One album, engraved on cover "Messages of Appreciation," containing materials commemorating the life of Frank E. Batturs,
who died in Washington, D.C. in December 7, 1922 at the age of 52. Mr. Batturs was an Assistant Passenger Traffic Agent for
the Southern Pacific Company, with 35 years of service. The album contains letters, clippings, telegrams, a photograph of
Mr. Batturs, and other documents. Representatives from the major North American railroads sent letters of condolence and
remembrance. The album has been damaged in a fire.
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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.