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Railroads

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 57 Collections and/or Records:

Sumpter Valley Railway Company

 Item
Identifier: MSS-135
Overview Sumpter Valley Railway Company records including receipts; conductor’s,

engineer’s and train delay reports; ticket stubs; and geological survey maps. The Sumpter Valley

Railway was built by David Eccles and the Oregon Lumber Co. in the early 1890s. This railway

operated from Baker City to Prairie City, Oregon, from 1891 to 1947 and carried gold ore,

lumber, cattle, passengers and supplies. Oversize manuscript drawer.
Dates: 1906 - 1937

The Emma Russell Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: P-18
Overview This collection consists of photographs from the Footprints of Roy, 1873-1979 by Emma Russell. The book is a history of Roy from its earliest days to present time. The photographs were donated by Emma Russell and are of early settlers and buildings. The material is for non-commercial use only.
Dates: 1873 - 1979

The Helen Hinckley (Jones) Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: P-8
Overview This collection contains photographs that were used in Helen Hinckley Jones's book, Rails From the West, depicting the early railroad days in California.
Dates: 1845 - 1890

The Richards Roberts Photograph Collection of Railroad and Ogden History

 Collection
Identifier: P-12
Overview The collection of photographs of early railroad pictures taken largely in Ogden and Weber County and also in Box Elder County, Utah. The photographs include maps, architectural drawings, portraits of railroad officials, panoramic views of railroads, logos, Corinne, Devil’s Slide, Promontory Point, Union Depot and Southern Pacific Shops. The pictures date late 1800’s and early 1900’s. Also the 145th Military Division is shown.
Dates: 1869 - 1913

Time Book for Lars Rupert Gaufin

 Item
Identifier: MSS-293
Scope and Contents Time book for Lars Rupert Gaufin for 1892-1895. Also included is an obituary for

Lars and a family record obtained from www.familysearch.org (photocopies).
Dates: 1892 - 1895

Train Engine Prints

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Identifier: MSS-358

Transcontinental Railroad Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: P-56
Overview Reproductions of photographs of the building of the Transcontinental Railroad, 1869, and of some individuals who were involved with it. Includes the classic photograph taken at the site of the driving of the Golden Spike, accredited to photographer Charles R. Savage, but actually taken by photographer, Andrew J. Russell.
Dates: 1896

Union Pacific Old Timers’ Club

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Identifier: MSS-107
Scope and Contents Union Pacific Old Timers’ Club No. 6, Ogden, Utah, banquet programs for

September 6, 1936 and February 13, 1940.
Dates: 1936 - 1940

Union Pacific Railroad Manuscript Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3
Overview The contents of this collection were donated by Union Pacific Railroad of Omaha. It contains the Union Pacific Timetables for 1969 and 1970 and a copy of the Golden Spike Centennial issue of Transportation News , April 26, 1969.
Dates: 1969 - 1970

Union Pacific Railroad Postcards

 Collection
Identifier: P-76
Overview Photograph postcards of Union Pacific Railroad trains at Devil’s Gate Bridge, Utah; Echo Canyon, Utah; and in the Wasatch Mountains east of Ogden, Utah. Photographs are by R.H. Kindig of Denver, Colorado. Dates are June 29, 1941 and September 29, 1951. Black and white. 3 x 5.
Dates: 1941 - 1951