Topographical plan & profile of the Philadelphia and Reading Rail Road. J. Knight. Sc.
Osborne, R. B.
Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Co
- Topographical plan & profile of the Philadelphia and Reading Rail Road. J. Knight. Sc.
- Contributor Names
- Osborne, R. B. (Richard Boyce)
- Created Published
- [Philadelphia], [1838?]
- Subject Headings
- - Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Co.
- - Railroads--Pennsylvania
- - United States--Pennsylvania.
- - Scale ca. 1:207,500.
- - LC Railroad maps, 527
- - Description derived from published bibliography.
- - Topographic strip map of part of Pennsylvania from Mahanoy Mountain along Schuylkill River to Philadelphia. The line was chartered on December 5, 1833, and was completed in 1839. The entire line was opened on July 13, 1842.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- Map 25 X 81 Cm.
- Call Number
- G3821.P3 1838 .O8
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- g3821p rr005270 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3821p.rr005270
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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