The Resource (microform)

(microform)

Label
1846-1869
Inclusive dates
1846-1869
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This accession consists of two parts: Accession 29294a, a minute book, 1850-1869, contains records of the meeting of the board of directors and stockholders. Additional subjets covered include statements on the financial condition of the company, appointment of agents, and reports on accident investigations. Information on operating the Railroad during the Civil War is also included. Accession 29294b, the executive letter book of the company's president Edmund Fontaine, 1846-1851, records both incoming and outgoing correspondence, concerning the company's relationship to the R.F.&P. and financial matters. Includes letter and drawing of rail specifications
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
The Louisa Railroad Company was chartered by an act of the General Assembly of Virginia, passed February 18, 1836. Its line, built as a branch of the Richmond, Fredericksburg and Potomac Railroad, ran from Hanover Junction to Louisa Courthouse. The association with R.F.&P. ended in the late 1840s. In 1850 the name changed to Virginia Central Railraod, and in 1868 to Cheaspeake and Ohio Railraod.
Cataloging source
Vi
Citation source
Available for purchase: Edwards, Conley L., III et al., comps. A Guide To Business Records In The Virginia State Library And Archives. Richmond : Virginia State Library and Archives, 1994
Form designation
Records
Label
(microform)
Base of film
unknown
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  • The Library of Virginia
Color
black and white
Dimensions
35mm.
Emulsion on film
diazo
Extent
1
Generation
service copy
Positive negative aspect
negative
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000495357
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ReductionRatioRange
unknown
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
Specific material designation
microfilm reel
Type of unit
reel.

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