The material in the Jeffrey "Jeff" Root Collection mainly consists of documents and correspondence from Southern Pacific's
Passenger Traffic Department.
Jeffrey Root worked for Southern Pacific for over thirty two years in the field of records management. He was assistant chief
clerk in the Operating Department of the Southern Pacific Company in San Francisco from 1984 until 1990, when the position
28 linear feet + 1 oversize box
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 Librarian. 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.