By Brian Cudahy
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Staten Island's first railroad started in 1860 as a passenger line connecting cities alongside the island's jap shore, with ferry provider from Vanderbilt's touchdown to ny. The Staten Island speedy Transit was once a moment line, in-built 1885. through the nineteenth century, significant jap trunk railroads competed for the hot York freight marketplace.
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A Century of Subways: Celebrating 100 Years of New York's Underground Railways by Brian Cudahy