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Phillips Houghton railroad album

Identifier: C Photo Album 380

Scope and Contents

Views of track and facilities for the Delaware & Hudson Railroad; New York, New Haven & Hartford Railroad; New York Central Railroad; Delaware, Lackawanna & Western Railroad; and Lehigh & Hudson River Railroad in New York State and New Jersey. Views of trestles, bridges, rail yards, water tanks, rail sidings, railroad stations, tipples, and rolling stock. Images of towns and businesses along the railroad right-of-way; views of businesses that used the railroads such as manufacturing plants, a variety of companies: lumber yards, dairies, feed stores, coal and coke companies, and oil companies. Images of apartment buildings, towns, commercial facilities, silos, and automobiles.


  • ca 1957

Language of Materials

Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions Governing Access

Contact Western History/Genealogy Dept., Denver Public Library, Denver, Colo.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright is retained by the author of the items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.


1 photo box(es)

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Ruth Houghton;Golden, Colorado;gift;May 12, 1976.


Penciled on album cover: "D & H."


Title supplied.


Some of the images have inked identification on the album page.

Processing Information

soiled, discolored, album has missing images.

Finding Aid for the Phillips Houghton railroad album[graphic] /Phillips Houghton
Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

10 W. 14th Ave. Pkwy
Denver CO 80204 United States