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Summering in the Catskill Mountains - a slim little reprint from 1883 with a brief tour of the Mt Top and all the train stations and all the accomodations (rates, distance, etc.) nearby 64pp P $6.95
Old Steamboat Days On The Hudson - a brief biography of Robert Fulton and a complete history of all the steamboats up to 1907, with tons of info about them. 140pp P $18.50.
Harper's New York & Erie Rail Road - 136 engravings plus descriptions of the scenery, towns, etc. along the route (reprinted from 1851) 180pp P $10.95
Hudson River and the Rail Road - circa 1851 guide to the principal places of interest along the line with woodcuts and a fold-out map. 50pp P$6.95
Van Loan's Catskill Mt Guide 1879 with ads, pictures & maps 90pp $11.95 is pictured elsewhere
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