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Southern Pacific's Tucson Division photograph album
MS 822  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Southern Pacific's Tucson Division photograph album
    Dates: 1920-1923
    Collection Number: MS 822
    Creator/Collector: Southern Pacific Company
    Extent: 1 album
    Repository: California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives
    Sacramento, California 95814
    Abstract: Most of the photos in this album are of the right-of-way along the Tucson Division in Arizona.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    This collection is open for research

    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 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.

    Preferred Citation

    Southern Pacific's Tucson Division photograph album. California State Railroad Museum Library and Archives

    Scope and Content of Collection

    Most of the photos in this album are of the right-of-way along the Tucson Division in Arizona showing meticulous track and ballast work. They depict the roadbed with slag ballast and white rock toe line. Subjects include: outfit cars along a siding west of Tucson, crossing under the El Paso & Southwestern, the west end of the double track at Stockham, AZ, paving the 6th Avenue crossing in Tucson in 1921, the Benson Bridge wash-out in 1922, Yuma and the Colorada River showing Junction City and Prison Hill and the Stein River Quarry. [Album 45]