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Tax Assessment - Railroads

Creator: Miami County. County Clerk

Date: 1870-1895

Level of Description: Series

Material Type: Government record

Call Number: Unavailable

Unit ID: 190826

Space Required/Quantity: 0.40 cubic feet

Title (Main title): Tax Assessment - Railroads

Scope and Content

Scope and content: Folders containing tax assessment records for a variety of railroads operating in Miami County. Each assessment includes a form from the Kansas Auditor of State verifying that the Board of Railroad Assessors met to assess the property for a given railroad. The assessment forms list values of main and side track, including right-of-way, railroad bed, telegraph lines, rolling stock, and all office supplies and general tools, money, and credits. Railroads include the Missouri-Pacific Railroad; Kansas and Arizona branch of the Missouri Pacific; Kansas Southwestern Railway; Southern Kansas Railway; Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad; Kansas City, Fort Scott, and Gulf Railroad; and the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad. The assessments are organized by date.

Index Terms

Subjects

    Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company
    Kansas City, Fort Scott and Gulf Railroad Company
    Kansas Southwestern Railway
    Missouri Pacific Railroad Company
    Missouri-Kansas-Texas Railroad
    Miami County (Kan.)
    Railroads -- Taxation -- Kansas -- Miami County
    Tax assessment -- Kansas -- Miami County

Agency Classification:

    Local Government Agencies. Miami County. County Offices. County Clerk.