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Hiram L. Marvin Papers

Creator: Marvin, Hiram L.

Date: c1877 - 1898

Level of Description: Coll./Record Group

Material Type: Manuscripts

Call Number: Manuscripts Collection 435

Unit ID: 40435

Abstract: The collection consists of one letterpress volume of copies of business correspondence sent by Marvin in 1898 and some miscellaneous papers. The papers provide a route description and commissioners' report and award for the Kansas Southern Railroad; condemnation proceedings for the Harper & Western Railroad Company in 1884; and some incoming correspondence, mostly from C. H. Edgecombe regarding real estate around Marvin, Phillips County, Kansas. Marvin was an engineer working out of Lawrence, Douglas County.

Space Required/Quantity: .25 cubic feet (1 box)

Title (Main title): Hiram L. Marvin Papers

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    Harper & Western Railroad Company
    Southern Kansas Railway Company
    Marvin (Kan.)
    Marvin, Hiram L.
    Civil engineers -- Kansas
    Railroad companies -- Kansas
    Railroad engineering -- Kansas

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