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1914 Engraving Map Railroad Railway Freight Traffic Territories RRM1

1914 Engraving Map Railroad Railway Freight Traffic Territories RRM1

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"Association Territories"

This is an original 1914 color wax engraving of a map showing the Green Line Territory; Southeastern Mississippi Valley Association; Southeastern Freight Association; Territory Joint to Southeastern Mississippi Valley Association; Southeastern Freight Association; and the Associated Railways of Virginia and the Carolinas. Copyright © 1913 by La Salle Extension University.

CONDITION

This 99+ year old Item is rated Near Mint / Very Fine. No natural defects. No surface rub. No tears. No water damage. The center crease is original. Please note: A detailed description of the map is on the verso.

  • Product Type: Original Engraving; Color
  • Grade: Near Mint / Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 15.25 x 11.25 inches; 39 x 29 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is pleased to offer a collection of railroad freight traffic maps (and other commerce maps), dated 1914, from the La Salle Extension University in Chicago. The railroad maps, together with the La Salle Extension University program, were designed to train traffic agents in the management of American railway commerce. This historical collection is in very good condition and will be of interest to railroad or train buffs.

Keywords specific to this image: Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, Tennessee, Kentucky, Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina

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