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Ames, Oakes 1804-1873

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Works: 55 works in 90 publications in 1 language and 1,178 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Trials, litigation, etc 
Classifications: F591,
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Oakes Ames and the Credit Mobilier by Oakes A Ames ( Book )
1 edition published in 1880 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
by Ames Shovel Company ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Correspondence, account books, personal diaries, production records, shipping orders, sales ledgers, payroll records, inventories, blueprints, patents, company store and tenement housing records, artifacts, and other materials, of the company and its predecessors. Includes personal and family correspondence of Oliver Ames, founder, Oliver Ames, Jr., president of Union Pacific Railroad, and Oakes Ames, U.S. Congressman who was affiliated with Union Pacific and its financing company, Credit Mobilier of America; 19th century office equipment; copper plates used in advertising; 784 shovels; and 25 silver plated shovels with mahagony cases produced for the U.S. Centennial Exhibition in Philadelphia, Pa., 1876. Correspondents include John B. Alley, Sidney Dillon, Grenville M. Dodge, Jay Gould, Edward H. Rollins, and Charles W. Tuttle
The "Oakes Ames contract," and the transfers of the same. Copy of contract U[nion] P[acific] R[ailroad] C[ompany] with Oakes Ames, and transfers to T.C. Durant and others by Union Pacific Railroad Company ( Book )
1 edition published in 1867 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The "John B. Alley, " a pioneer locomotive by Henrietta M Larson ( )
1 edition published in 1938 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[An agreement between Oakes Ames, Thomas C. Durant and other, and the Credit Mobilier of America. Documents pertaining thereto, 1868-70] by Oakes Ames ( Book )
1 edition published in 1870 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Ames et al. vs. the Lake Superior and Mississippi Railroad Company : additional brief for appellee by Lake Superior and Mississippi Railroad Company ( Book )
1 edition published in 1874 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Iowa Falls & Sioux City Railroad Co. to Oakes Ames and John I. Blair : deed of trust, May 1, 1869 by Iowa Falls & Sioux City Railroad Co ( Book )
1 edition published in 1869 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Edwin Booth letters to Richard A. Robertson and other papers by Edwin Booth ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Collection contains 19 letters from Edwin Booth to Richard Austin Robertson, 1865-1870. Also with 7 manuscript documents concerning the financial matters of Booth's Theatre (New York, N.Y.), including letters from Oakes Ames to Robertson, a receipt, clipping, and work order for painting scenery
to Daniel W. Wetmore by Oakes Ames ( Book )
1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers of Levi O. Leonard by Levi O Leonard ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Washington, DC by Oakes Ames ( Book )
1 edition published in 1851 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Asking his preference regarding a bridge bill before the Congress; concerning a legal suit involving the Union Pacific RR; mentioning problems with Gen. Hammond
Oakes Ames had a small memorandum book and so has Huntington, look out he doesn't lose it by Collis Potter Huntington ( Book )
1 edition published in 1876 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
James M. Edmunds correspondence by J. M Edmunds ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters of acknowledgement for Land Office and U.S. Census reports from Congressmen and other government officials, and letters about U.S. Land Office business; including letter from John Hay, 1864, concerning Lincoln's meeting with the Baltimore Convention Committee, and letters from Austin Blair and Henry H. Crapo to Lincoln concerning an army appointment for George S. Clark, Jr. Correspondents include: J.C. Abbott, William B. Allison, Oakes Ames, Austin Blair, Schuyler Colfax, Henry H. Crapo, John
 
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Languages
English (71)