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Beaver Hill Coal Company financial records
MS 742  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Beaver Hill Coal Company financial records
    Dates: 1891-1935
    Collection Number: MS 742
    Creator/Collector: Beaver Hill Coal Company
    Extent: 39 volumes
    Repository: California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives
    Sacramento, California 95814
    Abstract: These are the financial records of the Beaver Hill Coal Company.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    This collection is open by appointment. Please give staff one week's notice.

    Publication Rights

    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 Librarian. 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.

    Preferred Citation

    Beaver Hill Coal Company financial records. California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of The Bancroft Library, UC Berkeley

    Biography/Administrative History

    In 1894, the Coos Bay, Roseburg and Eastern Railroad and Navigation Company ran a 1.84 mile branch line from Beaver Hill Junction to the Beaver Hill Coal Mine. When Southern Pacific took over the Coos Bay, Roseburg and Eastern Railroad and Navigation Company in 1915, they acquired the Beaver Hill Coal Company.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    These are the financial records of the Beaver Hill Coal Company and include general ledger data, cash books, general managers' orders, a pay roll register, and vouchers.