Format Maps
Contributors Bayley, G. W. R.
Dates 1853
Location Louisiana
United States
Language English
Subjects Louisiana
Maps
New Orleans, Opelousas, and Great Western Railroad Company
Railroads
United States
Title
Map of a part of the State of Louisiana exhibiting the route of the New-Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Rail Road.
Contributor Names
Bayley, G. W. R.
Created / Published
N[ew] O[rleans] Eng. by Childs & Hammond [1853]
Subject Headings
-  New Orleans, Opelousas, and Great Western Railroad Company--Maps
-  Railroads--Louisiana
-  United States--Louisiana
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:550,000.
-  Hand colored.
-  LC Railroad maps, 477
-  Mississippi delta area shows drainage, sugar crop, parishes, major cities and towns, canals, and railroads with lines named and distances on the main line. This railroad was opened for first 50 miles on March 6, 1854. It was purchased in 1878 by the Morgan's Louisiana and Texas Railroad. [From published bibliography]
-  Shows sugar crop by parish.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
col. map 35 x 54 cm.
Call Number
G4011.P3 1853 .B3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
g4011p rr004770 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4011p.rr004770
Library of Congress Catalog Number
gm72003017
http://lccn.loc.gov/gm72003017


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