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J.F. Williamson field notebook
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: J.F. Williamson field notebook
    Dates: Circa 1913-1920
    Collection Number: MS 396
    Creator/Collector: Williamson, J.F.
    Extent: 1 folder
    Repository: California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives
    Sacramento, California 95814
    Abstract: Civil engineer's field notebook from the Northern Pacific Railroad's Yellowstone Division.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    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 Capital District Collections Manager. 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

    J.F. Williamson field notebook. California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Viola Black, 1988.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Civil engineer's field notebook from the Northern Pacific Railroad's Yellowstone Division. The book is inscribed by J.F. Williamson, a roadmaster for the Northern Pacific. It contains circulars, printed information and typewritten notes on track, switches, ties, flagging procedures for work crews, engineering department regulations, schedules and rates of pay.