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Franchises

 Subject
Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Franchise and Right-of-Way Records, 1888-1912

 Series — Box 1
Identifier: Series-246
Scope and Contents

Collection contains Board of County Commissioners' resolutions granting franchises and rights-of-way to petitioners wanting to construct, operate and maintain single or double track passenger railways in Jefferson County during the 1880s and 1890s. Franchises were granted to cross county roads. In some cases bonds and/or petitions signed by property owners and residents along the proposed lines accompany the resolutions.

Dates: Record Keeping: 1888-1912