Format Maps
Contributors G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
Dates 1862
Location Middle West
United States
Language English
Subjects Galena and Chicago Union Railroad Company
Middle West
United States
Map showing the location of the Galena & Chicago Union Railroad with its branches & connections in Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota.
Map of the midwestern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Chartered January 16, 1836, constructed in 1853. Consolidated into the Chicago and Northwestern Railway, 1864. See entries 369 and 370.
Contributor Names
G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
Created / Published
New York, 1862.
Subject Headings
-  Galena and Chicago Union Railroad Company--Maps
-  Railroads--Middle West--Maps
-  United States--Middle West
-  Scale ca. 1:1,250,000.
-  LC Railroad maps, 414
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
col. map 36 x 64 cm.
Call Number
G4061.P3 1862 .G15
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g4061p rr004140
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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