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Argument of Franklin B. Gowen, Esq. Before the Joint Committee of the Legislature of Pennsylvania
From cover: 'Argument of Franklin B. Gowen, Esq. before the joint committee of the legislature of Pennsylvania, appointed to inquire into the affair of the Philadelphia and Reading Coal and Iron Company an the Philadelphia and Reading Railroad Company. At Atlantic City, New Jersey, July 29th and 30th, 1875, on behalf of said company. Specially reported by D. F. Murphy.'
Gowen, Franklin B. (Franklin Benjamin), 1836-1889
Philadelphia and Reading Coal and Iron CompanyPhiladelphia & Reading Railroad Co.
Press of Helfenstein, Lewis & Greene
Secret societies--United StatesCoal mines and mining--PennsylvaniaCoal miners--PennsylvaniaCoal-tar industryCompetition--Government policyRailroads and state--Economic aspectsCoal tradeConsolidation and merger of corporationsConsolidation and merger of corporations--Law and legislation--U.S. statesRailroad holding companies
Atlantic City (N.J.)
Molly Maguires (Organization)
1 book (114 pages, 2 folded leaves of plates) : ill., maps. ; 23 cm
Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library
Pam (2 copies)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Published Collections Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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