Found 6 collections related to Local transit -- New York (State) -- New York

West Side and Yonkers Patent Railroad Company
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3294
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
This item documents the West Side and Yonkers Patent Railroad Company, which created the first elevated train in New York City, the Ninth Avenue Line in 1868. The volume contains subscription lists for bonds and capital subscribers, and provides... more
Lafferty, Robert Charles, 1880-
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1681
.15 linear feet (1 v.)
Robert Charles Lafferty (1880- ) was an architect and engineer of New York City. Collection consists of letters, 1922-1954, from civic organizations and individuals regarding proposals made by Lafferty concerning New York City transit problems;... more
Gurin, David
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 18767
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
The collection consists of one folder of material relating to public transit activism in New York City (1969-1970) collected by urban planner and public transportation activist David Gurin
Rives, George Lathrop, 1849-1917
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4599
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
A statement to the press regarding the Rapid Transit Commission and the construction of a system of rapid transit in New York City, and a draft of a letter to Theodore Roosevelt dated 10 April 1899 on the same topic, both by George Lathrop Rives,... more
Belmont, August, 1853-1924
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 256
1.8 linear feet (7 boxes)
August Belmont (1853-1924) was an American banker. Collection consists of correspondence regarding the National Civic Federation, 1911-1922; Interborough Rapid Transit Company of New York, 1904-1925; and other organizations. Also, press clippings,... more
New York Public Interest Research Group. Straphangers Campaign
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6147
24 linear feet (59 boxes)