Edwards' annual directory to the inhabitants, institutions, incorporated companies, business, business firms, manufacturing establishments, etc., in the city of Saint Louis

The earnings of our railroads indirectly exhibit the magnitude of our
trade. For the years 1865-'6, and a portion of 1867, their total receipts
were as follows:

1865 Iron Mountain $ 424,700
" North Missouri 1,013,000
" Pacific and South West Branch 1,939,000
" Hannibal and St. Joseph 2,000,000
1866 Missouri Pacific 2,600,000
1867 Union Pacific, estimated monthly receipts 100,000