Albany: 1835. First. hardcover. the report of a survey of a route for a rail-road from the city of New-York to Lake Erie. 99pp. 8vo, modern green cloth, a few pages with foxing to margins, otherwise very good. (Albany), 1835. First Edition. very good.
Contains reports from engineers of the New York and Erie Railroad, including one from Benjamin Wright, engineer in chief. The New York and Erie Railroad was chartered in 1832 to build the route from New York to Lake Erie. Construction began in 1836.