Oregon and California Railroad Company petition, August 31, 1881  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Oregon and California Railroad Company.Washington County (Or.). Board of Equalization.
Title
Oregon and California Railroad Company petition
Dates
August 31, 1881
Quantity
0.025 linear feet, (1 folder)
Collection Number
CA 1881 Aug 31
Summary
The collection contains a petition dated August 31, 1881, addressed to the Board of Equalization for Washington County, Oregon, from the Oregon and California Railroad company. The petition requests the Board review the tax assessment by Washington county on the portion of tracks lying inside county lines.
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).


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

The collection contains a petition dated August 31, 1881, addressed to the Board of Equalization for Washington County, Oregon, from the Oregon and California Railroad company. The petition requests the Board review the tax assessment by Washington county on the portion of tracks lying inside county lines.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Oregon and California Railroad Company petition, 1881 Aug 31, Special Collections & University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries, Eugene, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Railroad companies--Oregon
  • Railroads--Taxation--Oregon--Washington County
  • Corporate Names :
  • Oregon and California Railroad Company--Records and correspondence.
  • Geographical Names :
  • Washington County (Or.)--History--19th century
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Correspondence
  • Petitions