Information from the following sources was used in the compilation of these webpages. We encourage you to consult these works to broaden your knowledge of Catherine L. Gibbon and her accomplishments.
1880 United States Federal Census. Year: 1880; Census Place: Bethlehem, Albany, New York; Roll: T9_808; Family History Film: 1254808; Page: 652.4000; Enumeration District: 64; Image: 0735.
The History of Railroad Innovations: inventors.about.com/library/inventors/blrailroad.htm
Paine, Charles. The Elements of Railroading. A Series of Short Essays Reprinted from the Railroad Gazette. The Railroad Gazette, New York: 1895. (copyright 1884 by The Railroad Gazette.)
Women in Transportation: www.fhwa.dot.gov/wit/page1.htm