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Lincoln Northern Railway records
MS 126  
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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: Lincoln Northern Railway records
    Dates: 1907-1911
    Collection Number: MS 126
    Creator/Collector: Lincoln Northern Railway
    Extent: 1 half-box
    Repository: California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives
    Sacramento, California 95814
    Abstract: General / cash account record with the Southern Pacific Company.
    Language of Material: English


    This collection is open for research at our off-site storage facility with one week's notice. Contact Library & Archives staff to arrange for access.

    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 Capital 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

    Lincoln Northern Railway records. California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Southern Pacific Railroad, New York Collection.

    Biography/Administrative History

    Chartered March 13, 1907 to build from Lincoln to Dairy Farm Mine, about eleven miles, funds to have been advanced by the Southern Pacific Company. Not built. [Guy Dunscomb, A CENTURY OF SOUTHERN PACIFIC STEAM LOCOMOTIVES, 1862-1962 (Modesto, California: 1967), p. 385]

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Includes a general / cash account book with the Southern Pacific Company (forms 29, 143) and a copy of a completed form to the Interstate Commerce Commission (circular No. 12).