Robert Percy Moore collection

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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


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Publication Rights

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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.