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Railroads series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, circa 1832-1977

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Collector:
Warshaw, Isadore d. 1969
Subject:
Albany and Susquehanna Railroad Company
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company
Central Vermont Railway Co
Concord & Claremont Railroad
Contoocook Valley Railroad
Illinois Central Railroad Company
Northern Railroad Company (N.H.)
Pennsylvania Railroad
Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Co
Providence and Worcester Railroad Company
Southern Pacific Railroad Company
Sullivan Railroad Company
Union Pacific Railroad Company
b Vermont Central Railroad
Physical description:
45 cubic feet (135 boxes)
Type:
Advertisements
Articles
Business records
Correspondence
Financial records
Guidebooks
Maps
Patents
Periodicals
Photographs
Postcards
Reports
Tickets
Date:
1832
1977
circa 1832-1977
Notes:
The Warshaw Collection items are available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: fees for commercial use. All duplication requests must be approved by Archives Center staff.
Container list, folder level.
Organization:
Subseries 1: Subseries 1: Railroad companies, 1832-1974; arranged alphabetically by company
Subseries 2: Manufacturers and distributors of railroad parts, supplies and equipment, 1860-1970; arranged alphabetically by company
Subseries 3: General works, 1836-1943
Subseries 4: Publications, 1841-1977
Subseries 5: Miscellaneous materials
Summary:
Contains materials relating to railroad companies. The materials consist primarily of correspondence, reports, patent records, pass books, resort guides, timetables, maps, printed advertisements, tickets, photographs, postcards and images from railroad companies. There is also a substantial amount of material from manufacturers and dealers of railroad equipment and supplies and from railroad associations. Reference materials including articles and periodicals are also included.
Cite as:
Railroads series, Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, box ##, folder ###, digital file number ####
Repository Loc.:
Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, MRC 601, Constitution Ave., between 12th and 14th Sts., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20013-7012. Call 202-633-3270 for appointment. Fax: 202-786-2453
Topic:
Railroads
Railroads--Equipment and Supplies
Railroad travel
Digital ID:
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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana ca. 1724-1977
Data Source:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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