Format Maps
Contributors McGowan, D.
Dates 1859
Location United States
West
Language English
Subjects Railroads
United States
West
West (U.S.)
Title
Map of the United States west of the Mississippi showing the routes to Pike's Peak, overland mail route to California and Pacific rail road surveys. To which are added the new state & territorial boundaires, the principal mail & rail road routes with all the arrangements & corrections made by Congress up to the date of its issue.
Contributor Names
McGowan, D.
Created / Published
St. Louis, Leopold Gast & Bro., 1859.
Subject Headings
-  West (U.S.)
-  Railroads--West (U.S.)
-  United States--West
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:5,000,000.
-  Cover title: Map exhibiting the routes to Pike's Peak.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Hand colored.
-  LC Railroad maps, 176
-  Accompanied by text. 7 p.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  AACR2: 651/1; 650/2; 710/2
Medium
col. map 58 x 72 cm. fold. in cover 16 x 11 cm.
Call Number
G4050 1859 .M2
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g4050 rr001760 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4050.rr001760
Library of Congress Catalog Number
gm71000833
http://lccn.loc.gov/gm71000833


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