• A map of a part of the southern & western states showing the contemplated route of the New Orleans & Ohio Railroad and the Central Railroad of Illinois, also the route of ...

    Scale ca. 1:15,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 474 Description derived from published bibliography. The map covers an area from Lake Michigan to the Mississippi delta, and from Columbus, Ohio, to Little Rock, Ark. It shows Ft. Massac and "Capitol City" in southern Illinois and northern Kentucky as sites selected by the U.S. for the "Western Armory," and the probable future site for the seat of ...

    • Contributor: McBean, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of South Pacific Rail Road Co. of Missouri.

    Scale [ca. 1:2,500,000]. Note: "This company offers for sale one million acres of the best agricultural and mineral lands in the United States situated on the line of the road . . ." Removed from papers of Henry R. Schoolcraft DLC LC Railroad maps, 564 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of Arkansas and parts of Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas showing drainage, counties, ...

    • Contributor: August Gast & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • Map showing the Burlington Cedar Rapids and Minnesota Railway and its connections.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 355 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, administrative boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Consolidated June 30, 1868, from Cedar Rapids and Burlington and the Cedar Rapids and St. Paul. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1868
  • Guide through Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, Wisconsin & Iowa; by J. Calvin Smith, engraved by S. Stiles, Sherman & Smith.

    Scale ca. 1:2,250,000. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1840. LC also has 1864 edition, by J. H. Colton. LC Railroad maps, 114 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed township map of the midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, canals, stage roads, and railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 50 x ...

    • Contributor: Smith, J. Calvin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1844
  • Chapman's rail road map of Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois, Missouri, Minnesota, & Wisconsin.

    Scale ca. 1:1,450,000. "Chas. Shober Lith. 109 Lake St. Chicago." LC Railroad maps, 122 Outline map showing the railroad network and stations along the rail lines. [From published bibliography] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 55 x 64 cm.

    • Contributor: Chapman, Silas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Trade map of the north western states showing the counties, towns and rail roads, etc.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 128 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of the north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, and the railroad network. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 106 x 139 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • Map showing the location of the Galena & Chicago Union Railroad with its branches & connections in Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota.

    Scale ca. 1:1,250,000. LC Railroad maps, 414 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the midwestern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Chartered January 16, 1836, constructed in 1853. Consolidated into the Chicago and Northwestern Railway, 1864. See entries 369 and 370. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of the northwestern states. Shewing [sic] what proportion lies north of the parallel of South Bend of Lake Michigan. It will be seen at a glance, that the unbroken line of ...

    Scale ca. 1:2,700,000. LC Railroad maps, 116 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the north-central United States showing the canals and the railroad network and naming the Michigan Central and the Michigan Southern Railway. John B. Jervis was chief engineer on the Mohawk & Hudson Railroad in 1831. map ...

    • Contributor: Jervis, John B.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of the Chicago and Southwestern Railway and the Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific Railroad and their connections.

    Scale 1:1,250,000. LC Railroad maps, 372 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 41 x 74 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1869
  • Map showing the route of the Duluth & Winnipeg Railroad and its connections.

    Scale 1:2,217,600. LC Railroad maps, 401 Description derived from published bibliography. Map shows the north-central states with drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network indicated. Emphasizes the main line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 53 x 84 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Johnson's new railroad and township copper-plate map of Illinois, Iowa, & Missouri, from the latest and best authorities.

    Scale ca. 1:1,750,000. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1857. LC Railroad maps, 124 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed general map which includes drainage place names, roads, railroad, counties, and townships. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 78 x 66 cm.

    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map of the Iowa Central Air Line Rail Road and its connections.

    Scale ca. 1:1,550,000. Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1857. LC Railroad maps, 435 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed township map of the north-central states indicating drainage, cities and towns, townships, county boundaries, the road and railroad networks, and in blue overprint the connections with the Iowa Central line. Inset: [Map of the northern United States] 17 x 76 cm. ...

    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • Railway map shewing [sic] the connections between Muscatine, Iowa and the eastern cities.

    Scale ca. 1:8,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 120 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the north-central United States showing the railroad network. Includes a historical description of Muscatine, Iowa. The map appears on the verso of letter stationery date lined "Muscatine, Iowa,--185." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 23 x 19 cm.

    • Contributor: L.H. Bradford & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • Maps showing the Danville, Urbana, Bloomington & Pekin Railroad and its connections.

    Scale 1:1,250,000 and ca. 1:7,500,000. LC Railroad maps, 396 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the midwestern states shows drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroads with emphasis on the main line and mileage between stations. General map shows transcontinental railroad connections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 2 maps ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1869
  • Map showing the completed lines of the Milwaukee and Saint Paul Railway Company.

    Scale 1:3,800,000. LC Railroad maps, 465 Description derived from published bibliography. General map of the north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, and completed railroads in color. Inset: Mileage of completed lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 36 x 55 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • D.B. Cooke & Co.'s great western railway guide exhibiting all stations and distances from each other.

    Scale ca. 1:1,250,000. "Middleton, Wallace & Co. Lithrs., Odd Fellows Hall, Cin. O." LC Railroad maps, 118 Outline map of the north-central states showing the railroad network in operation and in progress of construction. [From published bibliography] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 73 x 101 cm.

    • Contributor: D.B. Cooke & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Map of the railroads and extensions of the Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway Company.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 378 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of the north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroads with names and emphasis on the main line. Incorporated in 1863 as the Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway. See items 464 and 465. In 1874 the word Chicago was added to the name. LC has ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map showing the line of the Toledo, Wabash, & Western Railway Company and its connections.

    Scale ca. 1:3,750,000. LC Railroad maps, 587 Description derived from published bibliography. General map of the midwestern states with drainage, cities and towns, and the railroads with emphasis on the main line. Includes an advertisement for bonds. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 22 x 28 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • Map of the Danville, Olney & Ohio River Railroad and its connections.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 395 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, coal fields in Illinois, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 54 x 69 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map showing the line of the Cairo & Fulton Railroad and its connections.

    Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 359 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the mid-central states and Texas showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Inset: Map of part of the United States and Mexico showing the north eastern & south western connections of the Cairo & Fulton R.R. 20 x 30 cm. ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Map showing the Toledo, Ann Arbor, and Grand Truck Railway and its connections, 1881.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 582 Description derived from published bibliography. Midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the mail line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 51 x 58 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map showing the line of the Rockford, Rock Island, & Saint Louis R.R. and its connections.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC also has 1870 edition measuring 79 x 70 cm. LC Railroad maps, 548 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows midwestern states with drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Consolidated October 8, 1868. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map, 84 x ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1868
  • Map showing the position of Chicago in connection with the North West & the principal lines of rail roads, canals, navigable streams and lakes, together with the most important towns, and their ...

    Scale ca. 1:2,800,000. LC Railroad maps, 115 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the north-central United States, east of the Mississippi River, showing the railroad network. Inset: Illinois geological survey. Diagram of the state of Illinois. col. 20 x 12 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 43 x 64 cm.

    • Contributor: Mendel, Edward
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Chicago, Burlington & Quincy R.R. and intersecting lines, 1883.

    Scale ca. 1:500,000. LC Railroad maps, 375 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the midwestern states showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network coded in color with the main line emphasized. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 56 x 100 cm.

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Map showing the Grand Rapids & Indiana Railroad, and its connections.

    Scale ca. 1:4,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 418 Description derived from published bibliography. Advertising map covering Michigan and vicinity. Shows drainage, cities and towns, railroad land grant, and the railroad network emphasizing the main line. Information on bond sale by Winslow, Lanier & Co., N.Y., on the verso. Under construction by Continental Improvement Company, George W. Cass, President. Available also through the Library of Congress ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871