Finding aid for the New York, Chicago, and St. Louis Railroad Co. Records


Title:
New York, Chicago, and St. Louis Railroad Co. Records
Repository:
Western Reserve Historical Society
Phone: 216-721-5722
http://www.wrhs.org
Creator:
New York, Chicago, and St. Louis Railroad Company
Dates:
1846-1961
Quantity:
8.90 linear feet (13 containers and 22 oversize volumes)
Abstract:
The New York, Chicago, and St. Louis Railroad Company was founded in 1881 to connect Buffalo and Chicago via Cleveland, Ohio. It was nicknamed the Nickel Plate Road. After it failed, it was taken over by the newly organized New York, Chicago, and St. Louis Railroad in 1887. It merged into the Norfolk and Western Railroad in 1964. The collection consists of articles of incorporation, reminiscences, financial records, memoranda, notebooks, ticket stubs, newspaper and magazine clippings, and oversize volumes containing documents and clippings.
Identification:
MS 3575
Location:
closed stacks
Language:
The records are in English