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Bridge Line Historical Society Collection

1870-2004

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Abstract

The collection consist of the Bridge Line Historical Society's newsletter, as well as original maps, drawings, and related material documenting the Delaware & Hudson Railway, a railroad that operated in the northeastern United States.

Summary

Creator:
Bridge Line Historical Society
Date Coverage:
1870-2004
Quantity:
8.5 cubic ft. (about 8.5 boxes)

The Bridge Line Historical Society was founded in 1990 to document the history of the Delaware & Hudson Railway, a railroad that operated in the northeastern United States.

The collection includes the BLHS's newsletter, The Bulletin, as well as maps, drawings, and related material documenting the Delaware & Hudson Railway.

The collection is arranged into three series:

  • Series 1: Administrative and Subject Files
  • Series 2: Maps, Blueprints, and Drawings
  • Series 3: Newsletters

All items in this manuscript group were transferred to the University Libraries, M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives in 2006, 2007, and 2015.

Processed by: Claire Robertson

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Published: 2017-11-01 23:00:32 -0400

EAD file created, 2014

Encoded in EAD by Conversion and encoding by ArchProteus, 2014

Archival materials can be view in-person during business hours in our reading room, located on the top floor of the Science Library on the Uptown Campus.

We can also deliver digital scans for remote research for a fee.

Access to this collection is restricted because it is unprocessed. Portions of the collection may contain recent administrative records and/or personally identifiable information. While it is likely that portions of the collection may be viewed, access must be managed by an archivist.

Copyright Statement

The researcher assumes full responsibility for conforming with the laws of copyright. Whenever possible, the M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives will provide information about copyright owners and other restrictions, but the legal determination ultimately rests with the researcher. Requests for permission to publish material from this collection should be discussed with the Head of Special Collections and Archives.

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, Bridge Line Historical Society Collection . M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as the Bridge Line Historical Society).

Contents of Collection

Quantity: 2 cubic ft. (about 2 boxes)

Arranged chronologically

Quantity: 200 item

This series is comprised of maps, blueprints, and drawings that are related to the train stations affiliated with the Delaware and Hudson Line.

Quantity: 2.2 cubic ft. (about 2.2 boxes)

Arranged chronologically

This series is comprised of newsletters from the Bridge Line Historical Society known as the Bridge Line Historical Society Bulletin. Most of 1991 are missing, with the exception of December. Other years are missing a few months, but the majority of the newsletters contain the full year's publishings.