The Portland Rose: A Triumph in Train Comfort

By: Chicago and North Western Railway, Union Pacific System

Price: $37.50

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine


Original publisher;s white wrapper with a multicolored illustration of a rose and the city of Portland, Oregon on the front cover. No date, circa 1939. 3 1/4" x 5 1/2." Sixteen unnumbered pages, complete. Black and white and multicolored illustrations, complete. Page and covers are very clean and intact. Staples are rusted but do not affect text and barely affect the interior pages. A Fine copy. A brochure that advertises the Portland Rose, a train that travels between Chicago and Portland, and the different services and amenities offered to passengers. Printed text on title page: "The Portland Rose: A Triumph in Train Comfort; Only thru train between Chicago and Portland; 200 miles along the scenic Columbia River; Chicago & North Western Ry., Union Pacific System." A small poem of the same title, "The Portland Rose," by A. De Bernardi, Jr. is printed on the back cover. Inside of back cover has an original tipped-in train schedule.

Title: The Portland Rose: A Triumph in Train Comfort

Author Name: Chicago and North Western Railway, Union Pacific System

Categories: Literature, Travels and Voyages, Transportation, Inc. Automobiles, Trains & Ships,

Publisher: Chicago, IL?, Chicago and North Western Railway, Union Pacific System: 0

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 020903

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