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Note how the presence of smoke suggests both the motion of the train, and the use of coal as fuel.
12019-11-18T15:49:57-05:00Kate McDonald306bb1134bc892ab2ada669bed7aecb100ef7d5fWusong Railway (Dianshizhai)16Description of Construction of Wusong Railway, Shanghaiplain2021-07-26T18:23:17-04:0008/26/1884Dianshizhai huabao zunwenge v. 2, p. 96.Dianshizhai huabao zunwenge v. 2, p. 96. Tongjian #: 0103.Public domain.Nathaniel IsaacsonNI-0008Kate McDonald306bb1134bc892ab2ada669bed7aecb100ef7d5f