The Northern Pacific Railroad; route, resources, progress and business. The new northwest and its great thoroughfare ... Issued by Jay Cooke & Co., financial agents for the Northern Pacific Railway Company
The Northern Pacific Railroad; route, resources, progress and business. The new northwest and its great thoroughfare ... Issued by Jay Cooke & Co., financial agents for the Northern Pacific Railway Company

The Northern Pacific Railroad; route, resources, progress and business. The new northwest and its great thoroughfare ... Issued by Jay Cooke & Co., financial agents for the Northern Pacific Railway Company

[Philadelphia]: Jay Cooke & Co., n.d., [ca. 1871]. 8vo, pp. 46, [2]; original tan wrappers printed in red and black; ink offset on front wrapper; rear wrapper with map of the United States; some light chipping and wear; all else very good. A prospectus, of sorts, for potential investors, with sections on the land grant to the Northern Pacific Railroad Company; climate; timber and minerals; a comparison of the land grant to other grants; settlement, immigration, and colonization; future business of the road; "The Northern Pacific Railroad" by Schulyer Colfax, Vice-President of the United States; progress of the road; a special report of a reconnaissance of the route for the Northern Pacific between Lake Superior and Puget Sound, via the Columbia River; Puget Sound (its harbors, climate, and resources; a synopsis of the charter and mortgage; etc. Smith, Pacific Northwest, 7397; not in Howes or Graff. Item #55472

Price: $125.00