Rare promotional map of North Dakota, published by the Soo Line.
The map promotes North Dakota, the Land of Opportunity, "giv[ing] you an opportunity to get some of the best and most fertile lands between the oceans at lower prices than they will sell for again. "
The red lines show the lines of the Soo criss-crossing North Dakota Territory. On the verso, "Facts About North Dakota", including 5 photos and an thorough explanation of its agricultural opportunities and advantages.
The Soo Line
The Minneapolis, St. Paul and Sault Ste. Marie Railroad) was a Class I railroad subsidiary of the Canadian Pacific Railway in the Midwestern United States. Founded in 1884, the line became known as the Soo Line.
The map is very rare. We were unable to locate another example in either OCLC or otherwise.