People's Transportation Co. bills and manifests, 1860 - 1868  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
People's Transportation Company (Salem, Or.).
Title
People's Transportation Co. bills and manifests
Dates
1860 - 1868 (inclusive)
Quantity
0.025 linear feet, (1 folder)
Collection Number
B 113
Summary
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.
Repository
University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives.
UO Libraries--SPC, 1299
University of Oregon
Eugene OR
97403-1299
Telephone: 541-346-3068
Fax: 541-346-3485
spcarref@uoregon.edu
Access Restrictions

Collection is open to the public.

Collection must be used in Special Collections & University Archives Reading Room.

Languages
English
Sponsor
Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).


Historical NoteReturn to Top

People's Transportation Co. of Salem, Oregon was incorporated in 1862 by David McCully, Stephen Coffin, Calvin S. Kingsley, and Alva C. R. Shaw. It was sold in 1871 to the Willamette Transportation Co. (Ben Holliday, president).

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection (1860 - 1868) contains shipping bills and cargo manifests.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Property rights reside with Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections & University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], People's Transportation Co. bills and manifests, B 113, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Shipping--Oregon--History--19th century
  • Steamboat lines--Oregon
  • Steam-navigation--Oregon
  • Transportation--Oregon--History--19th century
  • Corporate Names :
  • People's Transportation Company (Salem, Or.)--Records and correspondence.
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Shipping records
  • Ships' manifests