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Henry Villard and the railways of the Northwest.

James Blaine Hedges

Henry Villard and the railways of the Northwest.

by James Blaine Hedges

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Published by Russell & Russell in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Northwest, Pacific.
    • Subjects:
    • Villard, Henry, 1835-1900.,
    • Northern Pacific Railroad Company.,
    • Pacific railroads -- History.,
    • Railroads -- Northwest, Pacific.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE2763 1967
      The Physical Object
      Pagination224 p.
      Number of Pages224
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5993354M
      LC Control Number66024704

      The Oregon Portage would go on to join Henry Villard's Oregon Railway & Navigation Company (OR&N), which later became part of Union Pacific's vast network. The OR&N was also Oregon's first, true main line railroad, enabling the Northern Pacific to initially complete its connection to the Puget Sound at Tacoma via Wallula, Oregon where the two. Henry Villard was born on Ap , in Speyer, Rhenish Bavaria. He was the son of Gustav Leonhard Hilgard and Katharina Antonia Elisabeth (Pfeiffer) Hilgard. He came from an important family, his father being a jurist who rose to the supreme court of Bavaria, while two of his uncles were leaders in the revolution of in Rhenish Bavaria.

      Great deals on Henry James History Original Antiquarian & Collectible Books. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items!   Henry Villard. In , the Northern Pacific announced that Tacoma would be the Puget Sound terminus. It appeared that there would be no service to Seattle. Until February , the hope of any Seattle connection to the uncompleted transcontinental Northern Pacific railroad line looked bleak. In early , this changed.

      Villard died in his summer home at Dobbs Ferry, New York, on Novem Sources De Borchgrave, Alexandra Villard and John Cullen. Villard: The Life and Times of an American Titan. New York: Doubleday, Hedges, James Blaine. Henry Villard and the Railways of the Northwest. New Haven: Yale University Press, Villard, Henry. The papers of Henry Villard, preserved in the Houghton Li-brary of Manuscripts and Rare Books at Harvard University, con-stitute a rich storehouse of information about the early history of the Northwest railroads. Villard became interested in the Pacific Northwest when he visited Oregon in as the representative of.


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