Auction 117, Lot 192

"The Cleveland, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis Railway", Railroad Companies, (Various)

Subject: Central United States

Period: 1914 (dated)

Publication: Annual Report of the Board of Directors

Color: Printed Color

Size:
15.8 x 11 inches
40.1 x 27.9 cm

This finely printed map, dated January 1915, focuses on eastern Pennsylvania, Ohio, Indiana and Illinois, and southern Michigan. The map names all railroads and shows all stops along each. Legend uses different color and line to indicate System Lines, Trackage Rights of System Lines, Lines under Construction, Allied Lines, Controlled Lines and more. The map was printed by The Matthews-Northrup Works, Buffalo in the fine quality we're accustomed to seeing in their New Century Atlas maps. The map is bound into the original stockholders' report (December 31, 1914), as issued. Paper covers, map, title page, financial gibberish, 33 pp.

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Condition: A+

Map is fine. Book contents are very good with some soiling and staining to covers.

Estimate: $80 - $120

Sold for: $60

Closed on 12/6/2006

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