• Map showing the route of the Louisville, New Orleans, and Texas Railroad and its connecting lines.

    Scale ca. 1:3,800,000. LC Railroad maps, 452 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, state boundaries, cities and towns, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 46 x 112 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Map showing the proposed Tennessee, Alabama, and Georgia Railroad connecting and extending the Chattanooga Southern Railway, Marietta and North Georgia Railway, Knoxville, Cumberland Gap and Louisville Railroad, and Morristown and Cumberland Gap ...

    Scale 1:1,275,000. LC Railroad maps, 574 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the southern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 70 x 102 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • Map of the Chicago and Southwestern Railway and the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad and their connections.

    Scale 1:1,250,000. LC Railroad maps, 372 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 41 x 74 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1869
  • Map showing the line of the Plymouth, Kankakee, & Pacific Railroad and its connections.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 536 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the middle Atlantic and midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network. This is the Indiana portion of a projected railroad from Plymouth, Ind., on the Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne, and Chicago Railroad, to Bureau Junction, on the Chicago, Rock Island, and Pacific Railroad. Available ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Map showing the line of the Virginia, Tennessee, & Georgia Air Line composed of the Shenandoah Valley R.R., Norfolk & Western R.R. and the East Tennessee, Virginia, & Georgia R.R.

    Scale 1:3,800,000. LC Railroad maps, 604 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the southern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, table of distances, and the railroads distinguished by color. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 49 x 65 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map showing the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fé Railroad system, with its connections.

    Scale 1:3,800,000. LC also has editions of 1885, 1886, 1887, 1888, 1890, and 1892. LC Railroad maps, 322 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the southwestern states from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean; indicates in table form miles of lines in Kansas, Missouri, Colorado, New Mexico, Texas, Arizona, and Mexico; shows relief by hachures, drainage, state boundaries, and cities and towns. ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Map showing the Indiana & Illinois Central Railway and its connections.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 432 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows north-central United States and includes drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Chartered January 1, 1853. Completed in 1873. Became part of the Cincinnati, Indianapolis, and Western Railway. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • Maps showing Arkansas Central, the Helena & Corinth, and the Pine Bluff & Southwestern Railroads together forming the Texas & Northeastern Railway.

    Scale 1:1,275,000 and 1:7,500,000. LC Railroad maps, 320 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the south-central states showing drainage, township and counties, cities and towns, and the railroad network with named lines and colored to emphasize main lines. Inset: [Southern United States] 32 x 56 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 2 maps ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • Map showing the Kansas & Gulf Short Line R.R. and the Texas & St. Louis R'y with its branches, extensions and connections.

    Scale 1:2,090,880. LC Railroad maps, 439 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of the central portion of the United States showing drainage, cities and towns, and the iron and timber areas in Texas. Indicates the railroad network with emphasis on the main lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 77 x 77 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map of the railroads and extensions of the Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway Company.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 378 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of the north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroads with names and emphasis on the main line. Incorporated in 1863 as the Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway. See items 464 and 465. In 1874 the word Chicago was added to the name. LC has ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map showing the line of the Savannah & Memphis Railroad and its connections.

    Scale 1:1,267,000. LC also has 1873 edition which extends to Iowa and New York. LC Railroad maps, 554 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the southern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, mining and agricultural regions in Alabama, and the railroad network. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 57 ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • Colton's railroad map of part of the United States south of the 37th parallel embracing the country between the Atlantic Ocean and the 96th meridian of longitude.

    Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 144 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of the southern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 2 sheets, each 72 x 92 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Map showing the Port Royal Railroad and its connections.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 537 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the southeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network. In 1871 the line was in progress of completion. One of Colton's typical maps published for an individual railroad company to promote industry and settlement in rich mining or agricultural areas. (Entry 533) Available ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • Map showing the completed lines of the Milwaukee and Saint Paul Railway Company.

    Scale 1:3,800,000. LC Railroad maps, 465 Description derived from published bibliography. General map of the north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, and completed railroads in color. Inset: Mileage of completed lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 36 x 55 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • Map showing the Norfolk, Wilmington & Charleston Railroad.

    Scale 1:267,000. LC Railroad maps, 493 Description derived from published bibliography. Eastern states from Philadelphia to Charleston, S.C., showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroads with lines named and the main line emphasized. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 70 x 45 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1891
  • Map showing the Toledo, Ann Arbor, and Grand Truck Railway and its connections, 1881.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 582 Description derived from published bibliography. Midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the mail line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 51 x 58 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map of the Virginia, Kentucky, and Ohio Railroad connecting the railroads of Virginia with the railroads of Kentucky on the shortest route east and west from the Mississippi Valley to the Atlantic ...

    Scale 1:760,320. LC Railroad maps, 603 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the middle Atlantic states showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 80 X 113 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map showing the route and connections of the Mississippi Valley Railroad of Louisiana; E. Baldwin, chief engineer.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 469 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of Louisiana and Mississippi showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network, with emphasis on the main line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 61 x 56 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Colton's new railroad map of the United States & Canada.

    Scale ca. 1:7,500,000. LC Railroad maps, 58 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, cities and towns, and railroads distinguished by color. Insets: Map of the railroads of New England and eastern N. York. c1861 by J. H. Goldthwait. 24 x 18 cm.--Map of the great rail road routes from the middle Atlantic ports to the Mississippi River. c1861 by J. H. Goldthwait. 22 ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • Map showing the projected route of the Potomac and Ohio Railway.

    Scale 1:2,217,600. LC Railroad maps, 540 Description derived from published bibliography. Middle Atlantic area showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, coal in West Virginia and the railroads with emphasis on the main line. Incorporated by the West Virginia legislature, 1867-68. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 44 x 100 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1874
  • Map showing the new transcontinental route of the Atlantic & Pacific Railroad and its connections.

    Scale ca. 1:3,800,000. LC Railroad maps, 330 Description derived from published bibliography. Map covering the southwestern states but extending from Chicago to the Pacific Coast. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, township lines, the land grant of the "western division," railroads in progress of completion, and completed lines with their connections. At top of map: Extra-Beilag zue New-Yorker Handels-Zeitung. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Railroad & express map of the middle states.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 92 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, cities and towns, express lines and offices, and the major railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 63 x 96 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • Map showing the route and connections of the Wheeling and Cincinnati Mineral Railway.

    Scale ca. 1:800,000. "Map Designed by Thomas R. Sharp, Consulting Engineer ". LC Railroad maps, 616 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of Ohio showing drainage, cities and towns, townships and countries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 56 x 67 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Trade map of the north western states showing the counties, towns and rail roads, etc.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 128 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of the north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, and the railroad network. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 106 x 139 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • Map of the Erie Railway and its connections.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC also has 1875 edition which lacks inset. LC Railroad maps, 404 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern and north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroads with emphasis on the main line. Incorporated in 1832 as the New York and Erie Rail Road. See entries 481-483. Became Erie Railway in 1861. In ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1869