Collection 2018-022 - David Pershick collection of railway maps and plans

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CA ON00156 2018-022


David Pershick collection of railway maps and plans


  • 1874-1964 (Creation)

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1 photograph
28 maps and plans

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(fl. 2017)

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Donated by David Pershick in March 2018.

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Ontario Hydro maps for parts of Hastings County and copies of Grand Trunk Railway plans from Library and Archives Canada. Includes a photograph of Canadian National Railway employees at Belleville, Ontario (online at and booklet C.T. 405 from Penn Central with "Special Instructions Governing Operation of Signals and Interlockings", 1968

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