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(Birdseye view Great Plains) Union Pacific Railroad Company, 1890

(Birdseye view Great Plains) / Union Pacific Railroad Company / 1890
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Full Title: (Birdseye view of the Great Plains). Knight, Leonard & Co., Engravers and Printers, Chicago. (1890)

Author: Union Pacific Railroad Company

Date: 1890

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Author: Union Pacific Railroad Company

Date: 1890

Short Title: (Birdseye view Great Plains)

Publisher: Chicago: Knight, Leonard & Co.

Type: Timetable Map ; View

Object Height cm: 41

Object Width cm: 90

Scale 1: None shown

Note: On the verso is a large full color pictorial perspective map showing the route of the Union Pacific in bright red. Covers area from Omaha and Kansas City west to Cheyenne and Denver. 4 panels of text at right entitled "World's pictorial line."

State / Province: U.S. West ; U.S. Mid West ; Kansas ; Nebraska

Full Title: (Birdseye view of the Great Plains). Knight, Leonard & Co., Engravers and Printers, Chicago. (1890)

List No: 4117.001

Series No: 3

Engraver or Printer: Knight, Leonard & Company

Published In: World's pictorial line. Birdseye view of the Great Plains reached via the Union Pacific. The Overland Route ... Knight, Leonard & Co., Printers, Chicago. (untitled map on verso, birdseye view of the Great Plains). Knight, Leonard & Co., Engravers and Printers, Chicago. (1890)

Publication Author: Union Pacific Railroad Company

Publication Date: 1890

Publication Note: The text is titled "Sights and scenes in Nebraska and Kansas." Folded into self wrappers 23 x 10.

Publication List No: 4117.000

Publication Type: Timetable Map

Publication Maps: 1

Publication Height cm: 41

Publication Width cm: 90

Image No: 4117001

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