• Map of the Manassas Gap Railroad and its extensions; September, 1855.

    Map of the Manassas Gap Railroad and its extensions; Septembe...

    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
  • 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 of the Pacific Rail Road and its branches in connection with the various systems of existing and unfinished rail roads from the Mississippi Valley to the Atlantic and Gulf coasts. A table ...

    • Contributor: Steiger, W. T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • Lloyd's new map of the United States, the Canadas and New Brunswick, from the latest surveys, showing every railroad & station finished to June 1863, and the Atlantic and Gulf coasts from the United States Superintendant's official reports of the Coast Survey by order of Congress.

    Lloyd's new map of the United States, the Canadas and New Bru...

    Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 50 LC Railroad maps, 46 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of eastern United States, showing roads, railroads, distances by rail, towns, state and county names, and boundaries. Areas shaded pink represent the "rebellious states" and the green areas represent "all the southern territory that we hold from the South, after four years' war up ...

    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map of the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy R.R.

    Map of the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy R.R.

    Scale ca. 1:1,750,000. LC Railroad maps, 373 Description derived from published bibliography. See entries, 356 and 357. Map of the north-central United States showing relief by hachures, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, wagon roads, and railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Incorporated February 12, 1849, as the Aurora Branch Railroad. Known popularly as the Burlington Route. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Heubach, Emil
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1879
  • Railroad map of Iowa.

    Railroad map of Iowa.

    Scale ca. 1:750,000. LC Railroad maps, 219 Description derived from published bibliography. Township and county map showing drainage, cities and towns. Railroads are distinguished by color and name. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 56 x 87 cm.

    • Contributor: Iowa. Railroad Commissioners
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map showing the line of the Cairo & Fulton Railroad and its connections.

    Map showing the line of the Cairo & Fulton Railroad and its c...

    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
  • Official map of Michigan, railroad, township and sectional, prepared under the direction of the commissioner of railroads.

    Official map of Michigan, railroad, township and sectional, p...

    Scale 1:633,600. LC also has 1889 edition. LC Railroad maps, 239 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed state map including drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network. Census information, with miles of line by county, at left margin of map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 110 x 103 cm.

    • Contributor: Cram & Stebbins
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1885
  • 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 April 2, 1852. Inset: [Enlarged map of central Wisconsin] 20 x 37 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 61 x 102 cm.

    • Contributor: Colton, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Map of Pennsylvania Railroad with its connections, showing the different routes, projected or constructed between the seaboard & the western states.

    Map of Pennsylvania Railroad with its connections, showing th...

    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
  • Indexed county and township pocket map and shippers guide of Nevada, accompanied by a new and origianl compilation and ready reference index, showing in detail the entire railroad network.

    Indexed county and township pocket map and shippers guide of ...

    Scale ca. 1:750,000. LC Railroad maps, 253 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, counties, township lines, Indian reservations, roads, and railroads with names. Title from cover. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 50 x 31 cm.

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1893
  • Map of the United States west of the Mississippi showing the routes to Pike's Peak, overland mail route to California and Pacific rail road surveys. To which are added the new state & territorial boundaires, the principal mail & rail road routes with all the arrangements & corrections made by Congress up to the date of its issue.

    Map of the United States west of the Mississippi showing the ...

    Scale ca. 1:5,000,000. Cover title: Map exhibiting the routes to Pike's Peak. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored. LC Railroad maps, 176 Detailed general map framed in decorative borders showing drainage, state boundaries, cities and towns, and the transportation and communication networks. An excellent example of a promotional map to encourage emigration. [From published bibliography] Accompanied by text. 7 p. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: McGowan, D.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Railroad map of Michigan prepared for the commissioner of railroads.

    Railroad map of Michigan prepared for the commissioner of rai...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 238 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, cities and towns, and railroads in color. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 59 x 42 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • Barringtons new and reliable railroad map and shippers & travellers guide of Pennsylvania, Engrd. by Ths. Leonhardt, showing the name of every city, town and village in the state, with nearest rail road station.

    Barringtons new and reliable railroad map and shippers & trav...

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 295 Description derived from published bibliography. Index of place names appears to either side and bottom of the map. A list of "Railroads Represented on this Map" appears below the index. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 117 x 105 cm.

    • Contributor: Duncan, Jacob M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • A map of the New England states, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island & Connecticut with the adjacent parts of New York & Lower Canada; compiled and published by Nathan Hale, Boston, 1826.

    A map of the New England states, Maine, New Hampshire, Vermon...

    Scale [ca. 1:525,000]. LC also has 1853 edition. LC Railroad maps, 103 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed county and township map indicating drainage, relief by hachures, cities and towns, roads, railroads, and railroad stations. Inset: Northern & eastern part of Maine and part of Lower Canada and New Brunswick. With corrections in 1849. 38 x 30 cm. Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Hale, Nathan
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1849
  • 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 relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, and the railroad network with named lines. The main line emphasized in heavy black. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Matthews Northrup Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • Union Pacific Rail Road, map of a portion of Nebraska Territory, showing surveys and location of lines by Peter A. Dey, C.E.

    Union Pacific Rail Road, map of a portion of Nebraska Territo...

    Scale 1:190,080. LC Railroad maps, 588 Description derived from published bibliography. Sectional map of part of Nebraska showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the survey lines. "Drawn by J.J. O'Brien." Incorporated in 1862 by Act of Congress providing for the construction of a continuous line from the Missouri River to the Pacific Ocean. The connection of the line with the Central ...

    • Contributor: Dey, Peter Anthony
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Map showing the completed lines of the Milwaukee and Saint Paul Railway Company.

    Map showing the completed lines of the Milwaukee and Saint Pa...

    Scale 1:3,800,000. LC Railroad maps, 465 Description derived from published bibliography. General map of the north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, and completed railroads in color. Inset: Mileage of completed lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 36 x 55 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • 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 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
  • Sherman & Smith's railroad, steam boat & stage route map of New England, New-York and Canada.

    Sherman & Smith's railroad, steam boat & stage route map of N...

    Scale [ca. 1:1,550,000]. LC Railroad maps, 106 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed township and county map showing place names and some indication of drainage and relief. Insets: 15 miles around Boston. 13 x 30 cm.--15 miles around New York. 14 x 14 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 56 x 69 cm.

    • Contributor: Smith, J. Calvin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of the proposed Northern Route for a railroad to the Pacific.

    Map of the proposed Northern Route for a railroad to the Paci...

    Scale ca. 1:6,750,000. Reproduced in Carl I. Wheat's Mapping the Transmississippi West, v. 3. (San Francisco, Institute of Historical Cartography, 1957-63), p. 193. LC Railroad maps, 24 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the United States showing drainage, state boundaries, major cities, and names of states, with state population figures. Western states show topography by hachures. Some major rail lines are shown ...

    • Contributor: Johnson, Edwin Ferry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of the country from Lake Superior to the Pacific Ocean. From the latest explorations and surveys to accompany the report of the New York Chamber of Commerce, April 1868.

    Map of the country from Lake Superior to the Pacific Ocean. F...

    Scale 1:2,100,000. "April 1868" belongs to "accompany the report of the New York Chamber of Commerce." LC also has another edition, scale 1:3,158,000 from the New York Chamber of Commerce report of a special commitee, March 26, 1868. LC Railroad maps, 177 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the western United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, military posts, railroads, ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • 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. Shows counties and county seats. A projected railroad is shown between Crawfordville and Gosport, and from Bloomington to Bedford. The "Easter Line of Coal Formation" is shown. Contains an index of 15 ...

    • Contributor: Morris, Thomas A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Map of Royal Land Company's railroad (narrow gauge) from their anthracite coal fields to deep water /

    Map of Royal Land Company's railroad (narrow gauge) from thei...

    Shows central Virginia from the Allegheny Mountains to the Chesapeake Bay. Relief shown by form lines. Pencil (some col.) on tracing paper, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) H267 LC Railroad maps, 549 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map 49 x 108 cm.

    • Contributor: Braxton, Carter M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • 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 main line is in red, and the Milwaukee and Chicago Railroad is in blue. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 42 x 29 cm.

    • Contributor: Nesbitt (Geo. F.) & Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • Map of the rail roads of New Jersey, and parts of adjoining states.

    Map of the rail roads of New Jersey, and parts of adjoining s...

    Scale 1:506,880. "Distances between stations in miles and tenths." LC has other editions dated 1870, 1872, and 1876. The 1876 edition is a gift of Mr. Howard Welsh of Summit, N.J., May 1972. LC Railroad maps, 256 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map showing drainage, counties, stations, and the railroad network in red. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Anderson, J. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1869
  • Map of United States military rail roads, showing the rail roads operated during the war from 1862-1866, as military lines; under the direction of Bvt. Brig. Gen D. C. McCallum, Director and General Manager.

    Map of United States military rail roads, showing the rail ro...

    Scale ca. 1:1,875,000. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 56.2 LC Railroad maps, 143 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the Southeast showing towns, forts, rivers, and state boundaries. Railroad gauge indicated by color. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 64 x 97 cm.

    • Contributor: Bien, Julius
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1866
  • Map of the Boston & Lowell R.R. system with its principal connections.

    Map of the Boston & Lowell R.R. system with its principal con...

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 346 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northern United States showing cities and towns and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. This line was chartered in 1830 and opened in 1835. In 1841 a second track was laid. Inset: [White Mountain district of the Boston & Lowell R.R.] 22 x 16 cm. Available ...

    • Contributor: Rand Avery Supply Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1890
  • Indexed map of Oregon showing the railroads in the state and the express company doing business over each, also, counties, lakes & rivers.

    Indexed map of Oregon showing the railroads in the state and ...

    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
  • Coltons railroad map of part of the United States north of the 37th parallel embracing the country between the Atlantic Ocean and the 96th Meridian of longitude.

    Coltons railroad map of part of the United States north of th...

    Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 95 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of the northeastern United 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 2 sheets, each 72 x 96 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Map of the Lexington and Big Sandy Railroad showing the connections, 1853, J. B. Westbrook, Chief Engineer.

    Map of the Lexington and Big Sandy Railroad showing the conne...

    Scale ca. 1:1,700,000. LC Railroad maps, 442 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the middle Atlantic and midwestern states showing the railroad network in operation and under construction. Chartered in 1852 and opened to traffic in 1857. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 63 x 98 cm.

    • Contributor: Westbrook, J. B.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of the canals & rail roads of the United States, reduced from the large map of the U.S.; engraved by J. Knight.

    Map of the canals & rail roads of the United States, reduced ...

    Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. Entered according to act of Congress, the 16th day of June 1830. LC Railroad maps, 7 Description derived from published bibliography. General map of the eastern United States showing drainage, state boundaries, and place names. Railroads are annotated in brown, canals in blue. Includes cross sections of 4 canals. Inset: South part of Florida. 10 x 8 cm. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1840
  • Burlington Route.

    Burlington Route.

    Scale ca. 1:4,400,000. LC Railroad maps, 357 Description derived from published bibliography. See entries 373-375. Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state and county boundaries, time zones, and the railroad network with main lines emphasized. "This map is issued by the Passenger Department of the Chicago, Burlington &. Quincy Railroad. Copies will be mailed to any address ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • Map showing route of Norfolk & Petersburg Rail Road and its connections with Ohio & Mississippi Rivers, William Mahone, Chief Engineer, F. Bourquin & Co., Philada.

    Map showing route of Norfolk & Petersburg Rail Road and its c...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 491 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the eastern United States between the Chesapeake Bay and the Mississippi River. Shows drainage, place names and the railroad network. Chartered March 17, 1851. Line completed in 1858. consolidated in April 1871, forming part of the Atlantic, Mississippi, and Ohio Railroad. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Mahone, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Maps showing the Toledo, Cincinnati, & St. Louis Railroad and its connections, 1881.

    Maps showing the Toledo, Cincinnati, & St. Louis Railroad and...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. Inset: United States and Mexico, 27 x 30 cm. LC Railroad maps, 584 Description derived from published bibliography. Midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, coal in Illinois, Indiana, and Ohio. Includes the railroad system with emphasis on the main line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map, 63 x ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map showing the Norfolk, Wilmington & Charleston Railroad.

    Map showing the Norfolk, Wilmington & Charleston Railroad.

    Scale 1:267,000. LC Railroad maps, 493 Description derived from published bibliography. Eastern states from Philadelphia to Charleston, S.C., showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroads with lines named and the main line emphasized. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 70 x 45 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1891
  • The Santa Fé route Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fé R.R. 3 lines between the Missouri River and the Pacific coast to the city of Mexico via the A.T.&S. and Mexican Central R.R.

    The Santa Fé route Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fé R.R. 3 lines b...

    Scale ca. 1:2,700,000. Title from verso. LC Railroad maps, 323 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the western United States from Kansas City to the Pacific showing relief by shading, drainage, state boundaries, military and Indian reservations, railroads with main lines in heavy black; lists stage connections on each side of map. Insets: Map of the Atchison Topeka & Santa Fé Railroad System. ...

    • Contributor: Poole Brothers
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1884
  • Indexed map of Arizona showing the stage lines, counties, lakes & rivers.

    Indexed map of Arizona showing the stage lines, counties, lak...

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. Title from cover. LC Railroad maps, 181 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows relief by hachures, cities and towns, roads and trails, proposed mail route, and proposed railroad lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 49 x 31 cm.

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • A map, of the principal canal and rail road improvments [sic], which will connect with the Balt. & Susqa. Rail Road at York; drawn by G. F. de la Roche. C. Engr.

    A map, of the principal canal and rail road improvments [sic]...

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 341 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map covering New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, and Ohio; shows drainage, canals, important cities, and railroad connections, chartered in 1828, opened to York in 1838. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 40 x 40 cm.

    • Contributor: De La Roche, G. F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1835
  • Notes --                        Railroad Maps, 1828-1900

    Notes -- Railroad Maps, 1828-1900

    Henry Varnum Poor, Manual of the Railroads of the United States for 1870-71 (New York: H.V. & H.W. Poor, 1870), p. xxviii. James A. Ward, J. Edgar Thomson: Master of the Pennsylvania (Westport: Greenwood Press, 1980), p. 11. Daniel J. Boorstin, The Americans: The Democratic Experience (New York: Random House, 1965), p. 18. Thurman W. Van Metre, Transportation in the United States (Brooklyn: Foundation ...

  • Map showing the principal rail road in the middle & adjoining states, in operation & in progress.

    Map showing the principal rail road in the middle & adjoining...

    Scale ca. 1:1,850,000. LC Railroad maps, 83 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the north-central and middle Atlantic states showing cities, the railroad network, and the coal region boundaries. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 46 x 82 cm.

    • Contributor: Veeder, N.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • Map of Chicago & Rock Island, Peoria and Bureau Valley, and Mississippi & Missouri railroads; with their connections to New York.

    Map of Chicago & Rock Island, Peoria and Bureau Valley, and M...

    Scale ca. 1:1,500,000. LC Railroad maps, 371 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the northeastern and north-central United States showing "railroads completed or in progress" and "railroads proposed & authorized unless named as 'projected.'" Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 42 x 144 cm.

    • Contributor: Leefe, George E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Map of the United States in part and Canada, showing all the canals, railroads, navigable rivers &c.

    Map of the United States in part and Canada, showing all the ...

    Scale ca. 1:1,500,000. LC also has 1853 edition. LC Railroad maps, 19 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the north-central and northeastern United States showing drainage, place names, state boundaries, canals, completed and "unfinished" railroads, stage roads, and steamboat routes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 134 x 84 cm.

    • Contributor: Disturnell, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • New rail road map of Ohio prepared by H. Sabine, Commissioner of Rail Roads & Telegraphs.

    New rail road map of Ohio prepared by H. Sabine, Commissioner...

    Scale ca. 1:760,000. LC also has 1883 edition. LC Railroad maps, 284 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, cities and towns, counties with population figures, and railroads with distances. Includes list of counties and towns. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 53 x 71 cm.

    • Contributor: Sabine, H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Complete railway map designed and engraved from the original maps, charts and schedules furnished by railway engineers, agents &c to accompany the American Railway Guide.

    Complete railway map designed and engraved from the original ...

    Scale [ca. 1:7,000,000]. Inset: Railway map of New England, together with sections of New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania on an enlarged scale. 23 x 23 cm. LC Railroad maps, 10 Description derived from published bibliography. To the right of the map is an advertisment stating "American Railway Guide for the United States. Published Monthly." Another edition, 184-, lacks title and advertisement. Additional edition, ...

    • Contributor: Dinsmore, Curran
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Disturnell's new map of the United States and Canada showing all the canals, rail roads, telegraph lines and principal stage routes.

    Disturnell's new map of the United States and Canada showing ...

    Scale ca. 1:4,000,000. Relief shown by hachures. LC Railroad maps, 17 Map of the eastern half of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, major cities and towns, canals, roads, telegraph lines, railroads, and unfinished railroads. [From published bibliography] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 55 x 69 cm.

    • Contributor: Burr, Henry A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • Karte der verschiendenen Pacific Eisenbahnen und deren Verbindung mit anderen Bahnen; für die "N.Y. Handels Zeitung" gezeichne.

    Karte der verschiendenen Pacific Eisenbahnen und deren Verbin...

    Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. At top of map: "Beilage zur N.Y. Handels Zeitung." LC Railroad maps, 177a Description derived from published bibliography. Map of western United States showing drainage, relief by hachures, state and county boundaries, cities and towns, Indian and military reservations, roads, trails, the railroad network and the Pacific lines in heavy colors. Inset: [Eastern U.S.] 13 x 16 cm. Accompanied by "Exposé ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • Map of the Pennsylvania, Reading, and Lehigh Valley Railroads, and their connections.

    Map of the Pennsylvania, Reading, and Lehigh Valley Railroads...

    Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 521 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the middle Atlantic states showing the three major lines in different colors. Indicates major drainage, cities and towns, and names the railroads along the lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 63 x 71 cm.

    • Contributor: Alter, R. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1884
  • Map of the rail-roads of the state of New York prepared under the direction of Silas Seymour, state engineer surveyor.

    Map of the rail-roads of the state of New York prepared under...

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 263 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 56 x 74 cm.

    • Contributor: Vaughan, David
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • A new map of South Carolina with its canals, roads & distances from place to place along the stage & steam boat routes.

    A new map of South Carolina with its canals, roads & distance...

    Scale ca. 1:1,400,000. Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1833, by H. S. Tanner. From his A New Universal Atlas . . . (Philadelphia, 1836). For a complete description of this atlas see P. L. Phillips' A List of Geographical Atlases in the Library of Congress (Washington, Govt. Print. Off., 1909) v. 1, no. 774. LC Railroad maps, 299 Description derived ...

    • Contributor: Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1836
  • A map showing the Atlantic Mississippi & Ohio R.R. and its connections from Norfolk to Cumberland Gap via Bristol.

    A map showing the Atlantic Mississippi & Ohio R.R. and its co...

    Scale ca. 1:3,168,000. LC Railroad maps, 331 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the eastern half of the United States shows drainage, counties, cities and towns, canals, railroads, and a table of railroad distances; see also entry 599. Inset: Plan showing the Atlantic Mississippi & Ohio R.R. as part of the Great Southern R.R. lines from the Atlantic to the Pacific. 17 x ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • Sketch of the states of Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island, and parts of New Hampshire & New York exhibiting the several rail road routes completed, constructing, chartered & contemplated; published by order of the Legislature of Massachusetts, 1846.

    Sketch of the states of Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode...

    Scale [ca. 1:700,000]. LC Railroad maps, 100 Description derived from published bibliography. General map showing drainage, cities, towns, state and county boundaries. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 46 x 52 cm.

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Archibald
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1846
  • From the valley of Green River to the Great Salt Lake.

    From the valley of Green River to the Great Salt Lake.

    Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 41st Parallel. 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, 165 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: Egloffstein, F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Railroad map of Illinois prepared under the direction of, and presented by, Cicero J. Lindly, Chas. S. Rannells, and Jos. E. Bidwell, railroad and warehouse commissioners. April 1, 1898.

    Railroad map of Illinois prepared under the direction of, and...

    Scale ca. 1:900,000. LC Railroad maps, 207 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network coded by color. Inset: Map of Chicago showing railroad system. 34 x 20 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 78 x 48 cm.

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1898
  • From the Pimas villages to Fort Fillmore : from explorations and surveys /

    From the Pimas villages to Fort Fillmore : from explorations ...

    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
  • A new map of the United States. Upon which are delineated its vast works of internal communication, routes across the continent &c. showing also Canada and the Island of Cuba,

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

    Scale ca. 1:4,250,000. Hand colored. LC Railroad maps, 18 Detailed general map of the eastern half of the United States indicating drainage, state boundaries, state and county capitals, cities and towns, common roads, the "Oregon Route," canals, and railroads. One of the earliest maps to indicate an operating railroad west of the Mississippi River, from St. Louis to Jefferson City. Topography is indicated by ...

    • Contributor: Williams, W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • 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 the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 23 x 18 cm.

    • Contributor: George K. Snow & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1849
  • Chicago to San Franciso via the Burlington Route.

    Chicago to San Franciso via the Burlington Route.

    Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 356 Description derived from published bibliography. See entries 373-375. Stylized, diagramatic strip map in three sections: Chicago to Omaha; Omaha; Omaha to Salt Lake and Ogden (via the Union Pacific); Ogden to San Francisco (via the Central Pacific) Contains profiles and elevation of lines, indicates geographic regions, industry and agriculture, mileage, stage connections, and railroads. "The above three ...

    • Contributor: H.R. Page & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1879
  • Maps showing the Florida Transit and Peninsula Rail Road and its connections.

    Maps showing the Florida Transit and Peninsula Rail Road and ...

    Scale 1:1,140,000 and 1:3,800,000. LC Railroad maps, 408 Description derived from published bibliography. Maps of southern United States. Main map covers Floria and vicinity and indicates drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, railroads, and the land grant in central Florida. General map shows connections to southern and Gulf states. List gives distances for lines in operation and under construction. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Maps showing the Norfolk, Albermarle & Atlantic Railroad and its connections.

    Maps showing the Norfolk, Albermarle & Atlantic Railroad and ...

    Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 489 Description derived from published bibliography. Main map shows southern tidewater Virginia and eastern North Carolina. Indicates drainage, cities and towns, counties, canals, and railroads in blue and red. Inset: [Norfolk and vicinity] 25 x 17. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 63 x 31 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1891
  • 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 by hachures, state boundaries, and cities & towns. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 42 x 90 cm.

    • Contributor: American Bank Note Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1899
  • 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 principal places in North and Central America." LC Railroad maps, 55 Detailed map of the continental United States and portions of Canada and Mexico indicating drainage, international and state boundaries, cities and ...

    • Contributor: Guernsey, Darius L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1874
  • Colton's railroad & township map of Arkansas complied from the U.S. Surveys and other authentic sources.

    Colton's railroad & township map of Arkansas complied from th...

    Scale ca. 1:750,000. Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1854 by J. H. Colton. LC also has an 1860 edition, published by Johnson & Browning, and an 1865 edition of the map. Description derived from published bibliography. Annotated in ink. DLC LC Railroad maps, 183 Detailed general map showing drainage, cities and towns, roads, railroads, and canals. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Shall, D. F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • New and correct map of the lines of the Northern Pacific Railroad and Oregon Railway & Navigation Co.

    New and correct map of the lines of the Northern Pacific Rail...

    Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. Signed in ms: "Wm H Brewer October 1883." An uncolored facsimile edition of this map was published by Rand McNally and Company in celebration of their centennial in 1956. Information missing from center of map due to trimming. DLC LC Railroad maps, 501 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of northern United States and part of Canada showing relief by hachures, ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Map of the canals & rail roads of the United States reduced from the large map of the U.S.

    Map of the canals & rail roads of the United States reduced f...

    Scale ca. 1:7,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 1 From the author's A brief description of the canals and railroads of the United States. Includes cross sections of 4 canals and inset "South part of Florida." One of the earliest general maps of the eastern United States showing railroads in operation. The working lines are in blue, proposed lines are in green. Canals are shown in ...

    • Contributor: Tanner, Henry Schenck
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1830
  • Indexed map of Rhode Island showing the railroads in the State, and the express company doing business over each, also counties, townships, lakes, rivers, islands, etc.

    Indexed map of Rhode Island showing the railroads in the Stat...

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Title from cover. LC Railroad maps, 298 Description derived from published bibliography. Railroads are named along the lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 33 x 24 cm.

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1875
  • The Transcontinental Railroad --                        Railroad Maps, 1828-1900

    The Transcontinental Railroad -- Railr...

    The possibility of railroads connecting the Atlantic and Pacific coasts was discussed in the Congress even before the treaty with England which settled the question of the Oregon boundary in 1846.[8] Chief promoter of a transcontinental railroad was Asa Whitney, a New York merchant active in the China trade who was obsessed with the idea of a railroad to the Pacific. In January 1845 ...

  • Map and profile of the Tejon Pass : from explorations and surveys /

    Map and profile of the Tejon Pass : from explorations and sur...

    Scale 1:60,000. 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 a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Topographical Maps . . . to Illustrate the Various Reports . . . (Washington, 1859) LC Railroad maps, 151 Description derived ...

    • Contributor: Williamson, R. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map showing the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fé Rail Road and its auxiliary roads in the state of Kansas.

    Map showing the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fé Rail Road and its...

    Scale 1:1,140,000. LC Railroad maps, 324 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows 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 41 x 60 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1886
  • Map of the Cleveland and Mahoning Rail Road and its connections, Edward Warner Chief Engineer, 1853.

    Map of the Cleveland and Mahoning Rail Road and its connectio...

    Scale ca. 1:2,050,000. LC Railroad maps, 384 Description derived from published bibliography. Sketch map of the north-central and middle Atlantic states showing the railroad network, major cities, rivers, and state boundaries. Tables of distances appear on both sides of title. Chartered on February 22, 1848. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 35 x 68 cm.

    • Contributor: Mueller, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of the central portion of the United States showing the lines of the proposed Pacific railroads.

    Map of the central portion of the United States showing the l...

    Scale ca. 1:6,500,000. LC Railroad maps, 15 Description derived from published bibliography. Strip map of the United States between 36 degrees and 47 degrees north latitude. Shows drainage, relief by hachures, state boundaries, place names, and some trails in the western half of the map. Indicates the proposed lines for the western, central, and eastern divisions of the Union Pacific Railroad. Available also through ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • 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 on both sides and bottom of the map. Insets: Chicago. 20 x 12 cm.--St. Louis. 20 x 12 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Ensign, Bridgman & Fanning
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • Map showing the projected route of the Potomac and Ohio Railway.

    Map showing the projected route of the Potomac and Ohio Railway.

    Scale 1:2,217,600. LC Railroad maps, 540 Description derived from published bibliography. Middle Atlantic area showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, coal in West Virginia and the railroads with emphasis on the main line. Incorporated by the West Virginia legislature, 1867-68. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 44 x 100 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1874
  • Traveller's map of the middle, northern, eastern states and Canada showing all the railroad, steamboat, canal and principal stage routes.

    Traveller's map of the middle, northern, eastern states and C...

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. At bottom of map: List of "Canal, rail road & steamboat routes." LC also has editions of 1850 and 1856. LC Railroad maps, 12 Description derived from published bibliography. Map covers the northeastern portion of the United States. Inset: View of "Niagara River and surrounding country. Showing the proposed ship canal, rail roads, &c. Drawn by the late Capt. W.G. Williams, ...

    • Contributor: Disturnell, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1849
  • 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, the Northern Lakes, & Canada ... Scale ca. 1:1,200,000. LC Railroad maps, 529 Outline map of the northeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network. Chartered April 8, ...

    • Contributor: Kollner, Augustus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Complete map of the rail roads and water courses, in the United States & Canada.

    Complete map of the rail roads and water courses, in the Unit...

    Scale ca. 1:5,800,000. In lower margin of main map is printed "Entered, according to act of Congress, in the year 1859...." At the bottom edge below the inset neat lines is printed "Entered, according to act of Congress, in the year 1861...." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 14.33 LC Railroad maps, 44 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the eastern half of ...

    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map exhibiting that portion of the State of Pennsylvania traversed by the surveys for a continuous rail road from Harrisburg to Pittsburg made under the direction of Charles L. Schlatter, c.e. in the year 1839 and 1840.

    Map exhibiting that portion of the State of Pennsylvania trav...

    Scale 1:380,160; 6 miles to an in. Relief shown by hachures. Hand colored. LC Railroad maps, 291 Map shows drainage, county boundaries, cities, roads, and canals. Lines of surveys and railroads in operation are indicated by different colors. [From published bibliography] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 50 x 81 cm.

    • Contributor: Cramer, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1840
  • Railroad map of Pennsylvania Company showing the Pennsylvania Railroad, Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne and Chicago Railway, Pittsburgh, Cincinnati and St. Louis Railway, and their connecting eastern and western lines.

    Railroad map of Pennsylvania Company showing the Pennsylvania...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 518 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the middle Atlantic and midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network with names of lines and mileage between stations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 3 sheets, each 84 x 61 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Plan of railroads north and east of Boston, with the projected railroads from Danvers, Georgetown & Gloucester; showing the situation of the towns & villages, their distance from Boston & number of inhabitants.

    Plan of railroads north and east of Boston, with the projecte...

    Scale ca. 1:160,000. LC Railroad maps, 234 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map, oriented to the west, of the area north of Boston showing the rail network. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 37 x 45 cm.

    • Contributor: Lewis, Alonzo
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Cram's township and rail road map of Indiana.

    Cram's township and rail road map of Indiana.

    Scale ca. 1:850,000. LC Railroad maps, 213 Description derived from published bibliography. Indexed township and county map showing relief by hachures, drainage and cities and towns. Railroads are distinguished by color. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 57 x 41 cm.

    • Contributor: Cram, George Franklin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888
  • Denver and Rio Grande Railway System, 1886.

    Denver and Rio Grande Railway System, 1886.

    Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 400 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of Colorado and part of New Mexico showing relief by hachures and shading, drainage, cities and towns, counties, stage roads, and railroads with the main line emphasized. Inset: [U.S. southwest] 9 x 16 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 36 x ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1886
  • G. Woolworth Colton's railroad map of Illinois.

    G. Woolworth Colton's railroad map of Illinois.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 204 Description derived from published bibliography. Township map showing place names, counties, and the railroad system. At bottom of the map appear statements about the economic conditions of the state and its railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 52 x 32 cm.

    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Map of New York City, Brooklyn, and vicinity showing surface & elevated railroads in operation and proposed.

    Map of New York City, Brooklyn, and vicinity showing surface ...

    Scale ca. 1:30,000. LC Railroad maps, 268 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, parks, some buildings, names of property owners, streets, roads, and the railroads distinguished by line symbols. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 68 x 45 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1885
  • Maps showing the Atlantic & Pacific Railroad and leased lines.

    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
  • 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, and connecting lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 73 x 119 cm.

    • Contributor: Kollner, Augustus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of the Seaboard Air Line and its principal connections north, south, east & west, 1896.

    Map of the Seaboard Air Line and its principal connections no...

    Scale not given. From Stanley G. Fowler's Farms and Farm Lands Along the Seaboard Air Line (Portsmouth, Va General Passenger Department, 1896) LC Railroad maps, 555 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of part of the eastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network emphasizing the main line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1896
  • Map of Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut 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 Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Is...

    Scale [ca. 1:320,000]. From his The American Atlas (London, J. Arrowsmith, 1839) LC Railroad maps, 98 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, canals, road, and railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 124 x 91 cm.

    • Contributor: Burr, David H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1839
  • Map of the Pennsylvania Railroad and its connections.

    Map of the Pennsylvania Railroad and its connections.

    Scale ca. 1:7,000,000. Blue line print. Insets: Florida. 17 x 8 cm.--Mexico. 10 x 11 cm. LC Railroad maps, 519 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the United States showing major relief by hachures, drainage, and the railroad network with named lines and emphasis on the main line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 46 ...

    • Contributor: Patterson, S. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1889
  • Map of the Baltimore Division; Adams Express Company.

    Map of the Baltimore Division; Adams Express Company.

    Scale ca. 1:250,000. LC Railroad maps, 315 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the Middle Atlantic States showing drainage, cities and towns, and the major railroads. Note: "The heavy black lines show the railroads operated by the Baltimore Division." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 75 x 55 cm.

    • Contributor: Lang, John C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1885
  • 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 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
  • Indexed map of Colorado showing the railroads in the state, and the express company doing business over each, also counties and rivers.

    Indexed map of Colorado showing the railroads in the state, a...

    Scale ca.1:1,500,000. LC Railroad maps, 190 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, counties, cities and towns, roads, and the railroads with names along the lines. Title from cover. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 33 x 47 cm.

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1879
  • Map showing the Pittsburg [sic], Bradford, and Buffalo Railway and its connections, W. R. Bergholz, chief engineer, New York, Feb. 15, 1882.

    Map showing the Pittsburg [sic], Bradford, and Buffalo Railwa...

    Scale 1:950,400. LC has another edition "Designed by Thos. R. Sharp" with Alleghany & Clarion added to title. LC Railroad maps, 533 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of parts of western Pennsylvania and New York showing drainage, coal fields, iron ore areas, and fire clay areas, furnaces, and oil wells. Railroads are color coded. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Map showing the line of the Lake Erie and Louisville Railway and its connections.

    Map showing the line of the Lake Erie and Louisville Railway ...

    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
  • 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 Web site as a raster image. col. map 97 x 145 cm.

    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Early Twentieth Century --                        Railroad Maps, 1828-1900

    Early Twentieth Century -- Railroad Ma...

    Not all the commercial mapping ventures of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries represented large and diversified operations. Several interesting manuscript maps of the mid-western states portray routes of the "Railway Mail Service" and locate working post offices. These maps were designed by an enterprising Chicago railway mail clerk, Frank H. Galbraith in 1897. The maps were devised to serve as memory aids ...

  • A new and complete county map of all the rail roads in the United States & Canadas in operation & progress.

    A new and complete county map of all the rail roads in the Un...

    Scale 1:2,112,000. Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1857 by Wm. Perris. LC Railroad maps, 34 Description derived from published bibliography. Covers the eastern half of the United States. Shows drainage, county boundaries, and place names. Insets: Texas. 18 x 21 cm.--Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island. 16 x 19 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Schultz, John H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • New railway guide containing all the rail roads in Pennsylvania & N. Jersey with portions of New York, Ohio, Maryland & Virginia.

    New railway guide containing all the rail roads in Pennsylvan...

    Scale ca. 1:800,000. Signed in ink at right margin: Jacob M. Duncan. LC Railroad maps, 90 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, oil region, cities and towns, distances between stations, and county names and boundaries in red. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 67 x ...

    • Contributor: Barrington, W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map of the Chester, Iron Mountain & Western Railroad and its connections.

    Map of the Chester, Iron Mountain & Western Railroad and its ...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 367 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of Missouri, Illinois, and vicinity. Shows drainage, cities and towns, the railroad network, coalfields, and iron and lead mines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 53 x 72 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map of the Shore Line Rail Road route between New York and Boston, showing its rail road and steamboat connection with New York, New Haven, New London, Stonington, Providence, Newport, and Boston.

    Map of the Shore Line Rail Road route between New York and Bo...

    Scale ca. 1:420,000. "The Shore Line possesses the advantages over the interior lines to Boston of being free from dust with cool and pleasant sea breezes in summer, from the water, which it skirts all the way from New York to Providence, being equally certain in its connections and its time of arrival. For passengers to Newport, Providence, New Bedford, Taunton and places on ...

    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • Plan and profile of the Phil. W. & Balt. R.R., A.D. 1860.

    Plan and profile of the Phil. W. & Balt. R.R., A.D. 1860.

    Scale ca. 1:60,000. Across the bottom of the map is a profile of the ground from the Delaware River to the Baltimore Depot. LC Railroad maps, 531 Description derived from published bibliography. Strip map of a surveyed line, showing distances in feet, from Philadelphia to Baltimore. The map indicates portions of rivers and streams, the road pattern, and important towns. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Harness, Olney
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • Map of the railroads of Connecticut to accompany the report ... 1893. Prepared by S. D. Tilden, Hartford.

    Map of the railroads of Connecticut to accompany the report ....

    Scale 1:380,160. LC also has editions of 1877 and 1881. LC Railroad maps, 191 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of Connecticut and vicinity showing drainage, cities and towns, stations, and the railroad network in distinguishing colors. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 54 x 69 cm.

    • Contributor: Connecticut. Railroad Commissioners
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1893