The Lands of Utah
Publisher: Issued by the Passenger Department of the Denver & Rio Grande Railroad
Date Published: Circa 1914
Edition: Promotional brochure
Book Id: 30069
16pp. Folded square octavo [24 cm] Stapled illustrated wraps. Very good. The covers are lightly rubbed. There is a 1/2 inch closed tear along the fold at the foot of the spine.
From the inside cover- "Independence and then Wealth Follow Closely after the Utah Farmer." Subjects include Dry-farming in Utah, How to Secure Land in Utah, Carey Act Projects, and more. From the text- "The prime wealth of Utah is her marvelously rich soil, washed down, through countless centuries, in large measure from mountains of limestone which impart to the soil the necessary chemical reaction for the best growth of plants."