• Cram's township and rail road map of New York.

    Cram's township and rail road map of New York.

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 269 Description derived from published bibliography. Indexed township and county map showing relief by hachures, drainage, and cities and towns. Railroad lines are identified by initials. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 41 x 57 cm.

    • Contributor: Cram, George Franklin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888
  • Map showing the route & connections of the Central Rail Road Extension Company of Long Island.

    Map showing the route & connections of the Central Rail Road ...

    Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 363 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows New York City and eastern Long Island. Indicates drainage, cities and towns, roads, and railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 37 x 65 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • Map of New York & Erie Rail Road and its connections; the most direct route from New York to all western cities and towns.

    Map of New York & Erie Rail Road and its connections; the mos...

    Scale ca. 1:3,250,000. LC Railroad maps, 483 Outline map of the northeastern and north-central United States with the railroad network overprinted in red. A red border is printed around the map simulating a wooden frame. See entry 404. [From published bibliography] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 45 x 92 cm.

    • Contributor: Colton, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • General map of the United States & their territory between the Mississippi & the Pacific Ocean. 1. Showing the different surveyed routes from the Mississippi valley to the coast of Pacific Ocean, 2. the new established & proposed Post Routes, 3. the recently discovered gold, silver, and copper region in Kansas, Nebraska and Arizona.

    General map of the United States & their territory between th...

    Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Relief shown by hachures. "Engraved on stone by A. Janicke." LC Railroad maps, 175 Description derived from published bibliography. Gold mines are indicated in yellow and silver mines in blue. Indicates post routes, "old trail," finished and unfinished railroads, and the proposed state of "Colona." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 54 ...

    • Contributor: Fiala, John T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map of North and South Carolina exhibiting the post offices post roads, canals, rail roads &c. By David H. Burr; (Late topographer to the Post Office.) Geographer to the House of Representatives of the U.S.

    Map of North and South Carolina exhibiting the post offices p...

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. From his The American Atlas (London, J. Arrowsmith, 1839) LC Railroad maps, 273 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, canals, roads, and railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 91 x 124 cm.

    • Contributor: Burr, David H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1839
  • Map of a railroad route from Phoenixville to Pinegrove.

    Map of a railroad route from Phoenixville to Pinegrove.

    Scale ca. 1:190,000. LC Railroad maps, 532 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of Pennsylvania between Philadelphia and Harrisburg showing drainage, cities, towns, completed railroads, and the proposed Pinegrove Lancaster R.R. and the Phoenixville Cornwall R.R. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 38 x 83 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Bridgman's new reversible railroad distance and township map of Ohio and United States compiled from the most authentic sources.

    Bridgman's new reversible railroad distance and township map ...

    Scale 1:567,500. LC Railroad maps, 281 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of Ohio including drainage, relief by hachures, cities and towns, and the railroad network with named lines. Includes a railroad directory. On verso: "Railroad map of the United States with its territories . . ." c1872. Colored. Scale 1:6,000,000. 86 x 80 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Bridgman, E. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • Goldthwait's map of the United States, British Provinces, Mexico, Central America, W. India Is. &c., exhibiting the railroads with their distances, single and double tracks and width of gauge.

    Goldthwait's map of the United States, British Provinces, Mex...

    Scale ca. 1:7,000,000. Population figures appear to the left and bottom of the map. "Principal forts and military stations in the U.S." are listed at the lower right of the map. LC Railroad maps, 42 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, relief by hachures, place names, and state boundaries. Insets: Map of the railroads of New England and eastern N. York. 23 x ...

    • Contributor: Goldthwait, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Tunison's railroad, distance, and township map of New York from latest surveys.

    Tunison's railroad, distance, and township map of New York fr...

    Scale ca. 1:640,000. Railroad maps, 272 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network. Includes a directory of business firms below the map and a list of counties in upper left of map. Inset: [View of New York vicinity] 13 x 30 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Tunison, E. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1898
  • Map of the proposed Northern Route for a railroad to the Pacific.

    Map of the proposed Northern Route for a railroad to the Paci...

    Scale ca. 1:6,750,000. Reproduced in Carl I. Wheat's Mapping the Transmississippi West, v. 3. (San Francisco, Institute of Historical Cartography, 1957-63), p. 193. LC Railroad maps, 24 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the United States showing drainage, state boundaries, major cities, and names of states, with state population figures. Western states show topography by hachures. Some major rail lines are shown ...

    • Contributor: Johnson, Edwin Ferry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of the Northern Rail Road of New Jersey.

    Map of the Northern Rail Road of New Jersey.

    Scale ca. 1:30,000. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by hachures. LC Railroad maps, 503 Topographic map of part of New Jersey and New York, covering the area north of the Hudson River and between Jersey City and Nyack, N.Y. The map shows drainage, roads, houses, cities and towns, single-track, double-track, and proposed railroads. Chartered February 9, 1854. Completed in 1859. ...

    • Contributor: Seymour & Tower
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map of the southern part of the United States, designed to accompany Appletons' R.R. Guide.

    Map of the southern part of the United States, designed to ac...

    Scale 1:3,500,000. LC Railroad maps, 135 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the southern states showing the railroad network. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 18 x 35 cm.

    • Contributor: Wells, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • General map of explorations and surveys in California /

    General map of explorations and surveys in California /

    Scale 1:600,000. At head of title: Routes in California to connect with the routes near the 32nd. and 35th. parallels. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Topographical Maps . . . to Illustrate the Various Reports . . . (Washington, 1859) LC Railroad maps, 148 Description derived ...

    • Contributor: Williamson, R. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Railway map of Nebraska issued by State Board of Transportation 1889.

    Railway map of Nebraska issued by State Board of Transportati...

    Scale 1:1,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 250 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, township and county boundaries, cities & towns, and the railroad network with names of lines and distances between stations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 42 x 76 cm.

    • Contributor: Alt, W. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1889
  • Map showing the route of the Chicago and Canada Southern Railway and its connecting lines.

    Map showing the route of the Chicago and Canada Southern Rail...

    Scale 1:2,217,600. LC Railroad maps, 368 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern and midwestern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, 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. 1 map : hand col. ; 47 x 98 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • Map of the Cincinnati Southern Railway and connections ... Published for the Cincinnati Southern Railway.

    Map of the Cincinnati Southern Railway and connections ... Pu...

    Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 382 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the eastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, and the railroad network with heavy red and black lines for the main lines. Distances shown by 100-mile concentric circles centered on Cincinnati. Inset: Map showing the connection of the Cincinnati Southern Railway with the Gulf ...

    • Contributor: Mendenhall, Edward
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1879
  • Skeleton map showing the Rail Roads completed and in progress in the United States, and those projected through the Public Lands and their connection with the principal harbours on the Lakes and on the Seaboard; printed by order of the Senate of the United States the 9th: Sess: 31st Congress 1848-9.

    Skeleton map showing the Rail Roads completed and in progress...

    Scale ca. 1:3,400,000. LC Railroad maps, 13 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the eastern half of the United States indicating drainage, state boundaries, major cities, and constructed and contemplated railroads. The southern portion of map indicates proposed shipping routes to points in the West Indies and Middle America. This is one of the earliest small-scale government maps to show a railroad ...

    • Contributor: United States. Congress. Senate
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • Map of the proposed line of Rail Road connection between tide water Virginia and the Ohio River at Guyandotte, Parkersburg and Wheeling /

    Map of the proposed line of Rail Road connection between tide...

    Scale ca. 1:625,000. LC Railroad maps, 81 Description derived from published bibliography. Annotations added in pencil and colored inks to indicate "Railroads tending to Richmond, Norfolk Alexandria and Baltimore," and the "proposed extension of the Manassas Gap Railroad west . . . Sep. 1852." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 46 x 70 cm.

    • Contributor: Vaisz, W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Map showing the Burlington Cedar Rapids and Minnesota Railway and its connections.

    Map showing the Burlington Cedar Rapids and Minnesota Railway...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 355 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, administrative boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Consolidated June 30, 1868, from Cedar Rapids and Burlington and the Cedar Rapids and St. Paul. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1868
  • Map showing the location of the Chicago & Northwestern Railway with its branches & connections through Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Michigan.

    Map showing the location of the Chicago & Northwestern Railwa...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 369 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the midwestern states showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the completed, proposed, and under-construction railroads. Includes a table of distances. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 70 x 125 cm.

    • Contributor: Chicago & Northwestern Railway. Land Department
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Plan of the West-Philadelphia Rail-Road.

    Plan of the West-Philadelphia Rail-Road.

    Scale ca. 1:26,600. Hand colored. Relief shown by hachures. LC Railroad maps, 610 Map includes parts of Philadelphia and Montgomery counties. Indicates topography by hachures, drainage, roads, property owners, and part of the city street plan of Philadelphia. [From published bibliography]. Shows the "Columbia and Philadelphia Rail-Road located by Major John Wilson 1829." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Campbell, Henry R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1835
  • Real estate map of the Metropolitan Branch of the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company between Washington, D.C., and Rockville, Md., and adjacent land holdings : from latest official authorities & actual surveys /

    Real estate map of the Metropolitan Branch of the Baltimore a...

    Partial cadastral map showing owners' names and acreages of larger landholdings in districts adjacent to the B&O R.R. in Washington D.C. and Montgomery County (Md.). "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1890 by Francis R. Fava Jr. ... at Washington." Oriented with north toward the upper left. LC Railroad maps, 461 Shows drainage, park lands, streets, roads, railroads, some buildings, and ...

    • Contributor: Fava Naeff & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1890
  • Map of Long Island showing the Long Island Railroad and its leased lines.

    Map of Long Island showing the Long Island Railroad and its l...

    Scale ca. 1:400,000. LC Railroad maps, 447 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows all of New York City and Long Island. Indicates drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network. Chartered on April 24, 1834. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 19 x 52 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Map of the Milwaukee & Superior Rail Road and its connections.

    Map of the Milwaukee & Superior Rail Road and its connections.

    Scale ca. 1:1,625,000. LC Railroad maps, 466 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of Wisconsin and parts of Illinois and Michigan showing drainage, county boundaries, larger cities, and the railroad network. The main line is in red, and the Milwaukee and Chicago Railroad is in blue. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 42 x 29 cm.

    • Contributor: Nesbitt (Geo. F.) & Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • Map of the projected railway from Harrisburg to Pittsburg [sic], with proposed extension to Cleveland, Wooster, Sandusky, Toledo, Cincinnati; Michigan City, Chicago, Galena, Rock Island, St. Louis, &a; in connection with the public works of Pennsylvania, Ohio, Indiana and Illinois.

    Map of the projected railway from Harrisburg to Pittsburg [si...

    Scale ca. 1:2,500,000. Relief shown by hachures. LC Railroad maps, 426 Description derived from published bibliography. Covers area between Massachusetts and Virginia and west to the Mississippi River. Shows "finished" and "proposed" railroads. A mileage chart entitled "Rail Road Routes from Seaboard to the Interior" appears at lower right of map. Harrisburg to Pittsburgh Railroad is part of the Pennsylvania Railroad. See entry 517. ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1840
  • Map of the La Crosse and Milwaukee Rail Road and connections.

    Map of the La Crosse and Milwaukee Rail Road and connections.

    Scale ca. 1:2,150,000. LC Railroad maps, 440 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern and north-central United States indicating major drainage, larger cities, state boundaries, and the railroad network. Chartered April 2, 1852. Inset: [Enlarged map of central Wisconsin] 20 x 37 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 61 x 102 cm.

    • Contributor: Colton, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Railroad commissioner's map of Mississippi.

    Railroad commissioner's map of Mississippi.

    Scale ca. 1:1,150,000. LC also has an 1898 edition. LC Railroad maps, 243 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network with color coding. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 52 x 32 cm.

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888
  • Map of the Virginia Central Rail Road showing the connection between tide water Virginia, and the Ohio River at Big Sandy, Guyandotte and Point Pleasant; made by W. Vaisz Top. Eng.

    Map of the Virginia Central Rail Road showing the connection ...

    Scale ca. 1:1,250,000. Tables at lower left of map list "Counties bordering on the Central R. R. with their Population" and "Distances." LC Railroad maps, 601 Description derived from published bibliography. Copy 1: Route between Richmond, VA and Pt. Pleasant and Guyandotte, WV annotated by hand color. Map of Virginia and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, county boundaries, place names and "McAdamised" roads. ...

    • Contributor: Vaisz, W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • A correct map of a section of the United States showing the allignment [sic] of the Pittsburgh, Marion, and Chicago Railway between Chewton, Penna. and Marion, Ohio and connections.

    A correct map of a section of the United States showing the a...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 535 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of parts of Pennsylvania and Ohio showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and coal fields. Railroad network distinguished by color. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 44 x 97 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1887
  • Map of the Shenandoah Valley route via Luray Caverns, Natural Bridge & the Grottos. The Shenandoah Valley R.R. Norfolk & Western R.R. and East Tennessee, Virginia & Georgia System and their connections.

    Map of the Shenandoah Valley route via Luray Caverns, Natural...

    Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 560 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, and the railroad network with named lines. Heavy black lines emphasize the main lines. Timetable information on the verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 44 x 85 ...

    • Contributor: Matthews Northrup Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1890
  • G. Woolworth Colton's railroad map of Illinois.

    G. Woolworth Colton's railroad map of Illinois.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 204 Description derived from published bibliography. Township map showing place names, counties, and the railroad system. At bottom of the map appear statements about the economic conditions of the state and its railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 52 x 32 cm.

    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Galbraith's railway mail service maps, Iowa.

    Galbraith's railway mail service maps, Iowa.

    Scale not given. LC has another copy in 8 sheets. LC Railroad maps, 220 Description derived from published bibliography. One of eight large-scale pictorial maps of midwestern states showing routes and post offices of the Railway Mail Service. Designed by Chicago railway mail clerk Frank H. Galbraith to help employees of the Railway Mail Service quickly locate counties and post offices. The maps were ...

    • Contributor: Galbraith, Frank H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1897
  • The Santa Fé Route and connections, 1888.

    The Santa Fé Route and connections, 1888.

    Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 553 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the southwestern United States and northern Mexico showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, stations, Indian reservations, state boundaries, and the railroad network emphasizing the main line. Includes railroad names. Profiles in lower left of map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888
  • From the Humboldt Mountains to the Mud Lakes.

    From the Humboldt Mountains to the Mud Lakes.

    Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 41st Parallel. Map no. 3. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Topographical Maps ... to Illustrate the Various Reports ... (Washington, 1859) LC Railroad maps, 167 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Egloffstein, F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • [Outline map of the United States showing proposed railroad routes to the Pacific].

    [Outline map of the United States showing proposed railroad r...

    Scale ca. 1:7,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 22 Description derived from published bibliography. For a similar map see Carl I. Wheat's Mapping the Transmississippi West, v. 3 (San Francisco, Institute of Historical Cartography, 1957-63.) p. 193. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 54 x 82 cm.

    • Contributor: McAlpine, William J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of the route of the proposed New York & Erie Railroad, as surveyed in 1834, reduced from the plans as returned by Benjn. Wright, Civil Engineer, D. R. Harrison, sc.

    Map of the route of the proposed New York & Erie Railroad, as...

    Scale ca. 1:500,000. LC Railroad maps, 481 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows New York state from Westchester County to Lake Erie, and part of northern Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The line was chartered on April 24, 1832. See entry 404. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 59 x 113 cm.

    • Contributor: Wright, Benjamin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1834
  • Map of the state of Nebraska showing the lands of the Burlington & Missouri Riv. R.R. Co. in Nebraska.

    Map of the state of Nebraska showing the lands of the Burling...

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 353 Description derived from published bibliography. Land grant map showing drainage, cities and towns, townships, transportation network and main railroads in heavy lines. Note: "The Burlington & Missouri River R.R. Company of Nebraska own the alternate sections, in whole or in large part, in every township . . . within the areas North of the Platte, and South ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • Lloyd's new county map of the United States and Canadas showing battle fields, railroads, &c., compiled from the latest government surveys & other reliable & official sources, drawn and engraved by Schơnberg & Co., New York.

    Lloyd's new county map of the United States and Canadas showi...

    Scale ca. 1:2,500,000. Relief shown by hachures. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 47 LC Railroad maps, 47 Description derived from published bibliography. Indicates location and date of engagements, towns, railroads, state and county boundaries, and rivers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 97 x 132 cm.

    • Contributor: Schönberg & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Karte der verschiendenen Pacific Eisenbahnen und deren Verbindung mit anderen Bahnen; für die "N.Y. Handels Zeitung" gezeichne.

    Karte der verschiendenen Pacific Eisenbahnen und deren Verbin...

    Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. At top of map: "Beilage zur N.Y. Handels Zeitung." LC Railroad maps, 177a Description derived from published bibliography. Map of western United States showing drainage, relief by hachures, state and county boundaries, cities and towns, Indian and military reservations, roads, trails, the railroad network and the Pacific lines in heavy colors. Inset: [Eastern U.S.] 13 x 16 cm. Accompanied by "Exposé ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • Map of the Philadelphia, Wilmington, & Baltimore Railroad shewing [sic] its connections.

    Map of the Philadelphia, Wilmington, & Baltimore Railroad she...

    Scale ca. 1:350,000. LC Railroad maps, 530 Description derived from published bibliography. Sketch map showing the area between Philadelphia and Baltimore indicating drainage, cities and towns, roads, and railroads. Consolidated February 5, 1838. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 14 x 52 cm.

    • Contributor: Larkin, J. E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of the rail roads of New Jersey, and parts of adjoining states.

    Map of the rail roads of New Jersey, and parts of adjoining s...

    Scale 1:506,880. "Distances between stations in miles and tenths." LC has other editions dated 1870, 1872, and 1876. The 1876 edition is a gift of Mr. Howard Welsh of Summit, N.J., May 1972. LC Railroad maps, 256 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map showing drainage, counties, stations, and the railroad network in red. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Anderson, J. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1869
  • Map of the Rabun Gap Rail Road route showing its connection with other roads finished, in progress & contemplated.

    Map of the Rabun Gap Rail Road route showing its connection w...

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 542 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the southern United States showing the railroad network. The Rabun Gap system is shown in red. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 53 x 73 cm.

    • Contributor: Keenan, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of Long Island showing the Long Island Railroad.

    Map of Long Island showing the Long Island Railroad.

    Scale ca. 1:400,000. In upper right of map: Mileage of the Long Island R.R. LC has "Large version" c1886 which measures 39 x 107 cm. LC Railroad maps, 448 Description derived from published bibliography. Map showing drainage, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, roads, and railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 19 x ...

    • Contributor: Long Island Rail Road
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1884
  • Map of the Cleveland and Mahoning Rail Road and its connections, Edward Warner Chief Engineer, 1853.

    Map of the Cleveland and Mahoning Rail Road and its connectio...

    Scale ca. 1:2,050,000. LC Railroad maps, 384 Description derived from published bibliography. Sketch map of the north-central and middle Atlantic states showing the railroad network, major cities, rivers, and state boundaries. Tables of distances appear on both sides of title. Chartered on February 22, 1848. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 35 x 68 cm.

    • Contributor: Mueller, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of the routes examined and surveyed for the Winchester and Potomac Rail Road, State of Virginia, under the direction of Capt. J. D. Graham, U.S. Top. Eng., 1831 and 1832; surveyed by Lts. A. D. Mackay and E. French, 1st Arty., assistants in 1831, and Lts. E. French and J. F. Izard, assistants in 1832; drawn from the original plot by Lt. Humphreys, 2d Artillery.

    Map of the routes examined and surveyed for the Winchester an...

    Scale 1:63,360. From Documents Concerning Winchester and Potomac Railroad, 24th Congress, 2d session., House doc. 465, serial 331. "Submitted to the Bureau of Topographical Engineers, with reports dated March 31st & September 22d, 1832. James D. Graham, Captain, U.S. Topl. Engs." LC Railroad maps, 619 Description derived from published bibliography. Topographic map surveyed in strips along the railroad routes. Shows property owners and covers ...

    • Contributor: Humphreys, A. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1831
  • Map showing the location of the Charleston & Savannah R.R. May, 1856.

    Map showing the location of the Charleston & Savannah R.R. Ma...

    Scale 1:180,000. LC Railroad maps, 364 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the South Carolina tidewater area between Charleston and Savannah, Ga. "The red line represents the located line; the blue lines represent some of the principal experimental lines." Chartered December 20, 1853. Reorganized in 1866 as the Savannah and Charleston Railroad. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Walker, Evans & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • Bridgman's new rail road & township map of New York from the latest official & other authentic sources adapted for use in institutions of learning, business offices & libraries.

    Bridgman's new rail road & township map of New York from the ...

    Scale 1:320,000. LC Railroad maps, 271 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, post offices, county seats, cities and towns, county and township boundaries, railroads and canals. Includes list of counties and statistical data, and a view of the state capitol. Insets: Four maps of New York showing congressional districts, geology relief , and climate, each 26 x 24 cm. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Bridgman, E. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1896
  • A new and complete county map of all the rail roads in the United States & Canadas in operation & progress.

    A new and complete county map of all the rail roads in the Un...

    Scale 1:2,112,000. Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1857 by Wm. Perris. LC Railroad maps, 34 Description derived from published bibliography. Covers the eastern half of the United States. Shows drainage, county boundaries, and place names. Insets: Texas. 18 x 21 cm.--Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island. 16 x 19 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Schultz, John H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • Skeleton map of rail-roads between Cape Canso and St. Louis,

    Skeleton map of rail-roads between Cape Canso and St. Louis,

    Scale ca. 1:3,375,000. Shows railroads in operation or under construction and projected railroads in the northeastern United States and part of Canada.. LC Railroad maps, 79 Includes distance chart and insets "Map of rail roads in Massachusetts" and "Boston harbor & rail road termini." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 60 x 82 cm.

    • Contributor: Boston (Mass.). Engineering Department
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • Map showing the Norfolk, Wilmington & Charleston Railroad.

    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
  • Colton's map of the state of Indiana, compiled from the United States surveys & other authentic sources, exhibiting sections, fractional sections, railroads, canals &c.

    Colton's map of the state of Indiana, compiled from the Unite...

    Scale ca. 1:500,000. LC Railroad maps, 212 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, canals and railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 102 x 74 cm.

    • Contributor: Colton, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • Colton's intermediate railroad map of the United States.

    Colton's intermediate railroad map of the United States.

    Scale 1:2,217,600; 35 miles = 1 in. Relief shown by hachures. LC Railroad maps, 60 Detailed map of the continental United States and part of Canada indicating drainage, international, state and county boundaries, cities and towns, railroads, with names along each line. Railroads under construction are indicated by dashed lines. [From published bibliography] Inset: Mexico. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Map showing the completed lines of the Milwaukee and Saint Paul Railway Company.

    Map showing the completed lines of the Milwaukee and Saint Pa...

    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 of Michigan showing the Toledo, Ann Arbor, & North Michigan Railway and connecting lines.

    Map of Michigan showing the Toledo, Ann Arbor, & North Michig...

    Scale 1:950,400. LC Railroad maps, 583 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, and the railroad lines in red. Includes descriptive text on traffic connections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 61 x 45 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1886
  • Map showing the location of the Galena & Chicago Union Railroad with its branches & connections in Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota.

    Map showing the location of the Galena & Chicago Union Railro...

    Scale ca. 1:1,250,000. LC Railroad maps, 414 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the midwestern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Chartered January 16, 1836, constructed in 1853. Consolidated into the Chicago and Northwestern Railway, 1864. See entries 369 and 370. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of the Richmond & Danville Railroad system in Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Georgia, Tennessee, Alabama, Mississippi, Arkansas, & Texas.

    Map of the Richmond & Danville Railroad system in Virginia, N...

    Scale 1:2,217,600. LC also has 1882 and 1883 editions, 51 x. 57 cm., without railroad names, and an 1884 enlarged edition, 4 sheets each 52 x 83 cm., with names of lines and townships. LC Railroad maps, 544 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of southern United States showing drainage, coal regions, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network in red, with names ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Pennsylvania.

    Pennsylvania.

    Scale ca. 1:5,600,000. LC Railroad maps, 290 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows roads, canals, railroads, and proposed railroads. Counties are distinguished by color. Main mountain ridges are shown by hachures. Earliest general map of the state to show railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 33 x 47 cm.

    • Contributor: Finley, A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1829
  • Northern Pacific Railroad Co.--completed road, September 5th, 1882.

    Northern Pacific Railroad Co.--completed road, September 5th,...

    Scale ca. 1:3,900,000. "The gap, now under construction, between the Eastern and Western Divisions, is about 485 miles, and will be completed during the summer of 1883, making a through line from the Great Lakes to the Pacific Ocean." LC Railroad maps, 500 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northern and western United States showing relief by hahures, drainage, cities and towns. ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • New railway map and guide of New York, Pennsylvania and New Jersey with parts of adjoining states and Canada, 1881.

    New railway map and guide of New York, Pennsylvania and New J...

    Scale ca. 1:675,000. LC Railroad maps, 94 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and county boundaries. Indicates names of railroad lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 4 sheets, each 63 x 56 cm.

    • Contributor: Barrington, W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, Connecticut and Lower Canada, 1860.

    Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, C...

    Scale ca. 1:900,000. At head of title: G. Woolworth Colton's series of railroad maps, No 2. "Printed for the History of the Railroads of the United States by H. V. Poor." LC also has 1861 edition. LC Railroad maps, 111 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows state, county, and township boundaries and indicates mileage between stations. Inset: The eastern portion of Massachusetts on an ...

    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • Map of the rail road surveys between Hillsborough & Chillicothe. Executed in February, March & April 1851 under the direction of B. H. Latrobe, civil engineer,

    Map of the rail road surveys between Hillsborough & Chillicot...

    Scale 1:63,360; 1 mile to the in. LC Railroad maps, 278 Map of part of Ohio indicating the located and explored railroad lines along the Milford and Chillicothe Turnpike. Shows "Air Lines computed by C. D. Jaques Esqr. C. E. from Hillsborough to Chillicothe." [From published bibliography] Shows "Located railroad lines" and "Explored lines." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Morris, Ellwood
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • New railroad map of the middle states including New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Ohio and Canada; drawn, engraved & published by G. Woolworth Colton.

    New railroad map of the middle states including New York, New...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. At head of title: "G. Woolworth Colton's series of railroad maps, no 3. " LC also has 1863 edition. LC Railroad maps, 91 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows state, county, and township boundaries and indicates mileage between stations. Insets: [Vicinity of Philadelphia] 10 x 14 cm.--[Vicinity of New York] 18 x 12 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Boston & Maine Railroad and connections.

    Boston & Maine Railroad and connections.

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 347 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of New England and part of Canada showing relief by hachures, major drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, and the railroad network with main lines emphasized. Insets: St Andrews N.B. ... 12 x 10 cm.--White Mountain Region. 17 x 14 cm.--Mount Desert Island and vicinity. 18 x 18 cm. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1898
  • Map showing the line of the Connecticut & Western Railroad and its connections.

    Map showing the line of the Connecticut & Western Railroad an...

    Scale ca. 1:1,750,000. LC Railroad maps, 390 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of New England and vicinity showing drainage, cities and towns, 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. map 35 x 70 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Maps showing the Toledo, Cincinnati, & St. Louis Railroad and its connections, 1881.

    Maps showing the Toledo, Cincinnati, & St. Louis Railroad and...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. Inset: United States and Mexico, 27 x 30 cm. LC Railroad maps, 584 Description derived from published bibliography. Midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, coal in Illinois, Indiana, and Ohio. Includes the railroad system with emphasis on the main line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map, 63 x ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map of the Great Central Route and its connections, the most central, attractive, direct and reliable thoroughfare between the eastern and western states.

    Map of the Great Central Route and its connections, the most ...

    Scale ca. 1:3,250,000. Entered according to act of Congress, in the year 1856. LC Railroad maps, 421 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the north-central and northeastern states indicating larger cities, county boundaries, and railroad network emphasizing the Michigan Central Railroad and the Great Western Railway. At right of map: "Statistics of suspension bridge." Inset: [View of] Mammoth suspension bridge over Niagara ...

    • Contributor: Noble, C. E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • Cram's township and rail road map of Arkansas.

    Cram's township and rail road map of Arkansas.

    Scale 1:1,025,000. LC Railroad maps, 184 Description derived from published bibliography. Indexed township and county map showing relief by hachures, drainage, and cities and towns. Railroad lines are distinguished by color. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 41 x 57 cm.

    • Contributor: Cram, George Franklin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1895
  • A geographically correct county map of the states traversed by the Atchison Topeka and the Santa Fé Railroad and its connections.

    A geographically correct county map of the states traversed b...

    Scale ca. 1:2,750,000. LC Railroad maps, 321 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of the central United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, counties, cities and towns, roads, wagon trails, and the railroad network. This line was chartered by the state of Kansas in 1859; the first 75 miles of line were not completed until 1871. See also entry 553. Inset: At top ...

    • Contributor: Woodward, Tiernan, and Hale
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • Chicago Great Western Railway "Maple Leaf Route."

    Chicago Great Western Railway "Maple Leaf Route."

    Scale ca. 1:1,150,000. LC Railroad maps, 376 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the midwestern United States showing drainage, counties, cities and towns, railroad network with the main line in heavy black lines. Ticket and general information on the verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 69 x 69 cm.

    • Contributor: Poole Brothers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1897
  • Railroads in Michigan, with steamboat routes on the Great Lakes. Drawn and engraved for Doggett's railroad guide & gazetteer.

    Railroads in Michigan, with steamboat routes on the Great Lak...

    Scale ca. 1:3,500,000. Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1848. From Doggett's Railroad Guide (1848) LC Railroad maps, 237 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows main line from Detroit to Kalamazoo and from Munroe to Hillsdale. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 15 x 23 cm.

    • Contributor: Doggett, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • Map of the Seaboard Air Line and its principal connections north, south, east & west, 1896.

    Map of the Seaboard Air Line and its principal connections no...

    Scale not given. From Stanley G. Fowler's Farms and Farm Lands Along the Seaboard Air Line (Portsmouth, Va General Passenger Department, 1896) LC Railroad maps, 555 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of part of the eastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network emphasizing the main line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1896
  • [Sketch map of northeastern Florida showing the Florida Railroad and proposed connections] Jan. 1860.

    [Sketch map of northeastern Florida showing the Florida Railr...

    Scale 1:360,000. Most of title and several small unimportant sections of the map are missing. DLC LC Railroad maps, 407 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map 54 x 50 cm.

    • Contributor: Koerner, P. W. Oscar
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • Map of Peru and Indianapolis Rail Road with connections.

    Map of Peru and Indianapolis Rail Road with connections.

    Scale ca. 1:2,100,000. LC Railroad maps, 522 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map with colored state boundaries of the northeastern and north-central United States indicating larger cities. Shows "finished," "in progress of construction," and "contemplated" railroads. Chartered in 1846 with first section opened in 1851. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ima col. map 33 x 90 ...

    • Contributor: Leefe, George E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c.

    Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post of...

    Scale [ca. 1:650,000]. From his The American Atlas (London, J. Arrowsmith, 1839) LC Railroad maps, 70 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, canals, roads and railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 91 x 124 cm.

    • Contributor: Burr, David H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1839
  • Map showing the Consolidated Southern Railway, Kentucky Division--Eastern Kentucky R.R. Virginia Division--Norfolk & Cincinnati R.R. Tennessee & Carolina Division and its connections.

    Map showing the Consolidated Southern Railway, Kentucky Divis...

    Scale 1:2,217,600. LC Railroad maps, 391 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the southeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, the railroad network, and mineral deposits. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 40 x 53 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Maps showing Arkansas Central, the Helena & Corinth, and the Pine Bluff & Southwestern Railroads together forming the Texas & Northeastern Railway.

    Maps showing Arkansas Central, the Helena & Corinth, and the ...

    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
  • Watson's new rail-road and distance map of the United States and Canada, 1871; compiled from the latest official sources.

    Watson's new rail-road and distance map of the United States ...

    Scale ca. 1:2,300,000. "Special railroad maps to accompany reports &c., prepared at short notice, and in best style. Address Gaylord Watson, 16 Beckman Street, New York." Annotated in colored crayons to show "Voyage of duck-boat Centennial Republic" and "paper canoe Maria Theresa." LC Railroad maps, 52 Description derived from published bibliography. Eastern half of the United States showing drainage, cities and towns, counties, and ...

    • Contributor: Watson, Gaylord
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Map of the state of New-York showing its water and rail road lines. Jan 1855, by direction of John T. Clark State Engineer & Surveyor.

    Map of the state of New-York showing its water and rail road ...

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 261 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of New York and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, relief by hachures, county boundaries, cities and towns. Different colors indicate railroads in operation, in progress of construction, and proposed. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 51 x 66 cm.

    • Contributor: Vaughan, David
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Carte des États-unis d'Amérique.

    Carte des États-unis d'Amérique.

    Scale ca. 1:8,000,000. Relief shown by hachures. Shows existing and projected railroads. Hand colored showing "Voies de communication" in 5 colors. LC Railroad maps, 4 Sketch map of the eastern half of the United States showing major mountain ridges by hachures. Indicates canals, railroads and the "Route Nationale" between Cumberland, Md., and Vandalia, Ill. Shows projected railroads between Cumberland and Vandalia, between New Orleans ...

    • Contributor: Bouffard, L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1836
  • A map of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad and its principal connecting lines uniting all parts of the East & West.

    A map of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad and its principal conn...

    Scale ca. 1:8,5000,000 Cover title: Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, connecting all parts of the East with all parts of the West. LC Railroad maps, 338 Outline map of the eastern half of the United States to about the 95th Meridian. [From published bibliography] Accompanied by: Table of distances and epitome of the route by the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad and its chief connecting lines ...

    • Contributor: A. Hoen & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • Railroad map of Illinois prepared under the direction of, and presented by, Cicero J. Lindly, Chas. S. Rannells, and Jos. E. Bidwell, railroad and warehouse commissioners. April 1, 1898.

    Railroad map of Illinois prepared under the direction of, and...

    Scale ca. 1:900,000. LC Railroad maps, 207 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network coded by color. Inset: Map of Chicago showing railroad system. 34 x 20 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 78 x 48 cm.

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1898
  • New enlarged scale railroad and county map of Tennessee showing every railroad station and post office in the state, 1888.

    New enlarged scale railroad and county map of Tennessee showi...

    Scale ca. 1:580,000. LC Railroad maps, 303 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, counties, cities and towns, roads, and railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 56 x 138 cm.

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888
  • Maps showing the connections of the Little Rock and Fort Smith Railroad and its land grant.

    Maps showing the connections of the Little Rock and Fort Smit...

    Scale ca. 1:7,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 443 Description derived from published bibliography. Two maps on one sheet. Main map shows entire United States with its railroad system and emphasizes the main line. Secondary map shows land grants. Chartered in 1853 and opened in 1870. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 79 x 65 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • Railroad map of Indiana, by Col. Thomas A. Morris, Civil Engineer,

    Railroad map of Indiana, by Col. Thomas A. Morris, Civil Engi...

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 208 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows counties and county seats. A projected railroad is shown between Crawfordville and Bedford. Similar to 1852 edition but does not indicate the Whitewater Canal. Contains an index of 15 railroads keyed to the rail lines on the map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Morris, Thomas A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Correct map of the Burlington and Missouri River R.R., the Burlington Route and its connections.

    Correct map of the Burlington and Missouri River R.R., the Bu...

    Scale ca. 1:5,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 354 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state and county boundaries, and the named railroad network. "This is the great through car line and is universally conceded to be the finest equipped railroad in the World for all classes of travel." Inset: Around the World, across ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Map showing the lines of the Columbus, Chicago, and Indiana Central Railway, and their connections.

    Map showing the lines of the Columbus, Chicago, and Indiana C...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 389 Description derived from published bibliography. Township and county map of the middle Atlantic and midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, railroad stations, railroads, and distances between stations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 49 x 175 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1868
  • Map of New York City, Brooklyn, and vicinity, shewing [sic] suburban lines of Long Island Railroad and its connections.

    Map of New York City, Brooklyn, and vicinity, shewing [sic] s...

    Scale 1:58,000. LC Railroad maps, 449 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the five borough area of New York showing drainage, settlements, streets, roads, and railroads. "Manhattan (El.) R'y," "Long Island R.R.," "proposed Cable El. R'y," and connections are color coded. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 69 x 47 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1885
  • Colton's railroad & township map of the state of Ohio, drawn by George W. Colton, engraved by J M. Atwood.

    Colton's railroad & township map of the state of Ohio, drawn ...

    Scale ca. 1:750,000. LC also has 1856 and 1859 editions. LC Railroad maps, 279 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map showing drainage, railroads under construction and completed, canals, post roads, towns, townships, villages, post offices, and county boundaries. At right of map is a population "Census of the State of Ohio" by cities for 1840 and 1850. Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • Sketch showing the route of the New Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Rail Road, J. G. Gibbes, Chief Engr., lithographie [sic] agent D. Theuret, Exange Alley, Nr. 130.

    Sketch showing the route of the New Orleans, Opelousas & Grea...

    Scale 1:3,041,280. Relief shown by hachures. Across top of map: "Distance from New Orleans to the Pacific 1600 miles ". LC Railroad maps, 478 Description derived from published bibliography. Rough outline map of the southwestern United States showing major rivers and few important cities. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 45 x 75 cm.

    • Contributor: Okelomski, F. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Dedicated to the city of Philadelphia through the directors of the Pennsylvania Railroad Company; plan no. 2. exhibits the streets with the present railroads removed; the red lines show the proposed location of the different railroads entering the city ... 1857-58.

    Dedicated to the city of Philadelphia through the directors o...

    Scale ca. 1:40,000. LC Railroad maps, 294 Description derived from published bibliography. Street map of Philadelphia and vicinity showing proposed railroads. At lower right of map: "Directors for No. 2 of the Pennsylvania Railroad Company for 1859-60." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 50 x 44 cm.

    • Contributor: Hoxsie, S. K.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Map of the Williamsport and Elmira Railroad with its connections.

    Map of the Williamsport and Elmira Railroad with its connecti...

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. LC Railroad maps, 618 Description derived from published bibliography. The map covers parts of New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland. Indicates counties and major cities. Chartered on June 9, 1832. Opened to traffic in 1854. Name changed in 1860 to Elmira and Williamsport Railroad. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 83 x 100 ...

    • Contributor: P.S. Duval & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map exhibiting the route of communication between Philadelphia & Charleston /

    Map exhibiting the route of communication between Philadelphi...

    Scale [ca. 1:1,520,640]. LC Railroad maps, 69 Description derived from published bibliography. Three rail and canal route distances are tabulated and one steamboat route. The legend indicates "Rail Road route," "Canal route," and "Steamboat route." Shows coastal area between Philadelphia, Pa., and Charleston, S.C., indicating larger cities and rivers. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 36 ...

    • Contributor: McClellan, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1837
  • Map of rail road surveys from Worcester to Baldwinville & N.H. line.

    Map of rail road surveys from Worcester to Baldwinville & N.H...

    Scale ca. 1:180,000. LC Railroad maps, 233 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of northern half of Worcester County, Mass., showing drainage, cities, and townships. Shows beginning of survey north of Worcester and the survey for part of the Winchendon branch of the Fitchburg Railroad. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 44 x 40 cm.

    • Contributor: Bouvé, Elisha W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1845
  • Map showing the proposed rail roads from Boston to Burlington, from Hale's map of New England.

    Map showing the proposed rail roads from Boston to Burlington...

    Scale ca. 1:625,000. LC copy annotated in pencil. LC Railroad maps, 99 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of eastern New York, Vermont, New Hampshire, and northern Massachusetts showing four proposed railroad routes. A list of distances appear below the title. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 61 x 51 cm.

    • Contributor: J.H. Bufford & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1844
  • Map showing the Pittsburg [sic], Bradford, and Buffalo Railway and its connections, W. R. Bergholz, chief engineer, New York, Feb. 15, 1882.

    Map showing the Pittsburg [sic], Bradford, and Buffalo Railwa...

    Scale 1:950,400. LC has another edition "Designed by Thos. R. Sharp" with Alleghany & Clarion added to title. LC Railroad maps, 533 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of parts of western Pennsylvania and New York showing drainage, coal fields, iron ore areas, and fire clay areas, furnaces, and oil wells. Railroads are color coded. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Map of the Erie Railway and its connections.

    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
  • Map of Through Traffic Railway from the middle & southern anthracite coal fields of Pennsylvania to New York via Perth Amboy; Jesse L. Hawley under direction of R.A. Wilder.

    Map of Through Traffic Railway from the middle & southern ant...

    Scale ca. 1:350,000. LC Railroad maps, 580 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of eastern Pennsylvania and part of New Jersey showing relief by hachures, major drainage, major cities, and the connections of the many tributary railroads serving the coal regions. Railroads are named along the lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 60 ...

    • Contributor: Hawley, Jesse L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1868
  • Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean; ordered by Jeff' Davis, Secretary of War to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad route.

    Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississipp...

    Shows Indian tribal locations, military posts, and routes and dates of expeditions and surveys. LC also has 1868 edition. Scale 1:3,000,000. Published to accompany Lt. G. K. Warren's memoir to accompany the map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean and was included in the volume XI of the Pacific Railroad Reports; with this map the ...

    • Contributor: Warren, G. K.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Map of Terre Haute and Richmond Rail Road and connecting lines.

    Map of Terre Haute and Richmond Rail Road and connecting lines.

    Scale ca. 1:1,625,000. LC Railroad maps, 576 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the north-central and northeastern United States showing the rail network. Chartered in 1847. In 1865 name changed to the Terre Haute and Indianapolis Railroad. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 42 x 103 cm.

    • Contributor: Morris, Thomas A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of California to accompany printed agreement of S. O. Houghton as to the rights of the Southern Pacific R.R. Co. of Cal. to government lands under Acts of Congress passed July 27, 1866 and March 3, 1871 made before the committee of the judiciary of the Senate and Ho. of Reps. in May 1876.

    Map of California to accompany printed agreement of S. O. Hou...

    Scale 1:2,090,880. LC Railroad maps, 568 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of California, including Nevada. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, with major railroads distinguished by color. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 66 x 48 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876