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Albert G. Hale Collection - Primarily New England railroading from the late 1920s - late 1990s, also some U.S. and Canada, photos, slides, movies, misc.




New England and Eastern Canadian rail: books, photographs, employee timetables, equipment rosters. Donated by H. Bentley Crouch

New England railroading, photos, negatives, data, books. Donated by Warren Hay.

Fitchburg/B&M RRs Greenfield, Mass. area, c. 1900, glass negatives. Donated by Orville C. Leonhard

New England railroading 1960s to early 1980s, photos, negatives, slides, movies, data. Donated by Richard Story

New England railroading, late 1930s - 1970s, photos, negatives, slides, rule books, timetables. Donated by Donald Robinson




Early New England railroading, glass plate and regular negatives. Donated by Charles "Carl" Purinton

New England railroading images focused along the New Haven, primarily postcards, also some slides, photos, books and ephemera. Donated by Walter E. Lenk

HO Scale buildings, rolling stock, tools. Donated by Henry Davis

Photos, scratch-built 0 gauge railroad models. Donated by Richard Jones

B & M RR valuation survey negatives, misc. photos, and Manchester MA, station agent's papers.

Other Collections

New England aviation scene from the 1940s - 1980s. Primarily photos and negatives. Donated by Harland Wood, a professional photographer.






New England street car lines and railroading, 1930s - 1950s, photos and negatives. Donated by Francis Donahue.

Fire engine, bus, railroad photographs, late 1940s - mid 1980s. Donated by Laurence Beake.

New England railroading, some bus images, late 1930s - 1950s, negatives. Donated by Henry Gibson

Eastern Mass. Street Railway, photos, data, memorabilia. Donated by Frank Bates.

Railroad, ships, misc. negatives, on many subjects, including maritime photos in Boston. Also MBTA commuter rail system in the 1970s - 1990s. Donated by Franklin F. Ellis

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