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Papers relating to the ceremonial completion of the Southern Pacific Company's linkage of the Oregon and California Railroad and the former California and Oregon Railroad at Ashland, Oregon, 1887-1958 (bulk 1887)
BANC MSS P-A 329
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Title:

Papers relating to the ceremonial completion of the Southern Pacific Company's linkage of the Oregon and California Railroad and the former California and Oregon Railroad at Ashland, Oregon, 1887-1958 (bulk 1887)

Abstract:

Transcripts of articles from the Jacksonville, Oregon, Democratic Times, December, 1887; photocopy of letter, "Chas. to Sister," Ashland, December 18, 1887; and letters from J.N. Bowman, 1958. Primarily concerns the spike driven by Charles Crocker at the ceremony.

Date:

1887 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-or -- n-us-ca
Bowman, J. N. (Jacob Neibert) -- 1875-1968
Southern Pacific Company.
Railroads -- Oregon
Railroads -- California

Note:

Letter of 1887 Dec. 18 is a photocopy.
Papers relating to the ceremonial completion of the Southern Pacific Company's linkage of the Oregon and California Railroad and the former California and Oregon Railroad at Ashland, Oregon, BANC MSS P-A 329, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Letter of 1887 Dec. 18 location of original unknown.
Letter of 1887 Dec. 18 FOR REFERENCE USE ONLY. Reproduction prohibited.
In English.

Physical Description:

1 portfolio (.06 linear feet)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS P-A 329

Origin:

United States

Copyright Note:

Letter of 1887 Dec. 18 FOR REFERENCE USE ONLY. Reproduction prohibited.