• The great West illustrated in a series of photographic views across the Continent taken along the line of the Union Pacific Railroad, west from Omaha, Nebraska. With an annotated table of contents, giving a brief description of each view; its peculiarities, characteristics, and connection with the different points on the road

Creator:
  • Russell, Andrew J.
Illustrator:
  • Russell, Andrew J.
Contributor:
  • Union Pacific Railroad Company
Call number:
  • 2017-0002E
  • Electronic Resource
Extent:
  • 6 preliminary leaves, 50 plates 34 x 49 cm
Format:
  • Book
Type:
  • Pictorial works
Publisher:
  • New York, Published by authority of the Union Pacific Railroad Co., 1869.
Subject:
  • West (U.S.)—Pictorial works
  • Union Pacific Railroad Company—Pictorial works
Title sort:
  • great West illustrated in a series of photographic views across the Continent taken along the line of the Union Pacific Railroad, west from Omaha, Nebraska. With an annotated table of contents, giving a brief description of each view; its peculiarities, characteristics, and connection with the different points on the road. By A.J. Russell. Vol. 1.
Binding note:
  • WA copy: Original half roan over brown cloth, the spine and upper side lettered in gilt, the lower side lettered in blind, edges gilt, white moiré style endpapers; in red cloth clamshell box.
Description:
  • No more published.
Language:
  • English
Date:
  • 1869
Location:
  • HSVW 2017-0002E
  • HSVW Electronic Resource
  • ELF1 2017-0002E
  • ELF1 Electronic Resource
Identifier:
  • ark:/88435/1j92gc41s
Edm rights:
  • No Known Copyright
Alternative:
  • Great West
Spatial:
  • West (U.S.)
Range label:
  • Logical
  • Carmichael's Cut, Granite Canon
  • Granite Canon, From the Water Tank
  • Granite Rock, Near Beaufort Station
  • Malloy's Cut
  • Hall's Cut
  • Skull Rock
  • Dale Creek Bridge, General View
  • Dale Creek Bridge, from Above
  • Eastern Approach to Dale Creek Bridge
  • Devil's Gate, Dale Creek Canon
  • Gen. Grant and Party at Fort Sanders
  • Dial Rock, Red Buttes
  • Snow and Timber Lane, Laramie Mountains
  • Valley of the Great Laramie from the Mountains
  • Laramie Hotel, Laramie City
  • The Wind Mill at Laramie
  • Laramie Machine Shops, from the Southwest
  • Valley of the Little Laramie River
  • Among the Timber at the Head of the Little Laramie River
  • Source of the Laramie River
  • High Bluff, Black Buttes
  • Burning Rock Cut
  • On the Mountains of Green River, Looking Up the Valley
  • Castle Rock, Green River Valley
  • Green River Valley, Looking Down the River
  • Church Buttes
  • Supply Trains
  • Coal Beds of Bear River
  • Bear River City, Near the Coal Fields
  • Looking Down Echo Canon, from Death's Rock
  • Monument Rock, Mouth of Echo Canon
  • Hanging Rock, Foot of Echo Canon
  • Sphynx of the Valley
  • Sentinel Rock, Near the Mouth of Echo Canon
  • Looking Up Weber River, Echo City
  • Coalville, Weber Valley
  • Wilhelmina Pass, from the East
  • Rock Great Eastern
  • East End of Tunnel No. 3 Weber Valley
  • Devil's Gate, Weber Canon
  • Weber Canon, from Below the Devil's Gate
  • Mormon Turnpike Bridge, Mouth of Weber Canon
  • Weber Valley, from Wilhelmina Pass
  • Gen. Casement's Construction Train
  • Salt Lake City, from the Top of the Tabernacle
  • City Creek Canon, Near City Creek Falls
  • Residence of Bringham Young
  • Mormon Family, Great Salt Lake Valley
  • Bringham Young's Cotton and Woolen Factories
  • Great Mormon Tabernacle
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