Northern Pacific Railroad; Route, Resources, Progress and Business. The New Northwest and Its Great Thoroughfare.

Northern Pacific Railroad; Route, Resources, Progress and Business. The New Northwest and Its Great Thoroughfare.

Philadelphia: Jay Cooke & Co., ca. 1870. Paperback. 'The Charter granted by the Congress... to the Northern Pacific Railroad Company, with its amendments, confers the right to construct a line of Railroad and Telegraph across the continent, between... Lake Superior... and some point on Puget Sound...via the valley of the Columbia river.' Chapters include - "Puget Sound-Its Harbors. Climate and Resources."; Special Report of a Reconnoissance of the Route for the Northern Pacific Railroad between Lake Superior and Puget Sound via the Columbia River, Made in 1869, by W. Milnor Roberts, U.S. Civil Engineer. 8vo, original printed paper wrappers with map of the railroad on the back cover, 46 pp with 2 pp on Investing Money, cover printed in red and black, cover is marked, edges and spine chipped, minor insect damage on 2nd to last pp, interior otherwise very clean. OCLC: 4629710. Good -. Item #22954

Price: $125.00

See all items in RAILROAD