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Accession 83-015

Dubin, Arthur D. (Arthur Detmers)

Arthur D. Dubin Papers, 1953-1980

Repository: Smithsonian Institution Archives, Washington, D.C. Contact us at osiaref@si.edu.
Creator: Dubin, Arthur D. (Arthur Detmers)
Title: Arthur D. Dubin Papers
Dates: 1953-1980
Quantity: 2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection: Accession 83-015
Language of Materials: English
Summary:

These papers consist of correspondence, notes, clippings, brochures, manuscripts, and similar materials concerning Arthur D. Dubin's research in railroad history, including preparation of his books, "Some Classic Trains" and "More Classic Trains." Much of this collection is unarranged. Files labeled "miscellaneous" correspondence mostly concern publications, photograph identifications and acquisitions for Dubin's research files, and exchanges of information.

Descriptive Entry

These papers consist of correspondence, notes, clippings, brochures, manuscripts, photographs, and similar materials concerning Arthur D. Dubin's research in railroad history, including preparation of his books, Some Classic Trains and More Classic Trains.

Much of this collection is unarranged. Files labeled "miscellaneous" correspondence mostly concern publications, photograph identifications and acquisitions for Dubin's research files, and exchanges of information.

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Preferred Citation

Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 83-015, Arthur D. Dubin Papers

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Container List

Box 1

Donnelley, Elliot, 1967

Box 1 of 2

Dubin, Arthur (unfiled/miscellaneous correspondence)

Box 1 of 2

Miscellaneous Correspondence

Box 1 of 2

Mexico - NdeH and Pullman

Box 1 of 2

Miscellaneous Correspondence

Box 1 of 2

Illinois High Speed Rail Transit Commission

Box 1 of 2

North Coast Limited

Box 1 of 2

Various Railroad Companies

Box 1 of 2

Lighting

Box 1 of 2

Miscellaneous Correspondence

Box 1 of 2

The Broadway Limited

Box 1 of 2

Outgoing Mail

Box 1 of 2

The Century

Box 1 of 2

Miscellaneous Correspondence

Box 1 of 2

Alaska

Box 1 of 2

Butts, Frank

Box 1 of 2

Mexico - Railroads

Box 1 of 2

Miscellaneous Correspondence

Box 1 of 2

Improved Passenger Train Service Conference, 1975

Box 1 of 2

Miscellaneous Correspondence

Box 1 of 2

Correspondence re: Photographs

Box 1 of 2

Miscellaneous Correspondence (2 folders)

Box 1 of 2

Trains - Century

Box 1 of 2

Correspondence re: Publications

Box 1 of 2

Colorado

Box 1 of 2

Atlantic Coast Line

Box 1 of 2

De Golyer, Everett L.

Box 1 of 2

Official Guide

Box 1 of 2

Moore, Paul

Box 1 of 2

Canadian National/Canadian Pacific

Box 1 of 2

Unanswered Correspondence

Box 1 of 2

Broadway - Brochures

Box 1 of 2

Wayner, Robert

Box 1 of 2

Wayner, Robert; Wornom, Douglas; Gunnison, Foster

Box 1 of 2

Miscellaneous Correspondence

Box 1 of 2

Sleeping Cars

Box 1 of 2

Trains (David Morgan)

Box 1 of 2

Railroad Enthusiasts

Box 1 of 2

Miscellaneous Correspondence

Box 1 of 2

Best, Gerald

Box 1 of 2

Cascade

Box 1 of 2

Trains Letters

Box 1 of 2

Broadway - Letters

Box 1 of 2

Broadway - Trains

Box 1 of 2

Miscellaneous Correspondence

Box 1 of 2

Unanswered Correspondence

Box 1 of 2

Broadside

Box 1 of 2

Correspondence (2 folders)

Box 1 of 2

Box 2

Railway Historical Archives (Foster Gunnison, Philip Scherer)

Box 2 of 2

Chicago and North Western Line

Box 2 of 2

New York City Lines

Box 2 of 2

Railway and Locomotive Historical Society - Boston

Box 2 of 2

Greene, Howard

Box 2 of 2

Pioneer Limited

Box 2 of 2

Dubin, Arthur (unfiled/miscellaneous correspondence)

Box 2 of 2

Kalmbach

Box 2 of 2

Panama Limited

Box 2 of 2

Miscellaneous Correspondence

Box 2 of 2

Short Classics

Box 2 of 2

Pioneer - Trains Correspondence

Box 2 of 2

North Coast Limited

Box 2 of 2

Crescent Limited

Box 2 of 2

Central Electric Railfans' Association

Box 2 of 2

Bone, Sidney

Box 2 of 2

Miscellaneous Correspondence (2 folders)

Box 2 of 2

Thank You Letters (2 folders)

Box 2 of 2

Classic Cars

Box 2 of 2

Manuscripts and Illustrations (2 folders)

Box 2 of 2

Some Classic Trains

Box 2 of 2

Miscellaneous Correspondence

Box 2 of 2

Merrilees, Andrew

Box 2 of 2

De Golyer, E. L.

Box 2 of 2

Illinois Central Railroad

Box 2 of 2

Elliott Donnelley Trip, 1968

Box 2 of 2

Some Classic Trains

Box 2 of 2

Canadian

Box 2 of 2

More Classic Trains

Box 2 of 2