• Explorations and surveys for a rail road route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Route near the 38th & 39th parallels.

    Scale 1:760,320; 12 miles to 1 in. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. 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, 160 LC Railroad maps, 161 LC Railroad maps, 162 LC Railroad maps, 163 Map no. 1. From ...

    • Contributor: Egloffstein, F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map of the rail roads of Pennsylvania and parts of adjoining states.

    Scale 1:506,880. "Prepared from official data by J. A. Anderson, Supt. of the Belvidere Delaware Rail Road." Business card attached to lower right corner reads: "With respects of J. A. Anderson, Lambertville, N.J." DLC LC has an 1873 edition which includes all of New Jersey. LC Railroad maps, 296 Description derived from published bibliography. Map shows drainage, counties, stations, and the railroad network in ...

    • Contributor: Anderson, J. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Indexed map of Oregon showing the railroads in the state and the express company doing business over each, also, counties, lakes & rivers.

    Scale ca. 1:950,000. Title from cover. LC Railroad maps, 289 Description derived from published bibliography. Railroads are named along the line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 31 x 48 cm.

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • Map of the Manassas Gap Railroad and its extensions; September, 1855.

    Scale 1:253,440. LC Railroad maps, 453 Description derived from published bibliography. Topographical map of part of northern Virginia showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, roads, and railroads with distances. Includes profiles. Chartered March 11, 1850. Opened in 1854 from Manassas Junction to Strasburg. Va. Consolidated June 1, 1867, with the Orange and Alexandria, forming the Orange, Alexandria, and Manassas Railroad. See ...

    • Contributor: Dwyer, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Skeleton map, showing the position and connections of the Michigan Southern Rail Road (from Toledo to Chicago) with the several great rail road routes to the Atlantic seaboard and New York City ...

    Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 462 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the northeastern United States showing railroads in operation, under construction, and under proposal. Chartered in 1846 and consolidated April 1855 with the Northern Indiana Railroad under the name Michigan Southern and Northern Indiana Railroad. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 22 ...

    • Contributor: Jervis, John B.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • 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
  • Correct map of the Burlington and Missouri River R.R., the Burlington Route and its connections.

    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
  • Colton's new railroad & county map of the United States and the Canadas &c.

    Scale ca. 1:3,250,000. LC also has 1862 edition. LC Railroad maps, 41 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed county map of the eastern half of the United States showing place names and the railroads. Inset: Colton's map of the United States showing the proposed railroad routes to the Pacific Ocean. 18 x 26 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Colton, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • Map of the Hannibal & St. Joseph Railroad and its connections published by the American Railway Review, New York.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1860. LC Railroad maps, 424 Description derived from published bibliography. Township map of northern Missouri and parts of Kansas and Illinois showing rivers, place names, railroads, and the land grant to the Hannibal & St. Joseph Railroad. Profile of the railroad is shown across bottom of map. Chartered in 1847 and completed in ...

    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • From San Francisco Bay to the Plains of Los Angeles : from explorations and surveys /

    Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Coast route, California Map no. 1. 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, 158 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Custer, H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Galbraith's railway mail service maps, Kansas.

    Scale not given. LC has another copy in 8 sheets. LC Railroad maps, 223 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
  • Map of the Baltimore and Ohio Rail Road with its branches and connections.

    Scale 1:2,534,400. LC Railroad maps, 340 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the Eastern U.S. showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, canals, named railroad network, and the B. & O. in heavy black lines, indicates cooperative connections, unfinished and proposed lines. Includes comparative distances to Baltimore and New York, length of finished lines, Ohio River bridges, and a list ...

    • Contributor: Elmer, Walter F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1878
  • Colton's railroad & township map of Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut.

    Scale ca. 1:550,000. Hand colored. "Printed by D. Mc.Lellan." LC Railroad maps, 108 Shows operating and proposed railroads. Detailed map indicating drainage, relief by hachures, county and township boundaries, and roads. [From published bibliography] Includes tables. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 61 x 71 cm.

    • Contributor: Colton, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • 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.

    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
  • Northern Pacific Railway 1900.

    Scale not given. From Fourth Annual Report of the Northern Pacific Railway company, for the Fiscal Year ending June 30, 1900. Signed in ms: "W. Lowery." LC Railroad maps, 502 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of northern United States from the Great Lakes to the Pacific Ocean showing reliief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, forest and timber, Indian and military reservations. Available ...

    • Contributor: L.L. Poates Engr'G Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1900
  • Lloyd's map of the southern states showing all the railroads, their stations & distances, also the counties, towns, villages, harbors, rivers, and forts.

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Signed in ms: "Millard Fillmore 1862." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 29 LC Railroad maps, 138 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 97 x 145 cm.

    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of the Portsmouth and Concord Railroad, shewing its connection with other railroads.

    Scale 1:190,080; 3 miles to an in. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. LC Railroad maps, 539 Map showing parts of Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Maine indicating county lines, cities, towns, and the railroad network. [From published bibliography] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 41 x 52 cm.

    • Contributor: Carter, T. J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1845
  • Delaware, prepared especially for the Mercantile Guide and Bureau Co. Publishers of Railway, express and postal shipping guides.

    Scale ca. 1:800,000. LC Railroad maps, 192 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map showing major drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network with names. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 22 x 14 cm.

    • Contributor: Matthews Northrup Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1899
  • Southern Mississippi and Alabama showing the approaches to Mobile.

    Scale 1:650,000. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 260.1 LC Railroad maps, 140 Description derived from published bibliography. Map includes part of west Florida and shows drainage, place names, roads, and railroads. "U.S. Coast Survey Office, A.D. Bache Supt. 1863." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 61 x 61 cm.

    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • From the Pimas villages to Fort Fillmore : from explorations and surveys /

    Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 32nd parallel of north latitude. Map no. 2. 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) "The Gila River, from the mouth of the valle del Sauz eastword, is ...

    • Contributor: Custer, H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • 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 ...

    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
  • Map of Pennsylvania Railroad with its connections, showing the different routes, projected or constructed between the seaboard & the western states.

    Scale ca. 1:1,450,000. Across bottom of map: "Profile of Pennsylvania Rail Road." LC Railroad maps, 516 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern and north-central States showing the existing and projected railroad network. Chartered April 13, 1846. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 58 x 142 cm.

    • Contributor: Friend & Aub
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • From the Red River to the Rio Grande

    Scale 1:950,400. At head of title: Route near the 32nd Parallel. Map and Profile no. 1. 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, 171 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Pope, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Cram's township and railroad map of Wyoming.

    Scale ca. 1:1,250,000. Title from cover. LC Railroad maps, 314 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, townships and counties, roads, and railroads distinguished by name and number. Includes index. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 41 x 56 cm.

    • Contributor: Cram, George Franklin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1895
  • Map showing the line of the Alabama & Tennessee River Rail Road and its proposed extensions; exhibiting also the contiguous mineral deposits and zone of production.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 316 Description derived from published bibliography. County and township map of Alabama and vicinity showing drainage, cities and towns, and main railroads in heavy lines. Chartered in 1848. Reorganized in 1866 under title of Selma, Rome, and Dalton Railroad. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 53 x 58 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867