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Three Giant Steps (1950s) New York Central
A promotional film produced in the 1950s for the New York Central Railroad. Highlights include Centralized Traffic Control (CTC) from Buffalo to Cleveland, the Frontier automated hump yard in Buffalo, and “Flexi-Van” piggyback service.
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