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Arcadia Publishing Acquires The History Press

Arcadia Publishing Acquires The History Press Inc.

Charleston, SC — Arcadia Publishing has announced the acquisition of The History Press Inc., a wholly owned US based subsidiary of UK based The History Press Ltd, in a private sale. The deal creates the largest publisher of local and regional books in the U.S. with a staggering combined total of more than 12,000 titles available for sale.

PRR Rail Yard in Southwest

I am looking for images and/or layouts of the Pennsylvania Railroad rail yard that once existed in Southwest near the Bureau of Engraving and Printing near 14th and D Streets and the 14th Street Bridge. The Mandarin Oriental occupies some of the area currently. Any help would be much appreciated.

Franklin Noll

Consulting Historian, Bureau of Engraving and Printing