RAILROAD COMMUNICATION WITH THE PACIFIC, WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THE CENTRAL PACIFIC RAILROAD, OF CALIFORNIA: THE CHARACTER OF THE WORK, ITS PROGRESS, RESOURCES, EARNINGS AND FUTURE PROSPECTS, AND THE ADVANTAGES OF ITS FIRST MORTAGE BONDS

RAILROAD COMMUNICATION WITH THE PACIFIC, WITH AN ACCOUNT OF THE CENTRAL PACIFIC RAILROAD, OF CALIFORNIA: THE CHARACTER OF THE WORK, ITS PROGRESS, RESOURCES, EARNINGS AND FUTURE PROSPECTS, AND THE ADVANTAGES OF ITS FIRST MORTAGE BONDS

New York: Hosford & Sons, Stationers and Printers, 1867. Hardcover. Item #36224

Encourages investment, through Fisk and Hatch, Bankers, in first mortgage bonds of the Central Pacific Railroad for the continued construction of the first transcontinental railroad across the US. Cites potential development of the western states and territories and future benefits of investment. 20 pages with large folded map. Originally issued in printed wrappers, this copy was later professionally bound in hardcover with original covers included. Hand colored map shows highlighted rail lines for through connections from the east to the west coast. One very short edge tear to the map. Overall, a very good copy.

Price: $1,500.00