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Railroad stations

Subject Source: Fast

Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:

Accession 2021-0012, 1950s-1960s

Scope and Contents 800 images of New Haven Railroad equipment and scenes: Budd Cars, Budd Car accidents, Derailments/Collisions, Crossing Accidents, Crossings, Tracks, Enginehouses/Shops, Bridges, Yards, Stations, NH Passenger cars, NH Freight Cars, Foreign Freight Cars, NH Cabooses, M-O-W, Steam (Pass.), Steam (Frt.), Steam (Swr), Interlocking, Electric Locomotives, Electric MU's, DEY locos, DER locos, DERS locos, EDER locos, Misc. locos, Inspection locos, Mack Railcars, Heating Trailer, "One of a Kind"...
Dates: 1950s-1960s

Don Ball, Jr. Railroad Photograph Collection

Identifier: 2003-0093

Don Ball, Jr. (1938-1986) was a railroad employee and photographer and author of books about railroads. The collection consists of several hundred photographic images, most of them taken by Mr. Ball, of locomotives, stations, and railroad related scenes of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad and other New England and eastern United States railroad lines.

Dates: undated, 1895-1975

Leroy Y. Beaujon Railroad Collection

Identifier: 1997-0042

Payroll vouchers, correspondence, timetables, photographs, reports, maps and plans, photocopies, newspaper clippings, and other research material related to the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, the Central New England Railway, and its predecessor railroad lines.

Please note that selected photographs from this collection are available in the UConn Library digital repository at

Dates: undated, 1866-2004

Connecticut Eastern Railroad Museum Collection

Identifier: 2015-0106

The Collection consists of materials created and gathered by Plainfield, Connecticut, railroad station agent and field terminal supervisor Ellsworth E. Williams, Jr.

Dates: undated, 1923, 1925, 1940-1977

Francis D. Donovan Papers

Identifier: 2006-0195

Francis D. Donovan (1917-2005) was a resident of Medway, Massachusetts, and an avid railroad photograph and memorabilia collector and researcher, particularly of materials associated with the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad and its predecessor lines. His papers consist of his writings and research files about the railroad; photographs of stations, engines, and railroad scenes; maps, scrapbooks, postcards and timetables.

Dates: undated, 1829-1997

Charles B. Gunn Collection

Identifier: 1988-0001

The Charles B. Gunn Collection consists of papers produced by and about Gunn, as well as materials he collected of historical information about the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Company, Penn Central, Amtrak, and Conrail. The collection includes photographs taken by Gunn when he served as official photographer for the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Company, in the mid-1950s.

Dates: undated, 1834-2002

James S. Klar Photograph Collection

Identifier: 1990-0036
Abstract Born in Greenfiled, Massachusetts on 30 May 1912, James Shepard Klar received his landscape architecture degree from the University of Massachusetts in 1934, and worked at different posts in state government throughout his career. When Klar retired in 1945, he was director of the state's Bureau of Program Development, where he was in charge of state assistance programs for local planning, urban renewal, and housing. In 1975, Klar received a grant from the Connecticut Commission on the Arts...
Dates: undated, 1974-1976

Alan M. Levitt Papers

Identifier: 2000-0125

The collection consists of five unpublished writings compiled, annotated, or written by Mr. Levitt, a historical consultant of Fresh Meadows, New York.

Dates: undated, 2002-2004, 2013

Fred Otto Makowsky Papers

Identifier: 2000-0039

The Fred Otto Makowsky Papers consist of photographs taken by Makowsky and papers collected by him. The photographs consist of over 4000 images of New Haven Railroad and other American steam and electric locomotives, multiple unit cars, and trolleys, and scenes of Stamford, Connecticut.

Dates: 1890s-1952

New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Photograph Collection

Identifier: 1991-0132

Photographs of railroad equipment, stations, and crossings, and of the effects of the Floods of 1955 in Connecticut.

Dates: undated, 1900-1971

New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Photographic Negative Collection

Identifier: 1991-0134

For almost one hundred years the New York, New Haven, and Hartford Railroad, better known as the New Haven Railroad, was the primary means of passenger and freight transportation in Southern New England. Chartered in 1872, this merger between the New York & New Haven and Hartford & New Haven railroads later included the long desired rail link between Boston and New York.

Dates: circa 1900-1999

New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Station and Structure Drawings Collection

Identifier: 1991-0138
Abstract The collection consists of 306 architectural drawings of 40 railroad stations, engine houses, signal stations and towers, and auxiliary buildings built by the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad from 1886 to 1964. The maps are organized by job number; following the description of each plan is its print number. Two of the stations were designed by prominent architects Henry Bacon and Cass Gilbert. The collection also includes one gate sign, ca. 1920s, from Back Bay Station in...
Dates: 1887-1993

Leroy Roberts Railroad Collection

Identifier: 1989-0073

Collection of maps, photographs and other documents focusing on the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad and its predecessor railroad lines, particularly those that ran in Connecticut.

Dates: undated, 1851-1993

Series I: Collection,, n.d., 1911-1964

Scope and Content From the Collection:

This collection contains 89 sets of floor plans, survey cards and photographs for stations, interlocking towers, and other structures that the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad abandoned, sold, or razed during the period between 1911 and 1964.

Dates: n.d., 1911-1964

Dudley Stickels Collection of Central New England Railway Photographs

Identifier: 2000-0120

Dudley Jordan Stickels was by trade a carpenter and a salesman. His love, however, was the railroad. He invested a great deal of his energy in collecting materials relating to the history of the Central New England Railway (CNE), which was at that time no longer in operation. His research interests were in that railroad line's history, routes, and equipment, and specifically in its steam locomotives.

Dates: 1880s-1950s