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Summary: " A few historical facts about the development of transportation in our State together with a review of the scope and activities of the Commission".
Table of Contents
Introduction -- Florida's first railroad -- Railroad development in Florida from 1831 to 1887 -- Railroad commission established -- Railroad commission act repealed -- Re-establishment of the commission -- The commission from 1897 to date. Biography of Hon. Jerry W. Carter -- Biography of Hon. Eugene S. Matthews -- Biography of Hon. W. B. Douglass -- Members of the Florida Railroad Commission from the date of its establishment to the present -- The secretaries to the Florida Railroad Commission.
Electronic version available on the World Wide Web as part of the Florida heritage collection.
Florida Railroad Commission -- History
Stickney, J. W.; Florida Railroad Commission
15 p. ; 23 cm.
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Electronic reproduction. [Florida] : State University System of Florida, PALMM Project, 2007. (Florida heritage collection) Mode of access: World Wide Web. System requirements: Internet connectivity; Web browser software; Adobe Acrobat Reader to view and print PDF files. Electronically reproduced by the University of Central Florida from a book held in the Main Library at the University of Central Florida, Orlando. http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NKC/1.0/
"A Brief History of the Florida Railroad commission." (1938). Florida Heritage. 1.