The Flight of the Fast Mail on the Lake Shore and Michigan Southern Railway

J. A. Burch Artist
1875 Date:
Lake Shore and Michigan Southern Railway Publisher
Cosack & Co., Buffalo, NY Printer
Chromolithograph on paper Medium
Gift of the New York Central Railroad Credit
1959.130.118 Accession number
From the 1870s and later, railroads devoted less space to text and more to imagery in large-scale printed materials like this poster. Advances in printing technologies, especially lithography, enabled this change. Additional comments

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