Chessie's Travelog. Chesapeake and Ohio Lines. Sleep Like a Kitten.
No Place of Publication. The Chesapeake and Ohio Railway Company. 1940.
Booklet, illustrated with black and white photographs, 55 pages, 8 x 4 1/2 inches. Includes color pictorial fold-out map, 8 x 17 1/2 inches. Fine condition. This travelog, presented in the name of the C&O's adorable mascot Chessie the Kitten, highlights attractions along six different routes, including Louisville to Ashland ("The Blue Grass Country") and Charlottesville to Washington ("Through Battlefields to the Capital"). The map title declares: "In Scenic and Historic Interest, No Railroad in America Excels the Chesapeake and Ohio. George Washington's Railroad Lines. Original Predecessor Company Founded by George Washington in 1785" Item #56254