FINDING AID FOR THE
HOOSAC TUNNEL COLLECTION
at the NORTH ADAMS PUBLIC LIBRARY
North Adams, Mass. 01247

Compiled by Gary Smith, MLS ~ May 2003

(c) 2003 North Adams Public Library

 


 
TABLE OF CONTENTS
First Page
Physical Description
Explanations and                       Abbreviations  
Notes on the Collection
Historical Notes
Materials Descriptions:
   Photographs 
   Stereoviews: Card
   Stereographs

   Stereoviews on paper
       (positive and negative prints)
   Postcards
   Broadsheets
   Engineering Drawings              and Statistics                                      (single sheets)
   Drawings and Printed                Illustrations
   Maps
   Books, Pamphlets, and              Reports
      (cataloged in NAPL OPAC)
       (not cataloged in NAPL OPAC)

  Manuscripts
    (cataloged in NAPL OPAC)
     (not cataloged in NAPL OPAC)

  Scrapbooks
     (cataloged in NAPL OPAC)

  Articles
     (bound & cat. in NAPL OPAC)

  Letters (1875-1951)
  Newpaper Clippings and            Articles, etc. 
  Microfilm
  Video Recordings
  Hoosac Tunnel Centennial       and Post-Centennial              Materials

 MATERIALS DESCRIPTION: 
P0STCARDS & BROADSHEETS


A.  Postcards, found in NAPL collection (x 22)
(*in small gray document box labeled Postcards)
(most are by the New England Printing    Co., North Adams)

B.  Postcards, from Ruth Browne collection. (x 51).
(*in small gray document box labeled Postcards)
[45 are of Hoosac Tunnel Centennial 1873-1973; one is by New England Novelty Co., North Adams;
one is by Audio Visual Designs, Earlton, NY;
plus 4 others=51 total]

 C.  Broadsheets
Mowbray, George M. Nitro-glycerin and the Hoosac Tunnel.
Broadsheet (24 x 17.75"). [FIC HT 1] [FF]