Creation Date

3-6-1987

Decade

1980

Photographer

Rayford B. Taylor

Subject

Alabama -- History, Historic sites, Railroads

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Description

The TAG, Tennessee, Alabama, and Georgia Railway, ran from Chattanooga, Tennessee, through northwest Georgia, and into Gadsden, Alabama. Southern Railway purchased the line in 1971 and the middle portion of the line was abandoned in the early 1980s. Shown is a portion of the line. (circa March 6, 1987)

Date Digitized

March 2019

Rights

This image is the property of Jacksonville State University and is intended for non-commercial use. Images may be copied for research, teaching, personal, or any fair use as defined by U.S. copyright law. Images may not be altered in any way. Users of these images are asked to acknowledge Jacksonville State University. For questions or further information about usage rights, please contact the Library’s Electronic Resources Department at (256) 782-8195.

Location

The original printed photograph is housed in the Houston Cole Library Alabama Gallery, Rayford B. Taylor Collection, Box 2, Item 87.

Identifier

http://jsucollections.jsu.edu:9000/rpc/cat/Imaging/taylorcollection/taylor_0087.tif

Technical Metadata

Archival images are tiffs scanned from the original material at 800 dpi. The file name is taylor_0087.tif; file size is 4.7 MB. Original image is 3.5 by 5 on glossy photographic paper

Keywords

Alabama -- History, Historic sites, Railroads

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