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California State Railroad Museum Subject Files
MS 868  
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Description
California State Railroad Museum Subject Files is an assembled collection of newspaper articles and clippings pertaining to various railroad related subjects. The collection contains files about general subjects, people (biographical files), fairs / expositions, and locations.
Background
The California State Railroad Museum Subject Files are a collection of miscellaneous subjects assembled by the California State Railroad Museum Library & Archives' staff since it opened in 1981. The purpose of this collection was to gather loose items relevant to specific railroad topics, and to make them accessible to researchers interested in a particular subject.
Extent
4 Linear Feet 3 file cabinets
Restrictions
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 CSRM Library & Archives. 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.
Availability
Collection is open for research by appointment.