Southern Museum of Civil War
And Locomotive History Archives & Library David W. Salter Collection

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David W. Salter Collection
Passenger Timetables & Travel Advertising Brochures
Central of Georgia, 1910 – 1962
Clinchfield Railroad Company, 1951
Florida East Coast Railway, 1939 – 1948
Frisco Lines, 1933 – 1965
Louisville & Nashville Railroad, ca 1940-1950
Nashville, Chattanooga & St. Louis Railway, 1940 – 1948
Norfolk & Western Railway, 1933, 1945 & 1965
Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac Railroad, 1942, 1944, 1945 & 1947
Savannah Line, Undated
The Texas and Pacific Railway Company, 1953
MS2010.014

Provenance: The David W. Salter Collection consists of 47,021 items including railroad related photographs, negatives, slides, timetable/schedules, maps, posters, books including Official Guides, correspondence and model trains of various scales.

The family of the late David W. Salter donated his collections to the Southern Museum in May 2010.

Single photocopies are available for research purposes only for a nominal fee. A list of applicable fees can be found here.

Sallie Loy and volunteers processed these papers in 2010.

Description: This series consists of timetables and travel advertising brochures for Central of Georgia, Clinchfield Railroad Co. and history of Clinchfield Railroad Co., Florida East Coast Railway, Frisco Lines, L&N Railroad, NC&StL Railway, Norfolk & Western Railway, Richmond, Fredericksburg & Potomac Railroad, Savannah Line and The Texas and Pacific Railway Company.

Descriptions are representative samples in the collection and not detailed entirely as to their contents.

 

 

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