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The Pacific Northwest And Alaska Union Pacific Overland

The Pacific Northwest And Alaska

Union Pacific Overland

Publication: Privately printed, 1929, Omaha

10" x 6 7/8" in faded green card stock, with title in gilt and red, gold gilt and green illustration of a waterfall on the front cover. 48 pp. Illustrations. Maps. Overview and history of the Pacific Northwest followed by information on Oregon, Astoria, Pendleton, the Columbia River Gorge and Highway, he mountains of Oregon, Oregon Caves National Monument, Oregon beaches, Washington, Washington, Tacoma, Seattle, Longview, Puget Sound, the mountains of Washington, Mt. Olympus National Forest, Rainier National Park, Mt. Baker National Forest, Spokane, Yakima Valley, Walla Walla, Idaho, British Columbia, Victoria, Vancouver, Alaska, the Inside Passage, etc. Small maps (4" x 3") of Crater Lake National Park and Mount Rainier National Park. Full-page system map of the Pacific Northwest; Alaska and the Northwest; and a system map showing lines from Kansas City west to the west coast and as far south as Los Angeles. Numerous black and white photographs throughout to include pictures of Old Faithful, Vancouver's business district, Puget Sound, the Mormon Tabernacle, Parliament buildings in Victoria, scenery aerial view of Spokane, Mt. Rainier, Seattle's business district, Tacoma with Mt. Rainier in the background, harbor scenes, logging, Mt. Hood, the Dalles of the Columbia River, etc. Pencil marks at margins on several pages along with top corner of a few pages bumped. Covers lightly worn and with light wear to the extremities. Very good.

Inventory Number: 42525