Wednesday, September 07, 2005

CPRR articles of incorporation and original survey signed by Stanford and Judah

"California’s Original State Constitution to be on Display" © American Chronicle, Education Desk, Beverly Hills, CA, September 7, 2005. (News Article)

" ... a special collection of documents related to Governor Leland Stanford will be exhibited on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, September 9-11 [2005] on the first floor of the California Museum for History, Women and the Arts, 1020 O Street. This exhibition, drawn from the holdings of the California State Archives, will feature the articles of incorporation of the Central Pacific Railroad, of which Stanford was first president, the original survey of the Central Pacific over the Sierra Nevada, signed by Stanford and engineer Theodore Judah, and Governor Stanford’s daily journals. ... " [More]

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