A Conversation With John J. Bernet, Railroad Director for the Van Sweringens

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In the early 20th century, Cleveland's Van Sweringen brothers bought the Nickel Plate Railroad and developed the Terminal Tower, Shaker Heights and the Shaker Rapid. See railroad expert Michael Connor bring John J. Bernet, the Van Sweringens' chief railroad director, to life. Learn about Bernet, the railroad and his many accomplishments for rail and the community.