Lincoln Northern Railway records

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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


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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).