Casey Jones"s fireman the story of Sim Webb by Nancy Farmer

Cover of: Casey Jones

Published by Phyllis Fogelman Books in New York .

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  • United States.

Subjects:

  • Jones, Casey, 1863-1900 -- Legends.,
  • Webb, Sim -- Legends.,
  • Jones, Casey, 1863-1900 -- Legends.,
  • Webb, Sim -- Legends.,
  • African Americans -- Folklore.,
  • Folklore -- United States.

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Even though the railroad fireman senses danger ahead, he follows his engineer"s command to increase the train"s power so that the mysterious whistle blows.

Edition Notes

Book details

StatementNancy Farmer ; pictures by James Bernardin.
GenreFolklore.
ContributionsBernardin, James, ill.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ8.1.F2225 Cas 1998
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL780934M
ISBN 100803719299
LC Control Number95012821

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The series is set in the late 19th century, featuring the adventures of railroad engineer Casey Jones and the crew of the Cannonball Express steam locomotive, fireman Wallie Sims and conductor Redrock Smith, working for the Midwest and Central Railroad.

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