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Temple Lumber Company Correspondence, 1915-1930


Correspondence on the Purchase of Locomotive 18, 1922, 1924

Correspondence on the Purchase of Locomotive 18, 1922, 1924

A collection of correspondence documenting the purchase of Temple Lumber Company locomotive 18, dated May of 1922 and July 1924.

Correspondence on the Purchase of Locomotive 20, 1929-1930

Correspondence on the Purchase of Locomotive 20, 1929-1930

A collection of correspondence between Temple Lumber Company and Baldwin Locomotive Works officials on the purchase of locomotive 20, dated 1929-1930. Locomotive 20 was likely the last new steam engine purchased by an East Texas logging company.

Locomotive 17 Builder Specifications, 1915

Locomotive 17 Builder Specifications, 1915

This Baldwin Locomotive Works builder specification was originally created for Zwolle & Eastern Railway Company locomotive 107, a 2-8-2 Mikado type. This engine was later purchased by Temple Lumber Company and it became locomotive 17. Dated 1915.

Locomotive 18 Builder Specifications, 1922

Locomotive 18 Builder Specifications, 1922

The Baldwin Locomotive Works builder specifications for Temple Lumber Company locomotive 18, a 2-8-2 Mikado type, dated 1922.

Locomotive 20 Builder Specifications, 1930

Locomotive 20 Builder Specifications, 1930

The Baldwin Locomotive Works builder specifications for Temple Lumber Company locomotive 20, a 2-8-2 Mikado type, dated 1930.

Sale of Texas Lumber Company to Temple Lumber Company, 1920

Sale of Texas Lumber Company to Temple Lumber Company, 1920

A collection of correspondence and a summary of property documenting the sale of the Texas Lumber Company retail yards to Temple Lumber Company of Pineland, Texas, dated 1920.

Sale of Turkey Foot Lumber Company Sawmill, 1923

Sale of Turkey Foot Lumber Company Sawmill, 1923

This collection of correspondence documents Temple Lumber Company's purchase of the Turkey Foot Lumber Company's double band sawmill in Cressmont, Kentucky, dated March of 1923.