• Map showing the Jackson, Lansing & Saginaw Railroad and its connections.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 437 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the Great Lakes area showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, 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 64 x 44 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • Map of the rail roads of New Jersey, and parts of adjoining states.

    Scale 1:506,880. "Distances between stations in miles and tenths." LC has other editions dated 1870, 1872, and 1876. The 1876 edition is a gift of Mr. Howard Welsh of Summit, N.J., May 1972. LC Railroad maps, 256 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map showing drainage, counties, stations, and the railroad network in red. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Anderson, J. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1869
  • Map of Illinois Central R.R.

    Scale ca. 1:2,700,000. At top of map in ms: "Recd with RR Co. Report June 30/92 (Actually rec. Oct. 14/92)." LC Railroad maps, 431 Description derived from published bibliography. U.S. central states from Great Lakes to Gulf of Mexico, showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, roads and railroads. Principal north-south line, chartered in 1850 and incorporated in 1851. 706 miles opened for ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • 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
  • Route of the Pacific and Atlantic Rail Road between San Francisco, & San Jose, as located by Wm. J. Lewis, Chief Engineer, in Sept. Oct. & Nov. 1851.

    Scale ca. 1:120,000. LC Railroad maps, 510 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the coast between San Francisco and San Jose showing roads, property owners, streams, and relief by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 20 x 69 cm.

    • Contributor: Lewis, William J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • Map of the railroads in the United States in operation and progress

    Scale ca. 1:2,200,000. Relief shown by hachures. LC U.S. railroad maps 25 Map of the eastern half of the United States showing boundaries, place names, and major drainage. [From published bibliography] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Insets: Map of Florida.--Map of Texas. map 100 x 108 cm.

    • Contributor: Andrews, Israel De Wolf
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Map exhibiting the several Pacific railroads

    Scale ca. 1:4,500,000. Prime meridian: Washington. LC Railroad maps, 62 Shows routes of Pacific railroads in distinguishing colors. Detailed map of the continental United States indicating drainage, relief by hachures, international and state boundaries, cities & towns, forts, roads, and the railroad network. [From published bibliography] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 68 x 107 ...

    • Contributor: United States. Department of Commerce and Labor. Bureau of Statistics
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Diagram of the United States of America, Mexico, the West India Islands and Isthmus of Darien; by W. T. Steiger, General Land Office.

    Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. LC copy imperfect; northeast portion of map missing. LC Railroad maps, 28 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the United States and Middle America showing proposed routes of the Pacific Rail Road and its branches in connection with the various systems of existing and unfinished rail roads from the Mississippi Valley to the Atlantic and Gulf coasts. A table ...

    • Contributor: Steiger, W. T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • Map of the Atlantic and Great Western Railway, with its connections, 1866.

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 327 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of eastern United States from the Great Lakes to Charleston, S.C., showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, and the railroad network, main lines indicated in heavy red and black; chartered in 1858 as successor to Meadville Company. Signed in ms. "M. Fillmore." DLC Annotated in ms. on verso: Hon. ...

    • Contributor: De Bihan, C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1866
  • Correct map of the Burlington and Missouri River R.R., the Burlington Route and its connections.

    Scale ca. 1:5,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 354 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state and county boundaries, and the named railroad network. "This is the great through car line and is universally conceded to be the finest equipped railroad in the World for all classes of travel." Inset: Around the World, across ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Map showing the Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fé Rail Road and its auxiliary roads in the state of Kansas.

    Scale 1:1,140,000. LC Railroad maps, 324 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, 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 41 x 60 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1886
  • Map representing the route of the Philada. & Erie Rail Road its connections and the mineral lands in its vicinity.

    Scale ca. 1:650,000. At top of map: "Profile of Sunbury & Erie R.R." The original title which read "... Sunbury & Erie ..." has been altered by a printed label wich reads "... Philada. & Erie ..." LC Railroad maps, 524 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of Pennsylvania and parts of adjacent states indicating major drainage, relief by hachures, state boundaries, county ...

    • Contributor: Sinclair, Thomas S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Map of New York City, Brooklyn, and vicinity showing surface & elevated railroads in operation and proposed.

    Scale ca. 1:30,000. LC Railroad maps, 268 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, parks, some buildings, names of property owners, streets, roads, and the railroads distinguished by line symbols. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 68 x 45 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1885
  • Map of the proposed Northern Route for a railroad to the Pacific.

    Scale ca. 1:6,750,000. Reproduced in Carl I. Wheat's Mapping the Transmississippi West, v. 3. (San Francisco, Institute of Historical Cartography, 1957-63), p. 193. LC Railroad maps, 24 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the United States showing drainage, state boundaries, major cities, and names of states, with state population figures. Western states show topography by hachures. Some major rail lines are shown ...

    • Contributor: Johnson, Edwin Ferry
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of rail road surveys from Worcester to Baldwinville & N.H. line.

    Scale ca. 1:180,000. LC Railroad maps, 233 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of northern half of Worcester County, Mass., showing drainage, cities, and townships. Shows beginning of survey north of Worcester and the survey for part of the Winchendon branch of the Fitchburg Railroad. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 44 x 40 cm.

    • Contributor: Bouvé, Elisha W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1845
  • A map showing the route of the proposed rail road from the Copper and Iron Mining District of Lake Superior to connect with rail roads built or being constructed in the state ...

    Scale not given. At left of map: "Facts and Figures." LC Railroad maps, 119 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of eastern Wisconsin, and parts of Illinois and Michigan, showing major drainage, township lines, large cities, and the railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 61 x 40 cm.

    • Contributor: W. Endicott & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Map showing the different routes surveyed for the Union Pacific Rail Road between the Missouri River and the Platte Valley,

    Scale 1:126,720. LC Railroad maps, 590 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of Nebraska showing relief by hachures, drainage, vegetation, roads, and railroads. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 53 x 64 cm.

    • Contributor: Gillis, J. R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Map showing the new transcontinental route of the Atlantic & Pacific Railroad and its connections.

    Scale ca. 1:3,800,000. LC Railroad maps, 330 Description derived from published bibliography. Map covering the southwestern states but extending from Chicago to the Pacific Coast. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, township lines, the land grant of the "western division," railroads in progress of completion, and completed lines with their connections. At top of map: Extra-Beilag zue New-Yorker Handels-Zeitung. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Bridgman's new rail road & township map of New York from the latest official & other authentic sources adapted for use in institutions of learning, business offices & libraries.

    Scale 1:320,000. LC Railroad maps, 271 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, post offices, county seats, cities and towns, county and township boundaries, railroads and canals. Includes list of counties and statistical data, and a view of the state capitol. Insets: Four maps of New York showing congressional districts, geology relief , and climate, each 26 x 24 cm. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Bridgman, E. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1896
  • Map of rail road line between Loveland and Cincinnati; Marietta and Cincinnati Rail Road.

    Scale ca. 1:60,000. LC Railroad maps, 455 Description derived from published bibliography. Physical map of part of Hamilton County, Ohio, showing relief by hachures, drainage, the location of the main line, and other operating and proposed lines, roads, cities, and towns. Reorganized August 1, 1860. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 19 x 57 cm.

    • Contributor: Jenney, W. L. B.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • Hazard's rail road & military map of the southern states.

    Scale ca. 1:1,880,000. Listed as "another copy" in R.W. Stephenson's Civil War Maps (Washington, Govt. print. off,. 1961), no. 44. LC Railroad maps, 142 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows location and date of engagements, forts, railroads, state and county boundaries, roads, towns, and rivers. Annotated in color to indicate "gauges of southern rail roads." The additions were "compiled under direction of Lieut. Col. ...

    • Contributor: Philadelphia Board of Trade. Committee on Inland Transportation
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1863
  • Map of California to accompany printed agreement of S. O. Houghton as to the rights of the Southern Pacific R.R. Co. of Cal. to government lands under Acts of Congress passed July ...

    Scale 1:2,090,880. LC Railroad maps, 568 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of California, including Nevada. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, with major railroads distinguished by color. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 66 x 48 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • A map illustrative of the route of the proposed railroad : from St. Louis to the Bay of San Francisco /

    Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. From "Description of a Rail Road Route, from St Louis to San Francisco," in letters to P. P. F. Degrand, from W. L. Dearborn, 1849. Boston, 1850. LC Railroad maps, 146 Description derived from published bibliography. "The red line indicates the route of the Railroad. The green line is the route followed by Col. Fremont from the South Pass to Humboldt ...

    • Contributor: Dearborn, W. L.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map showing the Pacific Railroad of Missouri.

    Shows river valleys, indicates cities and towns, county boundaries, and the railroad network by distinguishing colors. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1865 by G.W. & C.B. Colton in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Map of the located route of the Metropolitan Rail Road and the adjacent country comprising the District of Columbia and the counties of Montgomery, Frederick, and Washington in the state of Maryland, ...

    Scale 1:126,720. LC Railroad maps, 460 Description derived from published bibliography. Topographical map of part of Maryland showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, canals, the Washington Aqueduct, roads, and railroads with mileage on the main survey line. Chartered in 1853. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 60 x 94 cm.

    • Contributor: Hutton, Wm. R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855