New York: Samuel French, 1871. Original green printed wrappers [wrapper title: 'The First Mortgage Land Grant Sinking Fund Seven Per Cent Gold Bonds, Principal and Interest Payable in Gold, Free of Government Tax. Of the West Wisconsin Railway']. Stitched. 14, [2 blanks] pp. Folding 'Map of Wisconsin Rail Road and Its Connections,' @14" x 16". About Fine.
The Map, by Henry Seibert of New York, prominently shows the West Wisconsin line from St. Paul MN to Tomah WI; tracks other railroads in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and Iowa; and depicts Lakes Michigan and Superior, and Green Bay. The Road is described, and the investment recommended. A rare item, OCLC locating only the copy at the University of Missouri.
FIRST EDITION. OCLC 41200220  [as of January 2016]. Not in Eberstadt, Decker, Sabin, Soliday, Graff, Modelski. Item #29188