Box 9


Contains 1 Result:

Copies of legal documents of the Lake Tahoe Railway and Transportation Co., similar to contents of Box 8 above. Vols. 2, 3, 5, 6A, 7-10. [See Box 13 for Vols. 1, 4, & 6B], 1922-1941

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 367
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Bliss records document more than anything, the history of land acquisition and development at Glenbrook, Nevada, and Tahoe City, California. During the 1890s, as the lumber industry at Tahoe was approaching an end, Duane Bliss began to build three projects: a passenger ship to transport visitors across Lake Tahoe, a railroad to connect Tahoe City with the Southern Pacific Tracks at Truckee, and a luxurious resort hotel at Tahoe City, to be known as the Tahoe Tavern.The...
Dates: 1922-1941