Rock Island and Peoria RailwayInv# RB5577
$1,000 Bond. American Bank Note Co., NY. Very rare!! Rock Island and Peoria Railway (R I & P), which was sold to the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railway - Built from Peoria to Coal Valley, Illinois, (79 miles) via Keller (now part of Peoria), Alta, Dunlap, Princeville, Wady Petra, Stark, Wyoming, Toulon, Lafayette, Galva, Bishop Hill, Ulah, Cambridge, Osco, Orion, and Crampton by 1872. "The Rock Island & Peoria Railway ran between the towns of the same name from 1877 to 1903. It was nicknamed simply 'The Peoria Route.'”
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