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An exploration of the impact of trains on American life.
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freight, railway, 19th Century, rail line, locomotive, 1900s, engine, infrastructure, technology, rail, vehicle, travel, 20th century, twentieth century, train, machine, nineteenth century, mechanics, transportation, 1800s
Most distinguished American picture book for children (annually).
Most distinguished contribution to American literature for children (annually).
Distinguished books by authors and illustrators of African descent which
promote an understanding and appreciation of the American dream
Outstanding examples of text, illustration, fiction and nonfiction (four awards annually).
Outstanding work of historical fiction published by a U.S. publisher set in the New World.
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