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Catalog Number 1980.61.109
Title BEFORE THE DAYS OF THE RAILROAD THIS TOWN WAS A LITTLE UNSAFE THE NORTHERN PACIFIC BROUGHT ORDER AND PROSPERITY
Object Name Poster
Artist Hilton
Dimensions H-30 W-40 inches
Foundry "Hilton" in LRC
Date c. 1930
Notes This poster features a cowboy, with six-shooters blaring, on a galloping horse. Street scene in background. A white banner across the bottom bears the caption, in black letters: "Before the days of the Railroad / This Town was a Little Unsafe / The Northern Pacific Brought Order & Prosperity." NP logo with "Yellowstone Park Line" on either end of banner.
Search Terms Art
Northern Pacific Railroad
Cowboy
Poster