Manuscripts by Subjects
Total manuscripts: 2
Las Vegas Monorail Collection
.42 linear feet (1 document box)
Collection is comprised of documents relating to the failed Las Vegas monorail (Las Vegas Transist System) development of the early 1970s. Includes newspaper clippings, brochures, correspondence, legal documents, legislative documents, and environmental impact statements.
San Pedro, Los Angeles and Salt Lake City Railroad
1905 - 1923
24.74 linear ft. (43 boxes)
1:2:1 - 1:3:1 and ROLLER SHELF 1:6:8 & 1:7:1
Collection is comprised of the records of the San Pedro, Los Angeles & Salt Lake Railroad whose construction led to the founding of the city of Las Vegas. The papers cover a wide range of the company's operations. There is correspondence relating to lots in the Las Vegas town site, numerous accounting reports, freight lists, invoices and other administrative materials from 1905-1923. There are also records of Arden Station (located 10 miles south of the Las Vegas Station) and miscellaneous materials relating to the Union Pacific Railroad.
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