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Union Pacific Railway. Short, Quick, Safe. The Most Popular Transcontinental Line Union Pacific Railway

Union Pacific Railway. Short, Quick, Safe. The Most Popular Transcontinental Line

Union Pacific Railway

Publication: Privately printed, 1885, NP

17" x 44" sheet on peach-colored stock folded to 40 panels each 8.5" x 4.4". Opens to a 20 panel map of the Union Pacific Railway through Kansas and Nebraska and from Colorado, Wyoming, Montana, Utah, Nevada, Idaho, Washington, Oregon and California. Map is dated 1884 by Rand, McNally & Co. Map Publishers, Chicago. This map is colored by time zones. On opposite side are 20 panels of time tables and fares, general passenger information, descriptions of the sleeping cars, information on important connections, etc. Minor wear to the folds and extremities. One fold reinforced with cellophane tape and with ticket agent's stamp to bottom corner of map and to front wrapper. All in all, in nice condition.

Inventory Number: 46164

$1,375.00