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Homage To The Santa Fe, Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe Railway by  Merle Armitage

Homage To The Santa Fe, Atchison Topeka & Santa Fe Railway

by Merle Armitage

First edition. 8vo. Yellow boards, titles in black on the front cover and spine, light blue front and rear endpapers have trains and Indian signs, [14], 141 pp., acknowledgements, foreword, illustrated from photographs, maps, railroad advertisements, portraits. An interesting history of the Santa Fe Railway, complete with information about its founders, present owners and contributors, their philanthropic activities, types of train engines and rail cars in use, states serviced, advertising, operations, etc. Sections on the Navajo and the Hopi Indians, plus a listing of some notable Santa Fe trains. Fine, bright copy in dust jacket with two closed tears to top edge of front panel one closed tear to the top edge of the rear panel.

Inventory Number: 43508

$125.00