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Buried trolley tracks salvaged to aid war program. Removing abandoned trolley tracks to provide much needed scrap for Uncle Sam. Here, in Asheville, North Carolina, a local inventor demonstrates his "railjerk" for doing the trick. He claims his device, employing three men, can pry loose a mile of track a day

Buried trolley tracks salvaged to aid war program. Removing abandoned trolley tracks to provide much needed scrap for Uncle Sam. Here, in Asheville, North Carolina, a local inventor demonstrates his "railjerk" for doing the trick. He claims his device, employing three men, can pry loose a mile of track a day

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01/01/1942
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United States. Office of War Information.
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Asheville (N.C.)35.60083, -82.55389
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Library of Congress
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