Gregory Lee Thompson Dissertation

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Gregory Lee Thompson Dissertation
Dates: 1987
Collection Number: MS 71
Creator/Collector: Thompson, Gregory Lee
Extent: 1 half-box
Repository: California State Railroad Museum Library
Sacramento, California 95814
Abstract: A photocopy of "The American Passenger Train In The Motor Age: Archival and Econometric Analysis of Explanations For the Decline In California, 1901-1941" by Gregory Lee Thompson
Language of Material: English

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the California State Railroad Museum. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the District Collections Manager. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the CSRM as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

Preferred Citation

Gregory Lee Thompson Dissertation. California State Railroad Museum Library

Acquisition Information

Gift of Gregory Lee Thompson.

Scope and Content of Collection

A photocopy of "The American Passenger Train In The Motor Age: Archival and Econometric Analysis of Explanations For the Decline In California, 1901-1941" by Gregory Lee Thompson. For this dissertation the author was granted the Ph.D from the University of California, Irvine, in 1987. Includes a photocopy of the author's talk, "The Declining Impact of the Passenger Train in California, 1901-1941," presented at the University of California Intercampus Group in Economic History Conference, held at the California State Railroad Museum, November 13-15, 1987.