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Railroads -- Virginia -- History -- 19th century.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

East Tennessee and Virginia Railroad Records

Identifier: MS-2211

The East Tennessee and Virginia Railroad Records Collection contains letters, legal papers, and receipts which document the development of a railroad connection between Knoxville and Virginia. Much of the material deals with a lawsuit for non-payment between the railroad and Jesse Crouch of Washington County, Tenn.

Dates: 1852-1871

East Tennessee & Virginia Railroad Records

Identifier: MS-1100

This collection contains documents from the Office of East Tennessee & Virginia Rail Road Company in 1854. Included is a dray ticket, a letter to James L. Coile and sons about money owed for shares of stock in the company, and copy of a resolution to the Board of Directors regarding stock money collection arrangements.

Dates: 1854