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Subseries 33 1890 4: Legal, 1874-1926

Identifier: CB&Q 33 1890 4

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Scope and Contents note

Items related to CB&Q legal matters, including reports to the ICC and state railway commissions from CB&Q and subsidiary lines, income tax records, and letters and memoranda about the Nebraska freight tariff. Also includes a sequence of legal opinions regarding railroad rights concerning extensions, securities, purchases, equipment, real estate, taxation, and other areas, and a box of legal publications regarding freight rates.


  • Creation: 1874-1926


Conditions Governing Access

The Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Records are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).

Arrangement note

Arranged alphabetically by subject.

General Physical Description note

28 boxes, 7 oversize volumes, and 4 oversize boxes

Repository Details

Part of the The Newberry Library - Modern Manuscripts and Archives Repository

60 West Walton Street
Chicago Illinois 60610 United States