Maps Maps showing the Southern Pacific Railroad and its connections.
G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
Southern Pacific Railroad Company
- Maps showing the Southern Pacific Railroad and its connections.
- Main map shows western states and includes relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, township and ranges, counties, railroads, and proposed railroads. General map, at top of sheet, covers the United States and shows the railroad network. First section, the Central Pacific linked California with Ogden, Utah, in 1869. The merging of the Central with the Southern Pacific was the inspiration of Leland Stanford, Collis P. Huntington, Mark Hopkins, and Charles Crocker.
- Contributor Names
- G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
- Created / Published
- New York, 1875.
- Subject Headings
- - Southern Pacific Railroad Company--Maps
- - Railroads--Southwest, New--Maps
- - United States--Southwest, New
- - Scale 1:2,090,880 and ca. 1:8,000,000.
- - LC Railroad maps, 567
- - Description derived from published bibliography.
- - Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
- - 2 copies
- col. map 2 maps on one sheet 76 x 60 cm.
- Call Number
- G4301.P3 1875 .G15
- Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
- Digital Id
- g4301p rr005670 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4301p.rr005670
- Library of Congress Catalog Number
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