The Resource Portsmouth and Roanoke Railroad Company records

Portsmouth and Roanoke Railroad Company records

Label
Portsmouth and Roanoke Railroad Company records, 1832-1858
Title
Portsmouth and Roanoke Railroad Company records
Inclusive dates
1832-1858
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains letters sent to the board, reports, lists of stockholders, excerpts from suit papers, and newspapers clippings
Note
Agency history record describes the history and functions of the Virginia Board of Public Works (search author as Virginia Board of Public Works)
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Biographical or historical data
The company was charterd by an act of the General Assembly of February 26, 1833 (1832/33 Va. Acts 129). By an act of February 27, 1846 (1845/46 Va. Acts 118) the company consolidated with the Roanoke Railroad Company as the Seaboard and Roanoke Railroad Company. In 1883 this company was reorganized as part of the Seaboard Air Line Railway Company.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
entry no. 142
Citation source
Board of Public Works Inventory
Label
Portsmouth and Roanoke Railroad Company records
Note
These records are part of the Virginia Board of Public Works record group (RG#57)
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  • The Library of Virginia
Extent
.45
Governing access note
There are no restrictions
Immediate source of acquisition
No acquisition information available.
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000488166
Type of unit
cu. ft.

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