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Bankruptcy -- South Dakota

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: (LC control no.: sh 85011601)

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Milwaukee Road Bankruptcy and Reorganization Files, 1957 - 1983

Identifier: ACC 90-092:
Scope and Contents This accession consists of files maintained by the South Dakota Department of Transportation Division of Railroads pertaining to the bankruptcy and reorganization of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul and Pacific Railroad Company between 1977 and 1983. Some of the records within the files were created prior to this period (circa 1957-1975). The combined effects of increased competition from air, highway, and other rail shipping operations and an unprofitable rural rail network caused the...
Dates: 1957 - 1983; Majority of material found within 1978 - 1983

State of South Dakota V. Milwaukee Railroad- Bankruptcy & U.S.A. V. Fall River Co. et al (RESTRICTED), 1979 - 1983

Identifier: ACC 85-208
Scope and Contents This series consists of transcripts of court proceedings, documents produced as evidence, an exhibit, which included maps of the affected areas within certain counties, and correspondence for the State of South Dakota V. Milwaukee Railroad Bankruptcy Case and the USA V. Fall River County et al. Case. Both case files are divided into three accordion folders that appear to proceed in a mainly chronological fashion.
Dates: 1979 - 1983