locomotives | Locomotives -- Performance

 
Collection:  Johns Hopkins University Library 
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6Title:  Locomotive performance: the result of a series of researches conducted by the Engineering Laboratory of Purdue University   
 Creator:  Goss, W. F. M. (William Freeman Myrick), 1859-1928 | Purdue University Engineering Laboratory. 
 Publication:  Wiley, New York, 1907. 
 Extent:  xvi, 439 p. illus. plates, tables, diagrs. 24 cm. 
 Subjects:  Locomotives -- Testing | Locomotives -- Performance

 
Collection:  Linda Hall Library 
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7Title:  Controlled locomotive operation   
 Creator:  Bacon, John L. | Valve Pilot Corporation | Canadian Railway Club 
 Publication:  Valve Pilot Corp, New York, N.Y, [1938] 
 Notes:  Caption title. "Reprinted by permission from the official proceedings Canadian Railway Club, Montreal, December 12, 1938"--Cover. 
 Extent:  11 p. : ill. ; 31 cm. 
 Subjects:  Locomotives -- Valve gears | Locomotives -- Performance

 
Collection:  Hagley Library 
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8Title:  Record of runs of compound locomotives, nos. 680, 679, 682, 683, on the Philadelphia and Reading Railroad and Atlantic City Railroad   
 Creator:  Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Co | Atlantic City Railroad Company | Baldwin Locomotive Works 
 Publication:  Baldwin Locomotive Works, Philadelphia, 1894?] 
 Notes:  Title from cover. 
 Extent:  14 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. 
 Subjects:  Baldwin locomotives | Locomotives, Compound -- Testing | Locomotives -- Performance

 
Collection:  Hagley Library 
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9Title:  Locomotive data   
 Creator:  Baldwin Locomotive Works 
 Publication:  Baldwin Locomotive Works, Philadelphia,  
 Notes:  Pocket notebooks containing formulas and tables, including metric conversion. One copy is edition of 1920. 
 Extent:  2 
 Subjects:  Baldwin Locomotive Works | Locomotives -- Dynamics | Locomotives -- Performance

 
Collection:  Hagley Library 
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10Title:  Performance and cost of locomotive engines employed on the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, during the month of January, 1859   
 Creator:  Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company Machinery Dept. 
 Publication:  s.n, Baltimore, 1859] 
 Notes:  Wrapper title; at head: Machinery Department. All tables. 
 Extent:  8 p. ; 26 cm. 
 Subjects:  Locomotives -- Performance | Railroads -- Maryland -- Cost of operation | Railroads -- West Virginia -- Cost of operation

 
Collection:  Library Company 
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11Title:  Mendes Cohen report on the economy of a new system of working the engines on the Baltimore and Ohio Rail Road Company   
 Publication:  Hagley Museum and Library: Manuscripts and Archives Department 1854 
 Extent:  1 item 
 Subjects:  Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company. | Cohen, Mendes, 1831-1915 | Hayes, S.J. (Samuel J.), 1816-1882. | Latrobe, Benj. H. (Benjamin Henry), 1807-1878. | Locomotives--Fuel consumption. | Locomotives--Performance. | Railroads--Maryland. | Winans, Ross, 1796-1877.

 
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12Title:  Report on the economy of a new system of working the engines on the Baltimore and Ohio Rail Road Company, 1854   
 Creator:  Cohen, Mendes, 1831-1915 
 Notes:  The report covers a series of tests and improvements conducted in 1853-1854 with the aim of reducing flue wear and tear and fuel consumption in the large coal-burning engines built by Winans and popularly known as "camels."  
 Extent:  1 
 Subjects:  Cohen, Mendes, -- 1831-1915 | Hayes, S. J. -- (Samuel J.), -- 1816-1882 | Latrobe, Benj. H. -- (Benjamin Henry), -- 1807-1878 | Winans, Ross, -- 1796-1877 | Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company | Locomotives -- Fuel consumption | Locomotives -- Performance | Railroads -- Maryland

 
Collection:  Hagley Library 
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