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Railroads

 Subject
Subject Source: Fast

Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

Alpine, Va. Railroad Photograph

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0013
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a photo of a railroad in Alpine, Virginia, which is in Botetourt County.
Dates: Unknown

C. Howard Capito Collection of O. W. Link photographic materials

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0553
Scope and Contents This collection of materials gathered by C. Howard Capito contains thirteen 13.5 x 11 inch original photographic prints by O. W. Link. These photographs depict Norfolk and Western Railway's steam locomotives. It also contains one booklet published by the Norfolk and Western Railway entitled "Night Trick" on the Norfolk and Western Railway, which includes photographs by O. W. Link.
Dates: 1955 - 1958

General John Pope Letter

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0451
Scope and Contents This collection contains an autographed letter signed from General John Pope to General George B. McClellan at the headmaster's Army of Virginia, Washington, D.C. July 4, 1862. Pope writes that he will be able to offer military help against the confederate forces and sights specific numbers for General Irvin McDowell's troops, one division of which he says are at Fredericksburg. He also writes that his troops have broken up the depots on the Ohio River and he hopes to destroy the railroad...
Dates: 1862-07-04

Hiram Martz Papers

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0130
Scope and Contents This collection consists largely of constituent correspondence relating to Shenandoah Valley local politics, land transactions, and railroads. Included are letters from Congressman John Letcher and his assessments of the contemporary political scene, including congressional elections, Kansas migration, and railroads.
Dates: 1830 - 1873

Photograph of the footbridge between the DeHart Hotel and the Lexington (Va.) train station

 Collection
Identifier: WLU-Coll-PP-0126
Content Description A real photographic post card of the footbridge that connected the Lexington, Va. train station with the DeHart hotel (Castle Hill). The image provides the view from the west end of the bridge loooking east towards Lexington and includes the station and dwellings along Myers street. Both the footbridge and DeHart Hotel were destroyed before 1950.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1905 - 1920