Letter Concerning The GM&O Railroad's Need To Replace Steam With Diesel Locomotives

This letter addresses the complaints of the Gulf, Mobile, and Ohio Railroad upon hearing that their request for new diesel locomotives has been turned down. The GM&O argues that old steam locomotives need to be replaced with more cost effective diesel engines.

Subject

Railroads

Creator

Records of the Office of Defense Transportation,
Record Group 219

Source

Railway Transport Department Files, 1942-1946

Date

October 3, 1943

Rights

National Archives at Atlanta

Format

Textual Document, 3 pages

Identifier

National Archives Identifier 6925612

Coverage

Mobile (Ala.)

Original Format

Paper
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