B-8: Hamill-Louisville and Nashville Railroad Collection | UMSL

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B-8: Hamill-Louisville and Nashville Railroad Collection

History: This collection was purchased by the Library in 1998.

Scope: Albums of mimeographed duplicates in chronological order of correspondence (1900-1918) written by Mr. Hamill, an attorney representing the Louisville and Nashville Railroad. Most of the letters deal with accident-related cases and lawsuits. Also included are mimeographed letters for Hamills private practice (1902-1918, incomplete) and for the Terminal Railroad Association of St. Louis (1902-1911, also incomplete).

Holdings: 9 Record Boxes

Access: B-8

There is no subject indexing to the collection. A list of individual box contents (by year) is available at the St. Louis Mercantile Library Reference and Rare Book Reading Room.

Special Collection B-8 may be photocopied, digitally scanned, or photographed depending on condition.