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Oregon Western Railway Company Balance Sheet
MS 138  
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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: Oregon Western Railway Company Balance Sheet
    Dates: 1915
    Collection Number: MS 138
    Creator/Collector: Oregon Western Railway Co.
    Extent: 1 half-box
    Repository: California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives
    Sacramento, California 95814
    Abstract: Balance sheet for 1915.
    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

    Oregon Western Railway Company Balance Sheet. California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives

    Acquisition Information


    Biography/Administrative History

    Incorporated August 21, 1905, and during period of 1905 to 1914 partially constructed a line from Drain (thirty-eight miles south of Eugene, Oregon) westerly to Marshfield, about seventy-three miles. The company was sold on July 3, 1914 to the Willamette Pacific and the line shortly thereafter abandoned. [Guy Dunscomb, A CENTURY OF SOUTHERN PACIFIC STEAM LOCOMOTIVES, 1862-1962 (Modesto, California: 1967), p. 421].

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Balance sheet of general ledger (form 14), filled out February 28, 1915.