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Guide to the Norfolk and Western Railroad Records, Series I-III
 

Accession Number: 63
Norfolk & Western Railroad Records, 1881-1979
Bulk Dates, 1883-1946
4.0 linear ft.
Online Catalog Record (BANC)

Overview
History

Series I - History
Series II - Annual Reports
Series III - Rules and Bylaws

Series IV - Legal Documents
Series V - Subject Files

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10 Manuscript Boxes

Series I History Box 1

This series contains historical and reference material pertaining to the Norfolk and Western Railroad from the inception of the railroad up to 1958.

Box 1

  1. History 1882-1958
  2. Reference book of the Norfolk and Western Railroad Co.: Outlining the present condition of progress in mining manufacture . . . [ numerous engravings of Norfolk and other cities with N&W train stations], n.d.
  3. History (n.d.) Vol 1. Norfolk and Western Corporate History (c. 1882)
Series II Annual Reports Boxes 2-5

This series consists of Annual Reports between 1881-1979 from the Norfolk and Western Railroad Company. Most of the items are fiscal reports, with the rest prepared for stockholders, including several translated into French.

Box 2

  1. Annual fiscal reports 1897,1899,1900
  2. 1902, 04, 07
  3. 1912-16
  4. 1917-21
  5. 1922-26
  6. 1927-31

Box 3

  1. Annual fiscal reports 1932-37
  2. 1938-42
  3. 1943-47
  4. 1948-52
  5. 1953-57

Box 4

  1. Annual fiscal reports 1958-62
  2. 1963-67
  3. 1968-73 (Missing 72)
  4. 1974-79 (Missing 76)

Box 5

  1. Annual Report to the Stockholders 1881-84
  2. 1887-90 (Missing 89)
  3. 1891-92
  4. 1894-95
  5. 1891-94 (French)
  6. Annual report 1883
Series III Rules and By-Laws Boxes 6-7

Series three consists of regulations, laws, rules and general information for employees of the Norfolk and Western Railroad from 1883-1943.

Box 6

  1. Rules and By-laws 1883-1904
  2. 1905-18
  3. 1920-23
  4. 1924-28

Box 7

  1. Rules and By-laws 1929-31
  2. 1931-33
  3. 1937-43
  4. 1945-46

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