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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Northern Pacific Railroad Company
Date:
1887
Short Title:
Map N.P.R.R.
Publisher:
Poole Bros.
Chicago
Publisher:
Rand McNally
Chicago
Type:
Timetable Map
Obj Height cm:
42
Obj Width cm:
88
Scale 1:
2,876,900
Note:
Relief shown by hachures. Map shows railroad route in red, otherwise is printed without color. Generally covers area from Fresno, Calif. and Cairo, Ill. north, and from Chicago west, excluding Colorado, Utah and most of Nevada and Nebraska. Inset covers northeastern U.S.
State/Province:
U.S. North East; U.S. West
Subject:
Railroad
Full Title:
The Yellowstone Park and dining car route to the Pacific Coast. Rand, McNally & Co., Engr's, Chicago. (inset) Map of the Northern Pacific Rail Road and connections.
List No:
3570.001
Series No:
3
Engraver or Printer:
Poole Bros.; Rand McNally and Company
Publication Author:
Northern Pacific Railroad Company
Pub Date:
1887
Pub Title:
The Northern Pacific R.R. The Yellowstone Park and dining car route to the Pacific Coast. Poole Bros. Printers and Engravers, Chicago. (map on verso) The Yellowstone National Park and dining car route to the Pacific Coast. Rand, McNally & Co., Engr's, Chicago. (inset) Map of the Northern Pacific Rail Road and connections.
Pub Note:
Includes text of J. Proctor Knott's speech - "Knott on Duluth." Folded into beautifully illustrated beige self wrappers 21x10 showing Duluth's port elevators and doors on one side, and on the other is Duluth Harbor and a man standing over the map captioned "Duluth, the Zenith City of the unsalted Sea."
Pub List No:
3570.000
Pub Type:
Timetable Map
Pub Maps:
1
Pub Height cm:
42
Pub Width cm:
88
Image No:
3570001
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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