Some wear along the edges, 1" slit at top of spine. All 25 pictures are present and in exceptional condition. ; Color Illustrations; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 28 pages; Beautiful viewbook with twenty-five colored pictures along the Western Pacific Railway Feather River Route, applied one to a page. There is an order blank bound in before the title page. The cover is gray-green decorated in black and gilt, with an applied picture of San Francisco Bay. The first 2 pages have descriptions of the pictures, page 3 is a map of the railway line. There is no date but probably 1910-1915. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: From San Francisco to Salt Lake City: Along ...
Publisher: Van Noy Interstate Co. N.D.
Binding: Card Covers
Book Condition: Very Good
Book Description Curt Teich & Co. for The Van Noy Interstate Company, Chicago, 1920. First edition. Oblong quarto (9¾ x 12 inches). Three text pages plus mounted cover illustration in color, and 24 full-page tipped-on color plates. Tan pictorial stiff wrappers printed in gold and black, mounted illustration to front cover, tied with silk cord at spine. Slight wear to spine ends, lower corners slightly jammed. A fine copy. A color pictorial souvenir guide book along the "Feather River Cañon Route" on the line of the Western Pacific. Each of the full color plates includes descriptive text. Views include Temple Square in Salt Lake City; Saltair Pavillon; the Western Pacific RR Crossing the Great Salt Lake; the Great Salt Beds; the Palisades of the Humboldt, Nevada; images of the Feather River and the Feather River Inn; Williams Circle in California; Placer Mining near Rich, California; the Western Pacific at Belden; Gibraltar Rock; Cascades of the Feather River; Blue Gorge (Feather River Canon); and more. Seller Inventory # 6819