• Map of the Iowa Central Air Line Rail Road and its connections.

    Scale ca. 1:1,550,000. Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1857. LC Railroad maps, 435 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed township map of the north-central states indicating drainage, cities and towns, townships, county boundaries, the road and railroad networks, and in blue overprint the connections with the Iowa Central line. Inset: [Map of the northern United States] 17 x 76 cm. ...

    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • Map showing the Grand Rapids & Indiana Railroad, and its connections.

    Scale ca. 1:4,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 418 Description derived from published bibliography. Advertising map covering Michigan and vicinity. Shows drainage, cities and towns, railroad land grant, and the railroad network emphasizing the main line. Information on bond sale by Winslow, Lanier & Co., N.Y., on the verso. Under construction by Continental Improvement Company, George W. Cass, President. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Railroad map showing the lands of the Standard Coal and Iron Co. situated in the Hocking Valley, Ohio, and their relation to the markets of the north and west.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 133 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of the north-central and Great Lakes region showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, coal fields, names of railroads, and the railroad network. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 69 x 94 cm.

    • 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
  • Colton's railroad and express map of the northwestern states showing countries, towns, railroads, station, distances, etc.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 130 Description derived from published bibliography. North-central states. Shows drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, stations, and the railroad network with distances. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 98 x 72 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • 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
  • New county and rail road map of the western states and valley of the Mississippi.

    Scale [ca. 1:2,400,000]. LC Railroad maps, 132 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the central United States showing in detail relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, and the railroad network with named lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 105 x 88 cm.

    • Contributor: Watson, Gaylord
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1874
  • 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
  • Map showing the location of the Chicago & Northwestern Railway with its branches & connections through Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Michigan.

    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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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 railroad and highway bridge over the Missouri River at St. Joseph, Mo. and the railroads connecting therewith.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 131 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of the midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 40 x 82 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • Colton's county & township rail road map of Ohio, Indiana, & Michigan, with parts of adjoining states & Canada; printed by Lang & Laing, 1859.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC also has "New edition with steamboat landings," dated 1870. LC Railroad maps, 123 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed township and county map of the midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 79 x 66 cm.

    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • Map of the Chicago and Southwestern Railway and the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad and their connections.

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

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1869
  • Map showing the line of the 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 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
  • 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 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
  • 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 location of lands belonging to the Iowa Rail Road Land Company Iowa Falls, and Sioux City R.R. Land Company Sioux City, and Pacific Land Company & Elkhorn Land Company, J. ...

    Scale Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1857 1:1,250,000. LC Railroad maps, 436 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the midwestern states showing drainage, township and counties, land grants, railroads with named lines. Includes geographical description and advertising. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 41 x 68 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • 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