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Brian T. Thompson manuscript
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Brian T. Thompson manuscript
    Dates: 1963, 1976-1977
    Collection Number: MS 699
    Creator/Collector: Thompson, Brian T.
    Extent: 1 half-box
    Repository: California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives
    Sacramento, California 95814
    Abstract: Typescript. The author's revisions (1963) to "A List of Common Carrier Narrow Gauge Railways in the Continental United States" first published in the 1949 reprint of Howard Fleming's NARROW GAUGE RAILWAYS IN AMERICA (Oakland: Grahame H. Hardy).
    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 Head Librarian. 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

    Brian T. Thompson manuscript. California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Brian T. Thompson, 2007

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Typescript. Includes hand-drawn maps. Includes Mr. Thompson's correspondence with George W. Hilton (1977) and James R. Gibson (1976) on narrow gauge lines. Arranged by state.