Companies doing business in the state of California were required to file a "Report on General Corporate Franchises"(Form
1), a "Report of Railroad Companies" (Form 7) or a "Report of Railroad Companies (also Street Railways) (Form 6) to the State
Board of Equalization on or before the first Monday (or within 10 days of the first Monday) of March of each year, and with
each county or city assessor wherein the company owned real or personal property.
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 Archivist. 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.
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.