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Henry V. Poor's
"Manual of Railroads of the
United States for 1873-74"
Engraved Frontispiece; Description
of the Status of the CPRR as of December 31, 1872.
Steel engraved Frontispiece from "The Manual of Railroads
of the United States for 1873-74" by Henry V. Poor. (Engraving by
the Continental Bank Note Company, New York.)
[Enlarged detail below]
Description of the status of the Central Pacific Railroad
four years after its rails connected with the UPRR, as it appears in Henry
V. Poor's "Manual of Railroads of the United States for 1873-74."
This 890-page volume (including 140 pages of advertisements) was the sixth
annual edition of this important business and financial railroad manual
first published in 1868.
Courtesy of the Bruce C. Cooper Collection.
Also see Poor's Manual, 1868-1869.
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