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Robert Percy Moore collection
MS 163  
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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: Robert Percy Moore collection
    Dates: 1912-1940
    Collection Number: MS 163
    Creator/Collector: Moore, Robert Percy (1879-1952)
    Extent: 29 folders
    Repository: California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives
    Sacramento, California 95814
    Abstract: Personnel file of telegrapher Robert Percy Moore.
    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 Director of Collections. 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

    Robert Percy Moore collection. California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Thomas Irion, 1988.

    Biography/Administrative History

    Robert Percy Moore (born 1879) worked as a telegrapher for the Nevada Northern, San Pedro Railway, Oregon Short Line and the Union Pacific between 1912 and 1940, in Nevada, Utah and Idaho.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Personnel file for Robert Percy Moore. Documents refer to employment history, absences, temporary appointment, vacation periods and health examinations.