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Canal Railroad

Works: 4 works in 4 publications in 1 language and 6 library holdings
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Connecticut railroad collection ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Primarily financial records, including bills, receipts, correspondence, and payrolls, produced by 27 railroad companies in Connecticut, New York, Rhode Island and Massachusetts. These records document the railroad companies' relationships with foundries, utilities, steamboat companies, other railroads, and businesses that shipped goods by rail and also document the services they purchased, such as construction of rail lines and depots, repair of rail lines, cars and engines, and equipment needed to keep the railroads running. Also included is business correspondence, legal agreements, deeds, inventories, and profit and loss statements. The bulk of the records represent the Hartford & New Haven Railroad, the Housatonic Railroad, the Naugatuck Railroad, and the Norfolk County Railroad. Other companies represented are the Boston, Hartford & Erie; the Boston & New York; the Boston & New York Air Line; the Canal Railroad; the Charles River Railroad; the Hampden Railroad; the Hampshire & Hampden line; Hartford & Providence; Hartford, Providence & Fishkill Railroad; New York & New Haven; New York & New England; New Haven, Hartford & Springfield; Newburgh, Dutchess & Connecticut; Philadelphia, Reading & New England; and several smaller lines that were predecessors of the New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad
East Granby railroads collection ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Miscellaneous materials of/or relating to the Canal Railroad (affiliated with New Haven & Northampton Railroad) and Central New England Railway Company, both of which ran through East Granby, Conn., and were later absorbed by New York, New Haven, and Hartford Railroad Company
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English (4)