Tuesday Tour of the Harlem Line: Wakefield 5

Tuesday Tour of the Harlem Line: Wakefield Trains Photos Tuesday Tours

This week Wakefield has the honor of being the first Harlem Line station south of White Plains I’ve featured. Before starting the Harlem Line Panorama Project, I had never ventured to any of these stations. After this weekend though, I’ve been to most of them. On the current schedule of...

Friday’s From the Historical Archive: Old Maps and Station Names 8

Friday’s From the Historical Archive: Old Maps and Station Names Trains History

Some of the very first things that were added when I created the Historical Archives were maps I found thanks to the Library of Congress. It was interesting to see the network of railroads in the country grow in size exponentially through the 1800’s, and then later in the mid...

1895 Book, Health and pleasure on “America’s greatest railroad.”

1895 Book, Health and pleasure on “America’s greatest railroad.”

[pdf-ppt-viewer href=”http://www.iridetheharlemline.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/02/1895_harlemdivision2.pdf” width=”600″ height=”500″] Excerpt from Health and pleasure on “America’s greatest railroad.” By New York Central and Hudson River Railroad Company Found on Google Books