Houston Division timetable 201, 1972
The Hough collections were acquired gradually over two lifetimes. This finding aid covers the timetables only, primarily railroad timetables, most published between the 1930s and 1990s with a few outliers from 1907 through 2016. Several of the oldest timetables are reprints issued more recently by railroad historical groups. It includes both employee and public timetables published by railroads from North America and overseas. Materials held separately from the timetables are promotional publications, menus, and route maps, many dating from the time when railroads were promoting their reequipped passenger trains against air and auto competition. Finally, the collections include monographs, periodicals, annual reports, photographs, postcards, and realia. The collection has been split among several organizations, besides Northwestern, major parts are located at the SFO Museum Aviation Collection, the California State Railroad Museum Library and other institutions.
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
From the Collection: 10 Boxes
Significant information: For the government and information of employes only.
Effective date: Effective Sunday, June 11, 1972 at 12:01 A.M. Central Standard Time
Part of the Northwestern University Transportation Library Repository
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