Creator

Date Original

1885-1887

Description

This collection contains papers of the Citizens Railway Company of Little Rock, Arkansas between 1885 and 1887 including articles of association and legal documents in Lewis D. Cain versus Citizens Street Railway Company.

Biographical/Historical Note

In the spring of 1877 Little Rock approved Citizens Street Railway Company right-of-way for streetcar operations along Main, Center, Second, Markham, and Water streets terminating at the depot of the St. Louis, Iron Mountain, and Southern Railway. The company began running cars on the tracks on May 29, 1877. Two stables for mules were established at the corners of Seventeenth and Main street and at Ninth and Ringo streets.

Physical Description

Document, 8.5" x 11"

Geographical Area

Little Rock, Pulaski County (Ark.)

Language

English

Identifier

SMC.059.012

Resource Type

Text

Collection

Citizens Street Railway Company papers, SMC.059.012

Publisher

Arkansas State Archives

Contributing Entity

Arkansas State Archives

Recommended Citation

Citizens Street Railway Company papers, Arkansas State Archives, Little Rock, Arkansas.

Disciplines

United States History

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