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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 102 Collections and/or Records:

Norfolk and Western Railway Accounting Department Personnel Records

Identifier: Ms-1992-058
Abstract The Norfolk and Western Railway Accounting Department Personnel Records are comprised of employee records of the company's accounting department from 1874 to 1907. The three ledgers include such information as employee name, age, marital status, date and place of birth, date of hire, jobs worked, and salary. Also included are notes regarding resignations or discharges. Interspersed throughout the ledgers are correspondence, memos and notes relating to such things as employment reference...
Dates: 1874 - 1907

Norfolk and Western Railway Company Mortgage Bond Book

Identifier: Ms-2010-077

The Norfolk and Western Railway Company Mortgage Bond Book consists of a ledger containing register of sales and transfers of the company's mortgage bonds, including names of purchasers with dates and bond numbers purchased.

Dates: 1897 - 1947

Norfolk, Showing Property and Lines of the Norfolk and Western Railroad and Proposed Belt Line

 Collection — Object 1
Identifier: Map-0149

Large map shows the proposed line and existing lines in and around Norfolk. Additional maps show the terminal facilities at Lambert Point and the passenger and freight facilities at Norfolk.

Dates: 1890

Norfolk Southern Railroad Timetable

Identifier: Ms-2010-072

The collection contains a 1938 timetable for Norfolk Southern Railroad Steam Division.

Dates: 1938

Norfolk & Western Ledger

Identifier: Ms-2023-078

The Norfolk & Western Ledger contains summaries for all districts covered by the Norfolk & Western Railway.

Dates: 1880 - 1941

O. Gaines Whitley, Sr., Photograph Albums

 Digital Record
Identifier: Ms1995_021_WhitleyOGaines_Photographs

Henry C. Parsons Papers,

Identifier: Ms-1990-109

Papers--including correspondence, legal records, and financial documents--of Henry C. Parsons, official of the Richmond & Alleghany Railroad, Atlantic and Northwestern Railroad, and Kanawha Construction Company, and owner of Natural Bridge, Virginia.

Dates: 1863 - 1905

Wayne Perkins Collection,

Identifier: Ms-2010-078

Collection of records, memorabilia, and photographs relating to a number of North American railroads but concentrating mostly the Norfolk & Western Railway. Also includes papers of various Southwest Virginia families and a small set of personal papers.

Dates: 1835 - 1996

Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Receipts

Identifier: Ms-2009-038

The collection contains two receipts issued to the Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Company.

Dates: 1855 - 1865