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Chicago, Rock Island, and Pacific Railroad Company (1948- )

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1948

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad Company Collection

 Collection
Identifier: WHC-M-703
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)Corporate records arranged in five functional sub-groups of executive files; legal files; engineering records; property accounting; and real estate and industrial development records. Record series of the executive sub-group include minutes (1905-1915, 1947-1975); annual reports (1884-1908, 1915-1932, 1941, 1948-1975); subject files (1900-1984); monthly letters to the Board of Directors (1921-1972); correspondence (1913-1976); corporate files of associated railroads (1910-1975); liquidation files (1968-1984); and stock ledgers (1853-1864; 1906-1933). In the legal sub-group are: subject files (ca. 1925-1979); correspondence (1969-1976); contracts (1900-1910, 1930, 1950-1960); merger files-Union Pacific (1963-1975); merger files-other railroads (1920-1980); litigation files (1830-1960); legislation files-state level (1908-1920); and...
Dates: 1853-1984

Harry E. Strate papers

 Collection — Box S-36
Identifier: WHC-M-2780
Scope and Contents

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Civil Engineer. Originally from Kingfisher, Oklahoma, he attended the University of Oklahoma as a civil engineering student in the early 1940s. He was an intern for the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad (CRIP) while he attended school and after graduation he became a civil engineer for the same rail line. He moved frequently around the Midwest and became the Division Engineer in Des Moines Iowa. The collection includes civil engineering course materials (1942-1943) and a CRIP track maintenance manual (circa 1970s).

Dates: 1941 - 1970

Oklahoma Geological Survey Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-454
Scope and Contents FULL FINDING AID (PDF)Records of the Oklahoma Geological Survey, including correspondence (1908-1982), area geological reports (1915-1948), and field notes (1908-); reports of the governing board (1974-1979); and book manuscripts and galley proofs (n.d.) regarding Oklahoma geology. Also included is correspondence from the University of Oklahoma Department of Geology and Geography. Oklahoma Geological Survey Photograph Collection also in repository.The Oklahoma Geological Survey was established by Senate Bill No. 75 in 1908 with Charles N. Gould serving as its first Director. The Geological Survey exists for the purpose of seeking information on the geology, mineral and underground water resources of the state; for the purpose of determining chemical properties and possible commercial applications of the state’s minerals and rocks; to assist mineral producers...
Dates: 1908-1982