DENVER & RIO GRANDE RAILROAD OFFICIAL GUIDE 1888 with map

DENVER & RIO GRANDE OFFICIAL GUIDE

TO

CITIES, VILLAGES AND RESORTS ON THE LINE OF THE

DENVER & RIO GRANDE RAILROAD

ITS

BRANCHES AND CONNECTIONS IN COLORADO, UTAH and NEW MEXICO

 1888

WITH A

COMPLETE DIRECTORY OF RESORTS, HOTELS, BANKS, REAL ESTATE

DEALERS, ARCHITECTS, BUILDERS, CONSTRACTORS, ETC., ETC.

PUBLISHED IN THE INTEREST OF THE PASSENGER DEPARTMENT,

DENVER & RIO GRANDE RAILROAD

BY S. K. HOOPER,

GENERAL PASSENGER & TICKET AGENT

DENVER, COL.

THE WESTERN PUBLISHING COMPANY,

1124 – 16TH STREET, DENVER, COL.

Original gold-imprinted, green-cloth binding.  Cloth has edge-wear at corners and toe of spine shows some light fraying; covers have been lightly soiled and scuffed; however, binding is strong.

Book dimensions: 6-1/2 inches by 9-1/2 inches; 286 pages plus 4-page index.

Pages filled with “dramatic” engravings.

Internal pages generally clean and bright with only the slightest of toning at edges.

Plus Map of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad System

Engraved by Rand, McNally & Co., Chicago

Dimensions: 17-1/2 inches by 15 inches; folded; conservation tape (neutral pH, acid-free, removable) has been applied to back of map to mend tears or splits.

Scarce Denver & Rio Grande Railroad publication.

Price: inquire

 

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