Guide to the Norfolk and Western Railway Company Coal Shipment Cards, undated

Summary Information

Title: Norfolk and Western Railway Company Coal Shipment Cards, undated
Collection: AC.685
Extent: 0.01 linear feet 1 folder

The collection contains five blank, undated Norfolk and Western Company Coal Shipment Cards.

Creator: Norfolk and Western Railway Company.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Norfolk and Western Railway operated as a rail system from 1881 until 1998 when it was merged into Norfolk Southern Corporation.

Scope and Contents

The collection contains five Norfolk and Western Railway Company Coal Car Shipment Cards, blank and undated.


The collection is arranged in one folder.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. An appointment for research is recommended. The Dougherty Reading Room is located on the 4th floor of Belk Library in Special Collections.

Acquisitions Information

The provenance of the materials is unknown.

Processing Information

The collection was processed and finding aid generated by Trevor McKenzie, September 2013. This collection was processed as part of a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The grant funded extensive processing of the backlog within the W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection between 2012 and 2014.

Preferred Citation

AC.685: Norfolk and Western Railway Company Coal Shipment Cards [blank forms], undated, W. L. Eury Appalachian Collection, Appalachian State University, Boone, North Carolina 28608.

Container List

Shipment cards, undated ACSC_Box 23, Folder 4