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From Corn to Commuters: How the Railroad Changed Montgomery County

Presented by Peerless Rockville at Glenview Mansion at Rockville Civic Center Park, Rockville MD

Jul 13, 2023

From Corn to Commuters: How the Railroad Changed Montgomery County

Learn how the coming of the railroad changed the way of life and the future of Montgomery County

Join us for the Glenview Mansion|Peerless Rockville Speaker Series with this illustrated presentation by historian Susan C. Soderberg telling the story of how the arrival of the railroad changed the face of Montgomery County forever. Featured are the railroad stations designed by E. Francis Baldwin, extraordinary feats of engineering such as the curving trestle over Little Seneca Creek and the Bollman Truss viaduct over the Monocacy River, and new suburban and agricultural towns spawned by this ... view more »


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Please arrive 15 minutes before the event to enjoy a light snack and beverage.

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