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Guide to the Gouverneur Morris, Jr. Papers
1835-1879 (bulk 1850-1860)
 MS 427

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Description is in English.

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Series VI: Vermont Valley Railroad, 1851-1873

Scope and Contents note

This series contains documents regarding the stock and reorganizations of the Vermont Valley Railroad Company. Gouverneur Morris, Jr. was president of the company from approximately 1871 to 1880. The letters in this series to Gouverneur Morris, Jr. discuss railroad bonds, issues of the stockholders, and a flood and the subsequent damage it caused. The stockholders' documents relate mostly to the 1871 reorganization of the railroad.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 3 Folder : 22 Letters to Gouverneur Morris, Jr.
1855-1873
Box: 3 Folder : 23 Agenda and Resolutions from Stockholders' Meetings
1871-1873
Box: 3 Folder : 24 Forms regarding transfer of railroad stock and bonds
1851, 1865

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