Richard Waddell Typescript and Drafts

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Richard Waddell Typescript and Drafts
Dates: 1986
Collection Number: MS 72
Creator/Collector: Waddell, Richard
Extent: 1 oversize box
Repository: California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives
Sacramento, California 95814
Abstract: A photocopy of a 310-page typescript "The Sierra Nevada Crossing: A Study In Railway Economics and History, 1869-1950" dated 1986.
Language of Material: English

Access

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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 District Collections Manager. 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

Richard Waddell Typescript and Drafts. California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives

Acquisition Information

Gift of Richard Waddell, 1984.

Scope and Content of Collection

A photocopy of a 310-page typescript "The Sierra Nevada Crossing: A Study In Railway Economics and History, 1869-1950" dated 1986. A comparison of construction efforts of the Western Pacific and Southern Pacific Railroads. Collection includes preliminary drafts.

Indexing Terms

Western Pacific Railroad
Southern Pacific Company