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Guide to the California Railroad Notes, [ca. 1850-1932]
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  • Collection Summary

    Collection Title: California Railroad Notes,
    Date (inclusive): [ca. 1850-1932]
    Collection Number: BANC MSS C-R 11
    Creator: Daggett, Stuart, 1881-
    Extent: Number of containers: 3 cartons
    Repository: The Bancroft Library
    Berkeley, California 94720-6000
    Physical Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
    Abstract: Chiefly material gathered for his book, Chapters on the history of the Southern Pacific (N.Y. 1922) Approx. 7,500 pieces; roughly sorted.

    In folder no. 80 : typed excerpts of letters from Collis P. Huntington to David D. Colton (familiarly known as the "Colton Letters") prepared for Daggett's use.
    Languages Represented: English

    Information for Researchers


    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to The Bancroft Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Bancroft 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], California Railroad Notes, BANC MSS C-R 11, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

    Scope and Content

    This material was gathered by Stuart Daggett and some of it was used in his Chapters on the History of the Southern Pacific, 1922. The original arrangement was lost but it is now arranged as nearly as possible to parallel the chapters in the history. Where the chapter's number was shown on the original folders, it is included in this list.