Brownsville Missouri Pacific Station History Revision 2
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Typed document. The railroad passenger station in Brownsville, Texas that saw service through the Depression, World War II, and the twilight years of rail travel in the United States was a unique structure in many ways. For many of Brownsville’s residents, this building was the prime example of the beautiful architecture which abounds throughout the city. What brought about the need for this station and its construction is an interesting story, and begins with the history of the railroads in south Texas.
© 2017 David N. Currey
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Missouri Pacific Brownsville Depot Collection (BLIBR-0003). UTRGV Digital Library, The University of Texas – Rio Grande Valley