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Southern Railway RPO Car 36

Associated Organization:
Southern Railway  Search this
Medium:
metal; wood
Dimensions:
Weight: 200000 lb.
Type:
Transportation Equipment & Models
Place:
United States of America
Date:
1926
Topic:
The Great Depression (1929-1939)  Search this
Transportation  Search this
Credit line:
Gift of James A. Bistline
Object number:
2005.2015.1
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm849247370-019c-45fe-b4ec-caebd2176918
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_2005.2015.1
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Steam Locomotive, Southern Railway 1401

User:
Southern Railway  Search this
Maker:
American Locomotive Company. Richmond Works  Search this
Physical Description:
bronze (overall material)
steel (overall material)
green (overall color)
Measurements:
overall: 15 ft x 10 ft x 92 ft; 4.572 m x 3.048 m x 28.0416 m
Object Name:
locomotive, steam
locomotive
locomotive, passenger
locomotive, full size
Place Made:
United States: Virginia, Richmond
Date made:
1926
Subject:
Railroads  Search this
ID Number:
TR.320000
Accession number:
196330
196330
Catalog number:
320000.01
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
America on the Move
Transportation
Exhibition:
America On The Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-7ffb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_214493
Online Media:

Southern Railway Toy Truck

Physical Description:
tin (overall material)
Object Name:
Toy, Truck
toy, truck
Other Terms:
Toy, Truck; Toys
Subject:
Toys  Search this
Trucks  Search this
Credit Line:
Sears, Roebuck and Co., Collection of American Toys
ID Number:
1971.295669.060
Accession number:
295669
Catalog number:
295669.060
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Cultures & Communities
America on the Move
Transportation
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-3542-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_336550

Lake Shore and Southern Railway Coverlet, after 1868

Physical Description:
jacquard (overall production method/technique)
double cloth (overall production method/technique)
Michigan State Capitol, deer, turkeys, pheasants (border pattern)
red (overall color)
white (overall color)
blue (overall color)
green (overall color)
cotton, wool (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 69 in x 54 in; 175.26 cm x 137.16 cm
Object Name:
coverlet, figured
Place made:
United States: Ohio
Date made:
1860s-1870s
Date made:
after 1868
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Maybelle K. Price
ID Number:
TE.T12744
Catalog number:
T12744.000
Accession number:
240289
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Cultural and Community Life: Textiles
Coverlets
Textiles
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-a84b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_620472
Online Media:

Photograph of wreck of the Southern Railway train

Medium:
paper; photo-emulsion
Dimensions:
Height x Width (unframed): 5 1/2 x 7 in. (13.97 x 17.78 cm)
Type:
Photographs
Place:
South Carolina
United States of America
Date:
August 15, 1930
Credit line:
National Postal Museum, Curatorial Photographic Collection Photographer: Unknown
Object number:
A.2009-47
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm8130d4ce7-c6ac-4397-a4d9-d53baa08afb0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_A.2009-47

Punch Card Used at the Southern Railway Company

Maker:
Tabulating Machine Company  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: .1 cm x 19 cm x 8.3 cm; 1/32 in x 7 15/32 in x 3 9/32 in
Object Name:
punch card
Date made:
ca 1910
1910, roughly
1910 roughly
Subject:
Mathematics  Search this
Railroads  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Virginia Hollerith and Lucia Hollerith
ID Number:
MA.317982.01
Accession number:
317982
Catalog number:
317982.01
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Medicine and Science: Mathematics
Tabulating Equipment
Computers & Business Machines
Punch Cards
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-38f2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_694415
Online Media:

shovel

Associated institution:
Southern Railway  Search this
Object Name:
Shovel
Other Terms:
Shovel; Rail
Credit Line:
Lt. Col. Joseph R. Austell, USAF (ret.)
ID Number:
1986.0736.01
Accession number:
1986.0736
Catalog number:
1986.0736.01
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
America on the Move
Exhibition:
America On The Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-8dca-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_844631

Train Conductor's Ticket Punch

User:
Southern Railway  Search this
Measurements:
overall: 5/8 in x 2 3/8 in x 4 1/2 in; 1.5875 cm x 6.0325 cm x 11.43 cm
Object Name:
Ticket Punch
Other Terms:
Ticket Punch; Railroad; Fare Collection
Date made:
ca 1920
ca. 1920
Associated dates:
1910 / 1910
Used date:
1920-1940
ID Number:
1990.0119.01
Catalog number:
1990.0119.01
Accession number:
1990.0119
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
America on the Move
Transportation
Exhibition:
America On The Move
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-e57a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1061199

Cantonments, Camps and Training Stations

Associated institution:
War Department  Search this
Southern Railway System  Search this
Object Name:
Map
Associated date:
1917 08 06
ID Number:
ZZ.RSN82631Y73
See more items in:
Political and Military History: Political History, General History Collection
Princeton Posters
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-8a78-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_540583

Ticket stub for Washington, DC to Montgomery, AL for Selma-Montgomery March

Issued by:
Southern Railway Company, American, 1894 - 1990  Search this
Used by:
Joan Trumpauer Mulholland, American, born 1941  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 1 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. (4.4 x 4.4 cm)
Type:
ticket stubs
Place depicted:
Selma, Dallas County, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Montgomery, Alabama, United States, North and Central America
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, North and Central America
Date:
March 1965
Topic:
African American  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Local and regional  Search this
Transportation  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift from the Trumpauer-Mulholland Collection
Object number:
2010.71.14
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Political and Activist Ephemera
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Selma to Montgomery Marches
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5ebb784b9-bded-46f4-a073-71560c7669ec
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2010.71.14
Online Media:

Southern Railway System Centennial medal, United States, 1930

Issuing authority:
Southern Railway System  Search this
Physical Description:
struck (overall production method)
bronze (overall metal)
circular (overall shape)
Measurements:
overall: 88.7 mm; x 3 1/2 in
Object Name:
Medal
Place made:
United States
Place of issue:
United States
Date made:
1930
ID Number:
1991.0009.0384
Catalog number:
1991.0009.0384
Accession number:
1991.0009
See more items in:
Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-2423-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1081541

Southern Railway

Collection Creator:
United Telegraph Workers.  Search this
Western Union Telegraph Company  Search this
Container:
Map-folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1912
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but Series 11 and films are stored off-site. Special arrangements must be made to view some of the audiovisual materials. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Western Union Telegraph Company Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Western Union Telegraph Company Records
Western Union Telegraph Company Records / Series 21: Maps and Charts / 21.6: Miscellaneous Maps
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep87896499c-3e2e-4db3-8ebb-796786c84a0e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0205-ref9356

Southern Railway 1401

Object Name:
Locomotive Tender
Other Terms:
Locomotive Tender; Rail; Locomotive
ID Number:
TR.320000.02
Accession number:
196330
Catalog number:
320000.02
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-ca24-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1137781

masthead Southern Railway Company

Object Name:
block
ID Number:
GA.23728.187
Catalog number:
23728.187
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-5697-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1919202

Southern Railway Company Pass

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 3 in; 12.7 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
railroad pass
Date made:
1935
Credit Line:
Gift of Elizabeth T. Carter
ID Number:
2001.3010.01
Catalog number:
2001.3010.01
Nonaccession number:
2001.3010
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4b206926a-2759-3802-e053-15f76fa03508
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1986360

Southern Railway Company Pass

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 3 in; 12.7 cm x 7.62 cm
Object Name:
railroad pass
Date made:
1935
Credit Line:
Gift of Elizabeth T. Carter
ID Number:
2001.3010.02
Nonaccession number:
2001.3010
Catalog number:
2001.3010.02
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Work and Industry: Transportation, Railroad
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng4b206926a-275b-3802-e053-15f76fa03508
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1986362

masthead Southern Railway Company

Object Name:
Block
Other Terms:
Block; Photomechanical Relief
ID Number:
GA.23728.188
Catalog number:
23728.188
Accession number:
306486
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-4985-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_822487

A236: Southern Railway Company

Collection Creator:
United Telegraph Workers.  Search this
Western Union Telegraph Company  Search this
Container:
Box 381
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but Series 11 and films are stored off-site. Special arrangements must be made to view some of the audiovisual materials. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Western Union Telegraph Company Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Western Union Telegraph Company Records
Western Union Telegraph Company Records / Series 10: Railroad Records / 10.5: Contracts
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8858299ad-1bd9-4a3c-9bc9-0dba397a9524
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0205-ref4465

Southern Railway System

Collection Collector:
Watkins, J. Elfreth (John Elfreth), 1852-1903  Search this
Collection Creator:
White, John H., 1933-  Search this
Container:
Box 81, Folder 12
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
John H. White, Jr. Railroad Reference Collection, ca. 1830-1980, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
John H. White, Jr. Railroad Reference Collection
John H. White, Jr. Railroad Reference Collection / Series 4: Railroad Companies and Lines
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8a981dde4-7701-45dc-960a-5174fd8dce26
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0523-ref1023

Southern Railway, neg.1425

Collection Creator:
American Car and Foundry Co. (Jackson & Sharp Car Co.)  Search this
Jackson & Sharp Car Co.  Search this
Container:
Volume 8, Page 33
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research. Special care required in handling photographs, as the bound volumes are in poor condition.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Jackson and Sharp Car Co. Records and American Car and Foundry Co. Collection, 1884-1948, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
See more items in:
Jackson & Sharp Car Company Records and American Car & Foundry Company Collection
Jackson & Sharp Car Company Records and American Car & Foundry Company Collection / Series 2: Photographs / 2.3: American Car & Foundry Co. Railroad Equipment
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep85c2d35ad-5c8b-4ea0-9d6a-64ace23412d7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0156-ref982

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