New York: E. Wells Sackett & Rankin, Printers and Stationer [Northern Pacific Railway], 1882. Booklet. Item #47331
68 pages with a lengthy report to the stockholders submitted by Henry Villard, President of the Railroad. Villard's report progress of construction to the Pacific Coast, reorganization, construction projects [bridges and divisions], agricultural, grazing, timber lands, European immagration, growth, etc. Also includes a listing officers, board of directors, report of operations, statistics, inventory of equipment, etc. Folded system map in the rear. Map measures 30 x 13.5 inches. Bound in original light blue delicate paper covers printed in black. Rear cover professionally reattached with Japanese paper. Splits to the map folds repaired with thin library tape. A very good copy.