Hounds of the Road by Carlton Jackson
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Hounds of the Road
By Carlton Jackson

Hounds of the Road

A History of the Greyhound Bus Company Revised edition

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Hounds of the Road by Carlton Jackson

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The bus system that came to be known as the Greyhound Bus Company was founded by Carl Eric Wickman, an enterprising Swede of Hibbing, Minnesota. The first bus was a seven-passenger Hupmobile touring car that was used to transport miners across the Mesaba Iron Range to and from work. Wickman was soon joined by another Swede, Andrew Anderson, and they began operating in earnest the route from a saloon in Hibbing to the fire-hall in Alice. From this lowly beginning grew the Greyhound Corporation, a multi-million dollar company which, through the years, has owned everything from a chain of hamburger restaurants to a soap company.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780879722715
ISBN-10: 0879722711
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 151mm x 15mm)
Pages: 225
Imprint: Bowling Green University Popular Press,US
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press
Publish Date: 31-Dec-2001
Country of Publication: United States

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