• Map of Kansas and Nebraska.

    Scale 1:1,140,480. LC Railroad maps, 127 Description derived from published bibliography. Township map showing drainage, cities and towns, location of the land grant railroads and indicating the 10-, 20-, & 25-mile limits of grants. Shows land offices and the Surveyor General's office. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 59 x 73 cm.

    • Contributor: United States. General Land Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Map showing the N.E. & S.W. Alabama R.R. with its connections also the principal routes between New York and New Orleans.

    Scale ca. 1:5,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 494 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the eastern United states including Cuba and the Gulf of Mexico. Shows the railroad network and steamship routes. Indicates the railroad land grant and the coal and iron deposits in Alabama. Distances from Washington, D.C., to New Orleans, La. are shown below the title. Chartered in 1853 and 1854. ...

    • Contributor: Hoyer & Ludwig
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of the state of Texas showing the line and lands of the Texas and Pacific Railway reserved and donated by the State of Texas, 1873.

    Scale ca. 1:2,150,000. LC Railroad maps, 578 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows relief by hachures, drainages, cities and towns, counties, railroads, and the land grant. Inset: Map showing the Texas & Pacific Railway and its connections. 16 x 19 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 47 x 60 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • Map of land-grant and bond-aided railroads of the United States.

    Scale ca. 1:5,000,000. "Bond-aided roads shown by heavy black lines. Fifty per cent land grant roads shown by red lines. Free land grant roads shown by green lines. Connections shown by light black lines." LC Railroad maps, 65 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the United States showing major drainage, cities and towns, and military posts. Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: United States. Army. Quartermaster Corps
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • Map of the lands of the Memphis & Little Rock Railroad Company (as reorganized) 1878.

    Scale 1:190,100. Annotated in ms. "All the original maps & profiles were burned up several years ago. S. S. Gameto." LC Railroad maps, 457 Description derived from published bibliography. Map covers part of Arkansas between Memphis and Little Rock showing drainage, prairie lands, counties, cities and towns, township and county lines, county roads, and the railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Woodward, Tiernan, and Hale
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1878
  • Maps showing the connections of the Little Rock and Fort Smith Railroad and its land grant.

    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
  • Map of Nebraska showing the Union Pacific Railroad land grant.

    Scale ca. 1:1,300,000. LC Railroad maps, 593 Description derived from published bibliography. Township and county map showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroads of Nebraska. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 32 x 59 cm.

    • Contributor: Parge, H. R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • Map showing the new transcontinental route of the Atlantic & Pacific Railroad and its connections.

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

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Map of the state of Nebraska showing the lands of the Burlington & Missouri Riv. R.R. Co. in Nebraska.

    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
  • Map showing the location of the road and the land grant of the Atlantic and Pacific R.R. in Arizona ... in New Mexico.

    Scale 1:380,160. LC Railroad maps, 329 Description derived from published bibliography. Map showing portions of Arizona and New Mexico indicating land grants on either side of the right of way of the railroad. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the surveyed and unsurveyed townships, map was used in the sale or lease of land, also shows positions of private land grants. ...

    • Contributor: Atlantic and Pacific Railroad Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Maps showing the Atlantic & Pacific Railroad and leased lines.

    Scale ca. 1:150,000 and ca. 1:7,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 328 Description derived from published bibliography. Special map shows the main line and land grant in Missouri and includes iron and lead regions; general map covers United States showing the railroad network with the main lines distinguished by color; created by Act of Congress, July 27, 1866, with a land grant of 42 million acres; ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • Map of the United States and territories showing the extent of public surveys, Indian and military reservations, land grant R.R.; rail roads, canals, and other details

    Scale ca. 1:2,500,000. Relief shown by hachures. LC Railroad maps, 54 Detailed map of the continental United States showing drainage, state boundaries, cities and towns, canals, land grant railroads, completed railroads, railroads in progress of completion, and projected lines. Major lines are named along their routes. Indian and military reservation are shown; land offices and lighthouses are also indicated. [From published bibliography] Inset: Territory ...

    • Contributor: United States. General Land Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • 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