AN ACT TO AID IN THE CONSTRUCTION OF A RAILROAD & TELEGRAPH LINE FROM THE MISSOURI RIVER TO THE PACIFIC OCEAN; plus AMENDMENT

New York: Brown & Hewitt, Printers, 1867. Self wrappers. Item #38826

This historic document states the terms and conditions under which the first transcontinental railroad was built by the Union Pacific and Central Pacific Railroads as approved by Congress in 1862. See Cowan; Bibliography of the History of California, pg 514. 45 pages. One inch chip from the leading edge of the front page. Two inch closed tear to page five. A very good copy.

Price: $250.00