• Hillsborough & Cincinnati Railroad map extending from Jackson, Jackson Co. Ohio to Parkersburg, Va., as located in 1853 under the direction of Ellwood Morris, Chief Eng. N. E. Jones, S. Linton, Princ. Assist. Engrs.

    Hillsborough & Cincinnati Railroad map extending from Jackson...

    Scale 1:126,720. LC Railroad maps, 428 Description derived from published bibliography. Topographic strip map indicating drainage, relief by hachures, roads, houses, property owners names, and county names. This line was chartered in Ohio, March 2, 1846. It was purchased by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad in 1860. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 25 x 75 ...

    • Contributor: Jacobi, L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Centennial American Republic and railroad map of the United States and of the Dominion of Canada. Compiled from the latest official sources.

    Centennial American Republic and railroad map of the United S...

    Scale ca. 1:4,400,000. Hand colored. LC Railroad maps, 57 Shows drainage, cities and towns,and the railroad network with names of lines. Includes distance chart and view of "Main building centennial exhibition, Philadelphia, 1876." [From published bibliography] Includes illus., text, distance chart, and view of "Main building centennial exhibition, Philadelphia, 1876." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. ...

    • Contributor: Watson, Gaylord
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1875
  • 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 and towns, railroad stations, state and county boundaries. Insets: General map of the United States showing the railroad routes across the continent. 41 x 66 cm.--Map of the railroads of New England ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • 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 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 was chartered on April 24, 1832. See entry 404. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 59 x 113 cm.

    • Contributor: Wright, Benjamin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1834
  • Map of the railroads in the United States in operation and progress

    Map of the railroads in the United States in operation and pr...

    Scale ca. 1:2,200,000. Relief shown by hachures. LC U.S. railroad maps 25 Map of the eastern half of the United States showing boundaries, place names, and major drainage. [From published bibliography] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Insets: Map of Florida.--Map of Texas. map 100 x 108 cm.

    • Contributor: Andrews, Israel De Wolf
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Route of the Pacific and Atlantic Rail Road between San Francisco, & San Jose, as located by Wm. J. Lewis, Chief Engineer, in Sept. Oct. & Nov. 1851.

    Route of the Pacific and Atlantic Rail Road between San Franc...

    Scale ca. 1:120,000. LC Railroad maps, 510 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the coast between San Francisco and San Jose showing roads, property owners, streams, and relief by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 20 x 69 cm.

    • Contributor: Lewis, William J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • Map showing the Delaware and North River Railroad and its connections between Kingston, Port Jarvis and Stroudsburg.

    Map showing the Delaware and North River Railroad and its con...

    Scale ca. 1:1,250,000. LC Railroad maps, 397 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern states showing drainage, cities and towns, 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 44 x 54 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1890
  • A map of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad and its principal connecting lines uniting all parts of the East & West.

    A map of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad and its principal conn...

    Scale ca. 1:8,5000,000 Cover title: Baltimore and Ohio Railroad, connecting all parts of the East with all parts of the West. LC Railroad maps, 338 Outline map of the eastern half of the United States to about the 95th Meridian. [From published bibliography] Accompanied by: Table of distances and epitome of the route by the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad and its chief connecting lines ...

    • Contributor: A. Hoen & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • 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
  • Delaware, prepared especially for the Mercantile Guide and Bureau Co. Publishers of Railway, express and postal shipping guides.

    Delaware, prepared especially for the Mercantile Guide and Bu...

    Scale ca. 1:800,000. LC Railroad maps, 192 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map showing major drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network with names. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 22 x 14 cm.

    • Contributor: Matthews Northrup Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1899
  • 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 on the verso of letter stationery date lined "Muscatine, Iowa,--185." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 23 x 19 cm.

    • Contributor: L.H. Bradford & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • Map showing the proposed Tennessee, Alabama, and Georgia Railroad connecting and extending the Chattanooga Southern Railway, Marietta and North Georgia Railway, Knoxville, Cumberland Gap and Louisville Railroad, and Morristown and Cumberland Gap Railroad.

    Map showing the proposed Tennessee, Alabama, and Georgia Rail...

    Scale 1:1,275,000. LC Railroad maps, 574 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the southern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 70 x 102 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • Map of the Indian and Oklahoma territories, 1894; compiled from the official records of the General Land Office and other sources.

    Map of the Indian and Oklahoma territories, 1894; compiled fr...

    Scale 1:760,320. LC Railroad maps, 288 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, Indian areas, districts, treaty dates, roads and trails, and the named railroads. Includes index guide. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 62 x 82 cm.

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1894
  • 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
  • United States railway map, showing all the railways completed in progress and proposed in the United States & Canadas with their stations, distances & connections together with a map of routes for a Pacific railway carefully compiled from government surveys.

    United States railway map, showing all the railways completed...

    Scale ca. 1:1,500,000. Inset: Map of routes for a Pacific Rail-Road.... 45 x 51 cm. LC Railroad maps, 31 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the eastern United States within decorative borders showing drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, and the railroad network with named lines and state of construction. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Middleton, Wallace & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • Railroads in New Jersey, Pennysylvania, Delaware and Maryland; drawn and engraved for Doggett's Railroad Guide & Gazetteer.

    Railroads in New Jersey, Pennysylvania, Delaware and Maryland...

    Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1848. From Doggett's Railroad Guide, New York, (1848), p. 56. LC Railroad maps, 75 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 15 x 23 cm.

    • Contributor: Doggett, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • Lloyd's new military map of the border & southern states; drawn by Edward S. Hall.

    Lloyd's new military map of the border & southern states; dra...

    Scale ca. 1:1,850,000. At top of map: "H.H. Lloyd & Co's. new military map of the southern and border states." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 12.5 LC Railroad maps, 137 Description derived from published bibliography. The map indicates drainage, relief by hachures, state boundaries, place names, canals, and the railroad network. Railroad names appear along the lines. Inset: [Map of southern Florida] 16 ...

    • Contributor: Hall, Edward S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • Pennsylvania.

    Pennsylvania.

    Scale ca. 1:5,600,000. LC Railroad maps, 290 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows roads, canals, railroads, and proposed railroads. Counties are distinguished by color. Main mountain ridges are shown by hachures. Earliest general map of the state to show railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 33 x 47 cm.

    • Contributor: Finley, A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1829
  • Map of the Toledo, Wabash, and Gt. Western Rail Road Line, and its connections.

    Map of the Toledo, Wabash, and Gt. Western Rail Road Line, an...

    Scale ca. 1:8,000,000. Accompanied by The Gold Mines of Kansas and Nebraska (New York, 1859) At left of map: "The Shortest and only Direct line!-to-St. Louis, Hannibal, Quincy, St. Joseph, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas City, Jefferson City, Council Bluffs, Omaha City, Cherry Creek, Pike's Peak, and the Gold Regions of Kansas and Nebraska." LC Railroad maps, 586 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of ...

    • Contributor: Olmstead, S. R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Explorations and surveys for a rail road route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Route near the 38th & 39th parallels.

    Explorations and surveys for a rail road route from the Missi...

    Scale 1:760,320; 12 miles to 1 in. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. 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, 160 LC Railroad maps, 161 LC Railroad maps, 162 LC Railroad maps, 163 Map no. 1. From ...

    • Contributor: Egloffstein, F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map of the Portland and Ogdensburg Rail Road line, and connections.

    Map of the Portland and Ogdensburg Rail Road line, and connec...

    Scale 1:760,320. LC Railroad maps, 538 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of parts of New England and New York showing the railroad network and the progress of track construction along the Portland and Ogdensburg Railroad line. A reference table in the upper left of the map provides a key to 36 townships in Vermont. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Hatch & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map showing the route of the Louisville, New Orleans, and Texas Railroad and its connecting lines.

    Map showing the route of the Louisville, New Orleans, and Tex...

    Scale ca. 1:3,800,000. LC Railroad maps, 452 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, state boundaries, cities and towns, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 46 x 112 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • 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 towns, stations, and the railroad netowrk with emphasis on the main lines. Includes a list of mileage between stations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • 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
  • 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 of construction. [From published bibliography] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 73 x 101 cm.

    • Contributor: D.B. Cooke & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Map 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 red and blue, the main connections to the Virginia Central R. R. The line became a part of the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad in 1868. See entry 365. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Ruggles, T. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Maps showing the connections of the Little Rock and Fort Smith Railroad and its land grant.

    Maps showing the connections of the Little Rock and Fort Smit...

    Scale ca. 1:7,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 443 Description derived from published bibliography. Two maps on one sheet. Main map shows entire United States with its railroad system and emphasizes the main line. Secondary map shows land grants. Chartered in 1853 and opened in 1870. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 79 x 65 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • Colton's new township railroad map of New York with parts of adjoining states & Canada.

    Colton's new township railroad map of New York with parts of ...

    Scale ca. 1:570,000. LC Railroad maps, 267 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map showing drainage, cities and towns, internal boundaries, distances between stations and the railroad network. Insets: Miniature rail road map of the vicinity of New York 28 x 22 cm.--The eastern portion of Long Island. 16 x 25 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Map of the Cincinnati Southern Railway and connections ... Published for the Cincinnati Southern Railway.

    Map of the Cincinnati Southern Railway and connections ... Pu...

    Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 382 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the eastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, and the railroad network with heavy red and black lines for the main lines. Distances shown by 100-mile concentric circles centered on Cincinnati. Inset: Map showing the connection of the Cincinnati Southern Railway with the Gulf ...

    • Contributor: Mendenhall, Edward
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1879
  • Map of the rail roads of New Jersey 1887.

    Map of the rail roads of New Jersey 1887.

    Scale 1:285,120. LC Railroad maps, 257 Description derived from published bibliography. Township and county map showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad system with names. A table of railroads by system is in the lower right of map. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 104 x 70 cm.

    • Contributor: Van Cleef, John T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1887
  • 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 a pamphlet entitled Map of the Railroads from Rome to Albany and Troy; with Explanatory Remarks and Sketches of the History, Geology and Present Condition of the Mohawk Valley. By Levi Williams, ...

    • Contributor: William, Levi
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1845
  • Chicago, Burlington & Quincy R.R. and intersecting lines, 1883.

    Chicago, Burlington & Quincy R.R. and intersecting lines, 1883.

    Scale ca. 1:500,000. LC Railroad maps, 375 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the midwestern states showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network coded in color with the main line emphasized. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 56 x 100 cm.

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Skeleton map showing the rail roads completed and in progress in the United States and their connection as proposed with the harbor of Pensacola, and its relative position to the various important ports on the Gulf of Mexico, the Atlantic coast and in the West Indies.

    Skeleton map showing the rail roads completed and in progress...

    Scale ca. 1:3,400,000. Hand colored. LC copy includes pencial annotations. LC Railroad maps, 11 Outline map of the eastern half of the United States indicating drainage, state boundaries, major cities, and constructed and contemplated railroads. The southern portion of map indicates proposed shipping routes to points in the West Indies and Middle America. This is one of the earliest small-scale government maps to show ...

    • Contributor: United States. Congress. House
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • Map showing the Union Pacific Railway and branch lines.

    Map showing the Union Pacific Railway and branch lines.

    Scale ca. 1,3,800,000. LC Railroad maps, 596 Description derived from published bibliography. Strip map of western United States from Illinois to California showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, railroads, and the Union Pacific System in red. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 28 x 84 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888
  • Map of the various channels for conveying the trade of the north west to the Atlantic sea-board exhibiting the tributaries & drainage of the trade into each and the effect of the enlargement of the Erie Canal, illustrating the position taken by William J. McAlpine, C.E. in his Annual Report as State Engineer and Surveyor of the State of New York, 1853.

    Map of the various channels for conveying the trade of the no...

    Scale 1:3,800,000. [From New York State Engineer & Surveyor on the Canals. Annual Report . . . Transmitted . . . Feb. 9, 1854] LC Railroad maps, 82 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the eastern half of the United States showing canals, finished railroads, railroads in progress of contruction and proposed lines. Trade areas are indicated by line symbols and added ...

    • Contributor: Vaughan, David
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • 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
  • Rand, Mc.Nally & Co's official railroad map of the United States with portions of the Dominion of Canada, the Republic of Mexico, and the West Indies. Compiled from government surveys, and official tracings and operating time tables of all railroads.

    Rand, Mc.Nally & Co's official railroad map of the United Sta...

    Scale ca. 1:2,280,960; approx. scale 36 miles to 1 in. Relief shown by hachures. LC Railroad maps, 66 Very detailed commercial map of the continental United States showing drainage, international and state boundaries, cities and towns, railroad stations, the entire railroad network with names or abbreviations of railroad companies along each line. [From published bibliography] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1893
  • Map of the railroads and canals, finished, unfinished, and in contemplation, in the United States /

    Map of the railroads and canals, finished, unfinished, and in...

    "August 1834." Relief shown by hachures. Shows a small portion of southern Ontario. Accompanied by text: A map of the railroads and canals in the United States and Canada, accompanied with a concise description of each. 72 p. ; 16 cm. LC Railroad maps, 2a Important early map of the United States. Includes drainage, canals, and cities and towns. Contains route profiles for the ...

    • Contributor: Norris, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1834
  • Map showing the line of the Virginia, Tennessee, & Georgia Air Line composed of the Shenandoah Valley R.R., Norfolk & Western R.R. and the East Tennessee, Virginia, & Georgia R.R.

    Map showing the line of the Virginia, Tennessee, & Georgia Ai...

    Scale 1:3,800,000. LC Railroad maps, 604 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the southern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, table of distances, and the railroads distinguished by color. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 49 x 65 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • A map of the internal improvements of Virginia; prepared by C. Crozet, late principal engineer of Va. under a resolution of the General Assembly adopted March 15th 1848.

    A map of the internal improvements of Virginia; prepared by C...

    Scale 1:950,000. LC Railroad maps, 307 Description derived from published bibliography. The map indicates drainage, county boundaries, mines, cities and towns, roads, canals, and railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 55 x 81 cm.

    • Contributor: Crozet, Claudius
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • Map and profile of the Gettysburg Rail Road as surveyed by order of the legislature of Pennsylvania, 1839.

    Map and profile of the Gettysburg Rail Road as surveyed by or...

    Scale 1:80,000. LC Railroad maps, 417 Description derived from published bibliography. Survey map and profile of part of Pennsylvania and Maryland from Gettysburg to the Potomac River. Shows relief by hachures along the line, creeks, roads, cities and towns. Chartered on January 9, 1838; constructed December 1, 1858. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 31 x ...

    • Contributor: Campbell, Henry R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1839
  • Drew's new map of the state of Florida, showing the townships by the U.S. Surveys, the completed & projected railroads, the different railroad stations and growing railroad towns. The new towns on the rivers and interior, and the new counties, up to the year 1874.

    Drew's new map of the state of Florida, showing the townships...

    Scale 1:1,140,480. LC Railroad maps, 195 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, battlefields, and submarine cables to Havana. Lists operating and newly chartered railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 63 x 66 cm.

    • Contributor: Drew, Columbus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1874
  • 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 a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Topographical Maps . . . to Illustrate the Various Reports . . . (Washington, 1859) LC Railroad maps, 148 Description derived ...

    • Contributor: Williamson, R. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map of rail road routes from Rouse's Point to Portsmouth and Boston; compiled for the Cocheco Railroad Co. November, 1848.

    Map of rail road routes from Rouse's Point to Portsmouth and ...

    Scale ca. 1:530,000. LC Railroad maps, 387 Description derived from published bibliography. Map shows Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont. Includes a table of distances and indicates "constructed & completed" and "contemplated & chartered" railroads. The Cocheco line was chartered on July 2, 1847. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 66 x 50 cm.

    • Contributor: Parrott, George B.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • Map of California to accompany printed agreement of S. O. Houghton as to the rights of the Southern Pacific R.R. Co. of Cal. to government lands under Acts of Congress passed July 27, 1866 and March 3, 1871 made before the committee of the judiciary of the Senate and Ho. of Reps. in May 1876.

    Map of California to accompany printed agreement of S. O. Hou...

    Scale 1:2,090,880. LC Railroad maps, 568 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of California, including Nevada. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, with major railroads distinguished by color. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 66 x 48 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Map of the railroads of the state of Maine accompanying the report of the railroad commissioners. 1899.

    Map of the railroads of the state of Maine accompanying the r...

    Scale 1:633,600. LC Railroad maps, 229 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, townships, counties, cities and towns, railroads with names, and a list of "Street railroads in Maine." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 85 x 76 cm.

    • Contributor: Allen, William A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1899
  • 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
  • The New York Central & Hudson River R.R. and connections.

    The New York Central & Hudson River R.R. and connections.

    Scale not given. Across top of map: "The health and pleasure resorts of New York and New England..." LC Railroad maps, 487 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern United States showing relief by hachures and shading, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network. On the verso: "Americas great resorts via New York Central & Hudson River R.R." Note: Only four-track ...

    • Contributor: Daniels, George H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1893
  • Map showing the Indiana & Illinois Central Railway and its connections.

    Map showing the Indiana & Illinois Central Railway and its co...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 432 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows north-central United States and includes drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Chartered January 1, 1853. Completed in 1873. Became part of the Cincinnati, Indianapolis, and Western Railway. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • Map of the rail-roads of the state of New York prepared under the direction of Van Renssselaer Richmond, state engineer and surveyor; Geo R. Perkins, Dep 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, 265 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 in dictate 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: 1861
  • 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 Route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Topographical Maps... to Illustrate the Various Reports... (Washington, 1859) LC Railroad maps, 169 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Williamson, R. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map showing the Ohio Southern R.R. and its connections through the Cincinnati, Sandusky & Cleveland and Indiana, Bloomington & Western Railroads.

    Map showing the Ohio Southern R.R. and its connections throug...

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

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map showing the proposed rail roads from Boston to Burlington, from Hale's map of New England.

    Map showing the proposed rail roads from Boston to Burlington...

    Scale ca. 1:625,000. LC copy annotated in pencil. LC Railroad maps, 99 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of eastern New York, Vermont, New Hampshire, and northern Massachusetts showing four proposed railroad routes. A list of distances appear below the title. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 61 x 51 cm.

    • Contributor: J.H. Bufford & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1844
  • 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
  • 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 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
  • Rail road map of Ohio 1873.

    Rail road map of Ohio 1873.

    Scale ca. 1:970,000. LC Railroad maps, 282 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, iron ore and coal fields, counties, cities and towns, canals, and completed and proposed railroads with names along the lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 40 x 52 cm.

    • Contributor: Gray, O. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • 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 Boston, Hoosac Tunnel, and Western Railway. 17 x 20 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 48 x 77 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • New county and railway map of the United States and the Dominion of Canada compiled from information obtained from official sources showing the lines of the Chicago and Alton R.R. and its connections.

    New county and railway map of the United States and the Domin...

    Scale ca. 1:3,500,000. LC Railroad maps, 61 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network emphasizing the main line. Includes names of lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 96 x 136 cm.

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Indexed county map of Montana with a new and original compilation and index, designating all post office towns and railroad stations.

    Indexed county map of Montana with a new and original compila...

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 247 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, counties, cities and towns, roads, and railroads with names. Title from cover. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 33 x 50 cm.

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • 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 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
  • Map representing the route of the Philada. & Erie Rail Road its connections and the mineral lands in its vicinity.

    Map representing the route of the Philada. & Erie Rail Road i...

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. At top of map: "Profile of Sunbury & Erie R.R." The original title which read "... Sunbury & Erie ..." has been altered by a printed label wich reads "... Philada. & Erie ..." LC Railroad maps, 524 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of Pennsylvania and parts of adjacent states indicating major drainage, relief by hachures, state boundaries, county ...

    • Contributor: Sinclair, Thomas S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Map showing the line of the Rockford, Rock Island, & Saint Louis R.R. and its connections.

    Map showing the line of the Rockford, Rock Island, & Saint Lo...

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

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1868
  • Map showing the Burlington Cedar Rapids and Minnesota Railway and its connections.

    Map showing the Burlington Cedar Rapids and Minnesota Railway...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 355 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, administrative boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Consolidated June 30, 1868, from Cedar Rapids and Burlington and the Cedar Rapids and St. Paul. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1868
  • Map 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 relief by hachures, major drainage, cities and towns, and county boundaries. Main lines are indicated by heavy colored lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Eccles, S. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Goldthwait's map of the United States, British Provinces, Mexico, Central America, W. India Is. &c., exhibiting the railroads with their distances, single and double tracks and width of gauge.

    Goldthwait's map of the United States, British Provinces, Mex...

    Scale ca. 1:7,000,000. Population figures appear to the left and bottom of the map. "Principal forts and military stations in the U.S." are listed at the lower right of the map. LC Railroad maps, 42 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, relief by hachures, place names, and state boundaries. Insets: Map of the railroads of New England and eastern N. York. 23 x ...

    • Contributor: Goldthwait, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • A map illustrative of the route of the proposed railroad : from St. Louis to the Bay of San Francisco /

    A map illustrative of the route of the proposed railroad : fr...

    Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. From "Description of a Rail Road Route, from St Louis to San Francisco," in letters to P. P. F. Degrand, from W. L. Dearborn, 1849. Boston, 1850. LC Railroad maps, 146 Description derived from published bibliography. "The red line indicates the route of the Railroad. The green line is the route followed by Col. Fremont from the South Pass to Humboldt ...

    • Contributor: Dearborn, W. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Colton's railroad & township map of the state of Ohio, drawn by George W. Colton, engraved by J M. Atwood.

    Colton's railroad & township map of the state of Ohio, drawn ...

    Scale ca. 1:750,000. LC also has 1856 and 1859 editions. LC Railroad maps, 279 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map showing drainage, railroads under construction and completed, canals, post roads, towns, townships, villages, post offices, and county boundaries. At right of map is a population "Census of the State of Ohio" by cities for 1840 and 1850. Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • The Union Pacific system of railroad and steamship lines, 1900.

    The Union Pacific system of railroad and steamship lines, 1900.

    Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 598 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the western United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network coded by color. Shows lines as reorganized by Edward H. Harriman after the business depression of 1893. It was incorporated again in 1897 and assumed operation February 1, 1898. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1900
  • Maps showing the connections of the Northern and Southern West Virginia Railroad, with the three grand trunk railways which unite the Atlantic seaboard with the Ohio River.

    Maps showing the connections of the Northern and Southern Wes...

    Scale 1:760,320. LC Railroad maps, 497 Description derived from published bibliography. Main map shows central West Virginia including drainage, cities and towns, the coal region, and the railroads. General map shows northeastern United States with its railroad network. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 2 maps on one sheet, 77 x 46 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • General map of a survey in California : in connection with examinations for railroad routes to the Pacific Ocean /

    General map of a survey in California : in connection with ex...

    Scale 1:600,000. Relief shown by hachures. "Proof revised in Office of P.R.R. Surveys Feb. 10th 1855. All copies printed prior to this date contain errors. G. K. Warren, Lt. Topl. Engrs." LC Railroad maps, 157 Description derived from published bibliography. Map shows "practicable railway routes" between Ft. Yuma on the Colorado River and the San Francisco Bay region. Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Preuss, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Map of Alabama.

    Map of Alabama.

    Scale ca. 1:1,150,000. "Prepared expressly for the Tenth (10th) Annual report of the Railroad Commissioners of Alabama." LC Railroad maps, 179 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, and the railroad network in colored lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 54 x 32 cm.

    • Contributor: Alabama. Railroad Commissioners
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888
  • 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
  • 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
  • J. Sage & Son's new & reliable rail road map comprising all the railroads of the United States and Canadas with their stations and distances,

    J. Sage & Son's new & reliable rail road map comprising all t...

    Scale 1:2,112,000; 33 1/3 miles to an in. Shows railroads in operation, under construction, and projected. Note: "To Directors & Superintendents. The low price of this map must insure a large sale and as it will be printed in small editions, the publishers believe it to be the interest of the Rail Road Community to furnish us with sketches of all roads, or parts ...

    • Contributor: Stammann, Hugo
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Map showing the Kansas & Gulf Short Line R.R. and the Texas & St. Louis R'y with its branches, extensions and connections.

    Map showing the Kansas & Gulf Short Line R.R. and the Texas &...

    Scale 1:2,090,880. LC Railroad maps, 439 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of the central portion of the United States showing drainage, cities and towns, and the iron and timber areas in Texas. Indicates the railroad network with emphasis on the main lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 77 x 77 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map of the surveys of the Cincinnati Railway, W.A. Gunn, Ch. Eng.

    Map of the surveys of the Cincinnati Railway, W.A. Gunn, Ch. ...

    Scale 1:633,600. LC Railroad maps, 381 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of central Kentucky and Tennessee with railroads in red. Note: "Figures in red are county populations. Surveyed routes, profiles annexed, surveyed routes not annexed, explored routes not surveyed." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 83 x 43 cm.

    • Contributor: Hinamn, Russell
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • 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
  • Route of a proposed railroad from Powelton, West Philada. to the Philada; gas works and thence to the river Delaware; surveyed by the engineer of the Pennsylva Rail Road Co.

    Route of a proposed railroad from Powelton, West Philada. to ...

    Scale ca. 1:35,000. LC Railroad maps, 293 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of Philadelphia and vicinity showing different railroad lines and depots. Below "Line E" on the map is the following statement. "Surveyed by Edw. H. Saunders, Nov. 1856." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 50 x 42 cm.

    • Contributor: Kollner, Augustus
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • Map & profile of the location of the Baltimore & Ohio Rail Road from Cumberland to Wheeling showing also the various routes surveyed from the 1836 to the final establishment in 1850 of the line upon which the road is being constructed; Benj. H. Latrobe, Chief Engineer; drawn by Albert Fink, Baltimore 1850.

    Map & profile of the location of the Baltimore & Ohio Rail Ro...

    Scale 1:126,720. LC Railroad maps, 336 Description derived from published bibliography. Topographical map of part of the middle Atlantic region showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, roads, turnpikes, railroads in operation, final location of lines, surveyed lines, and rejected lines. Includes profiles. On the verso in ms: U.S. Engineers. O. Linneman, C. E. 11 July 1857. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Fink, Albert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • 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
  • Skeleton map, showing the position and connections of the Michigan Southern Rail Road (from Toledo to Chicago) with the several great rail road routes to the Atlantic seaboard and New York City via the south shore of Lake Erie.

    Skeleton map, showing the position and connections of the Mic...

    Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 462 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the northeastern United States showing railroads in operation, under construction, and under proposal. Chartered in 1846 and consolidated April 1855 with the Northern Indiana Railroad under the name Michigan Southern and Northern Indiana Railroad. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 22 ...

    • Contributor: Jervis, John B.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • 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 date of engagements, forts, railroads, state and county boundaries, roads, towns, and rivers. Annotated in color to indicate "gauges of southern rail roads." The additions were "compiled under direction of Lieut. Col. ...

    • Contributor: Philadelphia Board of Trade. Committee on Inland Transportation
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • 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
  • 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 ...

  • From San Francisco Bay to the Plains of Los Angeles : from explorations and surveys /

    From San Francisco Bay to the Plains of Los Angeles : from ex...

    Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Coast route, California 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, 158 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Custer, H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • General map of the Orange & Alexandria Rail Road and its connections north, south, and west.

    General map of the Orange & Alexandria Rail Road and its conn...

    Scale ca. 1:2,300,000. Hand colored. LC Railroad maps, 507 Outline map of the southeastern United States showing major drainage and important cities. "Directions and route to New Orleans and Memphis" are listed below the map title. Chartered March 22, 1848. Opened to Gordonsville in 1854. See entries 453 and 508. [From published bibliography] Includes list of "Directions and route to New Orleans and Memphis." ...

    • Contributor: Ackerman Lithr
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • Map exhibiting the several Pacific railroads

    Map exhibiting the several Pacific railroads

    Scale ca. 1:4,500,000. Prime meridian: Washington. LC Railroad maps, 62 Shows routes of Pacific railroads in distinguishing colors. Detailed map of the continental United States indicating drainage, relief by hachures, international and state boundaries, cities & towns, forts, roads, and the railroad network. [From published bibliography] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 68 x 107 ...

    • Contributor: United States. Department of Commerce and Labor. Bureau of Statistics
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Map showing the Washington and Ohio Rail Road and its connections.

    Map showing the Washington and Ohio Rail Road and its connect...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 607 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern states showing drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, 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 66 x 124 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • Map of Peru and Indianapolis Rail Road with connections.

    Map of Peru and Indianapolis Rail Road with connections.

    Scale ca. 1:2,100,000. LC Railroad maps, 522 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map with colored state boundaries of the northeastern and north-central United States indicating larger cities. Shows "finished," "in progress of construction," and "contemplated" railroads. Chartered in 1846 with first section opened in 1851. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ima col. map 33 x 90 ...

    • Contributor: Leefe, George E.
    • 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
  • Galbraith's railway mail service maps, Michigan.

    Galbraith's railway mail service maps, Michigan.

    Scale not given. LC has another copy in 4 sheets. LC Railroad maps, 240 Description derived from published bibliography. One of eight large-scale pictorial maps of midwestern states showing routes and post offices of the Railway Mail Service. Designed by Chicago railway mail clerk Frank H. Galbraith to help employees of the Railway Mail Service quickly locate counties and post offices. The maps were ...

    • Contributor: Galbraith, Frank H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1897
  • Map of New Jersey and Pennsylvania exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, railroads, & c.

    Map of New Jersey and Pennsylvania exhibiting the post office...

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. Relief shown by hachures. LC Railroad maps, 255 Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, canals, roads, and railroads. [From published bibliography] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 91 x 124 cm. on 4 sheets 48 x 63 cm.

    • Contributor: Burr, David H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1839
  • Chapman's rail road map of Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Missouri, Minnesota, & Wisconsin.

    Chapman's rail road map of Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois,...

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

    • Contributor: Chapman, Silas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • 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