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Gainesville Midland engine

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Type: Black-and-white photographs
Title: Gainesville Midland engine
Date: 1950-1959
Description: Gainesville Midland engine. Photograph taken of a Gainesville Midland locomotive. In 1904 the Gainesville, Jefferson and Southern Railroad became the Gainesville Midland. It began carrying passengers in 1906, and mail in 1907. In 1938, it was sold for $127,000 to Georgia Car and Locomotive Company. In 1959 it was sold to Seaboard Airline which merged with Atlantic Coast Line in 1963.

Caption: "Hall County Library Photo Collection (0588) Gainesville, Georgia."

Digitized by: Digital Techniques, Inc.

Electronic version made available through a federal Library Services and Technology Act Grant and Georgia Public Library Services.

Subjects: Gainesville Midland Railway | Atlantic Coast Line Railroad Company | Seaboard Railway Company | Georgia Car and Locomotive Company | Steam locomotives--Georgia--Gainesville | Steam locomotives--Georgia--Hall County | Hall County (Ga.) | Gainesville (Ga.)
Contributors: Hall County Library System (Ga.)
Online Publisher: [Gainesville, Ga. : Hall County Library System], 2001
Original Material: 1 photograph : b&w ; 13 x 18 cm. | Forms part of: Hall County, Georgia historical photograph collection.
Rights and Usage: Cite as: [Name of photograph], Hall County, Georgia historical photograph collection, Hall County Library System.
Persistent Link to Item: http://dlg.galileo.usg.edu/hall/hchp/do:0588

Related Institutions: Hall County Library System (Ga.)
Collection Information: Hall County Georgia Historical Photograph Collection