Papers collected by Carl Thomas Butner during his career with Northwestern Pacific.
Carl Thomas Butner was born in Missouri on August 10, 1899. In 1919, he began working for Northwestern Pacific. During his
lengthy career he worked as a watchman, fireman, and locomotive engineer. He continued to work intermittently for Northwestern
Pacific until 1963.
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 CSRM Archivist. 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.
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