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The Helen Hincley (Jones) Photograph Collection

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The Helen Hinckley (Jones) Photograph Collection

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Collection Overview

Collection Inventory+/-

Content Description

Collection Use

Administrative Information

Subjects

Collection Overview +/-

Title: The Helen Hincley (Jones) Photograph Collection
Dates: 1845-1890 (inclusive)
Collection Number: P 008
Summary: .3 linear feet
Repository: Stewart Library Special Collections
Address:
Weber State University
2901 University Circle
Ogden UT 84408

Collection Inventory +/-

item 1: 1884 Sacramento Valley Railroad map from Rails From the West
item 2: 1863 Sacramento Valley Railroad time schedule and map-from Rails From the West
item 3: Sacramento Valley Railroad time schedule-from Rails From the West
item 4: Huntington and Hopkins Hardware-from Rails From the West
item 5: Mural of the groundbreaking ceremony in the Southern Pacific Railroad Station-from Rails From the West
item 6: Sacramento Foundry-from Rails From the West
item 7: Grave site of Theodore and Anna F. Judah
item 8: Judah family grave site-from Rails From the West
item 9: Cornell Ranch and residence- Rails From the West
item 10: Sacramento 1849; Hotel, theatre, business establishment-from Rails From the West
item 11: Photograph of Anna Judah-from Rails From the West
item 12: Sacramento “J” Street in the 1800s-from Rails From the West
item 13: St. James Episcopal Church in Sacramento where Theodore and Anna Judah were married-from Rails From the West
item 14: Donnor Lake and snow shed-from Rails From the West
item 15: Wholesale grocery store by the tracks of the Southern and Central Pacific Railroads-from Rails From the West
item 16: Dutch Flat where the reconnaissance of the Central Pacific Railroad was begun-from Rails From the West
item 17: Rugged Sierra Mountain road-building of the Southern Pacific Railroad-from Rails From the West
item 18: Railroad car home of Strobridge, Superintendent of construction of the Southern Pacific Railroad-from Rails From the West
item 19: Chinese railroad camp of the Central Pacific Railroad-from Rails From the West
item 20: Pamphlet warning public against the railroad-from Rails From the West
item 21: Sacramento Valley Railroad final trip-from Rails From the West
item 22: L. L. Robinson locomotive of the Sacramento Valley Railroad-from Rails From the West
item 23: Photograph of Theodore Judah
item 24: Photograph of Anna Judah
item 25: Photograph of Strobridge, Superintendent of the Southern Pacific Railroad
item 26: A. A. Sargent, prominent figure in the Railroad Act of 1862
item 27: Mark Hopkins, Sacramento merchant

Content Description +/-

This collection contains photographs that were used in Helen Hinckley (Jones’) book, Rails From the West, depicting the early railroad days in California

Collection Use +/-

Restrictions on Access:

Open to public research.

Administrative Information +/-

Arrangement:

This collection is arrranged by subject group.

Acquisition Information:

Gift

Processing Note:

This collection was processed by a Special Collections processor.

Creator:

Hinckley (Jones), Helen

Language:

Collection materials are in English.

Sponsor:

Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) grant, 2007-2008

Quantity:

1 box

Language of the Finding Aid:

Finding guide is in English in Latin script.

Author of the Finding Aid:

Finding aid created by Sarah Langsdon

EAD Creation Date:

2011

Standard:

Finding aid based on DACS (Describing Archives: A Content Standard).

Subjects +/-

Subject Terms:

Railroad

Personal Names:

Hinckley (Jones), Helen

Geographical Names:

Sacramento, California

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