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Theophilus Russell Countryman papers, [ca. 1875-1942].
BANC MSS 88/48 c
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Title:

Theophilus Russell Countryman papers, [ca. 1875-1942]
History of science and technology collection

Creator/Contributor:

Countryman, Theophilus Russell, 1857-1949, creator

Date:

1875 (issued)

Subject:

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Mining engineering
Tunneling
Railroad engineering

Note:

T. R. Countryman was a mining engineer who worked as a member of an engineering group which surveyed the Mexican national railroad in 1881. He later worked on surveys for for the Eastern railway in Uruguay, South America in 1889. In 1891, he returned to the United States and established a civil and mining engineering practice in the gold mining district of Cripple Creek, Colorado.

Type:

Photographs.
Memoirs.

Physical Description:

.25 linear ft. (1 box).

Language:

English
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Identifier:

BANC MSS 88/48 c

Origin:

California