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Carson and Colorado Railroad time-roll records, 1897-1898.
BANC MSS 99/334 cp
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Title:

Carson and Colorado Railroad time-roll records, 1897-1898
Carson and Colorado Railroad time roll records

Creator/Contributor:

Carson and Colorado Railroad, creator

Abstract:

Two sets of time-roll sheets for employees of the Carson and Colorado Railway Co., operating between Keeler, Calif. and Mound House, Nev. The first consists of a monthly sheet per station, which lists employees by name, occupation, number of days worked, wages per day, and amount due. The second consists of a monthly sheet per numbered section [of track?], which lists the name of the foreman, number of days worked, rate of pay, and amount due for station, train, and track repairs and service. Work done by Chinese laborers is also accounted for on these time sheets, but workers are not listed by name. A photocopy of a contemporary map of the railroad line provided by the dealer is also included.

Date:

1897 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca -- n-us-nv
Railroads -- California
Railroads -- Nevada
Railroads -- Maintenance and repair
Railroad stations -- California
Railroad stations -- Nevada
Chinese Americans -- Employment

Note:

The Carson & Colorado Railway was built in 1880-1881 as a narrow-gauge extension of the Virginia & Truckee Railroad and operated between Carson City, Nev., and Keeler, Calif.

Physical Description:

print
1 portfolio (.1 linear ft.)

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 99/334 cp

Origin:

California