A Guide to the Leroy Roberts Railroad Collection, undated, 1851-1993

Roberts (Leroy) Railroad Collection

Summary Information

Title
Leroy Roberts Railroad Collection
Source
Roberts, Leroy F.
Inclusive Dates
undated, 1851-1993
Extent
100 Linear Feet
Abstract
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.
Call Number
1989.0073
Language
English
Finding Aid Prepared By
Cheyann Kelly
Repository
University of Connecticut Libraries 405 Babbidge Road Unit 1205 Storrs, Connecticut 06269-1205 archives@uconn.edu URL:

Preferred Citation

[Item description, #:#], Leroy Roberts Railroad Collection. Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center,  University of Connecticut Libraries.

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Access and Use

Acquisition Information

The collection was donated by Leroy Roberts in the years between 1989 and 2012.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open and available for research.

Preferred Citation

[Item description, #:#], Leroy Roberts Railroad Collection. Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center,  University of Connecticut Libraries.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • New York, New Haven, and Hartford Railroad Company
  • Central New England Railway Company

Genre(s)

  • Photographs

Geographic Name(s)

  • Connecticut (state)

Personal Name(s)

  • Roberts, Leroy F.

Subject(s)

  • Railroad stations

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History

Leroy Roberts is a resident of Meriden, Connecticut, and an avid historian and collector of photographs, documents and memorabilia of the  New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, particularly the portion of the railroad that ran through the state of Connecticut. He was an employee of Pratt & Whitney's Tool Division.

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Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of maps, atlases, photographs, pamphlets, booklets, real estate appraisals and other property records, bridge lists, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and timetables, almost exclusively documenting the history of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, better known as the New Haven Railroad, and its predecessor railroad lines, particularly the portions of the railroad that ran in Connecticut. The maps include blueprint copies of many of those that were created for the Interstate Commerce Commission in 1915 by the New Haven Railroad, known as the valuation series. The photographs series is an extensive set of images of virtually every railroad station and depot in Connecticut, plus many images of town and city views and of other railroad structures such as roundhouses and freight yards.

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Related Materials

Related Material

Archives & Special Collections has a substantial collection of materials pertaining to the railroads of southern New England, particularly the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad. For detailed information on these collections please contact the curator or ask at the Reading Room desk.

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Collection Inventory

Series I: Maps and Property Records (VS = valuation system), 

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Maps, 1890-1975 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [Farmington Canal - Status of Land,  Housatonic Railroad, Stations and Freight Houses - Status Reports (CT, MA, NY, RI), Turntables (NY, NH, + H) (CNE), USGS Maps - Granby, Hartford, Middletown CT - Springfield MA, Andover Station - Scale, Andover, Bolton, Columbia, Coventry, Manchester, Vernon CT - Row Appraisal (Columbia to Manchester), Ansonia/Seymour - Land Along River / Mill Pond + Canal / Control of Flow, Avon - Station - Sale, Beacon Falls VS Map, Beacon Falls Station Grounds Freight House, Berlin Land taken for routes construction, Berlin Elimination of Miller's Crossing, Berlin VS Map, Berlin Land Sale - VS Map, Berlin Station Area - Tracks + Building, Berlin South Street - Water Line Easement, Berlin Grade Crossing Elimination, Berlin Transmission Line Easement, East Hampton-Columbia Air Line Abandonment, Bloomfield VS Map, Bolton Conveyance to State of CT, Branford VS Map, Branford Pine Brook Area Map, Branford Land Sale, Bridgeport VS Maps, Bridgeport Land Exchange With City, Bridgeport Bishop Ave. Yard Area, Bristol Track Layout in City, Bristol VS Map and Land Sale, Bristol Street Map Railroads and Phone Exchanges, Brookfield Land Sale, Brookfield VS Maps/Drainage, Brookfield Station Sale, Burlington VS Map, Burlington, Canton, Farmington R.O.W. Appraisal, Canaan VS Maps/Station Area, Canaan Freight House/Service, Canterbury Private Crossings, Canton Collins Company Property Lines - VS Map, Canton Buildings - STA, ECT Land Conveyance Station Retirement, Cheshire Sale of R.O.W. to state - near reformatory, Cheshire Land Sale, Cheshire/Prospect Town Line - Landsale, Cheshire Woodcutting]

1

Maps, 1895-1972 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [Cheshire Land Sale, Cheshire VS Map, Cheshire Station Area, Clinton Station Area, Colchester Air Line Improvement, Colchester Line Changes, Colchester Station Grounds, Cornwall Telephone Exchange Map, Cornwall Flowage Rights Granted to CL+P, Cornwall Station Area/Station Sale, Coventry Power Line Easement, Cromwell Misc. - No Specific Location Possible, Cromwell Oil House - Fire + Retirement, Cromwell Revisions to VS Maps, Cromwell VS Map - Misc Maps/Papers, Cromwell Land Sale - Millane Nurseries, Cromwell Crossing Validity, Cromwell Land Sale - State of Connecticut Fish + Game, Cromwell Land Sale - Connecticut Power Company, Cromwell Land Sale - Town of Cromwell, Danbury Engine House - Temporary One - Stall, Danbury Station + Parking Lot, Danbury Engine Facilities/Yards, Danbury VS Maps (Norton River), Darien VS Map/Land + Buildings, Darien Proposed Station, Darien Crossing Rights at Woodway and on New Canaan Bridge, Deep River Freight House, Derby VS Maps (JCT/Islands), Durham Culvert at Br 16.34 and Crossing at Rice's Cut, Durham Crossing - Near Middlefield Town Line, East Granby VS Maps, East Granby EG+S Railroads, East Granby Station Area, East Haddam Freight House/Dock at Ferry Area, East Hampton Property Lines, East Hampton Land Sale, East Hampton Passenger Station Freight House, East Hampton House near Station - Possible Damage to, East Hampton Air Line Improvements Sheet 26 (Grade Improvment), East Hartford to Putnam Retirement of MainTrack (Singlet Tracking)]

2

Maps, 1905-1969 

Scope and Content Note

[Subjects Include: East Harford VS Maps, East Hartford Land Sale (H. J. Heinz), East Hartford Crossing Elimination - Proposed Station Requirements, East Lyme Station/Freight House, East Lyme Niantic Station Freight House, East Windsor Station Grounds, Enfield (Warehouse Point) VS Map, Enfield (Thompsonville) Station Area, Essex VS Map (Deep River Town Line), Fairfield VS Maps, Fairfield VS Map (Bridgeport City Line), Farmington VS Map (Burlington Townline), Farmington VS Map (Plainville Townline), Greenwich VS Map, Greenwich Land Title Map, Griswold VS Map, Griswold VS Map (Pachaug River), Groton VS Map (Crystal Lake Goss Cove), Groton VS Map ( Providence & Worcestor Railroad Junction), Groton VS Map (Groton Ferry Branch), Groton (Midway) VS Map, Gronton (Noank) VS Map, Groton (West Mystic) VS Map, Groton (Palmers) VS Map, Gronton (Area Map) (Gronton, Ledyard, New London, Waterford) Railroad Map (Naval Base Area), Guilford Station Area Maps, Haddam VS Maps, Haddam (Higganum) Station Area Lease, Hamden VS Maps (Lake Whitney) (Dixwell Ave), Hamden (Quinnipiac) VS Map, Hamden VS Map+Land sale, Hamden (Mt. Carmel) VS Maps, Hamden (Mt. Carmel) Row/Crossing near station, Hartford (Colt's) VS Map/Track+Building Map, Hartford VS Map, Hartford (Parkville) VS Map - Station Area Sidetrack Changes, Hartford Passenger Station Fire Doors, Hartford (Morgan Street/Windsor Street Yard) VS Map, Hartford (Hartford-CNE) Station Area/VS Map, Hebron Sale of Borrow Pit - VS Map, Hebron (Amston Turnerville) VS Maps/St. of Connecticut Highway Change, Hebron Freighthouse]

3

Maps,  1911-1971 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [Kent Vs Maps - Highway Changes, Kent(Woodrow South Kent) Land Purchase/Service, Killingly (Dayville) VS Maps, Killingly (Danielson) VS Map, Killingly (Danielson) Sales of Land/VS Map, Lebanon Air Line Improvement Acquisitions, Lebanon CL+P Easement, Ledyard (Allyn's Point) VS Map - Switch to Wharf, Lisbon Station Sale, Litchfield (Campville) VS Map, Litchfield (East Litchfield) Station Grounds - VS Map, Litchfield Station Grounds - Land Sales/VS Map, Litchfield Bunk House, Litchfield (Bantam) (Lake) Crossing Rights/Pipeline VS Map, Litchfield (Bantam) Station Area Improvements, Litchfield (Bantam) Riparian Protection, Litchfield (Bantam) Land Sale - Station Area VS Map, Litchfield (Bantam) Station Grounds Sale - VS Map, Manchester (South Manchester) Station, Manchester Station - Track + Structures Map, Manchester Station Grounds - Taking for Redevelopment, Manchester Station Grounds - Sales + Changes, Manchester Station Grounds - Interest by Non-Railroad parties, Manchester (Buckland) VS Maps, Meriden (Area Map) City/Railroad Map, Meriden Filling Br. 13.27 (Trestle), Meriden CL+P - Transmission Lines, Meriden Curb Relaying, Meriden Drainage, Meriden Paving, Meriden Pipelines, Meriden VS Maps Provided to Meriden Assessors, Meriden to Wasterbury CT Sales of Abandoned R.O.W., Meriden Boundary Re-established, Meriden Broad+Britannia Sts. - Fencing R.O.W., Meriden Highway Right of Way - Rt. 5/Broad Street, Meriden Broad+Britannia Sts - Drain Pipe, Meriden Cambridge-Britannia Sts.- Easement (CL+P), Meriden Cambridge St. Proposed Private Crossing, Meriden Cambridge Street - Rights at Br. 0.57 (To fill bridge), Meriden Broad Street - Storm Drain Easement (Hintlian), Meriden Andrewsst - Encroachment (Schipke) - VS Map, Meriden Andrews Street - Curbing, Meriden Andrewsst - Fencing (Schipke), Meriden Andrews Street - Land Sale (Frasco), Meriden East Woodland Street - Gas Main at Crossing/Street Layout, Meriden East Woodland Street - Boundaries, Meriden Lewis Ave - Bridge 1.90 Sidewalk, Meriden Sodom Brook - Relocation - Springdale Ave, Meriden Woodland Street - Sewer Construction, Meriden Coe Road Area - Land Sale (CL+P), Meriden Coe Road Area - Land Sale (CL+P)]

4

Maps, 1851-1973 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [Meriden Fencing (Ricce), Meriden West Main Street Yard of MW+CR Railroad - Old Lease (Wood), Meriden West Main Street -Layout/Surverys (Orig. "Soutmington - Waterbury Tpke.), Meriden (West Main Street) Station Area, Meriden (West Main Street) West Main Street - Paving Station Area, Meriden (West Main Street) Station Grounds - Sale (Atlantic Refining Company) VS Maps, Meriden Land Sale (Lane Const.), Meriden (West Main Street) Pascost/Ames Ave. - Sale of Land (Lane Const.), Meriden West Main Area (Ames Realty), Meriden West Main Street - Sidetrack (Meriden Foundry Coumpany), Meriden West Main Street Exchange of Rights (Seaver Realty) (Bulk Delivery), Meriden (West Main Street) Property Line (Frank Merriam), Meriden West Main Street Land Sale (Atlantic Refining), Meriden West Main Street - Land Sale (Pembek Oil), Meriden West Main Street - Drainage (Meriden Foundry Area) (ref: Sale to Pembek Oil), Meriden West Main Street - Land Sale (Brunet), Meriden West Main Street - Land Sale (Convard), Meriden West Main Street - Land Sale (Eisman), Meriden West Main Street + Coe Road - Land Sale (Bradley), Meriden West Main Street - Land Sale (Hallbach) (General Ice Cream), Meriden West Main Street - Land Sale (Halepas), Meriden West Main Street - Use of Coal Hopper, Meriden Sewer Easement - West Main Street, Meriden West Main Street - VS Map Land Exchange, Meriden West Main Street - Exchange of Rights (Davella Motors), Meriden Land Sale (Post 4s, American Legion), Meriden Hanover/Dossin Park - Land Sale, Meriden right-of-way sale, Meriden Question of Reversionary Rights in R.O.W. - (Pendexter), Meriden Land Sale (Lucchini), Meriden Hanover Area - Crossing Easement (CL+P), Meriden (Garlick), Hanover Area - Land Ownership (Garlick), Meriden (Cheshire Street Station) VS Map - R.O.W. Sale, Meriden Fencing of R.O.W., Meriden Land Sale (Pioda), Meriden Hough's Mills - Pipeline Crossing, Meriden Wilbur Cross Parkway Easement, Meriden Broad Street - New Boundary Lines, Meriden Cooper Street - Curbs/Paving, Meriden Pratt Street - Land Sale (Lanove), Meriden Camp Street - City Water Main Installation, Meriden VS Maps - Pratt Street Property Lines/City Interest In R.O.W., Meriden Pencing of R.O.W., Meriden Bee Street - Fencing (Pierzanowski) (Bilger), Meriden Easement (CL+P), Meriden Track Monuments, Meriden Cherry Street - Siding Rental (MacConnell Insulatios Company), Meriden Cherry Street - Land Aquistion (From Charles Parker Company), Meriden Cherry Street (Harbor Brook) Lease (Charles Perker Company), Meriden Cherry Street - Encroachment (Uneeda Biscuit Company), Meriden Cherry Street - Railroad Property Line, Meriden Colony Street (South) - Boundary Line (Armour+Coumpany), Meriden VS Maps (Cooper Street), Meriden Village Map (New Haven, Hartford, +Springfield Railroad), Meriden South Colony Street - South of East Main Street (Sheet 37 - Land + Buildings)

5

Maps, 1879-1971 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [Meriden Title Searches, Meriden VS Maps, Meriden VS Maps (Brooks Street) (Britannia Street), Meriden Post Office at Brook Street and North Colony Street, Meriden Brooks Street - Land and Previous Leases, Meriden Brook Street - Hopper Rental, Brooks Street- Paving and curbs, Meriden Cross Street Meriden Lumber Company, Meriden Cross Street - Platform Use (H. Wales Lines Inc.), Meriden Station Grounds - Uses (International Silver Company), Meriden Station Building/Grounds - Land Sale (International Silver Company) (Job File), Meriden Station Grounds - Station + Mail Shed + Express Building Sale, Meriden Station Grounds, Meriden Station Area Map, Meriden Freight Facilities - Tracks + Structures North of Meriden, Meriden Requirements to stop passenger trains, Meriden Baggage Handling Concession, Meriden Rental Agreement (Railway Express Agency), Meriden Yellow Cab Priviledges at Station, Meriden Station Area Beautufucation (Non-Railroad) - Winthropsq, Meriden State Street - Retaining Wall Relocation (Meriden Britannia Company), Meriden State Street - #344 Removal of House Damaged by Fire, Meriden "Victory House" on Station Platform, Meriden State Street - Storage of City Sand Near Freight House, Meriden Drainage Culvert - Station Grounds (INSILCO), Meriden Lake Street - Land Acquisition (Quinlen), Meriden R.O.W. Map - Kensington Ave. Northerly (Gracey Street), Meriden Campsite - Paving/Curbing Assessments (also Copper Street), Meriden Center Street - Property Lines (M.B. Schenk Counpany), Meriden Center Street - Land Sale (New Departure) - Sidetrack Service, Meriden Center Street - Land Sale (Artkop), Meriden Track Monuments, Meriden Colony Street - Sale of Colony Buildings - VS Map, Meriden Colony Street - Passageway to Station, Meriden Colony - Sale of Colony Building (Railroad Building Inc), Meriden Colony Street (North) - Byzbee Block, Meriden North Colony Street/Kensington Ave - Lands + Buildings Leased (E.A. Miller), Meriden Colony Street (North) + Frary Ave - Encroachment (By Railroad on Dr. Lawton), Meriden Colony Street (North) - Lease Passway (Pigeon), Meriden Colony Street (North) - Sidetrack (Swift and Company), Meriden Colony Street (North) Driveway Maintenance (Curtis Way Pub.), Meriden Colony Street - Widening Projects, Meriden South Colony Street - Layout of Lines + Grades, Meriden Colony Street (South) - Lease to Erect Scaffold, Meriden South Colony Street - Department of Real Estate, Right-of-way and Taxes - SH 37 (Land and Buildings) - H+NH, Meriden South Colony Street - Wood Block Pavement, Meriden Colony Street - Leases, Meriden Cooper Street - Sign (Murphy Outdoor Advertising), Meriden Cooper Street - Pole Placement (William Veronneau Company), Meriden Cooper Street - Drainage, Meriden Cooper Street - Wall Replacement (CL+P), Meriden Cross Street - Sidetrack (International Silver Company), Meriden Cross Street - Curbing Assessments, Cross Street - Sidetrack Use (A. Israel Coal Company), Meriden East Main/South Colony - "Rogers Block" Sale, Meriden East Main Street - Sidewalk Repair Lawsuit, Meriden East Main Street - Establishment of Building Lines, Meriden Tracks and Buildings .84 miles north of Meriden, Meriden Organ Shop Track, Fences, Meriden Organ Shop Track - Rights of Railroad, Meriden Organ Shop Track - Use, Meriden Organ Shop Track - Hopper (Tuxis Coal), Meriden State Street Freight House - Gas Tank (R.E.A.), Meriden Organ Shop Track - Pipe Easement/Leases + other crossings, Meriden State Street - Curbing, Meriden State Street - Land Sale (International Silver Company)

6

Maps, 1909-1973 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [Meriden State Street - Lease (h. Gordon Inc.), Meriden State Street - Lease (Connecticut Valley Contracting), Meriden State Street - Boundary Line (G.R. Cummings Roofing), Meriden State Street Extension - Land Sale (Packer Machine Company), Meriden (State Street Extension - Billboards (TDI Outdoor Adventure), Meriden Drain Pipe Lease (Swift + Company), Meriden Kensington Ave - Establishment of Lines + Grades, Meriden Kensington Ave - Land Sale (Leon Gabriel), Meriden Kensington Ave. - Land Lease, Meriden Kensington Ave./Duffy Street Lease (Maloney), Meriden Gracey Street - Relocation/QC, Meriden Colony Street (North) - Land Sale (Domonel Press), Meriden Gracey Streeet - Land Sale (Curtiss Way Publ.), Meriden Duffy Street - Land Sale (Curtiss Way Publ.) (Job File), Meriden Gracey Street - Land Sale (Carabetta), Meriden Gracey Street - Land Sale(Curtos Way Publ.), Meriden Gracy Street - Land Sale (Mule), Meriden Lexington Area - Easement (CL+P), Meriden Quarry Branch, Meriden Gracey Ave. - Elimination of Br. 0.23 (Quarry Branch), Meriden Easement (CL+P), Meriden East Meriden JCT. - Lease of Pipe (Napier Company), Meriden Camp Street, Meriden Sidetrack Agreement (C.A. Runge + Son), Meriden Taxable Property (in city), Meriden Woolen Company Property Map, Meriden Cheshire Waterbury Conveyances To-From Railroad on MW+C Since 1895, Meriden Center Street Aband, Meriden Wilbur Cross Parkway - Easement, Meriden Cherry Street - Leases + Side Tracks, Meriden Broad + Orchard Streets - Property Lines (Standard Oil), Meriden Orchard Street (also Springsdale Ave) - Legal Status of, Meriden License - Construction (Russel Hall Company), Meriden Brittannia Street, Meriden Cherry Street, Meriden Hall Ave. - Layout of Lines and Grades, Meriden Trolley, Meriden Capitol Ave. - Site for New Connecticut Company Trolley Barn, Meriden Street Sprimkling, Meriden Hanover Street - Land Near Hanover Park, Meriden Hanover Park - Trolley Land Near Railroad, Middlefield Sidetrack Use, Middlefield Landsale (Brooklawn Grain + Feed Company), Middlefield Sidetrack Ise (Yantic Grain and Products Company), Middlefield Private Crossing Question, Middlefield (Rockfall) Middletown Road - Land Sale (Morgan), Middlefield (Rockfall) Boundary Survey (C.S. Wadsworth), Middlefield Boundary Survey (C.S. Wadsworth), Middlefield State Highway Work Near Airline + Coginchaug, Middlefield (Rockfall) Middletown Road - Sale of Land (Rockfall Corp.), Middletown VS Maps, Middletown Berlin Branch, Middletown Arrigoni Bridge Easement, Middletown Freight House - Fire + Prior Use, Middletown 10,000 Gallon Gasoline Tank + Pump (Fueling Rail Cars), Middletown (Maromas) Sidetrack - (G.F. Twitchell), MIddletown Sidetrack Extension - (River Feldspar + Milling)]

7

Maps, 1906-1972 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [Milford (Devon) VS Map, Monroe (near Stevenson) Near Housatonic River- Land Sale (Wagner), Monroe (near Stevenson) Near Housatonic River- Lease (Clancy), Monroe Halfway River - Lease/Landsale (Fairfield County Fish+Game) (Berkshire Fish+Game), Monroe (Stepney) Station Area Map - Tracks + Buildings, Monroe (Stepney) Station Sale (Hinchcliffe), Monroe (Pepper Crossing Station) Pepper Street - Crossing Rights (Cornut) - VS Map, Monroe (Pepper Crossing Station) Pepper Street - Crossing Improvements - VS Map, Monroe (Morris) Station Area - Land Sale (Keith) - VS Maps, Naugatuck Osborntown Road - Land Sale (Nichols), New Britain Station Area/Church Street - Land Sale (Mahoney) Tracks + Building Map, New Britain Whiting Street - Freight House + Freight Yard - VS Map, New Britain Whiting Street - Freight House Use/Fire, New Britain Freight Station - Change From Agency to Non-Agency (Carload Only), New Britain Stanley Works Area - Tracks and Buildings, New Canaan VS Map, New Canaan Grove Street - Land Sale (Weed+Duryea Co), New Canaan Station Grounds Town Development Plan, New Hartford (Pine Meadow) VS Map, New Hartford (Satan's Kingdom) VS Map, New Hartford Row - Land Sale (Delaney), New Haven Minor Street/Liberty Street - Land Sale (Mansi) - VS Map (near General Offices of Railroad), New Haven Blatchley Ave - Sidetrack (A.C. Gilbert) (Tracks and Buildings 1.87 Miles of NH), New Haven Center Street - Land on Old Shore Line (Townsend), New Haven Trolley, New London Water Street - #68 Floor Plan, New London (New London - Fort Yard) Freight House - Tracks + Buildings, New London Station Area - VS Maps, New Milford (Still River) Area Maps/Misc. Documents - VS Maps, New Milford Engine House Area - Land + Sidetrack (Traves+Lindstedt) - VS Maps, New Milford (Gaylordswille) /(Merwinsville) Station Grounds - Lease For Scakes (Atkins), New Milford Station Grounds - Land Sale (Tanguay), New Milford Station Area Maps - VS Maps, New Milford Mill Street - Land Sale (Ralston Purina), Newton (Bostford) Freight Service, Newtown Station Area Map, Newtown (Sandy Hook) Station Area Map, Norfolk VS Map, North Canaan (East Canaan) VS Maps, North Canaan Station Grounds - Land Sale (North Canaan Fire District), North Canaan VS Map (Blackberry + Housatonic Crossings), North Canaan VS Map/Station Plan]

8

Maps, 1871-1968 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [North Haven VS Maps, North Haven (Montowese) Plan of Developer, North Haven (Cedar Hill) Lease (Southern Pole+Timber), Norwalk (South Norwalk) VS Maps and Station Grounds, Norwich (N+W Line) VS Maps, Norwich (Connection Track/Union Station), Old Lyme (South Lyme) Station Area Map, Old Saybrook (Saybrook Point) VS Map, Orange (West Haven) VS Map - Also parts of New Haven Near West River, Plainfield (Central Villiage) VS Map, Plainfield (Moosup) Station Area Map, Plymouth (Terryville) (Tunnel) Double Tracking - Land Acquistion (Grannis), Plymouth (Terryville)-(Tunnel) - Terryville Loop - Constrcction Estimates, Plymouth Hancock Creek - Land Sale (Whittier), Pomfret Station Area Map, Portland Near Connecticut River Bridge - Land Sale (Portland Chemical Works), Portland Near Connecticut River Bridge - Land Sale (Atlantic Cement), Portland Near Connecticut River Bridge - Lease (Eureka Feldspar Mining), Portland Station - High Street Crossing Use/Elimination, Portland Station Grounds - Land Sale (Rozwoda), Portland Air Line Improvement - Various Deeds, Preston (Fort Point) VS Map, Prospect - Prospect/Cheshire Town Line - Land Sale (Pivirotto), Prospect - Prospect/Cheshire Town Line - Land Sale (Newell), Ridgefield VS Map (Begin Ridgefield Bridge), Ridgefield Freight House, ect - Land Sale (Ridgefield Supply Company), Rocky Hill Pratt Street - Land Sale (MDC), Roxbury (Judd's Bridge VS Maps, Roxbury (also Washington) (Judd's Bridge) right-of-way - Land Sales (Metcalf) Documents only, Roxbury Station Area - Moving Retaining Wall, Roxbury Station Area - Land Sales (Matthews) (Beatty), Roxbury (Roxbury Falls) Station Area-Property Lines, Roxburt Minor's Bridge Road - Land Sale and Establishment (State of Connecticut), Salsbury (Taconic) VS Maps, Salsbury Station Area - Tracks+Buildings, Salisbury (Lakeville) VS Maps, Salisbury (Lakeville) Freight houses, Salisbury (Ore Hall) VS Map, Simsbury Station Area - Land Sales (Yantic Grain and Products) - VS maps, Simsbury (Hoskins) VS Maps, Simsbury (Tariffville) VS Maps, Simsbury (Hoskins) VS Maps, Seymour VS Maps, Simsbury (Weatogue) Station Area - Partial vs Map, South Windsor (Brick Yard) VS Maps, South Windsor VS Maps, Southbury (Oxford) Station Area, Southbury (South Britain) VS Maps, Southbury VS Map (Pomperaug River) Southbury MNisc.-Road Crossings, Southington (Milldale) VS Maps, Southington (Plantsville) VS Map, Sprague (Baltic)]

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Maps, Appraisal of Real Estate,  1887-1968 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects include: [Agawam MA VS Maps, Boston MA Timber Treating Plant Layout (Boston Elev. Ry. Co.), Boston MA Park SQ+Columbus Ave - leasers (Ringling Bros.-Circus), Boston-Blackstone MA AT+T Lines along Railroad right-of-way, Brewster Dennis Eastham Harwich MA right-of-way Appraisal - (Dennis to Eastham), Deerfield MA (South Deerfield) Station - Sale/Demolition (Kelley), East Longmeadow MA Land Sale (Rintoul), Holyoke MA Freight House - Pipe Lease Under Tracks (Chemical Paper), Holyoke MA 75' Turntables Installation, Holyoke MA Coaling Facilities, Provincetown MA VS Maps, Springfield MA St. James Ave - Junction of Armory Branch/Boston & Albany Railroad, Springfield MA B+A Railroad - Chestnut Street to Armony Street (Composite), Springfield MA Girard Ave (Armory BR) - Land Sales (Ernest F. Carlson Inc.) - VS Maps, Springfield MA VS Maps (Armory Branch), Springfield MA Station/Joint Facilities (with  Boston & Albany Railroad,  Boston & Maine Railroad), Springfield MA Connecticut River Front - South End Bridge to Mill River (Bulk Yard - Proposed), Springfield MA Elm Street/Connecticut River - Springfield Gas Company, Springfield Signal Tower - Stair+Ladder Details, Truro MA VS Maps, Westfield MA VS Maps, Westfield MA (Brick Yard) Sheltershed Retirement, Westfield MA Coaling Facilities, Ancram NY (Boston Corners) Land Sale (NY State Realty+Terminal Company), Mamaroneck NY VS Maps - Villiage of Mamaroneck, New York City NY VS Maps - HR+PC Railroad, New York City NY (Harlem River) Hell Gate Yard - Tracks + Buildings, Westchester (County) NY Passenger Stations - Selected Data]

10

Maps, 1896-1978 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [Everything in this box is associated with Connecticut Company street railroads: Statewide System Map, Statewide Valuation - Section Maps, Car Mileage Statistics, Fare Limit Maps, Forms - Compensation, Monthly Report - Cars Owned By Employees Used On Company Business, Mail Route + Extensions (New Haven Area), Track Mileage Maps and Lists, "Feet to Decimals of a Mile" Chart, Track Construction Specifications (to accompany contract), Concrete/Paving Specs, Cross Sections of Rail/Pavement, Rail in Use Index, Rail Index, Ties/Tie Plates/Shims/Fasteners, Rail Cross Sections / Joint Bar Drilling, Valuation - "Track + Pavement Classification for Valuation Purposes" - Chart, Girder Rail Cross Sections/Joint Bar, Turnouts + Crossovers, Bumpers, Construction Account Sheets, Work Progress Form, Wages for Track Labor, Daily Bridge Report Form, Standard Pile Trestle (Main Line), Drainage, Standard Catch Basin (CHD), Canvas Covers for Standard Equipment, Scrapping Specs Various Lines, Bloomfield CT Bridge Over Central New England Railway Plan and Profile/Steel Fabrication, Trolley Maps, Brideport Trolley Maps, Bridgeport Station Area Trolley Lines, Bridgeport Stratford Ave - East End Car Barn, Bridgeport Congress Street - Proposed Car Barn, Bridgeport Congress Street/Water Street - Bus Garage (Near Station), Bridgeport Power House Channel - Boundary Agreement (American Tube+Stamping Company), Cheshire Land For Additional Track, Cromwell Track Relocation Project Route to 10 (Now CT Route 99), Darien+Stamford Arch Bridge Over Noroton River Proposed Widening, Derby Track Layout Main Bridge Sites, Main Street Car Barn, East Hartford Proposed Spur Track (Donatelli Coal Yard), East Hartford Track Changes (Main Street Near Aircraft Plant), East Hartford + Glastonbury Freight Service on Connecticut Company Tracks, East Haven Trolley Maps, Franklin Map - Part of Willimantic Traction Company, Groton Main Street to Elm Street - right-of-way sale ( New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad), Hamden Dixwell Ave Double Tracking (to Church Street), Hamden Whitney Ave Double Tracking Property Acquired, Hamden Crossover Relocation (Whitney Ave near Treadwell), Hamden Switch Point Renewal (Dixwell Ave at Highwood), Hartford to New Britain Location Map, Hartford Sketch of Hartford Center (Streets and Trolley Lines), Hartford Vernon Street Car Barn - Lease (Trout Brook Ice Company), Hartford Proposed Double Tracking (New Britain Ave - Newington Ave to City Line), Hartford Paving Specification, Hartford (Parkville) Lease of Western Union Poles for Transmission Line, Killingly (Danielson) Cottage Street - Attachment of Wires to Railroad Bridge, Killingly (Dayville) Proposed Location Change ( Worcestor and Connecticut Eastern Railway), Killingly (Danielson) Power Station Track Layout, Lebanon Map Part of Willimantic Traction Company, Manchester Historical - "Silk City" in NJ (Manchester Nickname), Manchester Manist (Near North School Street) Track Work, Manchester Proposed Double Tracking, Manchester Main and Center Streets Track Work, Manchester Main and Olcott Streets Track Work, Meriden West Main + Colony Streets Proposed Turnout (Consolidated), Meriden Cook Ave - Proposed Track Connection (Consolidated RY), Middlebury Co. Property Near Woodbury Town Line, Lake Quassapaug Track Arrangement, Middletown Durham + Pameacha Aves - Proposed Track (Rogers + Hubard Bone Mill), Middletown Main + Court Streets - Proposed Track at Post Office, Middletown Sumner + Union Streets - Proposed Extension of Tracks to Steamboat Dock and Freight Depot, Middletown Rapallo Ave - Proposed Double Tracking (near Railroad Station), Middletown Main + Sumner Streets, Middletown Bridge Street - Guglietti Proper-TY Lines, Milford East Broadway - Scrapping Specifications (Bridgeport-Milford Line), Montville Power Station Lot Plan, Montville West Thames Street Property Line Map, Montville Norwich-New London Turnpike Proposed Turnouts, New Haven City Lines Map/Zone Map for Bridgeport Line, New Haven Rail/Trolley Line Map, New Haven Trolly Line Maps, New Haven Base Map Discontinuance Proposal, New Haven Trolly Line/Bus Route Map, New Haven Tomlinson Bridge/East End (Dimensions/Clearances - Trolley+Bus), New Haven Trolley Discontinuance Proposal Maps, New London Profile - Lincoln Ave (Connecticut Ave to Jefferson Ave), New London Main Street Profile + proposed Grade (State to Williams), New London Bank and State Streets Special Curves, New London Freight House Spur (Near Railroad Station), New London Bank Street Proposed Double Tracking (State to Tilley), Newtown Deed Enabling Ditch Construction, Norwalk Property Taxes (By Company Subsidiaries)]

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Maps, 1902-1966 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [Everything in this box is associated with Connecticut Company street railroads: Norwich/Sprague bridge no. 2 - Shetucket River Structural Plans, Norwich Taftsville Cutoff (at Ponemah Mills), Norwich Track Plan - Franklin Square to Thames Square, Norwich bridge 810 with Main Street (over West branch of Yantic River) Proposed Reconstruction, Norwich Rail Laurel Hill Bridge Area, Norwich Profiles West Main, High, Fairmount Streets; Norwich Main and West Main Streets Plan and Profile (near Washington Square), Norwich Layouts Franklin Square + Washington Square, Norwich Land Near Totoket Company Change of Curvature, Norwich Dewolf's Gravel Pit Spur West Thames Carbarn, Norwich Misc Track Work, Norwich Yantic Extension, Old Saybrook Pole Lease, Orange Special Curves- Elm Street and 2nd Ave, Blohm Street and East Ave, Blohm Street and 2nd Ave, Thomas Street and East Ave, Orange Savin Ave Marsh Street Vicinity Field Notes, Plainfield Profile/Grade of W+CE Railway from Kennedy City to Moosup, Plainfield Location of D+N Street Railway in Central Villiage, Plainfield Wire Crossings Specifications, Plainfield Substation Location, Plainville Central Square Parking for Buses Canal Location, Putnam Location of Iron Poles and Proposed Track Work, Northeastern (Killingly, Plainfield, Putnam, Thompson) Track Map Central Village to West Thompson/Chesnut Hill, Putnam Right to Maintrack Track and Poles on Railroad Property Release ( Connecticut Company to  New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad), Rockville to Stafford (Vernon, Tolland, Ellington, Stafford) Bridge and Culvert Book, Rocky Hill Overhead Bridge, Seymour Main Street Trolley Express Station (Land Transfer Railroad to  Connecticut Company), Seymour Section of Track North of Elford's Turnout on South Main Street, Southington Lazy Lane Land Sale ( Connecticut Company to State Park Community), Sprague Location near Pautapaug Hill, Stafford Bridge over Central Vermont Railway East Abutment, Stamford Proposed Changes End of Springdale Line/Southfield Ave, Stamford Section of Boston Post Road in Riverside, Stamford Myrtle Ave Proposed Track Relocation, Stamford Car Barn Drainage, Stamford Track Relocation Hope Street, Stamford South Street Land Conveyed to Connecticut Company, Stamford City Map with Electric Railroad Lines, Stamford Boundary Location Affecting Lease, Suffield Street Railway Line Abandonment (Dunn's Corner to Kent's Corner), Thomaston Line Plan Fort Hill (Waterbury) to End of Line, Thompson People's Tramway right-of-way Location Maps, Thompson Tramway Profile of Rail Grade, Thompson Trolley right-of-way Land Ownership/Possible Sales, Thompson Trolley Right-of-way Land Sale (Welch), Thompson Tramway Historical Information/Sales Inquires/Right-of-way Maps, Thompson Near Massachusetts State Line Land Sale ( New Haven Trap Rock Company), Torrington-Winsted "Track Statement" Chart (Track, Pavement), Torrington and Winchester Track Construction, Torrington Track at Gravel Pits at Burrville, Vernon Shelter Construction by Connecticut Company, Vernon (Rockville) Windsor Ave. Proposed Turnout at Progress Ave. Fairgrounds, Wallingford Quinnipiac River Bridge (Proposed Trestle), Wallingford Bridge Over Raceway Quinnipiac Street, Waterbury (Cheshire, Woodbury) Land Transfers From Railroad to Connecticut Company, West Haven Permit for Fair Haven & Westville Railway to Attach Wires to Railroad Bridges, West Haven VS Maps Including Savin Rock Line, West Haven Trolley Line Map, West Haven Switch Repairs, West Haven Street/Railroad Base Map, Windham Main Street Land Along Railway Location, Windham Tracks/Clearance at Railroad Bridges near  American Thread Company, Windham (Willimantic) South Coventry Car Barn, Windham (Willimantic) South Windham Car Barn, Windsor Removal of Bridge 623 at Paquonnock (over  Farmington River), Springfield, Mass., Rail Renewal Projects, Massachusetts Company Trolley Worchester Leases Worchester Consolidated Street Railway (from Railroad), Massachusetts Company Springfield Detail of Operated Track as of 12/31/37, Massachusetts Company -- Western Massachusetts Trolley Power Line Right-of-way, Massachusetts Company Western Massachusetts Scrapping Specs., Vermont Company/Trolley Pownal Vermont Company Deeds]

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Maps, Real Estate Documents,  1906-1954 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [All materials in this box associated with Connecticut Company, particularly its bus system and Connecticut Railway and Lighting: Meriden,Southington and Compounce Assessed Valuations of Real Estate Not Used For Railroad Purposes, Various Towns (Hartford Division - New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad) Assessed Valuations of Real Estate Not Used For Railroad Purposes, Various Towns (Connecticut Company) Assessed Valuations of Real Estate Not Used For Railroad Purposes/Correspondance, Bridgeport Assessed Valuations of Real Estate Not Used For Railroad Purposes, Bridgeport Resolution of Real Estate Titles , Bus and trolley Statewide System Map, Statewide System Map, Standard Map Legands, Fare Limit Maps, Route Description, Mileage Maps, Organization Charts, Legal, Buses in Service, Pull-in + Road Call Summary Forms, Bus Seating Arrangement (3s Passenger), Branford Bus/General Maps, East Haven Profile of Bus Route on Connecticut Route 80, Lower Thames Area (Groton/New London) Road & Rail Map/Bus Route Map, Hamden Dixwell/Whitney Ave Inter-Section, Hamden Spring Glen - Ridge Road Petition/Map, Hamden/North Haven "Northside" Survey of Development Area For Possible Bus Service, Hamden Snowplowing Instructions for Sidewalks, Hartford Area (Bloomfield, East Hartford, East Windsor, Hartford, South Windsor, Windor, West Hartford) Road and Rail Map, Hartford Vernon Street Garage Changes, Proposed Parking Area to be Leased from Trinity College (Broad and Vernon Streets), Hartford Route Changes, Killingly (Danielson) Intersection - Main and Center Streets Railroad Square, Meriden Road and Rail Map (Partial Route Map), Meriden East Main Street and Pomeroy Ave Area Map, Middletown Area (to Hartford via Cromwell,Rocky Hill, Wethersfield, East Hartford, Glastonbury, Portland, Meriden, Middlefield, Middletown) Route Maps, Middletown Main Street Land Conveyances (Connecticut Company, EIS Automotive), Milford Intersection Map - Edgefield Hillside, Merwin and Sea Breeze Aves., New Britain Fare Limit Map, New Haven Area Maps, New Haven Lines - Bus Fare Limit Maps, New Haven Edgewood Ave Route/"Beverly Hills" Area Potential Map, New Haven Power Station 'A' (Grand Ave.), New Haven Chapel Street Proposed Stops (Layout), New Haven James Street Carbarn Land Transfer (Connecticut to  New York New Haven & Hartford Railroad), New Haven Land at Shoreline and Quinnipiac River - Sale ( Connecticut Company to  New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad to C.W. Blakeslee + Sons) VS Map (Site of Transmission Line), New London Montauk and Denison Avenues - Proposed Bus Garage, Norwalk Fare Zone Map, Norwich Central Ave and North Main Street - Land Near Greenville Bus Garage, Plainville Route Data Whiting Street to Trumbull Electric Company, Southington School Routes Authorized and Desired, Stamford Route Mileage Diagrams and Data, Stamford Route Mileage Diagrams, Stamford Bus Mileage Sheet for Stamford Division, Stamford School "Trippers", Paving in front of Stamford Bus Garage, Wallingford Masonic Avenue and River Street - Site of Accident - Possible Reconstruction of Events, West Haven School Routes, West Haven House Survey - Allingtown Area Service, West Haven Route Change - PUC, BSR/Bus Pittsfield, Massachusetts, Garage-Boiler, BRS/Bus Western Massachusetts (11 towns) Berkshire Street Railway Motor Coach Routes Map]

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Atlas Maps,  1906-1952 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: Retreat Ave, New Britain Ave, Consolidated Railway Company New London Division Plans of Inlets, Basins and Pipe Culvert at Main and State Streets, Osgood Bradley Car Company Worcester Massachusetts Cross Seat, Osgood Bradley Car Company Wor ester Massachusetts Details of Platform Side Sills, Osgood Bradley Car Company Worcester Massachusetts Draft Casting, Osgood Bradley Car Company Worcester Massachusetts Headline Diagraming, Osgood Bradley Car Company Worcester, Details of Platform Center Sills, Naugatuck House Number 196, East Granby, Windsor, Windsor Locks, Bloomfield, West Hartford, and Hartford, The Connecticut Company Index Sheet Extension of Blue Hills Line to Bloomfield, the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad/Connecticut Company Extension of Blue Hills Line to Bloomfield, Yale Field Athletic Properties New Haven and West Haven Connecticut, Consolidated Railway Company Addition to Montauk Avenue Carhouse, Connecticut Company New London Lines Office of Engineers New Haven Connecticut New London Power Station Property, Connecticut Company Proposed Garage Location New London (Shain's Cove), Trolleys to New Haven and Railroad Station,  Amelia P. Fenn - Grantor East Windsor Connecticut,  Arthur E. Pascoe - Grantor East Windsor Connecitcut, George Ellis - Grantor East Windsor Connecticut,  John Mohn - Grantor East Windsor Connecticut,  Lemuel Stoughton - Grantor East Windsor Connecticut, Springfield Street Railway, Standard Motor Truck Company Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, Franklin Ave, Drainage on Main Street Putnam Connecticut]

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Atlas Maps,  1901-1992 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [All maps associated with Connecticut Company street railroads: Proposed Changes East Hartford, Stony Creek Line, New Haven Division Whalley Ave City Point, New Haven Division State Street Congress to West Haven, New Haven Division Winchester Ave. - Ferry Street, New Haven Division George Street to Sylvan Street, New Haven Division Saltonstall, New Haven Division Orange Center, New Haven Division Dixwell Ave - Benham Street, New Haven Division Shelton Ave Route, New Haven Division Dixwell Ave - Pershing Street, New Haven Division Centerville via Dixwell Ave, New Haven Division Grand Ave - Lenox, New Haven Division New Haven Woodmont Milford, Connecticut State Highway Department Right-of-way Map Town of Suffield Windsor Locks - Suffield Road, Valuation Section Map of the Waterbury Division, Connecticut State Highway Department Plan for Construction of Chapel Street and Howard Ave New Haven, Windsor Ave The Fuller Bush Company, Connecticut State Highway Department Plan for Construction of the Underpass of the Glastonbury East Hartford Expressway and Connecting Roads to Main Street Drawings Include: Detailed Estimate Sheet, Typical Sections, Plan and Profile Sheets, Bridge Sheets, Cross Sections, Standard Sheets, Concrete Pipe, Standard Endwall, Curbs, Tyle "C" Catch Basin, Type "C-G" Catch Basin, Fromas and Grates for Catch Basins, Figures for Dates on Bridge Rails, Manhole, Cost of Touching Up and Varnishing an 18, 20, 25, 28, 30, and 35 ft. Closed Car, Coast of Painting Outside and Varnishing a 9, 10, 12, 13, 14, 15 Bench Open Car, East Hartford - Glastonbury Expressway Minimum Width of Right-of-way, Connecticut Company James Street Garage New Haven Connecticut, Blue Hills Ave,  George S. Parsons - Grantor Enfield Connecicut,  F.B. Allen Enfield Connecticut,  Randsford A. Parker - Grantor Enfield Connecticut, Connecticut State Highway Department Plan for Construction A Section of Whitney Ave in the town of Hamden Drawings Include: Detailed Estimate Sheet, Typical Cross Section and Pavement Details, Plan and Profile Sheet, Plan of Drainage Details, Cross Sections Conc. Pipe Endwalls, Standard Manhole, Curb Type Catch Basin, Expanded Metal Mesh Reinforcement, Fabric Bar Mat Reinforcement, Sidewalks, Concrete Marker Posts, Plain Concrete Curb]

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Maps,  1899-1919 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [Map showing the Towns of Greenwich, Stanford and Darien. Thomas N. Cooke, Greenwich, Conn., 1913, Norwich, Connecticut, Insurance Maps. Sanborn Map Company, Broadway, NY, January 1909, Map of Rockville, Connecticut, D.L. Miller & Company 1899, Map of the Borough of Winsted, Litchfield County, Connecticut. Roger H. Pidgeon, C.E., D.L. Miller & Company 1896. Winsted, Connecticut, fire insurance map, Sanborn Map Company, NY, 1919.]

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Property Records 1910-1952 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [Meriden, Manchester, Berlin, Colchester, Groton, New York City, Washington, Roxbury, Litchfield, Cromwell, Norwich, Middlefield, Bloomfield, Kent, Salisbury (Taconic Station), Burlington, New Hartford, Stamford, Hartford, Parkville, Wallingford, Cheshire, Westport, Bridgeport, Greenwich, West Haven, Milford, Southington, New Haven, West Hartford, Windsor, Simsbury, South Windsor, Ledyard, Vernon, Middlefield, North Haven, East Hampton, Hampton, Hamden, Haddam, Guilford, Grisworld, Monroe, Shelton, Seymour, Rocky Hill, Ridgefield, Putnam, Preston, Portland, Pomfret]

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Property Records,  1908-1969 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [Plymouth, Terryville, Terryville Freight House, Moosup, Newtown Sandy Hook, Plainfield, Orange, Old Saybrook, Saybrook Point, Old Lyme, Norwich, Norwalk, Monroe, Newtown Hawleyville, Out of State Massachusetts Congamond, Out of State Mass State Line, Out of State Mass Lee, Out of State Mass Springfield Armory Station, Out of State Mass Pecowsic, Windsor Locks, Windham, Willimantic, Westbrook Grove Beach, West Haven, West Hartford, Waterbury East Waterville, Waterbury Bank Street, Waterbury/Watertown Oakville, Wallingford, Stonington, Trumbull, South Windsor, Stamford]

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Property Leases, 1907-1964 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [Bridgeport, Bethel, Bolton, Trumbull, Stamford (Springdale), Stamford (Glenbrook), Southington and Plantsville, Bridgeport Car House, West Hartford (Elmwood), Waterbury (East Waterville), Vernon (Rockville), Stonington (Mystic), Groton (West Mystic), Trumbull Long Hill Freight Station, Newington, Windsor (Wilsons), Windsor (Haydens), Westbrook Station, West Brook (Grove Beach), West Haven, Newtown (Hawleyville), Newington, Burlington, Suffield, Winchester, West Suffield (Sheldon Street Station), Washington Depot, Canaan (North & East), Roxbury (Judds Bridge), New Hartford (Pine Meadow), Salisbury, New Hartford, Hamden, New Milford]

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Putnam map,  1897 

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Framed map,  undated 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [Map of Connecticut with portions of New York and Rhode Island]

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Series II: Other Documents  

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Mail Service, 1891-1912 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [Index of Freight Tariffs, Classifications and Circulars - New England, New York, and Canada, Connecticut Railroad Commissioners Report, New England States Railway Mail Service Gereral Scheme First Division, New England States Railway Mail Service General Scheme First Division Part 2 - Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut]

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Timetables, 1899-1930 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [The Pathfinder Railway Guide Boston Safe Deposit & Trust Company, New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Lines East Boston Providence Midland and Old Colony Divisions, New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Company All Divisions Time-Table Number 59, Pathfinder Railway Guide, New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Time Table Number 113, New York, New Haven & Hartford Lines West of New London and Willimantic, City of Springfield Pocket Guide, Baby Pathfinder Railway Guide, New York New Haven & Hartford Railroad Lines East of New London and Willimantic, Connecticut Valley, New York New Haven & Hartford Railroad Government of the Operation Department, New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad New York and Stamford South Norwalk Bridgeport New Haven, New York New Haven and Hartford Railroad Shore Line Division]

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Appraisals and Timetables, 1937-1975 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [Standard Motor Truck Company Manufacturors Drawings and Plans, Appraisal of Right-of-way from Putnam to Pomfret, Connecticut,  New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Time Table Number 133 For Employees Only,  New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Time Table Number 24 For Employees Only, Appraisal of Property at Market High and Brooklyn Streets  Rockville, Connecticut for the  New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad, Photographs of New York]

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Pamphlets, Booklets, Appraisals, Bridge Lists, 1895-1973 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [New Haven Division Miniature Bridge List, Hartford Division Miniature Bridge List, Appraisal of Right-of-Way from Farmington to Canton, Connecticut, Farmington to New Milford Right-of-Way Owned By  Penn Central Transportation Company, Appraisal of Right-of-Way from Rockville to  Vernon, Connecticut, Appraisal of  New London, Connecticut Railroad Station,  The Devastation and Restoration of New England's Vital Life-Line The New Haven Railroad, Pamphlets, Booklets, Annual Report of the  Meriden, Waterbury, and Connecticut River Railroad Company to the Railroad Commissioners of the State of Connecticut]

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Meriden Property Records and Finances, 1891-1971 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [Lease records, payment records]

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Correspondence, clippings, reference materials,  1912-1966 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad documents, Penn Central merger, letters, itinerary, resume, Report of the Railroad Professional Survey Group on Various Aspects of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad Company's Problems Along with Conclusions and Recommendations as to Suggeted Policies to be Followed or Action to be Taken, Actual and Estimated Operating Expenses, List of Stations, Agents, Officers, with their Telegraph Calls, Station-Agent List, Connecticut Company System Map Showing all Trolley and Steam Roads at the Time. Includes extensive correspondence involving the whitman Report of 1962, where recommendations were made for the New Haven Railroad to take to remain viable, plus the report itself]

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Series III: Photographs (each box contains photographs of the towns that fall within the alphabet between the two towns noted), 

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Andover-Bridgeport, 1923-1986 

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Bristol-Chester,  1895-1985 

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Clinton-Derby, 1884-1993 

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East Granby-East Windsor, 1892-1973 

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East Windsor (cont.)-Guilford, 1899-1986 

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Haddam-Mansfield (excludimg Hartford), 1870-1990 

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Hartford, 1798-1954 

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Meriden-New Britain, 1876-1986 

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New Cannan-New Haven, 1918-1954 

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New Haven (and Cedar Hill), 1899-1979 

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New London-Norwalk, 1913-1976 

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Norwich-Prospect, 1886-1984 

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Putnam-South Windsor, 1906-1985 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: Putnam Real Estate Records,

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Sprague-Washington, 1869-1984 

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Waterbury-Windsor Locks, 1907-1984 

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General Views and Trains, 1904-1987 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [Negatives for Cornwall, Kent, Hartford, Old Saybrook, and Wallingford, Small Pictures of Locomotives, Diesel/Electric Trains]

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Mixed Photos, 1871-1972 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [New York, New Haven, and Hartford Railraod South Station Boston, New York Central System, One Single Driver Locamotive, Unidentified Photos, The American Freedom Train Brochure, The New York, New Haven, and Hartford Railroad Company, Central New England Railway Company, and The New York Connecting Railroad Company Rules for the Government of the Operating Department, Henry S. Harrison Appraisal Company Appraisal of Real Estate Known as: Manchester to Rockville and Vernon-Bolton-Andover, Coventry to Columbia, Connecticut, First Locomotive on the New Haven, Derby and Ansonia Railroad, New Haven & Derby Railroad at Round Hill Trestle (between West Haven and Orange), New Haven First Observation Car #28, South Hampton Street Engine House Boston, Massachusetts, The New Haven and East Haven River Railway Company Hemingway Street, Hartford Division Maintenance of Way Department New Haven, Connecticut Vine Street, Hartford Division Maintenance of Way Department New Haven, Connecticut, Blue Hills Avenue]

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Railroad properties,  undated 

Scope and Content Note

Subjects Include: [Abandoned round house, turntable]

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Duplicate photographs (these photographs duplicate many of those in the main set), 

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Andover-Middlefield, 1809-1994 

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Middletown-Pomfret,  1880-1961 

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Plymounth-Wethersfield, 1906-1976 

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Series IV: Additions 

Accession 2015.0162, 

Scope and Content Note

Photographs, blueprints and other maps, and other documents related to the railroad history of Connecticut towns, particularly railroad stations

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Connecticut towns railroad history 

Scope and Content Note

[Towns include: Andover, Ansonia, Avon, Beacon Falls, Berlin, Bethel, Bloomfield, Bolton, Bridgeport, Bristol, Brookfield, Burlington, Clinton, Canaan, Canterbury, Canton, Cheshire, Chester, Colebrook, Colchester, Columbia, Cornwall, Coventry, Cromwell, Danbury, Darien, Deep River, Derby, East Granby, East Hampton, East Lyme, East Windsor, Enfield and Essex]

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Connecticut towns railroad history 

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[Town include Fairfield, Farmington, Franklin, Greenwich, Griswold (Jewett City), Glastonbury, Goshen, Groton, Guilford, Haddam, Hamden, Hampton, Hartford, Harwinton, Hebron, Kent, Killingly, Lebanon, Ledyard, Lisbon, Litchfield, Madison, Manchester, Mansfield, Meriden, Middlebury, Middlefield, Middletown, Milford, Monroe, Montville, Morris, Naugatuck, New Britain, New Canaan, New Hartford, New Haven, New London, New Milford, Newington, Newtown, North Canaan, North Haven, Norfolk, Norwalk, Norwich, Old Lyme, Old Saybrook and Orange]

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Connecticut towns railroad history 

Scope and Content Note

[Towns include Plainfield, Plainville, Plymouth, Pomfret, Portland, Prospect, Putnam, Redding, Ridgefield, Rocky Hill, Roxbury, Salisbury, Scotland, Seymour, Sharon, Shelton, Simsbury, Somers, South Windsor, Southington, Sprague, Stafford, Stamford, Sterling, Stonington, Stratfield, Suffield, Thompson, Torrington, Trumbull, Vernon, Warren, Wallingford, Washington, Waterbury, Waterford, West Hartford, West Haven, Westbrook, Westport, Wethersfield, Willington, Wilton, Winchester, Windham and Woodbury. Also includes a small number of railroad images of trains and scenes not in Connecticut, including the Springfield (Massachusetts) Street Railway and around New England and eastern New York state]

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