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E. C. M. Rand report on Northwest railroads

 Collection — Multiple Collection Box: [B 116] 1
Identifier: B 116

Scope and Contents

The typed report includes transactions of payments and stock, transcriptions of meeting minutes, and other transcribed supporting documents such as articles of incorporation and legislative acts. The business transactions of T. Egenton Hogg are explicitly reported on.


  • 1893


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Conditions Governing Use

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Biographical / Historical

E. C. M. Rand was commissioned to investigate and report of the affairs of the Willamette Valley and Coast R. R., and the Oregon Pacific R. R.

New York bondholders who commissioned the investigation were dissatisfied with the administration of T. Egenton Hogg.


0.05 linear feet (2 folders. )

Language of Materials



E. C. M. Rand was commissioned in 1893 to investigate and report of the affairs of the Willamette Valley and Coast railroad and the Oregon Pacific railroad.

Physical Description

2 folders.

Processing Information

Collection processed by staff.

This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.

This collection received a basic level of processing including minimal organization and rehousing.

Description information is drawn in part from information supplied with the collection and initial surveys of the contents.

Guide to the E. C. M. Rand report on Northwest Railroads
Complete Description
Tanya Parlet and Kira B. Homo
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.
Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

Repository Details

Part of the University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives Repository

1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA