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Northern Pacific Railroad

Northern Pacific Railroad Company.

Northern Pacific Railroad

its route, resources, progress and business : the new Northwest and its great thoroughfare.

by Northern Pacific Railroad Company.

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Published by J. Cooke in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Northwestern States
    • Subjects:
    • Pacific railroads.,
    • Northwestern States -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsJay Cooke & Co.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE2791 .N857 1871b
      The Physical Object
      Pagination47, [1] p. :
      Number of Pages47
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL176604M
      LC Control Numbera 13001564
      OCLC/WorldCa5929801

      The Seattle, Lake Shore and Eastern Railway (SLS&E) was a railroad founded in Seattle, Washington, on Ap , with three tiers of purposes: Build and run the initial line to the town of Ballard, bring immediate results and returns to investors; exploit resources east in the valleys, foothills, Cascade Range, and Eastern Washington in 19th-century style, attracting more venture capital Headquarters: Seattle, Washington. Guide to the Northern Pacific Railroad Lands in Minnesota - Ebook written by Northern Pacific Railroad Company. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Guide to the Northern Pacific Railroad Lands in Minnesota.


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