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Guide to the Hopkins Transportation Collection, 1868-1936
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Box 1, Folder 1

Bakersfield & Kern Electric Railway.


Historical Study of Accounts, 1900-1915 of above and Valuation 1915.


Notes on Franchises, land, equipment, etc., Calif. RR Comm.


Valuation 1922.

Box 1, Folder 2

Cement, Tolenas & Tidewater Railroad Co.


Report of Value 1915,notes, valuations

Box 1, Folder 2a

Death Valley Railroad


History and valuation 1915.

Box 1, Folder 2b

Carson & Colorado Railroad


Corresp. re: "The Man, Mink"


Lookover the way-bills


Photocopy of 1890 Guide (C connection with Va. & Truckee).


Receipts - 1882


Minke - 1889

Box 1, Folder 3

Fresno Traction Co.


Historical valuation of street rail-way showing progress & cost of construction, prices track, roadway, work papers 1922.

Box 1, Folder 4

Glendale & Montrose Railroad Co. (electric).



Box 1, Folder 5-6

Great Northern & Western Pacific Railroads.


Material re: proposed connection & expansion in 1929 & 1930.


Letters, circular, brochure, address, I.C.C. application, A.G. Mott - direct examination, statistics & reports for I.C.C., talk by John Edward Cooper

Physical Description: (typescript).
Box 1, Folder 6b

Memphis and Vicksburg RR

Box 1, Folder 7

Minarets and Western Railway Co.


1923application to build, map showing location in conjunction with other local railways.

Box 1, Folder 8



1927Valuation of Electric, Street & Interurban Railroads;


1928Sales contract - sale of Indian Valley RR Co. by Engels Copper Mining Co. to Western Pacific RR Corp.

Box 1, Folder 9

Nevada and California Railway Co.


Valuations 1912,maps, construction chart, rates, cost data, comments and field book, (Became part of Central Pacific at this time.)

Box 1, Folder 10

Northern Electric Railway.


Diagrams, charts, electrical statistics, grading specifications, schedule, financial statistics.

Box 1, Folder 11

Northwestern Pacific Railroad Co.


Application for bond issue 19l4,3 valuations 1912 and 1913,and general statistics 1933.

Box 1-2, Folder 12-13

Ocean Shore Railway Co.


Inventories & Appraisals 1912,Abstracts, Physical Valuation, Company's appraisal, List depots' grounds, legal opinion, draft of report, mortgage, field notes, equipment reports, valuations 1913.

Box 2, Folder 14-15

Pacific Electric Railway Co.


California Railroad Commn. re: rates, equipment, etc., on hauling rock, sand & gravel, statistics, maps; Pasadena rates - street car-motor coach, maps, statistics, inventories, memos, reports,

Box 2, Folder 16-17

Petaluma & Santa Rosa Electrix Railroad Co.


Profiles 1912,field books, Physical Valuation 1914,Appraisal 1913.

Box 2, Folder 18

Sacramento Street Railway (owned by P.G. & E.)


Maps, history of track construction, printed brochures, 1927Capital Business, rates, valuation 1927(P.E. Dufour).


Sacramento Valley RR (pamphlet)

Box 2-3, Folder 19-20

San Diego & Arizona Railway


Valuations and reports 1912-14,field books notes, work papers, diagrams, memos. See also San Diego & South Eastern Ry.

Box 3, Folder 21-22

San Diego & South Eastern Railway Co.


Valuations, reports, memos, notes, maps, field books, history includes that of predecessors. See also San Diego & Arizona Ry.

Box 3, Folder 23-24

San Diego Electric Railway Co.


1914Petition & exhibits, maps, plans, statistics, valuations, reports, statements of construction, records, notes, drafts, appraisals, diagrams.

Box 3, Folder 25

San Francisco Napa & Calistoga Railroad.


Statistics, reports, agreements on electrical accounts, valuations, field book.

Box 3, Folder 26

South San Francisco Belt Railway.


Valuations, reports.

Box 3, Folder 27

Southern Pacific Co.


1887"Passes are Prohibited"


1930Index Common Standard Drawings


1929Agreement with Red River Lumber Co., 1928 Annual Report.

Box 4, Folder 28

Stockton Terminal & Eastern Railroad Co.


Valuations, statistics notes.

Box 4, Folder 29

Tidewater Southern Railway Co.


Register of deeds, statistics valuations, brochure, reports, extracts.

Box 4, Folder 30-33

Transportation Case 3154 (1932)


Investigation by C.R.C. on its own motion of the transportation systems of the state in 1932. Work papers, memos, statistics, tables, charts, statements, proposals, diagrams, questionnaire, printed material, exhibits, digest of transcripts.

Box 5, Folder 34

Union Pacific System.


Common Standard Drawings.



Box 5, Folder 35-36

Great Northern - Western Pacific n.d.

Scope and Content Note

Aerial photos of S.P. lines, timber lands, barren lands, other RRs, grazing lands, etc. in northeastern & central eastern California. Reconnaissance maps of above.
Box 5, Folder 37

Southern Pacific Company, Pacific Lines, 1928

Scope and Content Note

Track -Klamath Falls to Alturas, Shows various points on route, roadside equipment.
Box 5, Folder 38

Southern Pacific Company, Pacific Lines, 1928

Scope and Content Note

Same as above, but much more complete, more photos, incl. Hackamore Station, Lakeview station, Altural station, etc. Also includes route pictures of N.C. & 0. & Fernley Lassen Branch, Long Bell Lumber Co., Railroad, McCloud River Lumber Co. RR, Lassen Lumber & Box Co. Logging RR, Fruit Growers Supply Co. Logging RR, and some highways.
Box 5, Folder 39

Southern Pacific Co. Pacific Lines 1929

Scope and Content Note

Aerial photos with red inked lines & location names, South Keddie to Klamath Falls,
Box 5, Folder 40-41

Traffic Congestion and Hazards 1936

Physical Description: 2 v.

Scope and Content Note

Dangerous situations and near accidents caused by slow trucks, blockage of highway by passing vehicles, passing on wrong side or in front of oncoming traffic, weaving, passing on hills and blind curves, etc.
Box 5, Folder 42

Survey of Railroad Crossings on State Highways in California 1922.

Scope and Content Note

Loose photos, numbers on verso refer to corresponding location numbers on enclosed map, some unidentified.
Oversize Tube 6

Pacific Electric Roll Map. Shows various lines & routes of system in Los Angeles & environs.

Oversize Tube 6

1916Calif. Oil Fields and Oil Pipe Lines

Map Case , Folder 43

Virginia and Truckee Railroad Company.

Physical Description: Xerox copies of originals in the Yerington Collection,
Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections, University of Nevada Library.

Minutes of meetings, 1868-1875.


List of stockholders/dividends.