Pearce Atkinson papers  1868-1903 (bulk 1879-1895)
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Title: Pearce Atkinson papers
Creator: Atkinson, George W. P. and Atkinson, Pearce, 1868-1896
Inclusive dates: 1868-1903
Bulk dates: 1879-1895
Extent: 1 linear foot
Abstract:
The Pearce Atkinson papers contain correspondence between Atkinson and his parents, written primarily in the 1890s. The majority of the letters date from his time at Lehigh University and early engineering career with the Union Pacific Railway. These letters include descriptions of his college life and later railroad work in the mountains of Utah, Wyoming, and Colorado.

Language: The material is in English
Repository: William L. Clements Library, University of Michigan
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The University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1190
Phone: 734-764-2347
Web Site: www.clements.umich.edu