• Map showing the route of the Duluth & Winnipeg Railroad and its connections.

    Scale 1:2,217,600. LC Railroad maps, 401 Description derived from published bibliography. Map shows the north-central states with drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network indicated. Emphasizes the main line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 53 x 84 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map showing the location of the Galena & Chicago Union Railroad with its branches & connections in Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota.

    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 Danville, Olney & Ohio River Railroad and its connections.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 395 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, coal fields in Illinois, 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 54 x 69 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • The Indiana, Bloomington and Western Railway System.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC also has a reduced edition of 1882. 22 x 50 cm. LC Railroad maps, 433 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the north-central United States 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 46 ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map of Illinois Central R.R.

    Scale ca. 1:2,700,000. At top of map in ms: "Recd with RR Co. Report June 30/92 (Actually rec. Oct. 14/92)." LC Railroad maps, 431 Description derived from published bibliography. U.S. central states from Great Lakes to Gulf of Mexico, showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, roads and railroads. Principal north-south line, chartered in 1850 and incorporated in 1851. 706 miles opened for ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • Map of the northwestern states. Shewing [sic] what proportion lies north of the parallel of South Bend of Lake Michigan. It will be seen at a glance, that the unbroken line of ...

    Scale ca. 1:2,700,000. LC Railroad maps, 116 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the north-central United States showing the canals and the railroad network and naming the Michigan Central and the Michigan Southern Railway. John B. Jervis was chief engineer on the Mohawk & Hudson Railroad in 1831. map ...

    • Contributor: Jervis, John B.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • 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 showing the Jacksonville North Western and South Eastern Railway and its connections.

    Scale 1:1,050,000. LC Railroad maps, 438 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of Illinois, Indiana, and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, stations, and the railroad network. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 59 x 64 cm.

    • Contributor: Watson, Gaylord
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map showing the line of the Toledo, Wabash, & Western Railway Company and its connections.

    Scale ca. 1:3,750,000. LC Railroad maps, 587 Description derived from published bibliography. General map of the midwestern states with drainage, cities and towns, and the railroads with emphasis on the main line. Includes an advertisement for bonds. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 22 x 28 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • 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
  • A map of a part of the southern & western states showing the contemplated route of the New Orleans & Ohio Railroad and the Central Railroad of Illinois, also the route of ...

    Scale ca. 1:15,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 474 Description derived from published bibliography. The map covers an area from Lake Michigan to the Mississippi delta, and from Columbus, Ohio, to Little Rock, Ark. It shows Ft. Massac and "Capitol City" in southern Illinois and northern Kentucky as sites selected by the U.S. for the "Western Armory," and the probable future site for the seat of ...

    • Contributor: McBean, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • D.B. Cooke & Co.'s great western railway guide exhibiting all stations and distances from each other.

    Scale ca. 1:1,250,000. "Middleton, Wallace & Co. Lithrs., Odd Fellows Hall, Cin. O." LC Railroad maps, 118 Outline map of the north-central states showing the railroad network in operation and in progress of construction. [From published bibliography] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 73 x 101 cm.

    • Contributor: D.B. Cooke & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Map showing the Jackson, Lansing & Saginaw Railroad and its connections.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 437 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the Great Lakes area 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 64 x 44 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • New & reliable rail road map, travellers edition, Western.

    Scale ca. 1:2,400,000. LC Railroad maps, 125 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the north-central United States showing the railroad network. Mileage information between stations by states and by railroad companies on the verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 44 x 59 cm.

    • Contributor: Sage (J.) & Sons
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map showing the position of Chicago in connection with the North West & the principal lines of rail roads, canals, navigable streams and lakes, together with the most important towns, and their ...

    Scale ca. 1:2,800,000. LC Railroad maps, 115 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the north-central United States, east of the Mississippi River, showing the railroad network. Inset: Illinois geological survey. Diagram of the state of Illinois. col. 20 x 12 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 43 x 64 cm.

    • Contributor: Mendel, Edward
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map showing the line of the Cairo & Fulton Railroad and its connections.

    Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 359 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the mid-central states and Texas showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Inset: Map of part of the United States and Mexico showing the north eastern & south western connections of the Cairo & Fulton R.R. 20 x 30 cm. ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Map showing the line of the Rockford, Rock Island, & Saint Louis R.R. and its connections.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC also has 1870 edition measuring 79 x 70 cm. LC Railroad maps, 548 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows midwestern states with drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Consolidated October 8, 1868. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map, 84 x ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1868
  • Map showing the line of the Lake Erie and Louisville Railway and its connections.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 441 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Consolidation of the Fremont, Lima, and Union and the Lake Erie and Pacific Railroads, February 4, 1865. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 55 ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • Map showing the Burlington Cedar Rapids and Minnesota Railway and its connections.

    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 Ohio Southern R.R. and its connections through the Cincinnati, Sandusky & Cleveland and Indiana, Bloomington & Western Railroads.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 505 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, and railroad network including proposed lines. Emphasizes main lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 46 x 80 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Indiana, Illinois, Missouri & Iowa with parts of adjoining states.

    Scale 1:1,267,200; 20 statute miles to an in. Hand colored. Shows railroads and indicates mileage between stations and state, county, and township boundaries. LC Railroad maps, 121 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 68 x 92 cm.

    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Colton's railroad & township map, western states compiled from the United States surveys.

    Scale ca. 1:1,530,000. Prime meridian: Washington. Relief shown by hachures. LC also has 1852, 1855, and 1857 editions. 1857 edition differs from the other maps in title location. Lacks "Cincinnati. O." under small view of the city. The map coverage has been shifted west by one degree of longitude. "J.P. Cox Sc." appears under the date in the title. LC Railroad maps, 147a Detailed ...

    • Contributor: Colton, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Chapman's rail road map of Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Missouri, Minnesota, & Wisconsin.

    Scale ca. 1:1,450,000. "Chas. Shober Lith. 109 Lake St. Chicago." LC Railroad maps, 122 Outline map showing the railroad network and stations along the rail lines. [From published bibliography] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 55 x 64 cm.

    • Contributor: Chapman, Silas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map of South Pacific Rail Road Co. of Missouri.

    Scale [ca. 1:2,500,000]. Note: "This company offers for sale one million acres of the best agricultural and mineral lands in the United States situated on the line of the road . . ." Removed from papers of Henry R. Schoolcraft DLC LC Railroad maps, 564 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of Arkansas and parts of Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas showing drainage, counties, ...

    • Contributor: August Gast & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • Maps showing the Danville, Urbana, Bloomington & Pekin Railroad and its connections.

    Scale 1:1,250,000 and ca. 1:7,500,000. LC Railroad maps, 396 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the midwestern states shows drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroads with emphasis on the main line and mileage between stations. General map shows transcontinental railroad connections. 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: 1869