Other Resources
The Library staff may refer patrons to other institutions or organizations for assistance. Some of those we most frequently refer researchers to are listed below by state and then by city. Nearly all have a web site which may include additional information about each collection, contact information, as well as links to other helpful sites. For some we have indicated a collection of particular interest. Although we attempt to keep this data current, please alert the Library to errors.

Research Institutions

California
The Bancroft Library
University of California
Berkeley 94720-6000
510-642-6481
www.cdlib.org
Melvyl (UC Libraries catalog), Online Archive of California, California Heritage Collection

Harmer E. Davis Transportation Library
Institute of Transportation Studies
University of California
412 McLaughlin Hall, MC 1720
Berkeley 94720
510-642-3604
www.lib.berkeley.edu/ITSL

National Archives and Records Administration
Pacific Region (Laguna Niguel)
24000 Avila Road / P.O. Box 6719 92607-6719
Laguna Niguel 92677-3497
949-360-2641
www.nara.gov

Autry Museum of Western Heritage
Research Center
4700 Western Heritage Way
Los Angeles 90027-1462
323-667-2000
www.autry-museum.org

Oakland Museum of California
History Department
1000 Oak Street
Oakland 94607
510-238-3842
www.museumca.org
Andrew Joseph Russell Photograph Collection

California State Archives
1020 O Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
916-653-2246
www.ss.ca.gov/archives/archives.htm

California State Library
California Section
900 N Street, Room 200 / P.O. Box 942837 94237-0001
Sacramento, CA 95814-0001
www.library.ca.gov

Sacramento Archives and Museum Collection Center
City of Sacramento
551 Sequoia Pacific Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95814-0229
916-264-7072

Sacramento Public Library
Sacramento Room
828 I Street
Sacramento, CA 95814
916-264-2770
www.saclib.org

National Archives and Records Administration
Pacific Region (San Francisco)
1000 Commodore Drive
San Bruno, CA 94066-2350
650-876-9001
www.nara.gov

San Diego Railroad Museum
1050 Kettner Blvd. No.5
San Diego, CA 92101-3339
619-595-3032
www.sdrm.org

California Historical Society Library
678 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA 94105
415-357-1848
www.calhist.org

National Maritime Museum
J. Porter Shaw Library
Fort Mason Center, Building E
San Francisco, CA 94123
415-556-9870
www.nps.gov/safr/local/arclib.html

San Francisco Municipal Railway Library
949 Presidio Avenue, Room 204
San Francisco, CA 94115
415-923-6089

Huntington Library
1151 Oxford Road
San Marino, CA 91108
626-405-2100
www.huntington.org/LibraryDiv/LibAccess.html

Stanford University Library
Department of Special Collections
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305
650-725-1022
www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/index.html
Baldwin Locomotive Works records

Bay Area Electric Railroad Association
Western Railway Museum
5848 State Highway 12
Suisun City, CA 94585-9741
707-374-2978
www.wrm.org

California Department of Parks and Recreation
2517 Port Street
West Sacramento, CA 95691
916-324-7001 / 324-6953
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Colorado

Denver Public Library
10 West 14th Avenue Parkway
Denver, CO 80204
720-865-1111
www.denver.lib.co.us/

Colorado Railroad Museum
17155 West 44th Avenue / P.O. Box 10 80403-1621
Golden, CO 80402
303-279-4591
www.crrm.org

Delaware

Hagley Museum and Library
P.O. Box 3630
Wilmington, DE 19807-0630
302-658-2400
www.hagley.lib.de.us/library.html

District Of Columbia

Association of American Railroads
Information Resource Center
50 F Street, N.W., Room 5800
Washington, DC 20001-1564
202-639-2100
www.aar.org

National Museum of American History
Division of History of Technology
Smithsonian Institution
Washington, DC 20560
202-357-2700
www.americanhistory.si.edu/csr/cadht.htm

Illinois

U.S. Railroad Retirement Board
Office of Public Affairs
844 North Rush Street
Chicago, IL 60611-2092
www.rrb.gov/geneal.html

Illinois Railway Museum
P.O. Box 427
Union, IL 60180
815-923-4391
www.irm.org
Pullman Company records

Indiana

Indiana Historical Society
William Henry Smith Memorial Library
Midwest Railroad Research Center
450 West Ohio Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202-3269
317-232-1879
www.indianahistory.org

Kansas

Kansas State Historical Society
6425 SW Sixth Avenue
Topeka, KS 66615-1099
785-272-8681
www.kshs.org
Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway records

Missouri

John W. Barriger III National Railroad Library, St. Louis Mercantile Library Association at the University of Missouri, St. Louis
Thomas Jefferson Library Building
8001 Natural Bridge Road
St. Louis, MO 63121-4499
314-516-7240
www.umsl.edu/barriger

Nebraska

Union Pacific Collection at the Durham Western Heritage Museum
801 South Tenth Street
Omaha, NE 68108
402-271-3305 / 444-5071
www.uprr.com
Union Pacific Railroad and Southern Pacific Railroad records

Nevada

Nevada State Railroad Museum
2180 South Carson Street
Carson City, NV 89701-5552
775-687-6953
www.nsrm-friends.org/

Ohio

Allen County Historical Society
620 West Market Street
Lima, OH 45801
419-222-9426
www.worcnet.gen.oh.us/~acmuseum
Lima Locomotive Works records

Pennsylvania

National Railway Historical Society
100 North 17th Street / P.O. Box 58547 19102-8547
Philadelphia, PA 19103
215-557-6606
www.nrhs.com

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania
Route 741, 300 Gap Road / P.O. Box 15
Strasburg, PA 17579
717-687-6828
www.rrmuseumpa.org/library

Tennessee

National Model Railroad Association
A. C. Kalmbach Memorial Library
4121 Cromwell Road
Chattanooga, TN 37421-2119
423-894-8144
www.nmra.org/library

Texas

DeGolyer Library, Southern Methodist University
P.O. Box 750396
Dallas, TX 75275-0396
214-768-2661
www.smu.edu/cul/degolyer
Baldwin Locomotive Works records

Railroad Historical Societies

Central Pacific Railroad Photographic History Museum
CPRR.org/Museum

Northwestern Pacific Railroad Historical Society
www.nwprrhs.org

Santa Fe Railway Historical & Technical Society
www.atsfrr.com

Southern Pacific Historical & Technical Society
www.sphts.org

Union Pacific Historical Society
www.uphs.org

Western Pacific Railroad Historical Society
www.wprrhs.org