Seaboard Air Line freight received

Seaboard Air Line freight received

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Seaboard Air Line Railroad Company.
Title: Seaboard Air Line freight received
Dates: 1893-1896
Quantity: 1.2 Linear feet (3 items in 1 oversized box)
Abstract:The collection consists of three notebooks and ledgers recording the freight received in Athens at the Seaboard Air Line. The earliest gives details of what was received.
Coll. Number: ms1801

Biographical/Historical Note

Seaboard Air Line Railway was established in 1900. The company had lines in the Georgia Piedmont and Coastal Plain, and in 1904 a line from Atlanta to Birmingham, Alabama was added. The company's successor was CSX. -- Adapted from "Railroads" from the New Georgia Encyclopedia, (Accessed April 13, 2009)

Index Terms

Railroad companies--Georgia--Athens--History--19th century--Sources.
Railroads--Freight--Georgia--Athens--History--19th century--Sources.
Seaboard Air Line Railroad Company. -- History--19th century--Sources
Shipment of goods--Georgia--Athens--History--19th century--Sources.
Shipping records.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Seaboard Air Line freight received, MS 1801. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

OS Box
1Three notebooks