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About the Archives

The Texas and Pacific Railway Company Digital Archives is the Master's Thesis project for Julia Bell, a graduate student at Southern New Hampshire University seeking a Master of Arts in History specializing in Public History.  

The Texas & Pacific Railway Company Digital Archives is committed to the permanent availability and preservation of scholarly research and to ensure accessibility by converting and upgrading digital file formats to comply with new technology standards. 

Mission Statement

The mission of the Texas & Pacific Railway Company Digital Archives is to provide long-term, digital preservation of surrogate artifacts, photographs, and born-digital images of and related to T&P RW Co. properties for the purpose of supporting teaching, research, and connecting the broadest public audience with Texas’ and Louisiana’s shared railroading past.

Vision Statement

Assimilating and preserving the Texas and Pacific Railway Company cultural heritage and disseminating that knowledge via Internet access.

 

Last modified 1 November 2016