Albert E. Boone Railway construction contracts

About the Digital Collection

Collection comprises eight contracts between Boone and various railway companies for construction of railways in Tennessee, Kentucky, Ohio, Indiana, and South Carolina. Six of the contracts are designated as signed copies of the original agreements, the final two, agreements for work in Indiana and South Carolina, are unsigned. The contracts stipulate construction costs and outline financing.

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