Untitled Page 3


Here you can see all page revisions and compare the changes have been made in each revision. Left column shows the page title and transcription in the selected revision, right column shows what have been changed. Unchanged text is highlighted in white, deleted text is highlighted in red, and inserted text is highlighted in green color.

2 revisions
hesperus at Apr 09, 2020 02:30 PM

Untitled Page 3

[notation, top right] 13 [/notation, top right]

[preprinted] Office Central Pacific Railroad,

Corner Front and California Streets.

San Francisco, [/preprinted] April 1st 1867

Friend Hopkins

Your letter of 29th [illegible] [covering?] one from Huntington [red?], also [red?] to day from Crocker [a?] letter from the man who [went off?] to attend the drilling machines. He says Strobridge says that the present [mgm?] cannot be stopped to make the necessary connections for [steam?], Mr. [More?] says it will not take over two hours at the most. [Now?] if they get [out?] rock so fast that to pile up [--what--] at the shaft [insert] what [/insert] they would raise in two hours could not be got out of the way, why then it would seem that the drilling machines would be of little benefit, because [--if the rock is--]