Leland Stanford Papers

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Correspondence, telegrams; business, legal, financial, and official papers; speeches, journals, and newsclippings; and other materials relating to the construction of the Central Pacific Railroad, Stanford's political career, business and financial interests, and the founding and construction of Stanford University.
Abraham Lincoln (copies)

Abraham Lincoln (copies)

endorsement of Dr. William Rabi by Stanford and Ira P. Rankin 1861 April 5; Stanford's list of candidates for federal appointments 1861 [?] April; letter of introduction for Huntington 1861 Nov 29; would like to be consulted over appointment of Circuit Judge for California 1862 Feb 25; letter of...

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Alameda County property deeds

Alameda County property deeds

Alfred A. Cohen to Leland Stanford, deed, October 2, 1871; Rose Anna Kell et. al. to Leland Stanford, deed, January 21, 1884 Metadata: Available Online: https://purl.stanford.edu/cv752fy1075 Title: Alameda County property deeds Contributor: Stanford, Leland, 1824-1893 (own Owner) Type:...

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Benjamin Harrison

Benjamin Harrison

1888 Nov. 22: reply to congratulatory telegram from LS; 1891 April 26: acceptance of invitation; 1892 June 14: social note; 1893 Feb. 25: dropping by this evening at 8:30 to complete our talk; 1893 March 2: on his lecturing at Stanford University; 1891 pamphlet, itinerary of President...

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Bills and receipts

Bills and receipts

furniture bill, New York, 1883; various livery and veterinary bills in Washington, DC, 1893; jewelry bills, Paris, 1881 Metadata: Available Online: https://purl.stanford.edu/ph548sb6142 Title: Bills and receipts Contributor: Stanford, Leland, 1824-1893 Type: Text Type: bills of exchange Date:...

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California Street Cable Railroad Company

California Street Cable Railroad Company

Agreement with Henry Root, Sept. 1883-July 1, 1884; Report of Treasurer, Alfred Borel & Co., July 1889; Report of Vice President Antoine Borel, July 1889; Bid for switches, Wm. H. Birch & Co., December 1889; Copy of letter to L. B. Benchley from Albert Stetson, July 11, 1889; Copy of...

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Central Pacific Railroad Company clippings

Central Pacific Railroad Company clippings

Metadata: Available Online: https://purl.stanford.edu/jg092tn8426 Title: Central Pacific Railroad Company clippings Contributor: Stanford, Leland, 1824-1893 Contributor: Central Pacific Railroad Company Type: Text Type: clippings Date: 1873-1889 Language: eng English Format: clippings Format:...

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Central Pacific Railroad Company: deeds

Central Pacific Railroad Company: deeds

1865, Oct. 28: Winchester to Karchner; 1867, July 29: CPRR to Barker; 1870, Sept. 20: Certificate of Register of Land Office - Marquis C. Winchester; 1871, May 29: CPRR to Bader; 1871, July 19: CPRR to Wilcoxson; 1871, Nov. 13: Wilcoxson to Barker; 1871, Nov. 22: Barker to Karchner; 1873, March...

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Central Pacific Railroad Company: documents

Central Pacific Railroad Company: documents

1866: Report to Andrew Johnson signed by L. Stanford, Sam S. Montaune, Charles Crocker (photostat); 1868, March 20: Agreement on lands for RR terminus, S.P. , C.P., Stanford, Lloyd Tevis, H.N. Carpentier, W. B. Carr and George Hearst; 1868, May 31: list of securities, signed by L. Stanford; 1868,...

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Central Pacific Railroad Company: Gold Spike receipt

Central Pacific Railroad Company: Gold Spike receipt

Metadata: Available Online: https://purl.stanford.edu/jz787sp2678 Title: Central Pacific Railroad Company: Gold Spike receipt Contributor: Stanford, Leland, 1824-1893 Contributor: Central Pacific Railroad Company Type: Text Type: receipts Date: 1869 Language: eng English Format:...

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Central Pacific Railroad Company: telegraph books

Central Pacific Railroad Company: telegraph books

Two books of telegrams; Typescript copies of other telegrams (source unknown) Metadata: Available Online: https://purl.stanford.edu/wk155zk0409 Title: Central Pacific Railroad Company: telegraph books Contributor: Stanford, Leland, 1824-1893 Contributor: Central Pacific Railroad Company Type:...

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