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Historic American Buildings Survey of the Princeton Branch Railroad and Station (Dinky)

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Princeton University. Office of the University Architect.

The Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS) is an initiative administered by the United States National Park Service through its Heritage Documentation Program. Initiated in 1933, HABS seeks to document various aspects of American architectural heritage as well as American engineering and landscaping.

The Historic American Buildings Survey of the Princeton Branch Railroad and Station (Dinky) contains the agency's report and supporting photographs; digital copies of the documents and photographs can be found on one CD and one DVD. The collection's materials, which were generated in 2013 in partnership with New Jersey Transit, describe the history and architecture of the Dinky station, which was constructed in 1917.

Materials were transferred from the Princeton University Office of the University Architect in August 2013. Accession number AR.2013.105.

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This collection was processed by Jarrett M. Drake in 2013. Finding aid written by Jarrett M. Drake in 2013.

No materials were separated from the collection at the time of accessioning in 2013.

Publisher
University Archives
Finding Aid Date
2013
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Collection Inventory

Dinky building survey and bibliography, 2013. 1 box.
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1 box

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Dinky building photographs, 2013. 1 box.
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