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Your Great Northern Railway Welcomes You!  is an undated (post-1956) brochure which introduces new employees to work on the railroad. 

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Front and back covers

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Welcome to the Great Northern from President John Budd

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Growth of the Great Northern (History of the GN and James J. Hill)

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Continue history and story of the William Crooks

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Rocky Mountain Goat trademark and purpose of the GN

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Organizational Goals and Safety First

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Safety Suggestions and Payday

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Taxes & Deductions; Complaints; Labor Organizations

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Land of the Great Northern (system map)

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We Expect Certain Things From You

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Courtesy; Paid Vacations; Free Travel Privileges

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University Scholarships; Opportunity For Promotion

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Railway Management and Board of Directors; General information

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Railway data; Railway worker slang

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More Railway worker slang and organization

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Index and Clear Track ahead with Great Northern!
(How appropriate:  The index features a picture of Mount Index in Washington State)