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    Division of Transportation: Railroads' Engineering Data, 1912-1949.
     
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    Creator: 
    Hamily, David (collector).
    Title: 
    Division of Transportation: Railroads' Engineering Data, 1912-1949.
    Phy. Description: 
    1.5 cubic feet
    5 boxes
    Digital Reference: 
    Finding aid
    Scope and Content: 
    Includes statistics on electric train operation, drawings, blueprints, technical papers, train classifications, research and development reports, business and financial correspondence (1933, 1939-48, 1940-41), installation and operation instructions, locomotive system test procedures, locomotive operations data and calculations, records of locomotive mileages and part failures, suggested locomotive improvements, locomotive specifications, plans for fire extinguishing systems, tonnage ratings, etc.
    Railroads represented are the New York, New Haven and Hartford Railroad, Piedmont and Northern Railroad, Pennsylvania Railroad, Takata and Company Railroad, Philadelphia and Western Railroad, Sorocabana Railway, and Erie Railroad Company.
    Organization: 
    Divided into 8 series: (1) New York, New Haven, and Hartford Railroad; (2) Piedmont and Northern Railway Company; (3) Takata and Company; (4) Philadelphia and Western Railway Company; (5) Sorocabana Railway; (6) Pennsylvania Railroad; (7) Miscellaneous Westinghouse Reports (?); (8) Erie Railroad Company.
    Provenance: 
    Transferred from the Division of Transportation, 6/86.
    Finding aids: 
    Container List.
    Cite as: 
    Division of Transportation: Railroads' Engineering Data, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
    Subject-Topical: 
    Engineering
    Railroads
    Locomotives -- Design and construction
    Locomotive industry
    Subject - Geographical: 
    New York
    New Haven (Conn.)
    Hartford (Conn.)
    Pennsylvania
    Philadelphia (Pa.)
    Subject-Name: 
    New York, New Haven, and Hartford Railroad
    Piedmont and Northern Railroad
    Pennsylvania Railroad
    Takata and Company Railroad
    Philadelphia and Western Railroad
    Sorocabana Railway
    Erie Railroad Company
    Form / Genre: 
    Statistics
    Blueprints
    Correspondence -- 1930-1950
    Repository Loc: 
    Smithsonian Institution, National Museum of American History : Archives Center. P.O. Box 37012, Suite 1100, 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.
    Co-Creator: 
    Transportation, Division of, NMAH, SI (collector).
    Item Information
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    Archives Center at American HistoryACNMAH 0207Add Copy to MyList

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