Southern Railway

Collection:
Bill Wilson Photographs, 1938-1979, undated
Title:
Southern Railway
Creator:
Wilson, Bill (William Bryan), 1914-1993
Date of Original:
1920/1984
Subject:
Railroad cars
Railroad companies
Railroad facilities--Georgia--Atlanta
Railroads--Georgia--Atlanta
Women
Clothing and dress
Railroad locomotives
Vehicles--Georgia--Atlanta
Southern Railway Company
Norfolk Southern Railway Company
Location:
United States, Georgia, Fulton County, Atlanta, 33.749, -84.38798
Medium:
photographs
Type:
StillImage
Format:
image/jpeg
Description:
View of two unidentified women posing with Southern Railway engine No. 1509 nicknamed "Maud."
The Southern Railway Company was founded in 1894 with the consolidation of the Richmond and Danville Rail Road System and the East Tennessee, Virginia & Georgia Rail Road. Over the years the Southern Railway Company continued to absorb other failing railroads into its system. The company now runs under the name Norfolk Southern Railway.
Local Identifier:
VIS 99.432.02
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Metadata URL:
http://album.atlantahistorycenter.com/cdm/ref/collection/Wilson/id/1731
Additional Rights Information:
This material is protected by copyright law. (Title 17, U.S Code) Permission for use must be cleared through The Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. Licensing agreement may be required.
Extent:
4 x 5 in. black and white negative
Original Collection:
Bill Wilson Photographs, Atlanta History Center
Holding Institution:
Atlanta History Center
Rights:

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