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West (Alfred L.) Papers
MS 567  
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Description
Includes photographs, railroad passes, identification cards, and a retirement menu documenting the career Southern Pacific employee Alfred L. West, who worked at SP headquarters in San Francisco, Calif. for 43 years.
Background
Alfred L. West was born in Kansas City. He joined Southern Pacific in 1922 as a clerk in the Assistant Auditor's office. He advanced through many Accounting Department positions in San Francisco, California until he became the Assistant to General Auditor on Jan. 1, 1960 and the personnel officer in charge of administration of employee matters in August 1961.
Extent
.01 Linear Feet 1 folder
Restrictions
Copyright has been assigned to the California State Railroad Museum. Permission for publication must be submitted in writing to the CSRM Library & Archives.
Availability
Collection is open for research by appointment. Contact Library Staff for details.