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Raymond L. Clar correspondence
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Biography/Administrative History
  • Scope and Content of Collection
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Raymond L. Clar correspondence
    Dates: 1868-1888
    Collection Number: MS 344
    Creator/Collector: Clar, Raymond L.
    Extent: 5 folders
    Repository: California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives
    Sacramento, California 95814
    Abstract: Correspondence to banker and financier Nicholas Luning.
    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

    Raymond L. Clar correspondence. California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Raymond L. Clar, 1976.

    Biography/Administrative History

    Nicholas Luning (1820-1890) was a millionaire banker and realtor.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Correspondence to banker and financier Nicholas Luning from Collis Potter Huntington (1822-1900), Leland Stanford (1824-1893), Mary Frances Sherwood Hopkins (died 1891), and Charles Crocker (1822-1888), largely concerning a loan made to the Southern Pacific Company.

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