Chicago: The Passenger Department of the Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Railway, December 1897. 8vo. 60,  pp. Large folding map tipped to inner rear wrapper. Original printed wrappers. Slightly sunned at edges. Item #403712
FIRST EDITION. A detailed history in the form of a promotional pamphlet, from the early days in Alaska and Colorado, to California and states beyond. Includes a section on the art of mining, with descriptions of the practice.