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Catalog Number A-30(AA)
Object Name minutes to meetings
Scope & Content photocopy

REMARKS:Poor-quality copy [on non-archival, thermal paper] of a minute-book for a railroad and steamship company. According to the Articles of Incorporation, the firm's business is "to locate, survey, map, secure right of way for, build, equip and operate a railroad from Gardiner in Douglas County, Oregon, to Boise City in Idaho Territory; the general course of the route to be Easterly along the Umpqua River to Elkton, thence on the same course along Elk Creek to Drain, on the O.&C. R.R., thence easterly, on such route as may be selected, over the Cascade mountains and to place of destination." [p. 1]
Creator Umpqua River Railroad and Improvement Company
Title Copy of minute book of the Umpqua River Railroad & Improvement Company
Accession number L.991.3