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The South Park Line. A Concise History by  Richardson & Hauck Chappell

The South Park Line. A Concise History

by Richardson & Hauck Chappell

First edition. 4to. Green cloth, titles stamped in gold gilt on the front cover and spine, pictorial front and rear endpapers, 280 pp., preface, illustrated from photographs, maps, color plate, acknowledgements, bibliography, index. Reproductions of two large 1910 time tables. Laid-in is an original 1895 Union Pacific, Denver & Gulf Railway Company document for moving some large oil cans, which was authorized by Frank Trumbull, Receiver, who tried to save the line. This is the full story of the Colorado & Southern's famed South Park narrow gauge line, told in this carefully researched book, complete with 350 rare photographs. Fine, bright copy in dust jacket with minor wear to the spine ends and corners

Inventory Number: 44973

$175.00