Barriger Library Collection

These books are cataloged within the circulating and non-circulating collections of the Thomas Jefferson Library, but are purchased and shelved separately as part of the John W. Barriger III National Railroad Library.
John W. Barriger III National Railroad Library


Map of the Central Pacific Rail Road of California : and its connections.
Map and timetable for the Central Pacific Railroad in 1871.
Mechanical Instructions for Enginemen
This work was made for the Burlington Lines beginning in January of 1946. It was revised in 1951 and issued again in 1954. It provided instructions to engineers and firemen in the care and operation of locomotives. Mastery of these instructions helped firemen maintain their positions and gain promotion to the rank of engineer. Engineers and firemen were required to carry this book with them while on the job.
Memorial of the president and directors of the Pacific Railroad.
The Pacific Railroad of Missouri requests land grants to help construct the line.
O.M. Mitchell's report of preliminary recognisance of the country between Cincinnati and St. Louis
1848 survey by O. M. Mitchel for the possible course of the Ohio and Mississippi Railroad from Cincinnati to St. Louis.
Ohio and Mississippi Railroad
Evaluation of the Ohio and Mississippi Railroad conducted by Edward Mansfield in 1852.
Operating Data: Western District
Operating Data for the Western District of the New York Central Railroad in 1961.
Pacific railroad : memorial and act of incorporation.
Printing of original charter of the Pacific Railroad of Missouri.
Railroad communication with the Pacific...
Description of the Central Pacific Railroad with the aim of promoting mortgage bonds for the company.
Railroads of Missouri
A collection of speeches and papers including: To the citizens of the State of Missouri -- Letter from Capt. J.W. Reid -- Speech of Judge Treat at the celebration of the opening of the first division of the North Missouri Railroad, at St. Charles -- The Railroad system of Missouri / by M. Tarver -- On the plans proposed to complete the Missouri Railroads : a letter from Thomas Allen -- Cost of Pacific Railroad -- Change of lien / by T.S. O'Sullivan.
Report on coordination of railroad terminals : St. Louis - East St. Louis
Proposal to consolidate and economize the railroad terminals in St. Louis, MO and East St. Louis, IL metro area., BRE Collection Book


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