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The Resource "The General" collection

"The General" collection

Label
"The General" collection, 1963
Title
"The General" collection
Inclusive dates
1963
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The collection consists of a single blue ticket stub, No. 829, for Trip No. 3 of the General on August 24, 1963, starting at 11:00. The ticket has been punched with a replica of the die used by Conductor Fuller on the historic run of April 12, 1862
Biographical or historical data
In 1963, the New York Central System, the Pennsylvania Railroad Company, the Indianapolis Union Railway, the Louisville and Nashville Railroad, the National Model Railroad Association, and the Indiana Civil War Centennial Commission came together to sponsor a commemorative excursion of The General, which was captured on April 12, 1862 from Confederate forces in Georgia, by Union Army officers. The General appeared in Indianapolis, Indiana, from August 20 to 25, 1963, as part of the commemorative excursion of this historic train.
Cataloging source
ISL
Label
"The General" collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S0508_The_General_Steamboat_Ticket.pdf
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Finding aid created 2013/04 by Erica Sgroi
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17546346
Extent
1 folder
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247209090
  • (OCoLC)247209090
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Label
"The General" collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S0508_The_General_Steamboat_Ticket.pdf
Note
Processing Information: Finding aid created 2013/04 by Erica Sgroi
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17546346
Extent
1 folder
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247209090
  • (OCoLC)247209090
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

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