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Georgia railways: timetables and miscellany

Georgia railways: timetables and miscellany

Descriptive Summary

Title: Georgia railways: timetables and miscellany
Creator: Unknown
Inclusive Dates: 1896-1937
Language: English
Extent: 0.5 Linear Feet 1 box
Collection Number: ms2518
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

The Central of Georgia Railway was one of the most significant railroads in the American South and a vital part of Georgia's transportation infrastructure for more than one hundred years. From its start the Central was a classic expression of the developmental American railroad, serving as a leader in the region's economic growth." For more information, see the article Central of Georgia Railway in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

The Georgia and Florida Railway Company was organized 1906. Its name changed in 1926 to Georgia and Florida Railroad.

Southern Railway existed as a company since 1894; on June 1, 1982 it combined with Norfolk and Western Railway under the banner of Norfolk Southern Corporation.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of timetables and brochures that reflect the development of the railroad centered in or servicing Georgia. Many of the brochures are undated but appear to be from the early 1920s.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Georgia railways : timetables and miscellany, ms2518. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2009 September 11.


Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Brochures.
Central of Georgia Railway
Central of Georgia Railway -- Resources of the South
Georgia -- Description and travel.
Georgia and Florida Railway Company
Georgia and Florida Railway Company -- Heart of an empire
Guidebooks.
Railroads -- Alabama.
Railroads -- Georgia -- History.
Railroads -- Southern States.
Railroads -- Timetables.
Southern Railway (U.S.)
Southern Railway (U.S.) -- Vegetable tariff guidebook
Southern States -- Description and travel.
Tariff on farm produce -- Southern States.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
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11Atlanta, Birmingham & Atlantic Railway - Timetable, 1921 April 17
 
12Atlanta, Birmingham & Atlantic Railway - Timetable, 1921 October 16
 
13Atlanta, Birmingham & Atlantic Railway - Timetable, 1923 August 1
 
14Atlanta, Birmingham & Atlantic Railway - Timetable, 1924 June 15
 
15Central of Georgia Railway - Timetable, 1913 June
 
16Central of Georgia Railway - Timetable, 1921 November
 
17Central of Georgia Railway - Timetable, 1924 June
 
18Central of Georgia Railway - Timetable, 1924 December
 
19Central of Georgia Railway - Timetable, 1929 January
 
110Central of Georgia Railway - "The Resources of the South" Brochure
 
111Georgia Railroad - Timetable, 1896 April 14
 
112Georgia Railroad - Timetable, 1921 November 13
 
113Georgia Railroad - Timetable, 1924 June 1
 
114Georgia Railroad - Timetable, 1924 September 28
 
115Georgia & Florida Railway - Timetable, 1921 March 27
 
116Georgia & Florida Railway - Timetable, 1924 December 21
 
117Georgia & Florida Railway - Timetable, 1925 April 28
 
118Georgia & Florida Railway - Timetable, 1937 December 11
 
119Georgia & Florida Railway - "The Heart of an Empire" Brochure
 
120Georgia, Florida & Alabama Railway - Timetable, 1921 May 1
 
121Georgia, Florida & Alabama Railway - Timetable, 1927 April 13
 
122Georgia Southern & Florida Railway - Timetable, 1902 October 8
 
123Georgia Southern & Florida Railway - Timetable, 1915 May
 
124Louisville & Nashville Railroad - Timetable, 1907 April 1
 
125Louisville & Nashville Railroad - Timetable, 1928 October 1
 
126Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway - "From Chattanooga to Shellmound"
 
127Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway - "Chickamauga & Chattanooga Nat'l Park"
 
128Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway - "Cool Mountains of Tennessee"
 
129Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway - "Picturesque Battlefields Route"
 
130Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway - "Winter in Dixieland" brochures
 
131St. Louis & San Francisco Railroad - Timetable, 1913 August
 
132Seaboard Air Line Railway - Timetable, 1906 September
 
133Seaboard Air Line Railway - Timetable, 1906 November
 
134Seaboard Air Line Railway - Timetable (No. 6), 1915
 
135Seaboard Air Line Railway - Timetable (No. 5), 1921 (2 copies)
 
136Seaboard Air Line Railway - Timetable (No. 1), 1922
 
137Seaboard Air Line Railway - "Golf & Other Winter Sports" Brochure
 
138Seaboard Air Line Railway - "Seaboard Game Trails" Brochure
 
139Seaboard Air Line Railway - "Wintering in the South" Brochure
 
139ASouthern Railway - Timetable, 1906 January 8
 
140Southern Railway - Vegetable Tariff, 1912 March 8
 
141Southern Railway - Timetable, 1922 January 22
 
142Southern Railway - Timetable, 1923 December 3
 
143Tallulah Falls Railway - "..the Rabun Gap Country" Brochure