Virginia Room Digital Collection

Welcome!

The Virginia Room Digital Collection includes photographs, oral histories, books, pamphlets and finding aids to items in the Virginia Room. Continue to check back for new additions.

HNWR199

FILES

HNWR199.jpg

Dublin Core

Title

HNWR199

Description

Loaded coal cars awaiting shipment from an N&W coal tipple. Note the different grades of coal being loaded. During World War II, the United States Navy almost exclusively used N&W coal for its Atlantic fleet.

Creator

unknown

Source

Images of Rail: Norfolk and Western Railway by Nelson Harris

Date

1954

Contributor

Nelson Harris; Virginia Museum of Transportation

Rights

Please contact the Virginia Room at 540.853.2073 for permission to use.

Format

Digital tiff

Type

Still Image

Identifier

HNWR199

Citation

unknown, “HNWR199,” Virginia Room Digital Collection, accessed July 12, 2020, http://www.virginiaroom.org/digital/document/HNWR199.