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L. Jack Harris railroad timetables collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-2721

Scope and Contents

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Collector. Railroad passenger and employee timetables, railroad brochures, and other transportation industry related materials collected by L. Jack Harris of Pryor, Oklahoma, circa 1910-2005. Transportation companies represented in the collection include Amtrak, Burlington Northern Railroad, Fort Worth and Denver City Railways, Santa Fe Railroad, Rock Island Railroad, TransWorld Airlines (TWA), Southwest Airlines, Braniff International Airways, and many more.

Dates

  • 1910-2005

Creator

Extent

2.66 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Collector. Railroad passenger and employee timetables, railroad brochures, and other transportation industry related materials collected by L. Jack Harris of Pryor, Oklahoma, circa 1910-2005. Transportation companies represented in the collection include Amtrak, Burlington Northern Railroad, Fort Worth and Denver City Railways, Santa Fe Railroad, Rock Island Railroad, Trans World Airlines (TWA), Southwest Airlines, Braniff International Airways, and many more.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged in six series: 1) Railroad Brochures, Condensed Timetables, and Traveler's Guides. 2) Miscellaneous Railroad. 3) Employee Timetables. 4) Passenger Timetables. 5) Airline Timetables. 6) Miscellaneous.

Physical Location

Manuscripts Stacks: 02639-02640

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Belle S. Harris

Condition Description

Good

Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

Contact:
630 Parrington Oval
Room 300
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States