Reel 131 Merger Scrapbooks

Merger XVI July 1913, XVII August - September 1913, XVIII October - December 1913, XIX December 1913 - February 1914

Discussion of the proposed reorganization of the New Haven Railroad opens reel 131. Clippings that report a Pullman train derailment, September 3, 1913, and its subsequent investigation; plans by the New Haven's new president, Howard Elliott, to float bonds for railroad improvements; and speculation about the fate of the Boston and Maine Railroad under the New Haven dissolution plan, are also found here.