Collectible Stocks and Bonds from North American Railroads     by Terry Cox

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References to railroad names

Sources of railroad and railroad-related company names

The cataloguing of certificates depends on the names of railroad companies. The very first step, many years ago, was to try to compile the most extensive list of company names possible. Since that time, thousands of new names have emerged.

New company names are getting harder and harder to find, although I still add a few every year. I also remove names when it becomes obvious that original sources were erroneous. For instance, historical references were frequently lackadaisical about both spelling and the distinction between "railroad" and "railway" in company names.

This page displays a nearly complete list of the sources where I originally found names of railroads, railways and companies closely related to railroading.

If I were to classify them, I would say that company names tend to originate from five types of sources.

Published references. This includes books, magazines, and security-related publications such as Moody's, Poor's and material that originated with the now-defunct Interstate Commerce Commission.

Existing documents. This category encompasses all sorts of documents that bear company names. Documents include stocks, bonds, receipts, passes, tickets, menus, paper money, advertising and bills of lading. They may also include collectible and museum artifacts such as locomotives, rail cars, china, lanterns, calendars, photographs, and so forth. Unfortunately, these kinds of primary sources usually offer only one or two new names at a time and their appearances are completely random.

Internet sources. Certain kinds of websites are valuable for accumulating company names including sites maintained by states, railroad companies and historical societies. Unfortunately – and this problem grows every day! – web sources are notoriously transient. Please consider that EVERY website in the world is only one button click from going dark.

Contributions from correspondents. These are contributions of names that originate from research by private individuals who correspond with me. For privacy reasons, I do not list their names in the list below. In general, I try to confirm such private information from other public sources.

Personal sources. I have had the great fortune of scanning and indexing hundreds of thousands of maps and documents related to the Union Pacific Railroad and its huge land grant that stretched from Omaha to the Great Salt Lake. During that adventure, I stumbled across numerous company names missing from any of the other sources.

The online database currently holds over 24,700 company names of railroads founded within North America. Following is a list of every name source I have recorded. However, there are many, many additional sources I may never have time to examine. Please let me know if you have references that include company names I have missed.

Author (or source)DateTitle (or description of source)
Adams, Kramer A.1961Logging Railroads of the West
Alabama, State of2001State of Alabama List on Corporations
Alexander James J Jr.1988Historic American Engineering Record
Ambrose, Stephen E.2000Nothing Like It in the World: the men who built the transcontinental railroad, 1863-1869
American Railway Engineering Association1915Bulletin
American Short Line & Regional Railroad Association2001web site
American Society of Check CollectorsAug, 1992Check Collector #23
American Society of Check CollectorsAug, 1993Check Collector #27
American Society of Check CollectorsNov, 1990Check Collector #16
Ames, WilliamsJul 6, 1902New York Times
anonymous1916Corporate History Chart of the Chesapeake & Ohio Railway Co
anonymous2003web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/histigri.html, since removed)
anonymous2003web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/histigry.html, since removed)
anonymous2003web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/stlearly.html, since removed)
anonymous2003web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/transal.html, since removed)
anonymous2003web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/transmi.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailfan/histhmd.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailfan/histielk.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailfan/histimic.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailfan/histmke2.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailfan/histmke3.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailfan/histmke4.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailfan/histmkel.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailfan/histwken.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailfan/mkeearly.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/aarhist.html, since removed)
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anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/canhist.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/chuhist.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/cinearly.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/cleearly.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/colhist.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/cvghist.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/dayhist.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/dsmearly.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/dsmhist.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/dsrearly.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/eslhist.html, since removed)
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anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/fnthist.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/fwahist.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/grbhist.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/histibn.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/indhist.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/kzohist.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/lafhist.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/lanhist.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/louhist.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/louhisti.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/madhist.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/msphist.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/peohist.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/spfhist.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/tolhist.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/transil.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/transin.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/transoh.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (chirailtwo/transwi.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (metrafan/histiknk.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (metrafan/histilas.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (metrafan/histilin.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (metrafan/histirfd.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (metrafan/interil.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (metrafan/interin.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (metrafan/intermi.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (metrafan/interoh.html, since removed)
anonymous2004web page, Hometown.aol, (metrafan/interwi.html, since removed)
Anreas, A T1880History of the State of Kansas
Arkansas, State of2001web site listing of corporations
Aspinall, Sir Algernon Edward1912British West Indies: Their History, Resources and Progress, The
Belcher, C. Francis1980Logging Railroads of the White Mountains
Bender, Harry E. Jr.1970Uintah Railway: the Gilsonite Route
Best, Gerald M.1968Mexican Narrow Gauge
Blickpunkt Straßenbahn1999web site
Board of Railroad Commissioners of the State of Massachusetts1913Fourty-fourth Annual Report of the Board of Railroad Commissioners
Bruce II, Colin1981Standard Catalog of Mexican Coins, Paper Money, Stocks, Bonds, and Medals
Bruce II, Colin1982Complete Encyclopedia of Mexican Paper Money
Burlington Route Historical Society1999web site
C&O Historical Society1999web site
Carl Gustafson1967The Dairy Route: A history of the Elgin & Belvidere Electric Co.
Carter, Kate B.1966Daughters of Utah Pioneers
Castenholz, B.J.1991Field Guide to Revenue Stamped Paper:stocks, bonds, railroad tickets, part 7
Cedarlof, A.P.1944Heart Throbs of the West
Chester County Historical Society2017Chester County Historical Society website
Chicago Burlington & Quincy Railroad Co1929Documentary history, charters, articles of incorporations, deeds, consolidations, mortgages, leases, decrees, etc., volume 2, lines in Iowa and Missouri.
Chicago Transit & Rail Fan Web Site2018Chicago Transit & Rail Fan Web Site
Churcher, Colin2001Significant Dates in Canadian Railway History, web site
Clews, Henry1906Investment Guide, 6th Annual
CN Railroad2006CN (Canadian National) corporate web site
Cochran, Thomas C.1953Railroad Leaders, 1845-1890: the business mind in action
Colorado College Tutt Library1994Edmond Van Diest Papers
Colorado Historical Society1993-1994society collection
Colorado Railroad Commissioner1886First Annual Report of the Railroad Commissioner of the State of Colorado for the year ending June 30, 1883
Colorado, State of2001web site listing of corporations
Colorado, State of2013State of Colorado List of Incorporations
Cox Collectible CurrencyAug, 1993No-frills fixed price list, railroad stocks and bonds #7
Cox Collectible CurrencyDec, 1993No-frills fixed price list, railroad stocks and bonds #8
Cox Collectible CurrencyJan, 1991No-frills fixed price list, railroad stocks and bonds #1
Cox Collectible CurrencyJul, 1991No-frills fixed price list, railroad stocks and bonds #3
Cox Collectible CurrencyMar, 1992No-frills fixed price list, railroad stocks and bonds #5
Cox Collectible CurrencyMar, 1993No-frills fixed price list, railroad stocks and bonds #6
Cox Collectible CurrencyMay, 1991No-frills fixed price list, railroad stocks and bonds #2
Cox Collectible CurrencyMay, 1991No-frills Price Lists for Checks, #2
Cox Collectible CurrencyNov, 1991No-frills fixed price list, railroad stocks and bonds #4
Cox Collectible CurrencySep, 1991No-frills Price Lists for Checks, #3
Cox, Terry1995Stocks and Bonds of North American Railroads: collectors' guide with prices
Cox, Terry1997Union Pacific/Southern Pacific map scanning project
Cox, Terry2001Cox research, miscellaneous web sources
Drury, George H.1984Train Watcher's Guide to North American Railroads
Drury, George H.1990Train Watcher's Guide to North American Railroads
Drury, George H.1992Train Watcher's Guide to North American Railroads
Duluth Missabe & Iron Range Historical Society1999Duluth Missabe & Iron Range Historical Society website
Edson, William D1984Railroad Names: a directory of common carrier railroads operating in the United States 1826-1982
Edson, William D1985Updates #2 to Railroad Names
Edson, William D1985-1990annual updates to Railroad Names
Edson, William D1986Updates #3 to Railroad Names
Edson, William D1987Updates #4 to Railroad Names
Edson, William D1988Updates #5 to Railroad Names
Edson, William D1989Updates #6 to Railroad Names
Edson, William D1990Updates #7 to Railroad Names
Edson, William D1993Railroad Names: a directory of common carrier railroads operating in the United States 1826-1992
Electric Railway Historical Assn of Southern California1999-2009website (erha.org) of the Electric Railway Historical Assn of Southern California
Electric Railway Journal1908American Street Railway Investments
Empire State Railway Museum1993Steam Passenger Service Directory, 28th annual
Ferrocarriles de Guatemala1999website of company, now removed (this company is now called Ferrovias Guatemala and owned by Railroad Development Corp.)
Fetters, Thomas1990Logging Railroads of South Carolina
Fleming, Howard1949Narrow Gauge Railways of America
Fleming, Howard1980Narrow Gauge Railways of America
Forgotten Delaware.com2003web site
Foshay, James W.1885Report of the Second Annual Meeting of the Street-Railway Assn of the State of New York
Franco, Francisco Garma1985Railroads in Mexico: an illustrated history, vol 1
Franco, Francisco Garma1988Railroads in Mexico: an illustrated history, vol 2
Frontier Trails of the Old West2003frontiertrails.com
GATX Corporation1999web site
Gaytan, Carlos1972Paper Currency of Mexico, 1822-1971
Georgia, State of2001web site, listing of corporations
Gibb, James G.1990Calvert Historian, The
Good, Mike2003tacnet.missouri.org, Corporate History: MK&T Railway
Greenawalt, RobertSpring 1994Railroadiana Express
Griffin, William E, Jr.1999Seaboard: the Route of Courteous Service
Gross, Joseph1986Railroads of North America: a complete listing of all North American railroads, 1827-1986
Gross, Joseph1987Trolley and Interurban Directory
Haight & Freese, Bankers and Brokers1894Haight & Freese's Information to Investors and Speculators in stocks, grain and cotton
Haight & Freese, Bankers and Brokers1899Haight & Freese's Information to Investors and Operator in stocks, grain, provisions and cotton
Haight & Freese, Bankers and Brokers1900Haight & Freese's Information to Investors and Operator in stocks, grain, provisions and cotton
Haight & Freese, Bankers and Brokers1901Haight & Freese's Information to Investors and Operator in stocks, grain, provisions and cotton
Haight & Freese, Bankers and Brokers1903Haight & Freese's Information to Investors and Operator in stocks, grain, provisions and cotton
Hawaiian Railway Historical Society1999web site
Haxby, James A.1988Standard Catalog of United States Obsolete Bank Notes, 1782-1866
Hessler, Gene1992Engraver's Line, The
Hilton, George Woodman1971Cable Car in America
Hilton, George Woodman1990American Narrow Gauge Railroads
Hilton, George Woodman & John F. Due1960Electric Interurban Railways in America
Hoober, Richard T1983-1989Paper Money
Hoober, Richard TApr, 1985Paper Money Whole No. 116
Hoober, Richard TDec, 1984Paper Money Whole No. 114
Hoober, Richard TDec, 1985Paper Money Whole No. 120
Hoober, Richard TFeb, 1985Paper Money Whole No. 115
Hoober, Richard TJan, 1984Paper Money Whole No. 109
Hoober, Richard TJan/Feb, 1986Paper Money Whole No. 121
Hoober, Richard TJan/Feb, 1987Paper Money Whole No. 127
Hoober, Richard TJan/Feb, 1988Paper Money Whole No. 133
Hoober, Richard TJan/Feb, 1989Paper Money Whole No. 139
Hoober, Richard TJul, 1984Paper Money Whole No. 112
Hoober, Richard TJul, 1985Paper Money Whole No. 118
Hoober, Richard TJul/Aug, 1986Paper Money Whole No. 124
Hoober, Richard TJul/Aug, 1987Paper Money Whole No. 130
Hoober, Richard TJul/Aug, 1988Paper Money Whole No. 136
Hoober, Richard TJul/Aug, 1989Paper Money Whole No. 142
Hoober, Richard TMar, 1984Paper Money Whole No. 110
Hoober, Richard TMar/Apr, 1986Paper Money Whole No. 122
Hoober, Richard TMar/Apr, 1989Paper Money Whole No. 140
Hoober, Richard TMay, 1984Paper Money Whole No. 111
Hoober, Richard TMay, 1985Paper Money Whole No. 117
Hoober, Richard TMay/Jun, 1987Paper Money Whole No. 129
Hoober, Richard TMay/Jun, 1988Paper Money Whole No. 135
Hoober, Richard TMay/Jun, 1989Paper Money Whole No. 141
Hoober, Richard TNov, 1983Paper Money Whole No. 108
Hoober, Richard TNov/Dec, 1986Paper Money Whole No. 126
Hoober, Richard TNov/Dec, 1987Paper Money Whole No. 132
Hoober, Richard TNov/Dec, 1989Paper Money Whole No. 144
Hoober, Richard TOct, 1985Paper Money Whole No. 119
Hoober, Richard TSep, 1984Paper Money Whole No. 113
Hoober, Richard TSep,1983Paper Money Whole No. 107
Hoober, Richard TSep/Oct, 1986Paper Money Whole No. 125
Hoober, Richard TSep/Oct, 1987Paper Money Whole No. 131
Hoober, Richard TSep/Oct, 1988Paper Money Whole No. 137
Hoober, Richard TSep/Oct, 1989Paper Money Whole No. 143
I & M Rail Link1999web site
Illinois Secretary of State1911Certified List of Illinois Corporations
Illinois, State of2001web site, listing of corporations
Indiana Railroad Attractions1999web site
Indiana, State of2001web site, listing of corporations
International Bond & Share SocietyApr, 2009Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyApr, 2013Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyApr, 2014Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyApr, 2016Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyApr, 2017Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyApr, 2018Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyAug 2010Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyAug 2011Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyAug 2012Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyAug 2013Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyAug, 1999Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyAug, 2018Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyAug, 2020Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyDec 2014Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyDec 2019Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyDec, 2000Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyDec, 2001Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyDec, 2002Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyDec, 2003Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyDec, 2005Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyDec, 2017Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyDec, 2018Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyJul, 2009Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyJul, 2017Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyJun, 2000Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyJun, 2001Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyJun, 2002Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyMar, 2000Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyMar, 2001Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyMar, 2002Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyMar, 2003Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyMay, 1999Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyMay, 2006Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietyNov, 1999Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietySep, 2000Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietySep, 2001Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
International Bond & Share SocietySep, 2002Scripophily; Journal of the IBSS
Interstate Commerce Commission1889Statistics of Railways
Iowa Board of Railroad Commissioners189719th Annual Report
Jefferson County, CO (Prythero, Matthew and Ronda Frazier)2015Jefferson County (Colorado) Clerk & Recorder Incorporation Records, 1862-1969, series 168
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Kansas City Historical Society2006web site
Kansas City Southern Historical Society1999web site
Kansas Historical SocietyMay 9, 2019Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway Company records
Kansas, State of2001web site, listing of corporations
Karr, Ronald Dale1989Lost Railroads of New England
Kentucky, State of2001web site, listing of corporations
Kerr, James W.1983Illustrated History of Rail Rapid Transit Systems and Cars of North America
Kerr, James W. & O. M. Kerr1980Illustrated Rail Rapid Transit Systems and Cars of North America
Kettle Valley Steam Railway1999web site
Klein, Aaron E.1985Encyclopedia of North American Railroads
Klein, Maury1972History of the Louisville & Nashville Railroad
Klein, Maury1986The Life and Legend of Jay Gould
Klein, Maury1987Union Pacific: the birth of a railroad, 1862-1893
Klein, Maury1989Union Pacific: the rebirth, 1894-1969
Klein, Maury2000The Life and Legend of E.H. Harriman
Kneiss, G.H. Western Pacific RR Historical Society1999web site
Kohl, WalterDec, 1944Railroad Magazine
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Lambie, Joseph1954New York University Graduate School of Business Administration; Business History Series
Lavallee, Omer1972Narrow Gauge Railways of Canada
Legget, Robert Ferguson1973Railroads of Canada
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Library of Congress1999Library of Congress
Logging Railroads of Mississippi2002web site, now removed
McGraw Publishing1914McGraw Electric Railway Manual: The Red Book of American Street Railway Investment
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Middleton, William D.1967Time of the Trolley: the street railway from horsecar to light rail, vol 1
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Minnesota Historical Society2000item in collection
Miscellaneous World Wide Web sources1999minor non-railroad web sites
Mississippi Legislature1888Laws of the State of Mississippi
Missouri Pacific Historical Society1999web site
Missouri, State of2001web site, listing of corporations
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Mohawk & Hudson Chapter National Railroad Historical Society1999web site
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Ohio, State of2001web site, listing of corporations
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Pennsylvania Public Utilities1999web site
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Pennsylvania, State of2001web site, listing of corporations
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Railfan & Railroad Magazine1981-1999Railfan & Railroad Magazine
Railroad Commissioners of the State of New Hampshire188945th Annual Report of the Railroad Commissioners
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Railroad MagazineDec, 1944Railroad Magazine
Railroad MagazineOct, 1943Railroad Magazine
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Rennick, Penny (ed)1992Alaska Geographic
Richmond, Al1985Grand Canyon Railway
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Rock Island Lines Historical Society1999web site
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Rosholt, Malcolm Leviatt1985Trains of Wisconsin
Santa Fe Historical & Modeling Society1999web site
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Seaboard Air Line Railroad Co.1946Seaboard Yearbook, 1946
Shakespeare, Howard2002The Scripophily Guide
Shortline Roster1999web site
Shortlines of Chicago Historical Society1999web site
Shull, HughApr, 1984catalog 1st-1984
Shull, HughApr, 1989catalog 1st-1989
Shull, HughApr, 1990catalog 1st-1990
Shull, HughApr, 1991catalog 1st-1991
Shull, HughApr, 1992catalog 1st-1992
Shull, HughApr, 1993catalog 1st-1993
Shull, HughOct, 1984catalog 2nd-1984
Shull, HughOct, 1990catalog 2nd-1990
Shull, HughOct, 1991catalog 2nd-1991
Shull, HughOct, 1992catalog 2nd-1992
Shull, HughOct, 1993catalog 2nd-1993
Slabaugh, ArlieDec, 1985Bank Note Reporter
Smythe, Roland Mulville1929Valuable Extinct Securities
Strack (UtahRails.net)2015UtahRails.net
Street Railway ReviewJan, 1891Street Railway Review, v1, n1
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Summers, Jimmy2008-2009Abandoned Railroads of the US, abandonedrailroads.com web site
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Tamarkin, Bob & Lee Krantz1999The Art of the Market
Tennessee, State of2001web site, listing of corporations
Texas Online2000Handbook of Texas Online, Electric Interurban Railways
Thomas, Henry W.1895Digest of the Railroad Laws of Georgia
Thompson, Kevin & Steven Cotner1979Railroad History, Bulletin 141
Transtar Inc1999web site
Truman Area Community Network2001various pages, tacnet.missouri.org web site
Truman Area Community Network2003Encyclopedia of History of Missouri, tacnet.missouri.org
Union Pacific Corp1978-1992Union Pacific Corporation Annual Reports
Union Pacific Corp1990-oncorporate web site (www.up.com)
Union Pacific Historical Society1999web site
Union Pacific Railroad Co1969Union Pacific Story, The Anniversay, 1869-1969
Union Pacific Railroad Co2001Union Pacific Railroad
United States Investor & PromoterOct 29, 1898United States Investor & Promoter
United States Supreme Court1884United States Supreme Court case
Universal Exposition1904Official Catalogue of Exhibitors, Universal Exposition, St Louis
University of Connecticut Dodd Research Center2001web site listing of New York New Haven & Hartford Railroad archives
Veenendaal Jr, Augustus J.1996Slow Train to Paradise: how Dutch investment helped build American railroads
Vermont General Assembly State of1845Acts and Resolves Passed by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont
Vermont General Assembly State of1846Acts and Resolves Passed by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont
Vermont General Assembly State of1847Acts and Resolves Passed by the General Assembly of the State of Vermont
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