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Subject Source: Fast

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Connecticut Street Railroad Photograph Album

Identifier: 2013-0108

Album of 685 photographs of scenes of street railroads and trolley cars in Connecticut.

Dates: circa 1890- circa 1940

New Haven Railroad Historical and Technical Association Collection

Identifier: 1998-0177

A historical association dedicated to preserving the history of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, a major freight and passenger railroad in southern New England. Collection consists of records of the railroad, not the historical association.

Dates: undated, 1860-1986

Photocopy of an article from Vol. XXVII, no. 12, issue of Street Railway Journal, "Alternating-Current Electric Systems for Heavy Railway Service," written by B. G. Lamme, 1906

 File — Box 22:, Folder: 41
Scope and Content From the Collection:

The collection consists of prints and literature associated with electrification of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad line from New York City to New Haven, Connecticut.

Dates: 1906

Richard Symonds Collection of Connecticut Railroads Annual Reports

Identifier: 1988-0062

Collection consists of annual reports submitted by approximately 80 Connecticut railroads and street railroads to the State Railroad Commission and the Public Utilities Commission. Reports include brief histories of the companies, lists of company organizations, officer and property owners, track information, and financial data.

Dates: 1886-1910

James W. Wall Photograph Collection

Identifier: 1993-0062

Photographs of locomotives and scenes of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, the Boston & Albany Railroad and the Boston & Maine Railroad, and of street railroads in the Boston, Massachusetts, area, most taken in the 1930s and 1940s, most likely by James W. Wall. The collection also includes photographs of scenes that show men in the United States Army in World War II in Europe and after the war in Japan.

Dates: undated, 1934-1991

William B. Young Collection of the Connecticut Company

Identifier: 2012-0077

The collection consists of correspondence, maps, photographic images, car rosters, administrative reports, and other materials about trolley and street railroad cars and the history of the Connecticut Company, which controlled fourteen divisions of street railroad companies across the state of Connecticut from 1905 to 1948. These documents were collected by William B. Young who compiled this information for a comprehensive database about the company's trolley cars.

Dates: undated, 1872-2012