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Albert K. Owen papers
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Series 1. Documents 1863-1911

Series Scope and Contents

This series contains documents, correspondence, and other material pertaining to the Credit Foncier Company and Albert K. Owen. Also includes Ira Kneeland's correspondence, legal documents, and contracts regarding Topolobampo as well as letter books pertaining to land and mining operations in Sinaloa, Mexico.

Series Arrangement

This series is arranged sequentially by box and folder number.
Box 1, Folder 2

Documents of the Credit Foncier Company 1886-1892

Box 1, Folder 3

Legal documents and contracts pertaining to Topolobampo 1863-1911

Box 1, Folder 4

Correspondence of Albert K. Owen and Ira Kneeland 1886-1903

Scope and Contents

This folder includes letters to and from Albert K. Owen and the Kneeland Letters.
Box 4

Letter books pertaining to land and mining operations in Sinaloa, Mexico featuring correspondence from A. Sydney Jones (?) to William N. Olmsted circa 1885-1895

 

Series 2. Maps and Blueprints undated

Series Scope and Contents

This series includes a collection of maps and blueprints pertaining to Topolobampo.

Series Arrangement

This series is arranged sequentially by box and folder number.
Box 1, Folder 5

Maps of the United States and Mexico including the region of Topoplobampo and Sinaloa, Mexico undated

Box 1, Folder 6

Blueprints of buildings and street schematics for Topolobampo undated

 

Series 3. Press Clippings and Photographs circa 1879-1895, undated

Series Scope and Contents

This series contains press clippings, photographs, and other material pertaining to the people and landscapes of Topolobampo and surrounding areas.

Series Arrangement

This series is arranged sequentially by box and folder number.
Box 1, Folder 1

Press clippings and promotional material pertaining to Topolobampo 1879-1890

Box 2, Folder 1

Photographs of the landscapes and geography of Mexico including Topolobampo circa 1889-1894

Box 2, Folder 2

Photographs of Fuerte Valley at the time of Topolobampo by Ira Kneeland undated

Box 2, Folder 3

Photographs of people in Topolobampo and surrounding areas circa 1886-1895

Box 3

Newspaper clippings regarding Topolobampo circa 1880-1889