The steam locomotive "John Bull" was built in 1831 and ran for 35 years, pulling trains of passen
Association of American Railroads
Grade Range: K-12
Resource Type(s): Reviewed Websites
Date Posted: 9/10/2008
The AAR Website promotes the utilization of freight rail as a viable, eco-friendly, alternative to trucks when hauling freight across the United States, and all of North America. AAR members include the major freight railroads in the United States, Canada and Mexico, as well as Amtrak, and are based in Washington, DC.