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TRANSPO. Transportation

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Identifier: TRANSPO

Found in 46 Collections and/or Records:

Charles M. Allen railroad collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2002_045-UA
Scope and Contents This 6.25 linear foot collection of railroad material dates from 1913 to 1995 with the bulk of the collection consisting of railroad timetables. There is also a small, but significant number of guides, maps, operating rules, pamphlets and brochures, annual reports, railroad histories, yearbooks, and photographs. Although most of the collection is from North American railroads, there is some material related to railroading in Europe. The collection is arranged in seven series: I: Timetables...
Dates: 1913-1995

A.L.M. Wiggins railroad collection

 Unprocessed
Identifier: 1973_506-UA
Dates: 1833-1973; Majority of material found within 1948-1973

A brief: on the route of Thomas Lincoln through Indiana to Lincoln City

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 1978_156-UA
Content Description Carbon copy of a brief (93 pages in length) describing the route Thomas Lincoln, the father of Abraham Lincoln, sixteenth U.S. president, took through Indiana. The brief was written by Thomas S. Jones for the Corydon, Indiana Lincoln Highway Association; The association wished to build or rename a highway in honor of Lincoln.
Dates: 1935

Charles Castner railroad periodicals collection

 Unprocessed — Box 1
Identifier: 2014_002-UA

Charles Castner regional history collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG_251-UA
Scope and Contents During the early 1960s, Charles Castner produced a public affairs series called "Kentucky Profiles" for WHAS radio. Later, Castner, a longtime railroad history enthusiast, worked as a public relations and information officer for the L & N Railroad Company, subsequently the Seaboard Systems Railroad.
Dates: 1889-1980; Majority of material found within 1960-1980

Cooperative Welfare Association minutes

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 1983_013-UA
Content Description The Cooperative Welfare Association served as the "company" union for the Louisville Railway Company, a private holder of Louisville's major street rail franchise. These records are minutes kept by that association.
Dates: 1920-1944

Egregious steamboat journal

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 2004_086-UA
Content Description The Egregious Steamboat Journal is a locally produced and published bimonthly journal documenting the river and steamboats. This collection consists of issues from May/June 1991-March/April 1998; issues 2-7 and 27-28 are missing.
Dates: 1991-1998

John Scott Elder memoirs

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 1995_113-UA
Content Description This material consists of a twenty-two page photocopy of a typewritten excerpt from the memoirs of Elder, a steamboat pilot on the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers. A notation on the cover indicates the original numbered 400 hundred pages. The location of the original is unknown.
Dates: circa 1800-1829

John B. Fravert railroad collection

 Collection
Identifier: 2005_111-UA
Summary These materials date from 1851 to 1979, and consist of records relating to railroads. The bulk of these materials are from either the Louisville and Nashville (L&N) or the Nashville, Chattanooga and St. Louis (NC&StL) Railroads. This collection includes information on locomotives such as specification cards, tonnage tests, and train registers; employee-related information such as seniority lists and directories; company-related information such as correspondence; and passenger...
Dates: 1851-1979