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Central Pacific and Union Pacific Railroad Timetables; Information for Travelers; Passenger, Excursion, & Emigrant Fare Schedules; Pullman & Silver Palace Car Rates; Steamer, Stage, & Rail Connections; Route Map. May 1, 1882.
This booklet "has timetables for the Union Pacific Express and the Union Pacific Immigrant leaving from a number of large East Coast cities and the Midwest to Ogden and San Francisco and the reverse. Also time tables for the Central Short Line; the Kansas City and Denver Short Line; the St. Joseph Line; the Omaha and Denver Short Line; Omaha to Denver via Cheyenne; Leadville & Gunnison Short Line; Utah & Northern Branch; Salt lake City and Frisco; Omaha and Republican Valley Branch; Omaha, Niobrara & Black Hills Branch; Kansas Division branches and several others. There is a section on excursions; Fares for Steamship cruises to China, Japan, India, and Australia; Fares for Pacific Coast Steamers and the connections between the various railroad routes and the steamers. There is also a listing of Stage Lines and a long alphabetical listing of principal points in the West detailing the best way to get there and the distances between. It then has a description of all the individual (North) Western states and territories. It has 62 pages and measures 8 by 4 inches." Although the cover of this timetable is missing, it appears most likely to have been published by the Union Pacific Railroad.
Courtesy Bruce C. Cooper Collection.
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