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Guide to New York City Railroads Car Body Reports
1908-1973 (bulk 1908-1943)
  MS 2112

New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024
Phone: (212) 873-3400


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Collection processed by Jan Hilley and Valerie Paley

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 02, 2011
Description is in English.

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Preferred Citation

This collection should be cited as the New York City Railroads Car Body Reports, MS 2112, The New-York Historical Society.

Related Material at The New-York Historical Society

The Library at the New-York Historical Society has a number of volumes containing related material. The following are examples:

Hall, Robert A. New York Rapid Transit Chronology. Ann Arbor, Mich.: [Lithoprinted by Edwards Brothers, Inc.], 1945. (NYHS Call Number: F128 TF 725.N5 H35 1945)

Sansone, Gene. Evolution of New York City Subways: An Illustrated History of New York City's Transit Cars, 1867-1997. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2002. (NYHS Call Number: F128 HE4491.N65 S26 2002)

Walker, James Blaine. Fifty Years of Rapid Transit, 1864-1917. New York: Law Printing Company, 1918. (NYHS Call Number: F128 TF847)