"Map of the Central Pacific Railroad and its Connections", Railroad Companies, (Various)
Subject: United States
Period: 1875 (dated)
Color: Black & White
35 x 13 inches
88.9 x 33 cm
A rare timetable and map for the Central and Union Pacific Railroad that includes rates and schedules between San Francisco and the cities to the east. The detailed map, measuring 27" x 6", covers the central U.S. from Chicago to San Francisco and is surrounded by 22 nicely engraved views depicting the scenery along the route. Folds into self cover (3.7 X 7") with extensive time tables and advertising on verso; cover title "The Great American Overland All Rail Route via the Central and Union Pacific Rail Road Line."
There are a few tiny pinholes, else, fine.