Yale University - Manuscripts and Archives
Correspondence, financial and legal documents, maps, schedules, and newspaper clippings from the records of various Massachusetts railroads eventually incorporated by lease or merger into the Boston and Maine Railroad or the New York Central Railroad.
Library of Congress - National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
Minutes, financial records, contracts, proposals, stock certificates, maps, and other records, relating to transportation, railroads, and public works in the town of Simsbury, Conn. Subjects include turnpike and toll bridge regulations, lotteries, Granby Turnpike, various bridges on the Farmington River, Weatogue Bridge Proprietors, the collapse of a railroad bridge at Tariffville, Conn., highways, land takeovers, entitlements, Connecticut Western Railroad Co., New Haven & Northampton Railroad, Hartford & Springfield Railroad, and New York, New Haven, and Hartford Railroad
Yale University
Correspondence, financial and legal documents, maps, schedules, and newspaper clippings from the records of various Massachusetts railroads eventually incorporated by lease or merger into the Boston and Maine Railroad or the New York Central Railroad
University of Connecticut - Homer Babbidge Library
The collection consists of administrative files, photographs, and DVDs associated with the formation, operation and demise of the Connecticut Central Railroad, a freight line that ran in and around Middletown, Connecticut, from 1987 to 1998. Included in the collection are administrative files of day-to-day operations, employee timesheets, rate quotes, bills of laden, train operation manuals, financial documents, and notes written by company presidents James Goodwin and Russell St. John. Also in the collection are documents dealing with the creation and eventual sale of the company, proposed business plans, logo sketches, naming of officers, corporation set-up forms, and stock transfer agreements. The collection includes photographs of company employees, trains and equipment, derailments and break-ins, track surveys, and construction photos, as well as DVDs showing the building of railroad track, a video of one of the company's locomotives appearing on the David Letterman Show as part ... Read More
Library of Congress - National Union Catalog of Manuscript Collections
Correspondence, reports, company histories, timetables, maps, rule books, passes, pamphlets, printed materials, blueprints, portraits of railroad officials, account books and financial records, memoranda, stock certificates, charters, articles, notes, annual reports, scrapbooks, photos, and other materials, relating to Connecticut railroads including information pertaining to railroad stations, bridges, track, locomotives, freight, and rolling stock. Railroads represented include New York, New Haven, and Hartford Railroad Company, Hartford and New Haven R.R. Co., New York and New Haven Railroad, New Haven & Northampton Railroad, Shore Line Railway, Hartford and Connecticut Western Railroad, Danbury & Norwalk Railroad, New Haven and Derby Railroad, Housatonic Railroad, Shepaug Railroad, Connecticut Valley Railroad and its successor Hartford & Connecticut Valley Railroad, Naugatuck Railroad, Boston and New York Air Line Railroad; New York, Providence and Boston Railroad Company, Central ... Read More
University of Connecticut - Homer Babbidge Library
Consists of property and track plans of the railroads that became part of the New Haven Railroad system
University of Connecticut - Homer Babbidge Library
The Brooks A. Bentz Railroad Collection consists almost exclusively of materials associated with the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, including passenger and employee timetables, a parlor car wine list and dining car cafe menu, information about the railroad equipment provided for railroad employees, information about the railroad's merger with what became Penn Central in the late 1960s, a vehicle decal, a map of the railroad system (ca. 1925), and photographs of locomotives
Connecticut Historical Society
A copy of the charter granted by the Connecticut General Assembly to the Naugatuck Railroad with two amendments in 1847 and 1848. The charter is in a school copy book that belonged to Philo Sanford in 1848. The cover of the booklet has the American eagle. On the verso are printed images of a steam ship, a printing press, a globe with books and maps, a plow, and a sheep. Also includes separate reports from the Railroad Commissioners on their examination of the rail line, with recommended repairs to be made
University of Connecticut - Homer Babbidge Library
The collection contains documents from the corporate secretary, agreements, real estate holdings and transactions, insurance documents, reports, drafts, artifacts
Yale University - Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
105 manuscript maps and technical drawings documenting surveying for and construction of the Northern Pacific Railway. The maps illustrate railroad development in Wisconsin, Minnesota, North Dakota, Montana, Idaho, Oregon, and Washington, as well as construction in several Indian reservations.