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Guide to the Atlantic and Western Railway Company Records, 1905-1968

Abstract

North Carolina short-line railroad company established in 1896 and still in operation as of 2008.

Correspondence, accounts, financial reports, ledgers, memoranda, publications, and other records (chiefly 1918-1960), of a short-line railway operating between Sanford and Lillington, N.C., in Lee and Harnett counties. Includes communications from the American Short Line Railroad Association and the Association of American Railroads.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
Creator
Atlantic and Western Railway Company
Title
Atlantic and Western Railway Company records 1905-1968
Language of Material
English
Extent
55.7 Linear Feet, 41,774 Items
Location
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Administrative Information

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Contents of the Collection

Notes and Information
Box 1
Minutes, 1912-1966
Box 1
Annual reports, 1914-1918
Box 1
Accounting reports, 1917
Box 2
Accountant's reports, 1929-1943
Box 2
Statements of operations, 1926-1960
Box 2
1913-1938
Box 3
1939-1949
Box 4
1950-1956
Box 5
1934-1942
Box 5
1943-1959
Box 6
Miscellaneous
Box 7
H-Q, 103-200
Box 8
304-624
Box 9
A-R, 114-500
Box 9
518-612
Box 10
E, 114-500, U.S. Railroad Administration
Box 11
A and S, 114-248
Box 11
254-583
Box 12
102-303
Box 12
308-685
Box 13
150-579
Box 13
R-102
Box 13
122-619
Box 14
624-691
Box 15
223-371
Box 15
401-640
Box 16
Sullivan, 483-624
Box 16
154-218
Box 16
243-676
Box 17
Sullivan, 194
Box 17
215-651
Box 18
Campbell, Huffer, Sullivan, 243-660
Box 19
102-624
Box 20
Campbell, Huffer, Sullivan, 102-483
Box 21
500-676
Box 22
Campbell, Huffer, 102-343
Box 22
344-681
Box 23
Campbell, Huffer, Sullivan, 154-521
Box 24
533-702
Box 25
Campbell, Huffer, Sullivan, 143-309
Box 25
344-624
Box 26
651-750
Box 27
Campbell, Chase National Bank, Huffer, Sullivan, 143-344
Box 27
347-751
Box 28
Campbell, Huffer, Sullivan, 134-344
Box 29
344-751
Box 30
Campbell, Chase, Huffer, 143-243
Box 30
271-705
Box 31
Chase National Bank, Huffer, 143-344
Box 32
344-744
Box 33
Campbell, Chase National Bank, Huffer, 143-500
Box 34
533-751
Box 35
Campbell, Chase, Huffer, 143-271
Box 35
298-705
Box 36
Campbell, Huffer, 102-343
Box 36
Campbell, Chase National Bank, Huffer, 143-507
Box 37
533-735
Box 38
Campbell, Chase National Bank, Huffer, 128-300
Box 38
344-752
Box 39
Campbell, Chase National Bank, Huffer, 143-475
Box 40
507-742
Box 41
Campbell, Chase National Bank, Huffer, 101-344B
Box 42
347-708
Box 43
Campbell, Chase National Bank, Huffer, 143-271
Box 43
293-735
Box 44
Campbell, Chase National Bank, 194-723
Box 45
194-394
Box 45
404-735
Box 46
Chase National Bank, Bank of Broadway, National Bank of Sanford, 114-385
Box 46
404-723
Box 47
Bank of Broadway, National Bank of Sanford, 194-385
Box 47
404-723
Box 48
Bank of Broadway, National Bank of Sanford, 154-298
Box 48
344-723
Box 49
Bank of Broadway, National Bank of Sanford, 194-344
Box 49
344A-723
Box 50
Bank of Broadway, National Bank of Sanford, 194-271
Box 50
298-752
Box 51
194-72
Box 52
176-344B
Box 52
351-723
Box 53
194-723
Box 53
194-676
Box 54
194-344
Box 54
385-676
Box 55
194-752
Box 55
194-752
Box 56
Chase Manhattan Bank, 194-676
Box 56
194-723
Box 57
Files, 1961-1968
Box 57
CrossTie Bulletin, 1937, 1941-1944
Box 58
Railroad Data, 1928-1933
Box 58
Index, 1933-1936
Box 59
1933-1936 Sept.
Box 59
1936 Oct.-1938 June
Box 60
Index, 1938
Box 60
Bulletins, 1938 July-1942 June
Box 61
Index 1938
Box 61
Bulletins, 1942 July-1946, 1951-1953, 1966
Box 62
Index, 1945
Box 62
Miscellaneous Legal Papers
Box 63
Safety posters
Box 63
Passes
Box 63
Timetables
Box 63
Accounts Payable, 1914-1928
Box 64
Accounts Receivable, 1913-1952
Box 64
Authority for Expenditures, 1917-1930
Box 64
Traffic and Car Service Ledger, 1926-1939
Box 64
Agenda and Proceeding, 1938-1967
Box 65
Publication, 1924-1956
Box 65

Consists of blueprints; charts for the Association of American Railroads; correspondence printed on flyers; and engineering, equipment and land reports.

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Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Atlantic and Western Railway Company Records, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University

Provenance

The Atlantic and Western Railway Company Records were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 1975.

Processing Information

Processed by Rubenstein Library staff

Encoded by Ted Holt and Paula Jeannet Mangiafico, June 2008

Accession from 1975 is described in this finding aid.

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.