Maps Map of the proposed Northern Route for a railroad to the Pacific.

Format Maps
Contributors Johnson, Edwin Ferry
Dates 1853
Location United States
Language English
Subjects Maps
United States
Map of the proposed Northern Route for a railroad to the Pacific.
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 in the northeastern states. Besides the "Northern Route" the map also indicates four more southerly proposed routes west of the Mississippi River.
Contributor Names
Johnson, Edwin Ferry, 1803-1872.
Created / Published
Hartford, Conn., 1853.
Subject Headings
-  Railroads--United States--Maps
-  United States
-  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.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
map 52 x 83 cm.
Call Number
G3701.P3 1853 J6
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g3701p rr000240
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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