Georgia railways: timetables and miscellany

Georgia railways: timetables and miscellany

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Unknown
Title: Georgia railways: timetables and miscellany
Dates: 1896-1937
Quantity: 0.5 Linear feet 1 box
Coll. Number: ms2518

Biographical/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 Note

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.


Index Terms

Brochures.
Central of Georgia Railway.
Central of Georgia Railway. -- Resources of the South
Georgia and Florida Railway Company.
Georgia and Florida Railway Company. -- Heart of an empire
Georgia--Description and travel.
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.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

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


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Atlanta, Birmingham & Atlantic Railway - Timetable, 1921 April 17
 
2Atlanta, Birmingham & Atlantic Railway - Timetable, 1921 October 16
 
3Atlanta, Birmingham & Atlantic Railway - Timetable, 1923 August 1
 
4Atlanta, Birmingham & Atlantic Railway - Timetable, 1924 June 15
 
5Central of Georgia Railway - Timetable, 1913 June
 
6Central of Georgia Railway - Timetable, 1921 November
 
7Central of Georgia Railway - Timetable, 1924 June
 
8Central of Georgia Railway - Timetable, 1924 December
 
9Central of Georgia Railway - Timetable, 1929 January
 
10Central of Georgia Railway - "The Resources of the South" Brochure
 
11Georgia Railroad - Timetable, 1896 April 14
 
12Georgia Railroad - Timetable, 1921 November 13
 
13Georgia Railroad - Timetable, 1924 June 1
 
14Georgia Railroad - Timetable, 1924 September 28
 
15Georgia & Florida Railway - Timetable, 1921 March 27
 
16Georgia & Florida Railway - Timetable, 1924 December 21
 
17Georgia & Florida Railway - Timetable, 1925 April 28
 
18Georgia & Florida Railway - Timetable, 1937 December 11
 
19Georgia & Florida Railway - "The Heart of an Empire" Brochure
 
20Georgia, Florida & Alabama Railway - Timetable, 1921 May 1
 
21Georgia, Florida & Alabama Railway - Timetable, 1927 April 13
 
22Georgia Southern & Florida Railway - Timetable, 1902 October 8
 
23Georgia Southern & Florida Railway - Timetable, 1915 May
 
24Louisville & Nashville Railroad - Timetable, 1907 April 1
 
25Louisville & Nashville Railroad - Timetable, 1928 October 1
 
26Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway - "From Chattanooga to Shellmound"
 
27Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway - "Chickamauga & Chattanooga Nat'l Park"
 
28Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway - "Cool Mountains of Tennessee"
 
29Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway - "Picturesque Battlefields Route"
 
30Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway - "Winter in Dixieland" brochures
 
31St. Louis & San Francisco Railroad - Timetable, 1913 August
 
32Seaboard Air Line Railway - Timetable, 1906 September
 
33Seaboard Air Line Railway - Timetable, 1906 November
 
34Seaboard Air Line Railway - Timetable (No. 6), 1915
 
35Seaboard Air Line Railway - Timetable (No. 5), 1921 (2 copies)
 
36Seaboard Air Line Railway - Timetable (No. 1), 1922
 
37Seaboard Air Line Railway - "Golf & Other Winter Sports" Brochure
 
38Seaboard Air Line Railway - "Seaboard Game Trails" Brochure
 
39Seaboard Air Line Railway - "Wintering in the South" Brochure
 
39ASouthern Railway - Timetable, 1906 January 8
 
40Southern Railway - Vegetable Tariff, 1912 March 8
 
41Southern Railway - Timetable, 1922 January 22
 
42Southern Railway - Timetable, 1923 December 3
 
43Tallulah Falls Railway - "..the Rabun Gap Country" Brochure