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Oroville and Virginia City Railroad Letter

 Collection
Identifier: 82-53
Published version of a satirical letter addressed to Judge P. Van Clief of Downieville, California, from the offices of the railroad, chiding him for his opposition to the proposed railroad.

Dates

  • January 14, 1869

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (1 item)

Abstract

Published version of a satirical letter addressed to Judge P. Van Clief of Downieville, California, from the offices of the railroad, chiding him for his opposition to the proposed railroad.

Administrative History

Oroville and Virginia City Railroad was intended to go from Oroville, California, to Virginia City, Nevada, but was never built.

Arrangement

Arranged without hierarchy.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Correspondence acquired 11/03/82, accessioned as 82-53.
Title
Guide to the Oroville and Virginia City Railroad Letter
Status
completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

Contact:
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