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(left) December, 1914 Oregon Short Line Timetable, Westbound trains, Montpelier to Pocatello. This was the main line of the Overland Route of the Union Pacific.

(right) December, 1914 Oregon Short Line Timetable for the Paris and Bear River (Grace) Branches. The Paris branch is now abandoned.


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