Format Maps
Contributors Okelomski, F. A.
Dates 1853
Location Southwestern States
United States
Language English
Subjects New Orleans, Opelousas, and Great Western Railroad Company
Southwestern States
United States
Sketch showing the route of the New Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Rail Road, J. G. Gibbes, Chief Engr., lithographie [sic] agent D. Theuret, Exange Alley, Nr. 130.
Contributor Names
Okelomski, F. A.
Created / Published
[New Orleans], 1853.
Subject Headings
-  New Orleans, Opelousas, and Great Western Railroad Company
-  Railroads--Southwestern States
-  United States--Southwestern States
-  Scale 1:3,041,280.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Across top of map: "Distance from New Orleans to the Pacific 1600 miles ".
-  LC Railroad maps, 478
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Rough outline map of the southwestern United States showing major rivers and few important cities.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
map 45 x 75 cm.
Call Number
G4296.P3 1853 .O39
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g4296p rr004780
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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