Annual Report - Iowa State Commerce Commission

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Fourth report is accompanied by "Map and profiles of Iowa railroads, 1881".
 

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Page clxvi - ... when such wrongs are in any manner connected with the use and operation of any railway on or about which they shall be employed, and no contract which restricts such liability shall be legal or binding.
Page 169 - Companies. What freight and transportation companies run on your road, and on what terms, and on what conditions as to rates, use of track, machinery, repairs of cars, etc. ; do they use the cars of your company, or those...
Page vi - ... if any of said roads are not completed within ten years, no further sale shall be made and the lands unsold shall revert to the United States.
Page v - ... every alternate section of land, designated by odd numbers, for six sections in width on each side of each of said roads.
Page 9 - ... mode of operating its road and conducting its business is reasonable and expedient in order to promote the security. convenience and accommodation of the public...
Page 17 - ... to be delivered at any station or stations on the line of its road, to be loaded or discharged, or reloaded and returned to the road so connecting; and for compensation it shall not demand or receive any greater sum than is accepted by it from any other connecting railroad for a similar service.
Page cxxxiv - ... charge, demand or receive from any other person, company or corporation, for a like service from the same place, or upon like condition and under similar circumstances...
Page lxxxix - ... notice of the application, by publication in some newspaper published in the county ; and if there are none such, then by advertisements posted up in three of the principal public places in the county.
Page 336 - Company, being duly sworn, deposes and says that he has caused the foregoing statements to be prepared by the proper officers and agents of this Company, and having carefully examined the same, declares them to be a true, full, and...
Page xvii - ... a public highway, for the use of the government of the United States, free from toll or other charge upon the transportation of any property or troops of the United States.

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