Southern Museum Archives Catalog

The Archives at the Southern Museum of Civil War & Locomotive History house a significant collection of company records, engineering drawings, blueprints, glass plate negatives, photographs and correspondence from various American businesses representing the railroad industry in the South after the Civil War. The Archives also contain a growing collection of Civil War letters, diaries and official records.

Civil War Archives Collections:

Civil War Library Holdings:

Non-circulating library research only

Railroad Archives Collections:

Glover Machine Works Collection:

Col. James G. Bogle Collection:

  • Click here for the Col. James G. Bogle collection

David W. Salter Collection:

Southern Railway Historical Association Collections:

Individual Collections:

Cotton Industry Related Collections:

Lateral Files:

Railroad Library Holdings:

The following websites may offer additional resources for your research.

Archives/Library Use Fee:

Research at the Southern Museum Archives & Library is free to members of the Museum Foundation but there is an archives fee of $10.00 per day for non-members.  The fee is for the research, not for the result; you must pay the fee whether or not we find exactly what you want.

 

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