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Across The Continent. Scenic Line Of The World Denver & Rio Grande Railway

Across The Continent. Scenic Line Of The World

Denver & Rio Grande Railway

Publication: American Bank Note Co, 1885, New York

15" x 28 1/2" sheet folded to 32 panels with ornate cover panels featuring the Royal Gorge. Opens to half sheet black and white map of the middle of the country, showing their lines from Omaha, Atchison & Kansas City to San Francisco with much detail on lines from Denver to Ogden, south to Espanola, Trinidad, and some spurs north to Leadville, et al. Colorado and Utah rail lines in red. Numerous time tables. 2 panels devoted to a description of the route, information on Aspen, the great mining camp, etc. Light splitting at some folds else very good.

Inventory Number: 37690

$475.00