Robert E. Wilhelm, Jr. collection of Red Clay Valley materials

About this collection

Chartered in 1869, the Wilmington & Western Rail Road Company formed to create a rail line connecting Wilmington, Delaware, with Landenberg, Pennsylvania. A non-profit organization, Historic Red Clay Valley, Inc. (HRCV)., formed in 1960 and today operates the line as a heritage railroad. This digital collection includes eight maps of the line created by the Interstate Commerce Commission in 1918 and two publications concerning the history of both the Wilmington & Western Railroad line and HRCV. For a detailed description of the collection, click here to view the finding aid.

    Image: Detail of ICC valuation map V-9.4 Sheet No. 4. showing Yorklyn, Delaware. Click to view entire map.

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Right-of-way and track map : The Baltimore and Philadelphia Railroad Company operated by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company : Baltimore Division : Landenberg Branch, V-8.3 Sheet No. 1
Interstate Commerce Commission valuation map for the Wilmington & Western Railroad, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Landenberg Branch. The V8.3 sheets cover the railroad from the Delaware-Pennsylvania state line to Landenberg, Pennsylvania. Sheet No. 1 covers Station 612+75.4 to Station 718+35.4., Last revision dated 1959-01-07., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Robert E. Wilhelm, Jr. collection of Red Clay Valley materials (Accession 2017.238), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Right-of-way and track map : The Baltimore and Philadelphia Railroad Company operated by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company : Baltimore Division : Landenberg Branch, V-8.3 Sheet No. 2
Interstate Commerce Commission valuation map for the Wilmington & Western Railroad, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Landenberg Branch. The V8.3 sheets cover the railroad from the Delaware-Pennsylvania state line to Landenberg, Pennsylvania. Sheet No. 2 covers Station 718+35.4 to Station 763+39., Last revision dated 1959-01-07., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Robert E. Wilhelm, Jr. collection of Red Clay Valley materials (Accession 2017.238), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Right-of-way and track map : The Baltimore and Philadelphia Railroad Company operated by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company : Baltimore Division : Landenberg Branch, V-9.4 Sheet No. 1
Interstate Commerce Commission valuation map for the Wilmington & Western Railroad, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Landenberg Branch. The V9.4 sheets cover the railroad from the west end of Wilsmere Yard (Route 141) to the Delaware-Pennsylvania state line. Sheet No. 1 covers Station 0+00 to Station 105+60., Last revision dated 1959-01-07., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Robert E. Wilhelm, Jr. collection of Red Clay Valley materials (Accession 2017.238), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Right-of-way and track map : The Baltimore and Philadelphia Railroad Company operated by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company : Baltimore Division : Landenberg Branch, V-9.4 Sheet No. 2
Interstate Commerce Commission valuation map for the Wilmington & Western Railroad, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Landenberg Branch. The V9.4 sheets cover the railroad from the west end of Wilsmere Yard (Route 141) to the Delaware-Pennsylvania state line. Sheet No. 2 covers Station 105+60 to Station 211+20., Last revision dated 1959-01-07., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Robert E. Wilhelm, Jr. collection of Red Clay Valley materials (Accession 2017.238), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Right-of-way and track map : The Baltimore and Philadelphia Railroad Company operated by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company : Baltimore Division : Landenberg Branch, V-9.4 Sheet No. 3
Interstate Commerce Commission valuation map for the Wilmington & Western Railroad, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Landenberg Branch. The V9.4 sheets cover the railroad from the west end of Wilsmere Yard (Route 141) to the Delaware-Pennsylvania state line. Sheet No. 3 covers Station 211+20 to Station 316+80., Last revision dated 1959-01-07., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Robert E. Wilhelm, Jr. collection of Red Clay Valley materials (Accession 2017.238), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Right-of-way and track map : The Baltimore and Philadelphia Railroad Company operated by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company : Baltimore Division : Landenberg Branch, V-9.4 Sheet No. 4
Interstate Commerce Commission valuation map for the Wilmington & Western Railroad, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Landenberg Branch. The V9.4 sheets cover the railroad from the west end of Wilsmere Yard (Route 141) to the Delaware-Pennsylvania state line. Sheet No. 4 covers Station 316+80 to Station 422+40., Last revision dated 1959-01-07., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Robert E. Wilhelm, Jr. collection of Red Clay Valley materials (Accession 2017.238), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Right-of-way and track map : The Baltimore and Philadelphia Railroad Company operated by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company : Baltimore Division : Landenberg Branch, V-9.4 Sheet No. 5
Interstate Commerce Commission valuation map for the Wilmington & Western Railroad, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Landenberg Branch. The V9.4 sheets cover the railroad from the west end of Wilsmere Yard (Route 141) to the Delaware-Pennsylvania state line. Sheet No. 5 covers Station 422+40 to Station 528+00., Last revision dated 1959-01-07., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Robert E. Wilhelm, Jr. collection of Red Clay Valley materials (Accession 2017.238), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Right-of-way and track map : The Baltimore and Philadelphia Railroad Company operated by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company : Baltimore Division : Landenberg Branch, V-9.4 Sheet No. 6
Interstate Commerce Commission valuation map for the Wilmington & Western Railroad, Baltimore & Ohio Railroad, Landenberg Branch. The V9.4 sheets cover the railroad from the west end of Wilsmere Yard (Route 141) to the Delaware-Pennsylvania state line. Sheet No. 6 covers Station 528+00 to Station 537+78.5., Last revision dated 1959-01-07., [Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Robert E. Wilhelm, Jr. collection of Red Clay Valley materials (Accession 2017.238), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Red Clay Valley rails
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Robert E. Wilhelm, Jr. collection of Red Clay Valley materials (Accession 2017.238), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
Special 50th Anniversary Historic Timeline : The Wilmington & Western's Half-century of Operation : May 1966 - May 2016
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, Robert E. Wilhelm, Jr. collection of Red Clay Valley materials (Accession 2017.238), Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807