Publication: Matthews-Northrop Co, 1891, Buffalo
First edition. Stiff gilt-stamped wrappers, 96pp. Profusely illustrated, including many photographs. A full-page map is entitled "Map of the Rio Grande Western Railway and Connections" and shows the railroad routes and many other features of Utah, Colorado, and northern New Mexico. An attractive and informative promotional giving much detail regarding the agricultural development, mining and mineral wealth, and other commercial development of Utah. Features much information regarding the Great Salt Lake, Salt Lake City, and "The Great Railway" Rio Grande Western Railway and scenic features along its route. Stamp of the City Passenger Agent in Chicago for the Rio Grande Western Railway on the front free endpaper. Near fine and very scarce.
Inventory Number: 37193