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The Resource The railroad jubilee. : an account of the celebration commemorative of the opening of railroad communication between Boston and Canada, September 17th, 18th, and 19th, 1851

The railroad jubilee. : an account of the celebration commemorative of the opening of railroad communication between Boston and Canada, September 17th, 18th, and 19th, 1851

Label
The railroad jubilee. : an account of the celebration commemorative of the opening of railroad communication between Boston and Canada, September 17th, 18th, and 19th, 1851
Title
The railroad jubilee.
Title remainder
an account of the celebration commemorative of the opening of railroad communication between Boston and Canada, September 17th, 18th, and 19th, 1851
Title variation
  • Account of the celebration commemorative of the opening of railroad communications between Boston and Canada
  • Boston rail-road jubilee
  • Boston railroad jubilee
Contributor
Illustrator
Lithographer
Printer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Discusses the celebration over the triumph of established communication between Boston and Canadian railroads. It also discusses the process and history behind the event
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
385
Government publication
local government publication
Illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HE2781.B7
LC item number
A7 1852
Literary form
non fiction
Label
The railroad jubilee. : an account of the celebration commemorative of the opening of railroad communication between Boston and Canada, September 17th, 18th, and 19th, 1851
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Prepared by request of the Boston City Council
  • Imprint date precedes printer statement on title page
  • Map by E.S Chesbrough, city engineer. Lithographed by Tappan & Bradford
  • Includes index
  • Contemporary black leather; elaborately blocked in gold, with center seal of Boston; edges of boards and turn-ins rolled in gold; rebacked with green goatskin (most of original spine preserved and reattached); spine blocked in gold, carries five false bands, titled direct; text edges gilt; headbands of striped silk over flat cores, stuck-on; endpapers are of yellow embossed coated paper
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2030623
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
[2], 288 pages, [1] folded leaf of plates
Lccn
06044759
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)2030623
Label
The railroad jubilee. : an account of the celebration commemorative of the opening of railroad communication between Boston and Canada, September 17th, 18th, and 19th, 1851
Publication
Note
  • Prepared by request of the Boston City Council
  • Imprint date precedes printer statement on title page
  • Map by E.S Chesbrough, city engineer. Lithographed by Tappan & Bradford
  • Includes index
  • Contemporary black leather; elaborately blocked in gold, with center seal of Boston; edges of boards and turn-ins rolled in gold; rebacked with green goatskin (most of original spine preserved and reattached); spine blocked in gold, carries five false bands, titled direct; text edges gilt; headbands of striped silk over flat cores, stuck-on; endpapers are of yellow embossed coated paper
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
2030623
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
[2], 288 pages, [1] folded leaf of plates
Lccn
06044759
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)2030623

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