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Selma and Meridian Railroad Company.

United States. Congress. House

Selma and Meridian Railroad Company.

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States. -- Congress -- Private bills,
  • Bills, Private -- United States,
  • United States -- Claims

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRelief of Selma and Meridian Railroad
    SeriesH.rp.521
    ContributionsUnited States. Congress. House. Committee on Claims
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination2 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16036339M

    The key to the evolution of the American railway is the contempt for authority displayed by our engineers, and the untrammelled way in which they invented and applied whatever they thought would answer the best purpose, regardless of precedent. When we began to build our railways, in , we followed English patterns for a short time. Songs of Selma Park Located in Dallas County | What you’ll find: Historical. Songs of Selma Park was created by the City of Selma where the Baker building once stood. The Baker building housed a general merchandise store, a hardware store, and at the time of it’s burning, a fine restaurant. The park’s name came from an Ossian p . Meridian was an important railroad center and was home to a Confederate arsenal, military hospital, and prisoner-of-war stockade, as well as the headquarters for a number of state offices. [4] Sherman planned to take Meridian and, if the situation was favorable, push on to Selma, Alabama, and possibly even threaten Mobile.


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Selma and Meridian Railroad Company. by United States. Congress. House Download PDF EPUB FB2

There's nothing in Alabama and Mississippi Rivers Railroad which isn't repeated in Selma and Meridian Railroad. I think a single article can tell the story of this company more clearly. Compare with Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad#History, where several name changes occurred early in the company's history.

There's also a good. Louisiana National Bank of New Orleans The appeal in this cause was taken J It was the duty of the appellants, therefore, under rule 9, par. 1, to file a transcript of the record with the clerk, and docket the cause within the first six days of the last term.

Meridian & Bigbee Railroad The Meridian & Bigbee Railroad (reporting marks, MNBR) is a historic shortline that was built to serve the town of Meridian located in east-central Mississippi. The company's origins can be traced back to the very early 20th century and it did not complete its original main line until the mids.

Selma and Meridian Railroad Company v. Louisiana National Bank of New Orleans MOTION for leave to set aside an order dismissing an appeal from the Circuit Court of the United States for the Southern District of Alabama, under the ninth rule at the last term, and for leave to file the record and docket the cause at the present term.

The War had caused great delay. to the development of the rails through the North East & South West Alabama grant. According to Nussbaum, on Februthe Confederate Government of Richmond loaned the Alabama & Mississippi Rivers Railroad (A&MR) the funds the complete the rails between Selma, Alabama and Meridian and this was.

Not all company phone numbers and email addresses are listed in this section. Specific department contact list links are included. Mail can be sent to any employee c/o the postal address. Company Mailing Address and Phone. Union Pacific Railroad Douglas Street Omaha, NE or Norfolk Southern Corporation is one of the nation’s premier transportation companies.

Its Norfolk Southern Railway subsidiary opera route miles in 22 states and the District of Columbia, serves every major container port in the eastern United States, and provides efficient connections to other rail carriers.

Norfolk Southern operates the most extensive intermodal. The Selma & Meridian Railroad’s ongoing financial problems led to another reorganization in as the Alabama Central Railroad.

However, a new disagreement arose after the Northeast & Southwest Alabama, operator of the York–Meridian line, refused to give Alabama Central the trackage rights into Meridian it had granted to the Selma.

It was not until that the road was completed to Akron and the first train was run to that point. There it connects with the Alabama Great Southern Railroad, and at Selma, it connects with the Southern Railway to Rome, Ga., and Meridian, Miss. GEN.

NATHANIEL BEDFORD FORREST. Brant & Fuller, James Lauderdale. Local agent for the Western Railroad of Atlanta at Selma, was born in Rhea County, Tenn., in March His father, James Lauderdale, was a native of Tennessee, and his father, also named James Lauderdale, was of Scotch descent and among the early inhabitants of east Tennessee.

Meridian is the seventh largest city in the state of Mississippi, United States, with a population of 41, at the census and an estimated population in of 37, It is the county seat of Lauderdale County and the principal city of the Meridian, Mississippi Micropolitan Statistical major highways, the city is 93 mi ( km) east of Jackson, Mississippi; mi Country: United States.

Books at Amazon. The Books homepage helps you explore Earth's Biggest Bookstore without ever leaving the comfort of your couch. Here you'll find current best sellers in books, new releases in books, deals in books, Kindle. Collection Title: Philip Henry Pitts Papers, Selma and Meridian Railroad Company.

Slave insurrections--Alabama. Slave records--Alabama. Traditional medicine--Historyth century. Volume 4 is a date-book for the yearwith entries for almost every day. Lightweight engines such as these two operated out of Selma on Southern’s Mobile Division, which connected the port city to Birmingham, as well as over the historic route between Selma and Meridian prior to that line’s abandonment in The pioneers responsible for these photos at Selma were W.

Mims (above) and Frank Ardrey (below).Author: J. Parker Lamb. The first and primary objective was to completely destroy the Mobile and Ohio and Southern Railroads, so that the Confederacy could not continue to supply its Army by rail, specifically cutting off the Railroad between the munitions factories at Selma, Alabama and Meridian, Mississippi as well as Mobile.

the Meridian Terminal Co., formed in July to provide financial support for the new station. Its incor - porators were the five companies whose trains would use the station, namely, A&V, AGS, M&O, NO&NE, and Southern Railway.

Note that the latter company only provided connecting service to Selma (via York) at this point in the city’s : J. Parker Lamb. David L.

Bright graciously permitted me to summarize some of the information from his comprehensive website, Confederate Railroads.

Most of the railroads in the table below have a map number identifying them on the eastern or western map from Robert C. Black’s Railroads of the Confederacy, which can be found on the Confederate Railroads site under. Sealed bids will be received by the Director of Transportation at the office of the Alabama Department of Transportation, Montgomery, Alabama until AM on Febru and at that time publicly opened for constructing the Planing, Resurfacing, and Traffic Stripe on SR (US Truck Route) from north of the Meridian and Bigbee Author: Selma Sun.

Selma Sun. Febru 27 and March 5. NOTICE OF DISSOLUTION. Moore-Stewart Motor Company, Inc. was dissolved on Decem All claims against the corporation will be barred unless a proceeding is filed in court within two years of this : Selma Sun.

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Details *. Avery, William Waightstill An act to provide for the connection of the railroad from Selma, in Alabama, to Meridian, County North Carolina--Morganton Pennsylvania--Gettysburg Plantations Politics and government Progress Railroad law Railroads Selma and Meridian Railroad Company Slave bills of sale Slavery Slaves--Employment.

The idea behind these pages was inspired by James Brieger's book, "Hometown Mississippi" published many years ago. While Brieger's book is an excellent and much-needed reference, information available at the time () was limited when it came to railroad and industrial history.

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Traveling with a crowd. Group travel may be. The Modern Southern Railway. In the succeeding years the Southern controlled even more properties although not all were retained such as the Mobile & Ohio and Chicago, Indianapolis & Louisville (Monon). Others, however, became important assets including the aforementioned Interstate Railroad and Central of Georgia, both acquired during the Changed Tennessee Coal Railroad to Sewanee Mining Company Railroad: 7/26/ Added data from period Memphis newspapers to all Memphis railroads.

a detailing of the iron seized for building the Selma & Meridian RR. 1/26/ Created a table of the Essentially all of the railroad related letters and telegrams from the Quarter Master.

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Yet in when the state legislature was considering a railroad route through the section, south Alabama planter interests opposed, and Judge Thomas A. Walker of Calhoun County, who was involved with the Tennessee and Selma Railroad Company, castigated the hill country “as so poor that a buzzard would have to carry provisions on his back or.

In FebruaryHardee moved to Selma, Alabama, to take the position of president of the Selma and Meridian Railroad, which he held until While on an annual trip north to escape the summer heat, Hardee fell ill and died in Wytheville, Virginia, on November 6, He is buried in Selma.

For additional information. Find Railroad in Ms on Hotfrog. Get reviews and contact details for each business including phone number, postcode, opening hours and photos. Meridian was a small village at the start of the American Civil War in Its strategic position at the railroad junction led to the Confederate construction of several military installations to support the war.

During the Battle of Meridian inGeneral William Tecumseh Sherman led troops into the city, destroying the railroads in every direction, as well as an arsenal and immense Country: United States.

Find Railroad Companies in Ms on Hotfrog. Get reviews and contact details for each business including phone number, postcode, opening hours and photos. Includes the following railroad companies: Inland Waterways Corporation; Jackson Lumber Company; J.R. Adams and Son; Kymulga and Coosa River Railroad Company; Lafayette Railway Company; Lathrop-Hatten Railway Company; Leakesville Investment Company; Long Branch Coal Railroad Company; Manistee and Repton Railroad Company; Marbury and Kingston.

(The Selma Daily Reporter, Selma, Ala, Aug 8, - vm) GEORGE, JAMES Mr. James George, formerly a citizen of Alabama, and for some years past a citizen of Texas, died in the latter state on the 13th November last. He was seventy-four years of age. (The Times-Argus, Selma, Ala, Dec.

16, – vm) GOLDSBY, PAUL. Selma is a city in and the county seat of Dallas County, in the Black Belt region of south central Alabama and extending to the west. Located on the banks of the Alabama River, the city has a population of 20, as of the census.

[4] About 80% of the population is African-American. Contents. History; Selma during the Civil War; Post-war period; Twentieth century. Through passengers between Selma and Meridain handled between Marion Junction and Akron. See Tables 66 and A passenger would really have to want to go from Selma to Meridian, since he had to take a mixed train at am, and would wait in Akron from until for the Queen and Crescent to take him on to York and Meridian.

Eastbound. Biography. Elias Fort Harrell was born 9 September,at Harrell's Cross Roads (now Harrell) in Dallas County, Alabama. He was a son of Hardiman Israel Harrell and Nancy Prince a brief time the family lived in Annuttaliga Settlement, Benton (now Citrus) County, Florida, but returned to Dallas County after his father died in : Henrietta Frances (Watt) Harrell.

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A note to the Wikipedia article quotes him as saying the Meridian to Selma construction project was abandoned after the fall of New Orleans. In fact, that road was completed (except for the use of a ferry to cross the Tombigbee River) by stripping the Alabama & Florida (of Florida) RR and using its iron to complete the road in late Records of the C.D.

Benton & Company plantation store at Burnett, Louisiana include letter book,with copies of correspondence relating to supplies and cotton sales; ledger of accounts, and 11 loose items documenting supplies purchased, cotton stored and other transactions with share croppers and other customers in the.

Situated at the junction point of the Southern Railroad’s lines between Selma, Meridian, Mobile and Akron and connected with Selma by an excellent pike road, Marion Junction enjoys ample and varied means of communicating with every section of the state and far beyond.