Schedule and instructions of baggage shipment, 1873

Contributed by Maine Historical Society


Henry Thurston Clark of the European & Northern Railway in Bangor printed instructions for a test shipment of a piece of baggage across the country and back and asked baggage clerks to fill in this form as the bag was shipped.

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About This Item

  • Title: Schedule and instructions of baggage shipment, 1873
  • Creation Date: 1873
  • Subject Date: 1873
  • Town: Halifax, San Francisco
  • State: CA, NS
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 38 cm x 14 cm
  • Local Code: 2005-01.01
  • Collection: European and North American Railway Company records
  • Object Type: Text

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

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