The Southern Museum’s impressive Library & Archives contains 3,000+ linear feet of archival material categorized into over 100 collections. Museum archivists have taken great care in preserving company records, accounting and payroll records, engineering drawings, blueprints, glass plate negatives, photographs and correspondence from various businesses representing the railroad industry in the Southeast after the Civil War.
Hours of Operation
Thursday through Saturday, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm. Advance appointments are highly recommended. The research center will close from 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm for lunch.
Museum Foundation Members: Free
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