ARHS Digital Archive - About

As time passes, railroading changes. History is made over time and quality images preserve history. The Anthracite Railroads Historical Society Digital Archive was created to work towards that end. We are here to ensure the preservation and accessibility of railroad images and documents relating to the anthracite railroads of eastern Pennsylvania. While there are many web sites and groups where viewers can see images and documents from these railroads, this archive is dedicated to organizing and cataloging such items, allowing them to be more accessible for viewers.

To date, the archive features images from 85 photographers.

C. T. AndrewsArthur AngstadtRobert ArcherDave Augsburger
Mike BednarTom BieryS. K. BoltonS. Botsko
John BowmanJim BradleyCharles BrownBill Clynes
Robert CollinsDavid ConnorGeorge C. CoreyWarren B. Crater
Bill DechauJohn EmeryJohn EndlerDave Engman
William FarberCarl FrederickJohn J. GabrielRichard Ganger
Kermit Geary, Sr.J. H. GeisselGeorge GerhartBob Granatelli
Lawrence GreenJack HahnLloyd HallGeorge Hart
Herb Harwood, Jr.W. R. HicksJames HigginsCharles Houser
Hugh HumphreyAl JaegerJeanette JahnRichard W. Jahn
Mark KasnelTheodore KeerEd KelseyFred Kern, Jr.
Ted KoehlerJohn KrauseJ. LavelleLud Lazelere
Fred LeerGeorge LeilichR. G. LewisRobert Linden
R. L. LongBobb LosseRobert MalinowskiEdward Miller
Mike MiterkoDavid Monte VerdeTom NemethW. R. Osborne
Arthur OwenTony PerlesJohn Perry, Jr.Jeremy Plant
C. ReitzieRichard E. SamselJohn P. ScharleWalter Schopp
Charles SchradeNeil ShankweilerRichard ShortJames Speer
John StellwagonTom TaborRich TaylorDick Townley
Ken Von StubbenRobert WannerE. H. WeberFred Wilczewski
Bob WiltAl WithiamDale WoodlandRobert J. Yanosey
J. J. Young, Jr.

The archive also features all of the anthracite railroads in addition to numerous foreign railroads that found their way into the anthracite region as well as parent companies and railroads that were formed as a result of acquisitions or mergers.

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