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Library Special Collections

Research Treasures Reside in Delmar Public Library Collection

The Library has a collection of books about trains and steam locomotives, different railroad companies and lines, as well as items relating specifically to the history of the railroad on the Delmarva Peninsula. Many of the items were donated from private collections to the Delmar Public Library and are available for use in the library only.

Questions about the collection or requests about content in the collection can be sent to the library via email at or by calling the Library at 302-846-9894.