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Guide to the Feather River Canal Company Collection, 1889-1897
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Access Points
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  • History
  • Correspondents
  • Material Transferred from the Collection

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Feather River Canal Company Collection,
    Date (inclusive): 1889-1897
    Box Number: 194-195
    Creator: Feather River Canal Company
    Extent: 2 boxes
    Repository: California State Library
    Sacramento, California
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information



    Conditions of Use

    Please credit California State Library.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to California State Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing. Permission for publication is given on behalf of California State Library 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

    [Identification of item], Feather River Canal Company Collection, California State Library.

    Access Points

    Feather River (Calif.)


    Account books (1889-1897), annual reports (1890-1893), articles of incorporation and bylaws, checks, correspondence (1889-1892), deeds, receipts (1893-1898), reports, stocks, vouchers (1890-1897).


    The Feather River Canal Company was incorporated September 28, 1889, to construct canals from the Feather River near Oroville to divert water to agricultural lands in Butte and Sutter Counties.


    • Fleming, A. C.
    • Fleming, F. R.
    • Humber, P. A.
    • Jones, A. F.
    • Reece, Thomas W.

    Material Transferred from the Collection


    • Feather River Canal Company. Cash book, 1889-1898.
      Identifier/Call Number: (CALIF** HF5681 C28 F4)
    • Feather River Canal Company. Ledger, 1889-1897.
      Identifier/Call Number: (CALIF** HF5681 L5 F4)
    • Feather River Canal Company. Minutes of Board of Directors and Stockholders meetings, 1897.
      Identifier/Call Number: (CALIF** HD2745 F3)
    • Feather River Canal Company. Stock ledger, 1889-1898.
      Identifier/Call Number: (CALIF** HF5681 S85 F4)