Railroads -- United States.
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Select records of the investment banking house Jay Cooke & Co.
Papers relating to both the Ames family and their involvement in the Union Pacific Railroad, 1861-1969. The material was gathered by Charles E. Ames in writing his book, "Pioneering the Union Pacific" (Appleton-Century-Crofts, 1969).
Letterbooks, incoming letters, bills, and payrolls. Most of the material concerns the activities of D. L. Harris, who was president of the Connecticut River Railroad, and was connected with the Vacuum Air Brake Company, the Hoosac Tunnel, and the Union Pacific Railroad.