Maps Colton's railroad & township map, western states compiled from the United States surveys.

Format Maps
Contributors Colton, J. H.
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins)
Dates 1853
Location Middle West
United States
Language English
Subjects Maps
Middle West
United States
Colton's railroad & township map, western states compiled from the United States surveys.
Detailed map of the north-central states framed in decorative borders indicating drainage, state, county, and township boundaries, cities and towns, canals, roads, railroads, and proposed railroads. [From published bibliography]
Contributor Names
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893.
Created / Published
New York, 1853.
Subject Headings
-  Railroads--United States--Maps
-  United States--Middle West
-  Scale ca. 1:1,530,000.
-  Prime meridian: Washington.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  LC also has 1852, 1855, and 1857 editions.
-  1857 edition differs from the other maps in title location. Lacks "Cincinnati. O." under small view of the city. The map coverage has been shifted west by one degree of longitude. "J.P. Cox Sc." appears under the date in the title.
-  LC Railroad maps, 147a
-  Includes illus.
-  LC copy signed in ink on verso: Millard Fillmore March 1853
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2
col. map 86 x 113 cm. fold. to 16 x 9 cm.
Call Number
G4061.P3 1853 .C6
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
Library of Congress Catalog Number
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