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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Central Pacific Railroad Company; Union Pacific Railroad Company
Date:
1871
Short Title:
Cover: Union and Central Pacific RR line.
Publisher:
Rand McNally & Co.
Chicago
Type:
Covers
Obj Height cm:
18
Obj Width cm:
10
State/Province:
California; Utah
Subject:
Railroad
Full Title:
(Covers to) The only great through all rail route is the Union and Central Pacific R.R. line via Omaha ... Rand, McNally & Co., Printers Engravers, etc., 108 West Randolph St., Chicago ... Through time table, in effect January 1, 1872.
List No:
4107A
Series No:
1
Engraver or Printer:
Rand McNally and Company
Publication Author:
Central Pacific Railroad Company; Union Pacific Railroad Company
Pub Date:
1871
Pub Title:
The only great through all rail route is the Union and Central Pacific R.R. line via Omaha ... Rand, McNally & Co., Printers Engravers, etc., 108 West Randolph St., Chicago ... Through time table, in effect January 1, 1872. (with) Map of rail & stage route to Big Tree Groves and Yosemite. (with) New mining map of Utah compiled from U.S. Govt. Surveys ... Nat. Railway Public Co., Philadelphia.
Pub Note:
An earlier Rand McNally time table for the Union and Central Pacific Railroads. Includes a small map of the mining districts around Salt Lake City (scale ca. 1:1,800,000), with an ad for Froiseth's New Sectional and Mineral Map of Utah. There is also a small map of Rail & stage route to Big Tree Groves and Yosemite (scale ca. 1:1,900,000). And present is the usual promotional text regarding railroad lands for sale, with enticing views of scenery along the railroad route. Folded into self wrappers 18 x 8, printed without color.
Pub List No:
4107.000
Pub Type:
Timetable Map
Pub Maps:
2
Pub Height cm:
17
Pub Width cm:
89
Image No:
4107A
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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