The Race to Electrify America
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Train sounds from http://www.grsites.com
PRR D1 locomotive fitted with experimental Westinghouse air brake equipment
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Tesla's Polyphase Alternating Current 500 horse power generator, in
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Tesla's Polyphase Alternating Current exhibit nearby the Westinghouse
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in Chicago. Interior Electricity Building from north gallery, Sept.;
-From Brooklyn Museum Archives, Goodyear Archival Collection (S03_06_01_016
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