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[Grand Central Terminal in New York City]

Description: Photograph of Grand Central Terminal, New York, May 1943. Facing south on 42nd Street, the building sits squarely in the middle of Park Avenue and motor traffic goes around it by means of two elevated roadways running from 41st Street to 46th Street. The terminal has 123 tracks, 66 on the upper level and 57 on the lower. The upper level has 18.8 miles of track and the lower 14.9 miles making a total of 33.7 miles of railroad track in the terminal and its yard. There are 31 platform tracks on the upper level and 17 on the lower. Of these 48 platform tracks, 11 are loop tracks and 37 are stub end.
Date: 1943
Creator: Nowak, Ed
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

Family on Train Station Platform

Description: Copy negative of a picture of a group of 9 women and children, including Maxine and Vee Perini and Florida Barnes, posing together at T & P Station. Two more people are standing on the left and rails and buildings can be seen in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Family on Train Station Platform

Description: Copy negative of a picture of a group of 9 women and children, including Maxine and Vee Perini and Mrs. R. M. "Texas" Wagstaff, posing together at T & P Station. There are rails and buildings in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

People at Train Station

Description: Copy negative of people standing at a train station in Buffal Gap, Texas. There is a house station right behind them and two vehicles behind them while they seem to be waiting for a train.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Building Exterior

Description: Copy negative of the new T. & P. R. R. Station. The train station is brick. There are several people visible along with a few wagons and an electric pole as well as railroad tracks. Text surrounding the photograph reads "The Abilene Independent Telephone and Telegraph Company of which Gus H. Klotz of Abilene is Local Manager, in addition to its central district office in Abilene now has several private exchanges in and near the County each one with a large list of patrons; as for instance at Buffalo Gap, Hamby, Tuscola, Patosi, Nugent, Iberis, Dudley, Sambo, Delk, Clyde and Elmdale through which prompt service is had between the people in all sections of the county, as well as with those near the County line both south and east." Another section of text reads "...buildings with a united seating capacity of about 5,500 persons, have recently been erected at a cost of about $140,000, one by the St. Paul Methodist, one by the First Baptist and one by the Central Presbyterian church of the United States of America. Abilene is essentially a church loving city, and its people... Practically all the denominations represented in the state are represented in Abilene, as will be shown by the following memoranda, the names being alphabetically arranged for the convenience of the readers of this publication:"
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Train Depot Interior

Description: Copy negative of a view inside Grand Central Station in New York City. There are people walking through the station, the clock is visible, and there is light shining in through large windows.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Grand Central Station in Chicago]

Description: Grand Central Station, Chicago was opened on December 8, 1890. Baltimore and Ohio's passenger service into and out of this terminal was inaugurated in Dec 1, 1891. Sign on the side of the building says, " C & O, B & O Want Passengers? You bet! only $22.15 to Washington - Free movies - Try us - WA.2-2211".
Date: c. 1960
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Museum of the American Railroad

Roscoe Train Depot

Description: Copy negative of the train depot in Roscoe, Texas while under construction. There are railroad tracks running in front of the building, and a man is standing at the corner by a support.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

Roscoe Train Depot

Description: Copy negative of wooden building identified as Roscoe Train Depot. There is a bush in the foreground, and train tracks leading to the wooden building. In the background, there is another wooden building.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Hardin-Simmons University Library

[Historic Marker Application: El Paso Union Passenger Station]

Description: Application materials submitted to the Texas Historical Commission requesting a historic marker for the El Paso Union Passenger Station, in El Paso, Texas. The materials include the inscription text of the marker, original application, National Register of Historic Places nomination form (containing the narrative), and photographs.
Date: 1982
Creator: Texas Historical Commission
Item Type: Text
Location Info:
Partner: Texas Historical Commission

[U.S. Soldiers at a German Train Station]

Description: Photograph several uniformed United States Army soldiers standing at a covered German train station. The three soldiers in front are identified as Vernon Raschko, Merril McCarty, and Patrick McEachern. A sign labeled "Ausgang" hangs above them.
Date: 1944
Creator: Jones, Zane E.
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Gathering at the Round Hall Train Station]

Description: Photograph of Round Hall located between Bartlett and Holland on State Highway 95. The Granger Picnic Band played there when it was built and continued to play there regularly.
Date: 1908/1910~
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The Williamson Museum

[200 S. Crockett]

Description: Photograph of one corner of the "Neches Depot," a one-story railroad depot building located at 200 S. Crockett in Palestine, Texas. The building has Stick-style architectural features and is painted yellow with brown trim. The building was originally located in Neches, Texas and was later moved from this location on Crockett Road to the corner of Spring Street and W. Oak Street.
Date: June 1991
Creator: Hardy, Heck, Moore
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[200 S. Crockett]

Description: Photograph of one end of the "Neches Depot," a one-story railroad depot building located at 200 S. Crockett in Palestine, Texas. The building has Stick-style architectural features and is painted yellow with brown trim. The building was originally located in Neches, Texas and was later moved from this location on Crockett Road to the corner of Spring Street and W. Oak Street.
Date: June 1991
Creator: Hardy, Heck, Moore
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: Palestine Public Library

[Crowd at Station]

Description: Photograph of a crowd in a train station. Several of them board a train to the right, and on the left, a few men sit by the tracks.
Date: [1943..1945]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: The 12th Armored Division Memorial Museum

[Red Cross Station]

Description: Copy negative of a Red Cross train station. There is a group of people and horses crowded around the station. There is a man on horseback in the foreground.
Date: [1910..1920]
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library

[Waiting At The Railroad]

Description: Photograph of civilians standing at the railroad station waiting for the train. In the image there is a wagon; several woman are looking inside it.
Date: 191u
Item Type: Photograph
Partner: El Paso Public Library