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James Forgie Papers, 1890-1946, 1949

Author:
Forgie, James
Collector:
Work and Industry, Division of, NMAH, SI
History of Technology, Division of, NMAH, SI
Mechanical and Civil Engineering, Division of [former name], NMAH, SI
Subject:
Pennsylvania Railroad
Physical description:
38.8 cu. ft.; 76 boxes
Type:
Patents
Collection descriptions
Business records
Drawings
Reports
Correspondence
Photographs
Contracts
Legal documents
Clippings
Blueprints
Place:
New York (N.Y.)
Hudson River
Date:
1890
1890-1949
1890-1946, 1949
1890-1940
1900-1950
1890-1900
1890-1960
20th century
Notes:
New York tunnel engineer.
Summary:
The papers contain correspondence, reports, drawings, blueprints, cost estimates, contracts, specifications, regulations, legal documents, photographs, profiles, diagrams, clippings, and publications concerning projects with which Forgie was associated, including the Hudson River Vehicular Tunnel, the Holland Tunnel, the Mid-town Hudson Tunnel, and Pennsylvania Railroad tunnels in New York. Also included are publications and patents on subaqueous tunneling, subway stations, and bridges, and material on the Forgie submarine.
Topic:
Subways
Tunnels
Bridges
Transportation
Local number:
2007.3207 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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