The Roy Keeley RR Collection

Title

The Roy Keeley RR Collection

Description

A collection of photographic negative scans depicting the railroad built on Horn Island during World War II for the chemical testing facility.

Creator

Roy Keeley

Date

circa 1945

Format

JPEG

Publisher

Singing River Genealogy-Local History Library

Relation

Local History Vertical Files:
MS-Jackson Co-Islands-Horn Island
MS-Jackson Co-Islands-Horn Island, Biological Warfare
MS-Jackson Co-Military-World War II-Horn Island Chemical Weapons Site
MS-Jackson Co-Military-Mississippi Chemical Corporation

Access Rights

Contact Singing River Genealogy-Local History Library for information about accessing this collection.

Extent

7 black and white photograph scans

Accrual Method

Donated

Accrual Policy

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Collection Items

Number 8 COL. M.B. Chittick engine
Diagonal view of Number 8 COL. M.B. Chittick engine on Horn Island; Black and White

Engineer leaning out of train
Leaning out side of train looking forward, Engineer leaning out side on Horn Island; Black and White.

Gauge 2, U.S.A 11
Gauge 2 engine, U.S.A. 11 on the side on Horn Island; Black and White

Gauge 2 Engine
Gauge 2 Engine, two men leaning off sides on Horn Island. Other Locomotives visible in back; Black and White.

Gauge 2 Engine, COL. M.B. Chittick
Gauge 2 Engine, COL. M.B. Chittick on the side on Horn Island; Black and White.

#11 Gauge 2 Engine
Gauge 2 engine, U.S.A. 11 on the side on Horn Island; Black and White

Cow Shed
Cow shed on Horn Island; Black and White
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