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Transportation -- Oregon -- History -- 19th century

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

C. S. Culver letter

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1889 Oct 20] 1: [Barcode: i50125424]
Identifier: CA 1889 Oct 20

The collection contains a typed copy of a letter dated October 20, 1889, from C. S. Culver of Mantorville, Minnesota, to his brother and sister Lucius and Amanda Culver. The letter is a description of transportation facilities and natural resources of Oregon during 1889.

Dates: 1889 October 20

People's Transportation Co. bills and manifests

 Collection — Multiple collection box [B 113] 1: [Barcode: 35025032079150]
Identifier: B 113

People's Transportation Co. of Salem, Oregon was incorporated in 1862 and sold in 1871 to the Willamette Transportation Co. The collection (1860 - 1868) contains shipping bills and cargo manifests.

Dates: 1860 - 1868

Vancouver Transportation Co. records

 Collection — Multiple collection box [B 119] 1: [Barcode: i50031764], Volume: 1-2 (shared RSB box)
Identifier: B 119

The Vancouver Transportation company was headquartered in Portland, Oregon. The collection (1888-1891) contains correspondence, invoices, statements, and two volumes of purser's reports.

Dates: 1888-1891

Willamette Falls Canal Company records

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1865 Aug 25] 1: [Barcode: i5010293x]
Identifier: CA 1865 Aug 25

Willamette Falls Canal company was one of the companies agitating for the right to to build a canal to ship goods over the Willamette Falls in Oregon. The collection contains articles of incorporation and a legal notice, dated August 25, 1865 on behalf of the Willamette Falls Canal company stating their right-of-way to build a canal

Dates: 1865 August 25