Auction 161, Lot 230

"Map of the the Texas & Pacific Railway and Connections [in] Annual Report of the Texas & Pacific Railway Co. ... 1894", Railroad Companies, (Various)

Subject: South Central United States, Texas

Period: 1895 (published)

Publication:

Color: Printed Color

Size:
22.7 x 17.6 inches
57.7 x 44.7 cm

Centered on Texas, the map shows the Texas & Pacific Railroad from New Orleans to El Paso in red overprinting. The map also extends to show connections to St. Louis, Kansas City and points west including Pueblo and Colorado Springs in black overprinting. In addition to the existing rail lines, proposed routes are depicted via dashed lines. Includes the 50 pp. annual report for 1894. Octavo, text enclosed with pink paper wrappers.

References:

Condition: A

The map is near fine on watermarked paper. Contents are internally clean and tight. Paper wrappers have some light damp staining along the spine.

Estimate: $200 - $250

Sold for: $150

Closed on 2/8/2017

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