San Francisco and Atlantic Railway Company deed of trust

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Descriptive Summary

Title: San Francisco and Atlantic Railway Company deed of trust
Dates: Oct. 1, 1892
Collection Number: MS 512
Creator/Collector:
Extent: 1 volume
Repository: California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives
Sacramento, California 95814
Abstract: 13-page deed of trust dated October 1, 1892, between the San Francisco and Atlantic Railway Company and the California Title Insurance and Trust Company of San Francisco. Volume is leatherbound and in a leather case. Includes seals and signatures of Frederick Homer, President and S. M. Holmes, Secretary of the SF&A Railway. This railroad, never built, was to run between San Francisco and Los Angeles, passing through Alameda, Contra Costa, San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Merced, Fresno, Tulare, Kern and Los Angeles Counties with branches to Merced, Fresno and Bakersfield.
Language of Material: English

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Preferred Citation

San Francisco and Atlantic Railway Company deed of trust. California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives

Acquisition Information

Gift of Dick Forbes, 1997

Scope and Content of Collection

13-page deed of trust dated October 1, 1892, between the San Francisco and Atlantic Railway Company and the California Title Insurance and Trust Company of San Francisco. Volume is leatherbound and in a leather case. Includes seals and signatures of Frederick Homer, President and S. M. Holmes, Secretary of the SF&A Railway. This railroad, never built, was to run between San Francisco and Los Angeles, passing through Alameda, Contra Costa, San Joaquin, Stanislaus, Merced, Fresno, Tulare, Kern and Los Angeles Counties with branches to Merced, Fresno and Bakersfield.