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Transportation

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Balloon ascension circular

 Collection — Folder S3429
Identifier: S3429

Cecil Beeson, Blackford County photograph collection

 Collection — Folder SP015
Identifier: SP015
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs from Cecil Beeson in Blackford County, Indiana ranging from circa 1877 to 1925, regarding buildings, businesses, houses, and other places in Blackford County as well as events that occurred there. Collection includes an item-level inventory.

Claude M. Gray papers

 Collection
Identifier: L540
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, military documents, such as telegrams, transport orders, and bulletins, pay record book, tickets, identification cards, Gray's World War I diary, World War I photographs and postcards, Rose Polytechnic Institute school materials, recommendation letters, service records, photocopies of newsclippings, autobiographical materials, memorials, insurance vouchers, a charcoal drawing of Gray during WWI, and realia from World War I and Rose Polytechnic Institute...

Indianapolis Railways photograph album

 Collection — Folder SP010
Identifier: SP010
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a photograph album with 37 black-and-white photographs pertaining to Indianapolis Railways, Inc. Included are photographs of company buildings and work areas, street cars and trackless trolleys, and several street intersections. Also included and photos of monotobe poles and trolley wires. The album appears to be a compilation of several photographers' photos.

Jesse L. Williams letters

 Collection — Folder S2623
Identifier: S2623
Scope and Contents This collection includes 9 handwritten letters from Jesse L. Williams. Nearly all of the letters are addressed to Samuel B. Ruggles in New York, New York. The remaining letters are simply addressed 'Dear Sir'. The letters are a part of ongoing correspondence between the two men (several make reference to other earlier letters) and discuss various topics, including the ongoing Central Canal project.

R. Atkinson letter

 Collection — Folder S1835
Identifier: S1835
Scope and Contents This collection contains a single page of notes that appear to be a testimony of R. Atkinson of a business deal gone bad, in which Atkinson hoped to ship his hogs from Crawfordsville, Indiana to New Orleans, Louisiana. There may have been a disagreement between the parties regarding payment.

Rollinson family reminiscences

 Collection — Folder S2208
Identifier: S2208
Scope and Contents This collection includes typewritten copies of "From Indiana to Arkansas by Flatboat, 1873 by Charles Perry Rollison and Party," a reminiscence by Thaddeus W. Rollison and dated March 19, 1937, and "Flatboat Trip from Indiana to Arkansas of William A. Rollison and Party Sunday, June 1, 1873," James Davis Rollison's recollections of his trip written down in the fall of 1906. Along with some family biographical information, the two reminiscences contain descriptions of the flatboats and how they...

Wabash Carnegie Public Library oral history transcripts

 Collection
Identifier: OH033
Scope and Contents This collection contains oral history transcripts of interviews with 45 individuals, conducted by George Dingledy for the Wabash Carnegie Public Library Oral History Project ranging from 1971 to 1986, regarding their lives and the history of Wabash, Indiana and the surrounding area.

Walker and Flora Kittle papers

 Collection — Folder S0788
Identifier: S0788
Scope and Contents This collection contains Walker Kittle's letters of recommendation from the Union Pacific System (October 17, 1890) and the Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago & St. Louis Railway Company (September 21, 1891); his Brotherhood of Railway Carmen of America, Missimer Lodge No. 50 certificate of membership (December 18, 1891) and letter of recommendation from the lodge (1892); his vehicle licenses to own, control and operate a bicycle (1898, 1901, and 1902) and a one-horse buggy (1910) in...

White Water Valley Turnpike Company record book

 File — Folder S0999
Identifier: S0999
Scope and Contents This collection contains photocopies of a record book of the White Water Valley Turnpike Company located in Franklin County, Indiana. The record book includes entries ranging from 1867 to 1880 regarding the purchase of the turnpike in 1867; the company's articles of association and bylaws; lists of stockholders and the number of shares owned; board minutes; and accounts and gate receipts.