The Resource Virginia Central Railroad Company records

Virginia Central Railroad Company records

Label
Virginia Central Railroad Company records, 1835-1870
Title
Virginia Central Railroad Company records
Inclusive dates
1835-1870
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Contributor
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains letters sent to the board, field notes, maps, reports, lists of stockholders, certificates of stock subscriptions, contracts, and petitions
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 chartered by an act of the General Assembly in 1835. By an act February 18, 1836, the Louisa Railroad merged with the Virginia Central. On August 31, 1868 the Covington and Ohio Railroad and the Virginia Central merged to form the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad Company.
Cataloging source
VIC
Citation location within source
Entry 156
Citation source
Board of Public Works
Label
Virginia Central 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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000488176
Type of unit
cu. ft.

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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