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  • Map of the Virginia Central R.R. and its proposed connections.

    Map of the Virginia Central R.R. and its proposed connections.

    Scale ca. 1:3,250,000. LC Railroad maps, 600 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the eastern portion of the United States showing the proposed and completed railroad network, and indicating, in ...

    • Contributor: Ruggles, T. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Johnson's new railroad and township copper-plate map of Illinois, Iowa, & Missouri, from the latest and best authorities.

    Johnson's new railroad and township copper-plate map of Illin...

    Scale ca. 1:1,750,000. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1857. LC Railroad maps, 124 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed general map which includes drainage place names, roads, railroad, ...

    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map of the Philadelphia, Easton & Water Gap Rail Road.

    Map of the Philadelphia, Easton & Water Gap Rail Road.

    At end of title: Shewing its conections [sic] with other lines, & its importance in providing a direct communication between Philadelphia & the Lehigh, Delaware, Lackawanna, & Susquehanna Valleys, western New York, ...

    • Contributor: Kollner, Augustus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Map of a part of the State of Louisiana exhibiting the route of the New-Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Rail Road.

    Map of a part of the State of Louisiana exhibiting the route ...

    Scale ca. 1:550,000. Hand colored. LC Railroad maps, 477 Mississippi delta area shows drainage, sugar crop, parishes, major cities and towns, canals, and railroads with lines named and distances on the main ...

    • Contributor: Bayley, G. W. R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • The Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe railroad system, 1899.

    The Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe railroad system, 1899.

    Scale ca. 1:3,500,000. LC Railroad maps, 325 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the Western United States from Chicago to the Pacific coast, roads and railroads are named. Includes drainage, relief ...

    • Contributor: American Bank Note Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1899
  • Potomac, Fredericksburg, & Piedmont R.R. from Fredg., to O.C.H. 38 miles, by C. M. Braxton,

    Potomac, Fredericksburg, & Piedmont R.R. from Fredg., to O.C....

    Scale 1:48,000. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H266 LC Railroad maps, 541 Description derived from published bibliography. Sketch map of part of Virginia from Fredericksburg to Orange Court House. Shows relief ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • Plan and geological section of a rail-road route from Old Ferry Wharf, Chelsea to Beverly.

    Plan and geological section of a rail-road route from Old Fer...

    Scale ca. 1:16,300. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by hachures. LC Railroad maps, 232 Topographical strip map of part of Massachusetts showing relief by hachures, drainage, property owners ...

    • Contributor: Browne, D. Jasper
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1836
  • Railroad map of South Carolina by Jed. Hotchkiss, T.E., Stanton, Va.

    Railroad map of South Carolina by Jed. Hotchkiss, T.E., Stant...

    Scale ca. 1:1,250,000. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H264 LC Railroad maps, 300 Description derived from published bibliography. Pen-and-ink sketch showing drainage, counties, cities and towns, and the railroads with names ...

    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • General map of the Pennsylvania Railroad and its connections.

    General map of the Pennsylvania Railroad and its connections.

    Scale ca. 1:4,500,000. LC Railroad maps, 520 Description derived from published bibliography. Ticket information on the verso. Inset: [Map of Middle Atlantic region.] 23 x 25 cm. Map of the United States ...

    • Contributor: Allen, Lane & Scott
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1893
  • Map of railroad line commencing at a point on the West-Philadelphia R.R. 4 miles below its junction with the Columbia R.R. & terminating at the R.R. bridge at Gray's Ferry; showing it to be the easiest & most economical route for avoiding the inclined plans & approaching the city of Philadelphia; surveyed February, 1849.

    Map of railroad line commencing at a point on the West-Philad...

    Scale 1:9,600. Across bottom of map: "Profiles of ground." 6 x 56 cm. LC Railroad maps, 611 Description derived from published bibliography. The distance and cost of grading is tabulated at the ...

    • Contributor: Howell, Courtland D.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1849
  • Map of New York 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 New York exhibiting the post offices, post roads, cana...

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. From his The American Atlas (London, J. Arrowsmith, 1839) LC Railroad maps, 259 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, township and county boundaries, ...

    • Contributor: Burr, David H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1839
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Hawley, Jesse L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1868
  • A new and complete rail road map of the United States compiled from reliable sources by William Perris, C.E. & Surveyor, New York; presented by the Home Insurance Company.

    A new and complete rail road map of the United States compile...

    Scale ca. 1:4,500,000. LC Railroad maps, 35 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the eastern half of the United States showing cities, state boundaries, "finished railroads," and "railroads in progress." Available ...

    • Contributor: Perris, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Map of railways in New England and part of New York; engraved by D. C. Hitchcock for the Pathfinder Railway Guide.

    Map of railways in New England and part of New York; engraved...

    Scale [ca. 1:2,700,000]. LC Railroad maps, 101 Description derived from published bibliography. At top of map: "See paragraph headed Our Railway Map." On the verso: City of Boston. 18 x 14 cm. ...

    • Contributor: Snow & Wilder
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1847
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • Map showing the line of the Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad and its western and north western connections.

    Map showing the line of the Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad and...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC also has a colored edition dated 1866, and an 1867 edition measuring 46 x 88 cm. See entry 378. LC Railroad maps, 464 Description derived from published bibliography. Map ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Riviere des Lacs to the Rocky Mountains : from explorations and surveys /

    Riviere des Lacs to the Rocky Mountains : from explorations a...

    Scale 1:1,200,000. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Route near the 47th and 49th Parallels. Map no. 2. "Drawn by John Lambert. Topographer of the exploration, assisted by J. R. ...

    • Contributor: Lambert, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map showing the line of the Louisville, New Albany, and St. Louis Air Line Railroad and its connections.

    Map showing the line of the Louisville, New Albany, and St. L...

    Scale 1:2,217,600. LC Railroad maps, 451 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the middle Atlantic and central United States showing drainage, cities and towns, state and county boundaries, and the railroad ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • Township and railroad map of Minnesota published for the Legislative Manual, 1874.

    Township and railroad map of Minnesota published for the Legi...

    Scale ca. 1:700,000. LC Railroad maps, 241 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Reed, A. J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1874
  • A correct map of the United States showing the Union Pacific, the overland route and connections.

    A correct map of the United States showing the Union Pacific,...

    Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. Across top of map: Union Pacific the overland route. Insets: Sandwich Is. 9 x 12 cm.--Alaska 16 x 20 cm. LC Railroad maps, 597 Description derived from published bibliography. ...

    • Contributor: Knight, Leonard & Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Bouvé, Elisha W. - Bouvé, Elisha W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1845
  • Map of Nebraska showing the Union Pacific Railroad land grant.

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Parge, H. R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • The American Union railroad map of the United States, British possessions. West Indies, Mexico, and Central America.

    The American Union railroad map of the United States, British...

    Scale ca. 1:4,300,000. Prime meridian: Washington. Relief shown by hachures. Across top of map: "View From the Atlantic to the Pacific Ocean." Diagram of "Time and distance table between Washington and the ...

    • Contributor: Guernsey, Darius L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1874
  • Map showing the route of the Duluth & Winnipeg Railroad and its connections.

    Map showing the route of the Duluth & Winnipeg Railroad and i...

    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 ...

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

    Indiana, Illinois, Missouri & Iowa with parts of adjoining st...

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Maps showing the Boston Hoosac Tunnel and Western Railway with its eastern and western connections.

    Maps showing the Boston Hoosac Tunnel and Western Railway wit...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 351 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern United States showing drainage, counties, cities and towns, and the railroad network. Inset: Special map of the ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map of the New York Central and Hudson River Railroad and its principal connections.

    Map of the New York Central and Hudson River Railroad and its...

    Scale not given. Hand indicator across southern states points to "The only 4 track rail road in the world all laid with steel rails." LC Railroad maps, 486 Description derived from published ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • 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 the Mobile & Ohio Railroad representing the most central, direct and practicable route for a great national and commercial highway between the Gulf of Mexico and the Great Northern Lakes, and by various branches and intersections with other Railways connecting with all the principal cities of the United States.

    A map of a part of the southern & western states showing the ...

    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. ...

    • Contributor: McBean, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Rail road map of Pennsylvania published by the Department of Internal Affairs of Pennsylvania, 1895.

    Rail road map of Pennsylvania published by the Department of ...

    Scale 1:380,160. LC Railroad maps, 297 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad system distinguished by color. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Wall, J. Sutton
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1895
  • Map of the Rio Grande and Pecos Railway showing its connections with the Texas Mexican, Texas Mexican Short Line, Mexican National, Texas & St. Louis, and Denver & Rio Grande Narrow Gauge systems and also the International & Great Northern, Mexican Oriental Interoceanic & International, New York, Texas & Mexican and International & Mex. Standard Gauge roads.

    Map of the Rio Grande and Pecos Railway showing its connectio...

    Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 547 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the U.S. Southwest showing major drainage, cities and towns. Railroad lines are named and narrow gauge lines ...

    • Contributor: Rio Grande and Pecos Railway Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1898
  • Map of the Pennsylvania Rail Road, from Harrisburg to Pittsburg [sic] and of the Columbia & Lancaster & Harrisburg R.R.s from Philadelphia to Harrisburg. H. Haupt, Chf. Eng., J. P. & J. Lesley, Jr. Topographers, J. G. Shoemaker, engr.

    Map of the Pennsylvania Rail Road, from Harrisburg to Pittsbu...

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. From Guide for the Pennsylvania Railroad, with an Extensive Map... (Philadelphia, T.K. & P.G. Collins, 1855) LC Railroad maps, 517 Description derived from published bibliography. Topographic strip map of ...

    • Contributor: Haupt, H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • From Fort Smith to the Rio Grande : from explorations and surveys /

    From Fort Smith to the Rio Grande : from explorations and sur...

    Scale 1:950,400. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Route near the 35th Parallel. Map no. 1. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi ...

    • Contributor: Hoffman, J. D.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Railroad map of North Carolina, 1900, examined and authorized by the North Carolina corporation commission.

    Railroad map of North Carolina, 1900, examined and authorized...

    Scale 1:601,920. Printed on tracing cloth. LC Railroad maps, 274 Description derived from published bibliography. Includes relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network. In lower left: List of ...

    • Contributor: Brown, H. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1900
  • Colton's railroad & commercial map of the United States and Canada; compiled, engraved and published by G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. 1871.

    Colton's railroad & commercial map of the United States and C...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC also has 1870 edition. LC Railroad maps, 51 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of the United States east of the Mississippi River naming railroad lines showing cities ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Map of the proposed railroad trust companies of Massachusetts and their connections.

    Map of the proposed railroad trust companies of Massachusetts...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 93 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of northeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, mineral deposits, and the railroad network with color coding for Massachusetts ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Morris, Thomas A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Bridgman, E. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1896
  • Lloyd's map of the southern states showing all the railroads, their stations & distances, also the counties, towns, villages, harbors, rivers, and forts.

    Lloyd's map of the southern states showing all the railroads,...

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Hawaiian Government Survey; W. D. Alexander, Surveyor General, Oahu, Hawaiian Islands; map by C. J. Lyons, from trigonometic surveys by W. D. Alexander, C. J. Lyons, J. F. Brown, M. D. Monsarrat and Wm. Webster, finished map by Richd. Covington.

    Hawaiian Government Survey; W. D. Alexander, Surveyor General...

    Scale 1:60,000. Below title in red ink: The line of the Oahu Railway, Dec 31st, 1898. LC Railroad maps, 199 Description derived from published bibliography. Topographic map of Oahu showing relief by ...

    • Contributor: Lyons, C. J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Colton, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Map of passes in the Sierra Nevada from Walker's Pass to the Coast Range : from explorations and surveys /

    Map of passes in the Sierra Nevada from Walker's Pass to the ...

    Scale 1:240,000. 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 ...

    • Contributor: Williamson, R. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Parker's sectional & geological map of Iowa exhibiting her iron, lead, copper, coal and other geological resources and all rail roads completed in progress, and projected compiled from the U.S. surveys and personal reconnoisance. By Nathan H. Parker author of "Iowa As It Is" Clinton Io. 1856.

    Parker's sectional & geological map of Iowa exhibiting her ir...

    Scale 1:506,880. LC also has another edition by "A.M. Bailey draughtsman", 1856 which includes advertisements below inset and at left of title. LC Railroad maps, 218 Description derived from published bibliography. Names ...

    • Contributor: Parker, Nathan H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • New map of the Union Pacific Railway, the short, quick and safe line to all points west.

    New map of the Union Pacific Railway, the short, quick and sa...

    Scale ca. 1:4,000,000. Across top of map: Union Pacific Railway and connections. LC Railroad maps, 595 Description derived from published bibliography. County map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • A new map of the United States. Upon which are delineated its vast works of internal communication, routes across the continent &c.

    A new map of the United States. Upon which are delineated its...

    Scale ca. 1:4,500,000. LC Railroad maps, 21 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the eastern half of the United States and part of Canada showing drainage, state boundaries, cities and towns, ...

    • Contributor: Williams, W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • D.B. Cooke & Co.'s great western railway guide exhibiting all stations and distances from each other.

    D.B. Cooke & Co.'s great western railway guide exhibiting all...

    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 ...

    • Contributor: D.B. Cooke & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Corpus Christi and Rio Grande Railway Company, [map showing the proposed railroad between Laredo and Corpus Christi and its connections with Mexico].

    Corpus Christi and Rio Grande Railway Company, [map showing t...

    Scale ca. 1:2,200,000. From An Act to Incorporate the Corpus Christi and Rio Grande Railway Company and to Aid in the Construction of the Same. Passed May 24th, 1873 LC Railroad maps, ...

    • Contributor: Bien, Julius
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1874
  • Pennsylvania's great highway and its tributary lines.

    Pennsylvania's great highway and its tributary lines.

    Scale ca. 1:1,575,000. LC Railroad maps, 77 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern United States showing drainage, some relief by hachures, cities and towns, the Sunbury and Erie Railroad, ...

    • Contributor: Kollner, Augustus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of the Old Colony Rail Road with its branches & connecting roads, prepared under the direction of the Committee of Investigation, Jany. 1850, S. Dwight Eaton, Engr.

    Map of the Old Colony Rail Road with its branches & connectin...

    Scale ca. 1:150,000. LC Railroad maps, 506 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of eastern Massachusetts covering the area from Boston to Wood's Hole and west to Providence, R.I. Shows drainage, place ...

    • Contributor: Ferguson, W. E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Sectional map of the state of Illinois : especially exhibiting the exact boundaries of counties as established by law and the general topography of the state as towns, streams, lakes, ponds, bluffs, rail-roads, state-& common-roads & tc. also the main coal field, mineral districts, outcrops of coalbanks, mines & tc. /

    Sectional map of the state of Illinois : especially exhibitin...

    Scale 1:380,160. LC Railroad maps, 205 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, minerals, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, roads, and railroads. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Richter, Leopold
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of the Fremont and Indiana Rail Road and its connections, December 1858.

    Map of the Fremont and Indiana Rail Road and its connections,...

    Scale ca. 1:2,300,000. LC Railroad maps, 413 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern and north-central United States showing drainage, place names, state boundaries, and the completed and proposed railroad ...

    • Contributor: Medberry, S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Map showing the route and connections of the Memphis and New Orleans Railroad.

    Map showing the route and connections of the Memphis and New ...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 458 Description derived from published bibliography. Gulf states showing drainage, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network, with emphasis on the main line. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Map shewing the principal rail-road routes in the eastern, middle & western states, & exhibiting the New-York & Erie Rail-Road, with its branches and connections, completed or in progress.

    Map shewing the principal rail-road routes in the eastern, mi...

    Scale ca. 1:1,350,000. LC Railroad maps, 482 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the northeastern and north-central United States showing the railroad network. See entry 404. Available also through the ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Railway map shewing [sic] the connections between Muscatine, Iowa and the eastern cities.

    Railway map shewing [sic] the connections between Muscatine, ...

    Scale ca. 1:8,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 120 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the north-central United States showing the railroad network. Includes a historical description of Muscatine, Iowa. The map appears ...

    • Contributor: L.H. Bradford & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • Colton's railroad & township map, western states compiled from the United States surveys.

    Colton's railroad & township map, western states compiled fro...

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Colton, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of the rail roads of Pennsylvania and parts of adjoining states.

    Map of the rail roads of Pennsylvania and parts of adjoining ...

    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, ...

    • Contributor: Anderson, J. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Diagram of the United States of America, Mexico, the West India Islands and Isthmus of Darien; by W. T. Steiger, General Land Office.

    Diagram of the United States of America, Mexico, the West Ind...

    Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. LC copy imperfect; northeast portion of map missing. LC Railroad maps, 28 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the United States and Middle America showing proposed routes ...

    • Contributor: Steiger, W. T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • Rail road and county map of Illinois showing its internal improvements 1854.

    Rail road and county map of Illinois showing its internal imp...

    Scale ca. 1:1,200,000. LC Railroad maps, 202 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map indicating drainage, place names, roads and railroads. Text, including a list of Illinois railroads and their connections, appears ...

    • Contributor: Ensign, Bridgman & Fanning
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • Map of routes for a Pacific railroad, compiled to accompany the report of the Hon. Jefferson Davis, sec. of war.

    Map of routes for a Pacific railroad, compiled to accompany t...

    Scale 1:6,000,000. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored. "This is a hurried compilation of all the authentic surveys and is designed to exhibit the relations of the different routes to each other: ...

    • Contributor: Warren, G. K.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • Map showing the Port Royal Railroad and its connections.

    Map showing the Port Royal Railroad and its connections.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 537 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the southeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network. In 1871 ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • Map showing the Washington & St. Mary's Railroad and its proposed connections north, south, east and west.

    Map showing the Washington & St. Mary's Railroad and its prop...

    Scale 1:760,320. LC Railroad maps, 609 Description derived from published bibliography. Middle Atlantic states showing relief by hachures, drainage, counties, cities and towns, roads, and railroads with the main lines emphasized. Available ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1887
  • Map of the rail roads of the state of New York.

    Map of the rail roads of the state of New York.

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 266 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, canals, railroads in progress, proposed, and in operation. Shows connection with mineral areas ...

    • Contributor: Richmond, Van R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • Commissioners official railway map of Missouri. Completed to January 1st 1888. Copyright 1887 by R. T. Higgins.

    Commissioners official railway map of Missouri. Completed to ...

    Scale ca. 1:150,000. LC also has 1898 edition measuring 71 x 83 cm. LC Railroad maps, 245 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, names river valleys, indicates cities ...

    • Contributor: Higgins & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888
  • Map showing the Sodus Point & Southern Railroad and its connections.

    Map showing the Sodus Point & Southern Railroad and its conne...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. Inset: Great Lakes Region, 18 x 19 cm. LC Railroad maps, 562 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • Map showing the Norfolk & Western Railroad and its connections.

    Map showing the Norfolk & Western Railroad and its connections.

    Scale ca. 1:3,800,000. LC Railroad maps, 492 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the eastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, distance by 100-mile concentric circles centered on Roanoke, and ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1887
  • Map of the Wisconsin Central Line and connections.

    Map of the Wisconsin Central Line and connections.

    Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 620 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the western United States framed in border giving major stations along the route and a shippers guide. Shows ...

    • Contributor: Matthews Northrup Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • Hannibal & St. Joseph Railway & connections.

    Hannibal & St. Joseph Railway & connections.

    Scale not given. From Appletons' Illustrated Railway and Steam Navigation Guide (New York, 1863) LC Railroad maps, 425 Description derived from published bibliography. Small sketch map showing drainage and the major cities ...

    • Contributor: Thomas, G. F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map showing lines and connections of the Shenandoah Valley and Norfolk & Western Railways.

    Map showing lines and connections of the Shenandoah Valley an...

    Scale 1:3,800,000. At top of map: "Supplement to the Virginia's for May, 1881." LC Railroad maps, 559 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the eastern United States showing drainage, cities and ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map & profile of the Rutland & Burlington Railroad, Wm. B. Gilbert, Chief Engineer, Jany. 1st, 1848.

    Map & profile of the Rutland & Burlington Railroad, Wm. B. Gi...

    Scale 1:120,000. Inset: [Railroads between Montreal, Canada and Burlington, Vermont.] 20 x 40 cm. LC Railroad maps, 550 Description derived from published bibliography. Includes a table of distances from Boston to New ...

    • Contributor: Gilbert, William B.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • 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" ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1840
  • Cram's township and railroad map of Idaho.

    Cram's township and railroad map of Idaho.

    Scale 1:300,000. LC Railroad maps, 201 Description derived from published bibliography. Indexed township and county map showing relief by hachures, drainage, and cities and towns. Railroads are distinguised by color. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Cram, George Franklin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1896
  • Map and profiles showing the Baltimore and Ohio Rail Road with its branches and immediately tributary lines, 1858; compiled and drawn by L. Jacobi C.E. Baltimore.

    Map and profiles showing the Baltimore and Ohio Rail Road wit...

    Scale 1:380,160. LC Railroad maps, 337 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of part of the middle Atlantic region showing drainage, cities and towns, counties, canals, roads, and the railroad network, ...

    • Contributor: Jacobi, L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Wright, Benjamin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1834
  • Map of the United States of America to accompany Doggett's Rail Road Guide.

    Map of the United States of America to accompany Doggett's Ra...

    Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. "The working lines of railroad are shown in color." From Doggett's Railroad Guide [1847] LC Railroad maps, 9 Description derived from published bibliography. Inset: Map of Oregon, California &c. ...

    • Contributor: Doggett, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1847
  • A correct map of the United States of America showing the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fé R.R. and connections.

    A correct map of the United States of America showing the Atc...

    Scale ca. 1:8,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 63 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, stations, and the railroad network with the ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888
  • Map of railways in New England and part of New York; engraved by E. A. Teulon, expressly to accompany the Pathfinder Railway Guide.

    Map of railways in New England and part of New York; engraved...

    Scale [ca. 1:2,500,000]. LC Railroad maps, 104 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows railroads in operation and some proposed lines. Indicates state boundaries, cities and towns, and main drainage. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: George K. Snow & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1849
  • Map of Illinois Central R.R.

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • Map of the country embracing the various routes surveyed for the Western & Atlantic Rail Road of Georgia, under the direction of Lieut. Col. S. H. Long, Chief Engineer, 1837, U.S. Topographical Bureau M. H. Stansbury, Del.

    Map of the country embracing the various routes surveyed for ...

    Scale cal 1:325,000. From [Report of Thomas Stockton, Asst Engineer concerning Survey of said railroad, Oct. 25, 1837] Senate doc. 57, 25th Congress, 2nd sess., 1836-37. p. 38. serial 314. Accompanied by ...

    • Contributor: Cooper, J. F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1837
  • Map showing the different routes surveyed for the Union Pacific Rail Road between the Missouri River and the Platte Valley,

    Map showing the different routes surveyed for the Union Pacif...

    Scale 1:126,720. LC Railroad maps, 590 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of Nebraska showing relief by hachures, drainage, vegetation, roads, and railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Gillis, J. R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Railroad map of the state of New York to accompany the twelfth annual report of the Board of Railroad Commissioners of the State of New York, 1894.

    Railroad map of the state of New York to accompany the twelft...

    Scale not given. LC also has 1899 edition, for 17th annual report, c1900 by Colton, Ohman & Co. LC Railroad maps, 270 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, cities and towns, ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1894
  • 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.

    Map showing the line of the Alabama & Tennessee River Rail Ro...

    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 ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • State of Kansas, 1884; compiled from the official records of the General Land Office and other sources under supervision of G.P. Strum, Principal Draughtsman, photo lith & print by Julius Bien & Co. N.Y. 1884.

    State of Kansas, 1884; compiled from the official records of ...

    Scale 1:950,400. Annotated copy showing known and proposed railroad lines in blue and red ink and pencil. DLC LC Railroad maps, 222 Description derived from published bibliography. Township map showing drainage, cities ...

    • Contributor: United States. General Land Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1884
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Map of the Southern Express Company.

    Map of the Southern Express Company.

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 145 Outline railroad map of the southern states printed on heavy paper, indicating the railroad network, with stations and names of railroad companies along each line. ...

    • Contributor: Richardson, Alfred M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1884
  • Map of the Denver & Rio Grande Railway, showing its connections and extensions also the relative position of Denver and Pueblo to all the principal towns and mining regions of Colorado and New Mexico.

    Map of the Denver & Rio Grande Railway, showing its connectio...

    Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: "776 miles in operation. 691 miles under construction." LC Railroad maps, 399 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of Colorado and New Mexico showing major ...

    • Contributor: Eccles, S. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • State of Alabama. October. 2nd. 1866.

    State of Alabama. October. 2nd. 1866.

    Scale ca. 1:200,000. "The whole central region of this state is underlaid with iron ore, in vast beds. There are also coal measures of great thickness and extent. Lead ore is also ...

    • Contributor: United States. General Land Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1866
  • From Great Salt Lake to the Humboldt Mountains.

    From Great Salt Lake to the Humboldt Mountains.

    Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 41st Parallel. Map no. 2. Relief shown by hachures. LC copy missing data on left side of map. From U.S. War Department, Explorations ...

    • Contributor: Egloffstein, F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map of South Pacific Rail Road Co. of Missouri.

    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 . . ...

    • Contributor: August Gast & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • Map of the Virginia, Kentucky, and Ohio Railroad connecting the railroads of Virginia with the railroads of Kentucky on the shortest route east and west from the Mississippi Valley to the Atlantic Ocean.

    Map of the Virginia, Kentucky, and Ohio Railroad connecting t...

    Scale 1:760,320. LC Railroad maps, 603 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the middle Atlantic states showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network. Available also ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Hazard's rail road & military map of the southern states.

    Hazard's rail road & military map of the southern states.

    Scale ca. 1:1,880,000. Listed as "another copy" in R.W. Stephenson's Civil War Maps (Washington, Govt. print. off,. 1961), no. 44. LC Railroad maps, 142 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows location and ...

    • Contributor: Philadelphia Board of Trade. Committee on Inland Transportation
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • From San Francisco Bay to the northern boundary of California : from explorations and surveys /

    From San Francisco Bay to the northern boundary of California...

    Scale 1:760,320. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Routes in Oregon and California. Map no. 1. "Drawn by John Young." From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad ...

    • Contributor: Williamson, R. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • From the Rio Grande to the Pacific Ocean : from explorations and surveys /

    From the Rio Grande to the Pacific Ocean : from explorations ...

    Scale 1:950,400. At head of title: Route near the 35th Parallel. Map no. 2. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad route from the Mississippi ...

    • Contributor: Hoffman, J. D.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map exhibiting the fixed location of the main trunk of the New-Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Railroad of Louisiana, together with its proposed branches, connections and extensions in Louisiana, Arkansas & Texas; also its connecting steamship routes from Berwicks Bay to ports in the Gulf of Mexico, together with the advantages in point of directness & diminished distance to the Pacific Coast, New Orleans, La. January 24th, 1859.

    Map exhibiting the fixed location of the main trunk of the Ne...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 479 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the south-central states from Mississippi to the Rio Grande. Shows the "Wheat Region of Texas." Indicates completed, located ...

    • Contributor: Bayley, G. W. R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Plan showing the proposed entrance into Boston of the Fitchburg Rail Road.

    Plan showing the proposed entrance into Boston of the Fitchbu...

    Scale 1:24,000. At the upper right of the plan is the "Proposed Plan of Depot of Granite. Front View on Causeway Street." LC Railroad maps, 406 Description derived from published bibliography. Street ...

    • Contributor: Bouvé, Elisha W. - Bouvé, Elisha W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1840
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Nesbitt (Geo. F.) & Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • Map of the Iowa Central Air Line Rail Road and its connections.

    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 ...

    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Williamson, R. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Railroad map of Indiana.

    Railroad map of Indiana.

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. From John Brough, A. Brief History of the Madison and Indianapolis Rail-Road ... (New York, Van Norden & Amerman, 1852). LC Railroad maps, 210 Description derived from published bibliography. ...

    • Contributor: Morris, Thomas A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Proposed route for a rail road from Copper Harbor, to Fond Du Lac, Winnebego.

    Proposed route for a rail road from Copper Harbor, to Fond Du...

    Scale ca. 1:4,000,000. From Proceedings and Report of a Meeting held at Ontonagon, November 15, 1853, in Reference to a Rail Road from Lake Winnebago to Lake Superior. A. C. Davis, Secretary, ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • Correct map of Dakota compiled from United States and Territorial surveys Nov. 1, 1882.

    Correct map of Dakota compiled from United States and Territo...

    Scale 1:1,500,000. LC Railroad maps, 370 Description derived from published bibliography. "The large lines on the above map show the location of the Chicago & North-Western Railway, and its branches, the small ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Map of the rail roads, from Rome to Albany and Troy, by one of the engineers who assisted in contructing, prepared from actual survey.

    Map of the rail roads, from Rome to Albany and Troy, by one o...

    Scale ca. 1:180,000. LC Railroad maps, 260 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of the Mohawk Valley from Troy to Rome showing drainage, relief by hachures, towns, and villages. Accompanied by ...

    • Contributor: William, Levi
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1845
  • Map of the Baltimore and Ohio Rail Road with its branches and connections.

    Map of the Baltimore and Ohio Rail Road with its branches and...

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Elmer, Walter F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1878