Guide to the Ashford (AL) Railroad Depot Records, 1899-1908

Record Group 033

Extent:  5.5 cu ft

Historical Sketch:  [Ashford Depot]:  Ashford, Alabama, is a small town in southeast Houston County.  For most of its history, it was a center for naval store production, pulpwood harvesting, and cotton agriculture.  In March 1888, the Alabama Midland Railway built a small depot of Victorian railroad architecture in Ashford to be a waystation along the Bainbridge-to-Montgomery route.  The depot was the only building to survive the 1915 fire that destroyed the rest of the town.

The original depot received additions at least twice—an enclosed warehouse and open loading dock were added to the east, followed by racially-segregated passenger waiting rooms on the west side.  The depot faced two sidings that served for loading turpentine from the Adams Company still 1 block away, and pulpwood.  Cotton bales, fertilizer, and a single sweet potato crop were loaded from both sidings. 

The depot changed hands as railroads consolidated.  The Alabama Midland was absorbed by the Atlantic Coast Line which merged in the 1980s with Seaboard Air Line to form the Seaboard Coast Line.  CSX bought Seaboard Coast Line after the Ashford Depot fell into disuse.

Ashford depot fell into disrepair after it closed in 1978.  In the 1980s, concerned citizens founded a preservation committee and received a grant to add a new roof to the building.  This committee also placed the depot on the Alabama Register of Historical Places.  It remained active into the 1990s.

Mayor Bobby Alloway revived the depot preservation committee after his 2000 election.  This committee will incorporate and seek tax-exempt status in 2005.  It has received two US Department of Transportation grants ($850,000), two Alabama Department of Economic and Community Affairs grants ($290,000), and one Alabama Resource Conservation & Development (RC&D) grant ($7500) to thoroughly renovate the depot.  Construction began in Fall 2004.  The Committee and Ashford City officials held a ribbon cutting ceremony on November 17, 2005, to mark the end of Phase I of the reconstruction.

Scope / Content Note:  Contains business forms, instruction manuals, operational instructions, internal memoranda, tariff guides, railroad regulations, contracts and agreements for rights-of-way, etc., photographs, ledgers, and artifacts all related to the operations of the Atlantic Coast Line depot in Ashford, Ala., and the tracks leading into and out of Ashford.

Organization:  Organized into 7 series:  1. Administrative Files;  2. Division Files;  3. Agreements; 4. Photographs; 5. Ledgers; 6. Artifacts; 7.  Miscellaneous.

Provenance: In preparation for the 2004 renovation, the Committee donated these accumulated records to the The Wiregrass Archives at Troy University—Dothan Campus with the stipulation that they be allowed long-term loans of materials for display in the Depot Museum.  Committee Records will be turned over to the The Wiregrass Archives in 2005

Processing Notes:  The Wiregrass Archives Processors imposed order onto the Depot and Historical Records.  Town of Ashford Records were removed and placed into a discrete, self-titled collection numbered RG 044.

Access Limits?  Open per Donor Agreement signed Nov. 17, 2005.  Certain files restricted because of privacy issues

Date processed:   11/1/2004
Processed By:
TB / MTO


INVENTORY

Series 1:  Administrative Files

File I.D.

 

File Label

Year

033

04-0405

001

001

 

Atlantic Coast Line News - Nov/Dec 1960 - Dedication Issue

1960

033

04-0405

001

002

 

Atlantic Coast Line Railroad - Telephone Directory

1959

033

04-0405

001

003

 

Atlantic Coast Line Railroad - Safety Rules [Book]

1965

033

04-0405

001

004

 

Blank Forms

 

033

04-0405

001

005

 

Blank Forms - Original Freight Bill

n.d.

033

04-0405

001

006

 

Claims - Freight

1963

033

04-0405

001

007

 

Employees - Daily Time Report -  RESTRICTED ACCESS

1973

033

04-0405

001

008

 

Envelopes

 

033

04-0405

001

009

 

Freight Waybills

1972

033

04-0405

001

010

 

Henderson, T.R. -- Ashford Station Agent

1966

033

04-0405

001

011

 

Instructions  -- Billing Requirements of Hazardous Materials in Rail Transportation  --  See Also BOE-6000-A

1981

033

04-0405

001

012

 

Instructions  --  Teleprocessing Procedures on the Family Lines System

n.d.

033

04-0405

001

013

 

Local Zoning Ordinances

1961

033

04-0405

001

014

 

Miscellaneous Papers

 

033

04-0405

001

015

 

National Railway Historical Society  --  The Bulletin, v.37#3 (1972), v.38#1 (1973)

1972, 1973

033

04-0405

001

016

 

Official List of Open & Prepay Stations [Supplements], 1984-1985

1984

033

04-0405

001

017

 

Official List of Open & Prepay Stations --  Master Tariff RRRA No. 1

1976

033

04-0405

001

018

 

Official List of Open & Prepay Stations  --  NRB Tariff 1-C  [incomplete]

n.d.

033

04-0405

001

019

 

Repetitive Waybill Coding  --  Data Entry Introduction & Instructions

n.d.

033

04-0405

001

020

 

Reports  --  Cars on Hand, Cars Loaded, Train Movements  [Folder 1 of 2]

 

033

04-0405

001

021

 

Reports  --  Cars on Hand, Cars Loaded, Train Movements  [Folder 2 of 2]

 

033

04-0405

001

022

 

Seaboard System Railroad  --  Birmingham Division  -- Timetable No. 1 [1983]

1983

033

04-0405

001

023

 

SOP  --  Billing System Update

1977

033

04-0405

001

024

 

Uniform Express Receipts

1966

033

04-0405

001

025

 

Western Union Form [Blank]  --  Movement of Rail Shipments under ODT-QMR Block Permits

1943?

 

Series 2. Division Files

File I.D.

File Label

Year

033

04-0405

001

026

 

Agent R.M. Graziano's Tariff No. 30  -- [HazMat Regs of the Dept. of Transportation]  --  Specifications for Shipping Containers

1975

033

04-0405

001

027

 

Bureau of Explosive  -- Tariff No. BOE-6000-A  [Folder 1 of 2]

1980

033

04-0405

001

028

 

Bureau of Explosive  -- Tariff No. BOE-6000-A  [Folder 2 of 2]

1981

033

04-0405

001

029

 

The Official Railway Guide  --  North American Freight Service Edition, July/August 1983

1983

033

04-0405

001

030

 

The Official Railway Guide  --  North American Freight Service Edition, Nov/Dec 1984

1984

033

04-0405

001

031

 

Official Railway Equipment Register  --  U.S., Canadian, & Mexican Railroads  --  1970

1970

033

04-0405

001

032

 

Railway Line Clearances  --  Issue No. 185

1975

033

04-0405

001

033

 

Railway Line Clearances  --  Issue No. 186  -- Annual Issue, June 1976, with Supplements

1976

033

04-0405

001

034

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 201-G  --  Freight Distance Table

1974

033

04-0405

001

035

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff  201-G  -- Freight Distance Table  --  Supplements, 1975-1979 [incomplete] 

1975

033

04-0405

001

036

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff  240-K  -- Iron Tariff  --  Supplements, 1974-1977 [incomplete] 

1974

033

04-0405

001

037

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff  243-O  -- Scrap Iron Tariff  --  Supplements, 1975-1977 [incomplete] 

1975

033

04-0405

002

001

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 351-P  --  Sulphuric Acid Tariff, 1975

1975

033

04-0405

002

002

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 388-L  -- Sand, Gravel & Stone Tariff  --  Supplements, 1977-1978 [incomplete]

1977

033

04-0405

002

003

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff  Division Basis 433-B  -- Supplements, 1972-1978 [incomplete]

1972

033

04-0405

002

004

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 705-O  --  Southern Export Tariff, 1975

1975

033

04-0405

002

005

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 705-O  --  Southern Export Tariff  --  Supplements, 1975-1977 [incomplete]

1975

033

04-0405

002

006

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 738-E  --  Kentucky, Tennessee-Southern Lumber Tariff, 1961

1961

033

04-0405

002

007

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 738-E  --  Kentucky, Tennessee-Southern Lumber Tariff  -- Supplements, 1969-1970 [incomplete]

1965

033

04-0405

002

008

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 777-G  --  Woodpulp Tariff  --  Supplements, 1976-1977 [incomplete]

1976

033

04-0405

002

009

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 822-G  --  Louisianna, Mississippi-Southern Commodity Tariff  --  Supplement, 1976

1976

033

04-0405

002

010

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 867-F  --  Southern & Southern-Northern & Western Paper Tariff  --  Supplements, 1975-1978 [incomplete] [Folder 1 of 2]

1975

033

04-0405

002

011

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 867-F  --  Southern & Southern-Northern & Western Paper Tariff  --  Supplements, 1975-1978 [incomplete] [Folder 1 of 2]

1975

033

04-0405

002

012

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 929-D  --  Fabrication in Transit Tariff, 1973

1973

033

04-0405

002

013

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 929-D  --  Fabrication in Transit Tariff  --  Supplements, 1975-1977 [incomplete]

1975

033

04-0405

002

014

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 960-D  -- Wood Tariff  --  Supplement, 1977

1977

033

04-0405

002

015

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 1130  -- Southern Lumber Tariff  --  Supplements, 1976-1977 [incomplete]

1976

033

04-0405

002

016

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 6201-G  -- Freight Distance Table  --  Supplements, 1979-1983  [incomplete]  [Folder 1 of 2]

1979

033

04-0405

002

017

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 6201-G  -- Freight Distance Table  --  Supplements, 1979-1983  [incomplete]  [Folder 2 of 2]

1979

033

04-0405

002

018

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff S-392-K  -- Fertilizer Tariff  --  Supplements, 1975-1978  [incomplete]  [Folder 1 of 2]

1975

033

04-0405

002

019

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff S-392-K  -- Fertilizer Tariff  --  Supplements, 1975-1978  [incomplete]  [Folder 2 of 2]

1975

033

04-0405

002

020

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff S-1011-A  -- Southern Class Tariff  --  Supplements, 1971-1976  [incomplete]

1971

033

04-0405

002

021

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff S-1011-M  -- Classification Exceptions and General Commodity Tariff,  1972

1972

033

04-0405

002

022

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff S-1011-M  -- Classification Exceptions and General Commodity Tariff  --  Supplements, 1972 [incomplete] 

1972

033

04-0405

002

023

 

Southern Freight Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff S/I-912-G  -- Southern-IFA TOFC Tariff,  Supplement, 1978  [incomplete]

1978

033

04-0405

002

024

 

Southwestern Lines  --  Freight Tariff 102-A  --  Sulphur (Brimstone) Tariff  --  Supplements, 1973-1976  [incomplete]

1973

033

04-0405

002

025

 

Southwestern Lines  --  Freight Tariff 259-F  --  Steel and Wrought Iron Pipe Tariff  --  Supplements, 1976-1977  [incomplete]

1976

033

04-0405

003

001

 

Southwestern Lines  --  Freight Tariff 281-J  -- Inbound Paper Tariff  --  Supplements, 1977-1978 [incomplete]

1977

033

04-0405

003

002

 

Southwestern Lines  -- Freight Tariff SW/S-84-H  --  Southwestern-Southern Territory-Trailer on Flat Car Tariff  -- Supplements, 1974-1977  [incomplete] [Folder 1 of 2]

1974

033

04-0405

003

003

 

Southwestern Lines  -- Freight Tariff SW/S-84-H  --  Southwestern-Southern Territory-Trailer on Flat Car Tariff  -- Supplements, 1974-1977  [incomplete] [Folder 2 of 2]

1974

033

04-0405

003

004

 

Southwestern Lines  --  Freight Tariff  SW/S-2007-H  -- Classification Exceptions and General Commodity Tariff  --  Supplements, 1973, 1977 [incomplete]

1973

033

04-0405

003

005

 

Standard Transportation Commodity Code  --  Tariff No. 1-E  --  Supplements, 1977 [incomplete]

1977

033

04-0405

003

006

 

Standard Transportation Commodity Code  --  Tariff  STCC 6001-I

1980

033

04-0405

003

007

 

Standard Transportation Commodity Code  --  Tariff  STCC 6001-I  --  Supplements, 1981  [incomplete]

1981

033

04-0405

003

008

 

Trans-Continental Freight Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 1-Y  -- Westbound Commodity Tariff  --  Supplements, 1976-77 [incomplete] [Folder 1 of 6]

1976

033

04-0405

003

009

 

Trans-Continental Freight Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 1-Y  -- Westbound Commodity Tariff  --  Supplements, 1976-77 [incomplete] [Folder 2 of 6]

1976

033

04-0405

003

010

 

Trans-Continental Freight Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 1-Y  -- Westbound Commodity Tariff  --  Supplements, 1976-77 [incomplete] [Folder 3 of 6]

1976

033

04-0405

003

011

 

Trans-Continental Freight Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 1-Y  -- Westbound Commodity Tariff  --  Supplements, 1976-77 [incomplete] [Folder 4 of 6]

1976

033

04-0405

003

012

 

Trans-Continental Freight Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 1-Y  -- Westbound Commodity Tariff  --  Supplements, 1976-77 [incomplete] [Folder 5 of 6]

1976

033

04-0405

003

013

 

Trans-Continental Freight Bureau  --  Freight Tariff 1-Y  -- Westbound Commodity Tariff  --  Supplements, 1976-77 [incomplete] [Folder 6 of 6]

1976

033

04-0405

003

014

 

Trans-Continental Freight Burea  --  Freight Tariff 2-N  -- East-Bound Commodity Tariff

1976

033

04-0405

003

015

 

Trans-Continental Freight Burea  --  Freight Tariff 2-N  -- East-Bound Commodity Tariff --  Supplements, 1977 [incomplete] [Folder 1 of 6]

1977

033

04-0405

003

016

 

Trans-Continental Freight Burea  --  Freight Tariff 2-N  -- East-Bound Commodity Tariff --  Supplements, 1977 [incomplete] [Folder 2 of 6]

1977

033

04-0405

003

017

 

Trans-Continental Freight Burea  --  Freight Tariff 2-N  -- East-Bound Commodity Tariff --  Supplements, 1977 [incomplete] [Folder 3 of 6]

1977

033

04-0405

003

018

 

Trans-Continental Freight Burea  --  Freight Tariff 2-N  -- East-Bound Commodity Tariff --  Supplements, 1977 [incomplete] [Folder 4 of 6]

1977

033

04-0405

004

001

 

Trans-Continental Freight Burea  --  Freight Tariff 2-N  -- East-Bound Commodity Tariff --  Supplements, 1977 [incomplete] [Folder 5 of 6]

1977

033

04-0405

004

002

 

Trans-Continental Freight Burea  --  Freight Tariff 2-N  -- East-Bound Commodity Tariff --  Supplements, 1977 [incomplete] [Folder 6 of 6]

1977

033

04-0405

004

003

 

Trans-Continental Freight Burea  --  Freight Tariff 2-O  -- East-Bound Commodity Tariff --  Supplements, 1977-78 [incomplete] [Folder 1of 3]

1977

033

04-0405

004

004

 

Trans-Continental Freight Burea  --  Freight Tariff 2-O  -- East-Bound Commodity Tariff --  Supplements, 1977-78 [incomplete] [Folder 2of 3]

1977

033

04-0405

004

005

 

Trans-Continental Freight Burea  --  Freight Tariff 2-O  -- East-Bound Commodity Tariff --  Supplements, 1977-78 [incomplete] [Folder 3of 3]

1977

033

04-0405

004

006

 

Trunk Line-Central Territory Railroads Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff E/S-738  --  Southbound General Commodity Tariff  --  Supplements, 1977-78  [incomplete]

1977

033

04-0405

004

007

 

Trunk Line-Central Territory Railroads Tariff Bureau  --  Freight Tariff E/S-2008-K  -- Classification Exceptions and General Commodity Tariff  --  1974

1974

033

04-0405

004

008

 

Uniform Classification Committee  -- Uniform Freight Classification 12  --  Ratings, Rules and Regulations  --1975

1975

033

04-0405

004

009

 

Uniform Classification Committee  -- Uniform Freight Classification 12  --  Ratings, Rules and Regulations  --  Supplements,  1975-1978  [incomplete]

1975

033

04-0405

004

010

 

Uniform Classification Committee  -- Uniform Freight Classification 6000-B  --  Ratings, Rules and Regulations  --  1982

1982

033

04-0405

004

011

 

Uniform Classification Committee  -- Uniform Freight Classification 6000-B  --  Ratings, Rules and Regulations  --  Supplements, 1983-84  [incomplete]

1983

033

04-0405

004

012

 

Western Trunk Line  --  National Rate Basis Tariff 1-C  --  Supplements, 1975-76  [incomplete]

1975

033

04-0405

004

013

 

Western Trunk Line  --  National Service Order Tariff 1-E  --  Supplements, 1973-75  [incomplete]

1973

033

04-0405

004

014

 

Western Trunk Line  --  National Service Order Tariff 1-F  --  Supplements, 1975-77  [incomplete]

1975

033

04-0405

004

015

 

Western Trunk Line  -- Freight Tariff W/S-2001-J  --  Classification Exceptions and General Commodity Tariff  -- 1968

1968

033

04-0405

004

016

 

Western Trunk Line  -- Freight Tariff W/S-2001-J  --  Classification Exceptions and General Commodity Tariff  --  Supplements, 1973-76 [incomplete] [Folder 1 of 3]

1973

033

04-0405

004

017

 

Western Trunk Line  -- Freight Tariff W/S-2001-J  --  Classification Exceptions and General Commodity Tariff  --  Supplements, 1973-76 [incomplete] [Folder 2 of 3]

1973

033

04-0405

004

018

 

Western Trunk Line  -- Freight Tariff W/S-2001-J  --  Classification Exceptions and General Commodity Tariff  --  Supplements, 1973-76 [incomplete] [Folder 3 of 3]

1973

               

Series 3. Agreements

File I.D.

 

File Label

Year

033

04-0405

005

001

 

Agreements  --  Various

 

033

04-0405

005

002

 

Agrico Chemical Company

 

033

04-0405

005

003

 

Agricultural Sulphur & Chemical Company

 

033

04-0405

005

004

 

Alabama Power Company

 

033

04-0405

005

005

 

Alabama, State of../Highway Department

 

033

04-0405

005

006

 

Alabama Woods, Inc. (Pinckard, Ala.) / Mr. Floyd Lister (Wewahitchka, Fla.)

 

033

04-0405

005

007

 

Alton Box Board Company

 

033

04-0405

005

008

 

Armour Agricultural Chemical Company, Midland City, Alabama

 

033

04-0405

005

009

 

Ashford, City/Town of…

 

033

04-0405

005

010

 

Ashford Gin Company

 

033

04-0405

005

011

 

B. & R. Milling Company

 

033

04-0405

005

012

 

The Borden Company

 

033

04-0405

005

013

 

Buie, H.W.

 

033

04-0405

005

014

 

Chapman Housing Company

 

033

04-0405

005

015

 

City Beverage Company

 

033

04-0405

005

016

 

Culver Coal Company

 

033

04-0405

005

017

 

Daughtry, R.L., Lumber Company

 

033

04-0405

005

018

 

Dothan Beverage Company, Gillie C. Griffin

 

033

04-0405

005

019

 

Dothan Compressed Steel Company

 

033

04-0405

005

020

 

Dothan Guano Company

 

033

04-0405

005

021

 

Dothan Milling Company

 

033

04-0405

005

022

 

Dothan Paper Company

 

033

04-0405

005

023

 

Economy Homes, Inc. / Blaum Cabinet Company / Malone Veneer Company

 

033

04-0405

005

024

 

Emfinger Junk Company

 

033

04-0405

005

025

 

Engineering Construction Company - Grimes, Alabama

 

033

04-0405

005

026

 

Faulkner Ice Company

 

033

04-0405

005

027

 

Flowers, John J.  --  Adams Lumber Company

 

033

04-0405

005

028

 

General Telephone Company

 

033

04-0405

005

029

 

Gordon, Town of…

 

033

04-0405

005

030

 

Graceba Telephone Company

 

033

04-0405

005

031

 

Grubbs Coal Company & Royal Crown Bottling Company

 

033

04-0405

005

032

 

Harris Furniture Company

 

033

04-0405

005

033

 

Houston Nitrogen & LP Gas Company, Inc. / Gulf Oil Corp.

 

033

04-0405

005

034

 

Ingram, John C., Vault Company

 

033

04-0405

005

035

 

Jones Office Supply Company

 

033

04-0405

005

036

 

Keith-Kote of Tennessee  -- Depot Warehouse, Midland City, Alabama

 

033

04-0405

005

037

 

Kingan & Company / Sunnyland Packing Company

 

033

04-0405

005

038

 

Leminack, B.A.

 

033

04-0405

005

039

 

McArthur, W.P., Sr.

 

033

04-0405

005

040

 

Metropolitan Shows, Inc.

 

033

04-0405

005

041

 

Nurre Companies, Inc.

 

033

04-0405

005

042

 

Phillips Petroleum Company

 

033

04-0405

005

043

 

Poyner Seed Company

 

033

04-0405

005

044

 

Ramsey Livestock Company

 

033

04-0405

005

045

 

Shelley, Wade

 

033

04-0405

005

046

 

Sherrill Oil Company

 

033

04-0405

005

047

 

Spann Hardware Company

 

033

04-0405

005

048

 

Stembridge, J.E., & Company / N.W. Hutto Company

 

033

04-0405

005

049

 

The Thomas Company

 

033

04-0405

005

050

 

Three Notch Electrical Membership Corporation

 

033

04-0405

005

051

 

Tolar, L.Y. / Pansey Gin Company

 

033

04-0405

005

052

 

Track No. 72 ("Downtown Spur")

 

033

04-0405

005

053

 

United Builders, Inc.

 

033

04-0405

005

054

 

Vines Limestone Products Company

 

033

04-0405

005

055

 

Warrington Home Builders

 

033

04-0405

005

056

 

Weeks, Charles S.

 

033

04-0405

005

057

 

Willchemco, Inc. / See Also  -  Houston Nitrogen & LP Gas Company

 

033

04-0405

005

058

 

Wiregrass Gas & Appliance Company / Mr. & Mrs. William F. Smith, Columbia Hwy.

 

033

04-0405

005

059

 

Wiregrass Grocery Company

 

033

04-0405

005

060

 

Worthy Junk Company (Edwin Worthy)

 

Series 4. Photographs

File I.D.

 

File Label

Year

033

04-0405

006

004

 

Photograph  --  Engine 501, crew, [passengers]

n.d.

033

04-0405

006

005

 

Photograph  --  Switch Engine, ACL 1434, in Montgomery, AL, yard

n.d.

033

04-0405

006

006

 

Photograph  --  Sherman Lumber Company Locomotive, Chipley or P.C., Fla., ca 1910-1920

1910-20

033

04-0405

006

007

 

Photograph  --  Passengers at Headland Depot, 1913

1913

033

04-0405

006

008

 

Photograph  --  Daleville Depot, SCL, ca 1960-1980

1960

033

04-0405

006

009

 

Photograph  --  Engine 110, SF&W RR, Plant System, ca 1900-1920

1900

033

04-0405

006

010

 

Photograph  --  1st Train on Abbeville Branch, 1893

1893

033

04-0405

006

011

 

Photograph  --  Dothan's Dixie Depot, ACL/CSX, From Tracks Looking SE, ca 1970s

1970s

033

04-0405

006

012

 

Photograph  --  Dinkins Men - Train Crew, Dothan-to-Abbeville, 1910 - Close-up, Identified [Prob. Tom Solomon photo]

1910

033

04-0405

006

013

 

Photograph  --  Alaga Depot with Auto, Man, Boy, ca. 1940s  [prob. Tom Solomon photo]

1940

033

04-0405

006

014

 

Photograph  --  Water Pumping Station at Alaga, 1939  [prob. Tom Solomon photo]

1939

033

04-0405

006

015

 

Photograph  -- Water Tank at Alaga, Station in Background, ca. 1940  [prob. Tom Solomon photo]

1940

033

04-0405

006

016

 

Photograph  --  Observation Cars Entrained, ca. 1980s

1980

033

04-0405

006

017

 

Photograph  --  Ashford Depot [Renovation] Committee Concession Stand at Unidentified Fair, ca. 1995-2003

1995

033

04-0405

006

018

 

Railroad Photos & Map Drawings -- Boston Subway and Owensboro & Elsewhere Railroad, n.d.

n.d.

033

04-0405

006

019

 

Portraits --  Station Masters - Ashford Depot, 1914-1974

1914

033

04-0405

006

020

 

Photograph  --  Headland, Ala.  -  Train Going to Dothan on Sunday Afternoon; about 1910

1910

033

04-0405

006

021

 

Photograph  --  But Head Switch Engine [1435], Wilmington, N.C. Shop, n.d.

n.d.

033

04-0405

006

022

 

Photograph  --  Engine [1155]  Under Coal Chute, Lakeland, Fla., n.d.

n.d.

033

04-0405

FF3

001

 

Photograph - Excavation Engine (Plant System Stea[---] No. 2 / A.M.20046  -  includes 9 workers in photo

n.d.

 

Series 5. Ledgers 

File I.D.

 

File Label

Year

033

04-0405

007

001

 

Ledger Book  -- Seaboard Coast Line RR Company - Record of All Inbound Received Carloads From Ozark, Ala. And All Its Flag Stations, as Well as Record of Empty Repair Cars Going to Frit, Ala. For Repairs; Sept. 1, 1977 through Dec.31, 1979

1977-1979

033

04-0405

008

001

 

Ledger Book  -- Seaboard Coast Line RR Company - Record of Cars RCVD Jan 2, 1980 through Dec. 31, 1981

1980-1981

Series 6. Artifacts 

File I.D.

 

File Label

Year

033

04-0405

005

061

 

Artifact -- Plaques - Artwork - Decoupage - Paintings of Bainbridge; Climax, GA; Whigham; Thomasville, GA; Depots [Folder 1 of 2]

 

033

04-0405

005

062

 

Artifact -- Plaques - Artwork - Decoupage - Paintings of Bainbridge; Climax, GA; Whigham; Thomasville, GA; Depots [Folder 2 of 2]

 

033

04-0405

005

063

 

Artifact -- Binder Cover for Tariff Book

 

033

04-0405

005

064

 

Artifact -- Melon Pad [See File 03304-0405001004 for Sample sheet]

 

033

04-0405

006

001

 

Artifact  --  ACL RR First Class Ticket

 

033

04-0405

006

002

 

Artifact  --  Blank Form [Pads}

 

033

04-0405

006

003

 

Artifact  --  Letter "To the Friends of Depot at Ashford" from Harwell M.  Deal, February 24, 1990

1990

033

04-0405

009

001

 

Artifact  --  File Box - Metal - Black

 

033

04-0405

009

002

 

Artifact  --  File Box - Metal - Black

 

033

04-0405

009

003

 

Artifact  --  Clipboard

 

033

04-0405

009

004

 

Artifact  --  Notepaper - Loose - Yellow

 

033

04-0405

009

005

 

Artifact  --  Ticker Tape [possibly used for telegraph/telegram messages]

 

033

04-0405

009

006

 

Artifact  -- Luggage/Baggage Tags [From Ozark, Ala.]

 

033

04-0405

FF3

002

 

Poster - ACL 1959 winner of E.H. Harriman Memorial Medal [presented by the American Museum of Safety]

1959

033

04-0405

FF3

003

 

Certificate of Merit - "Best Safety Record, 1949" -  presented to Mr. Horace by ACLR

1949

033

04-0405

FF3

004

 

Certificate of Merit - "Best Safety Record, 1951" -  presented to Mr. Horace by ACLR

1951

 

Series 7:  Miscellaneous

File I.D.

 

File Label

Year

033

04-0405

006

023

 

Plant System memo, 1899 [photocopy]

1899

033

04-0405

006

024

 

Miscellaneous Articles from Periodicals

n.d.


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