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Frank E. Batturs album
MS 484  
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Description
One album, engraved on cover "Messages of Appreciation," containing materials commemorating the life of Frank E. Batturs, who died in Washington, D.C. in December 7, 1922 at the age of 52. Mr. Batturs was an Assistant Passenger Traffic Agent for the Southern Pacific Company, with 35 years of service. The album contains letters, clippings, telegrams, a photograph of Mr. Batturs, and other documents. Representatives from the major North American railroads sent letters of condolence and remembrance. The album has been damaged in a fire.
Extent
1 oversize box
Restrictions
Copyright has not been assigned to the California State Railroad Museum. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the CSRM Archivist. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the CSRM as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.
Availability
This collection is open for research at our off-site storage facility with one week's notice. Contact Library & Archives staff to arrange for access.