• Map of a railroad route from Phoenixville to Pinegrove.

    Map of a railroad route from Phoenixville to Pinegrove.

    Scale ca. 1:190,000. LC Railroad maps, 532 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of Pennsylvania between Philadelphia and Harrisburg showing drainage, cities, towns, completed railroads, and the proposed Pinegrove Lancaster R.R. and the Phoenixville Cornwall R.R. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 38 x 83 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Map of the Shenandoah Valley route via Luray Caverns, Natural Bridge & the Grottos. The Shenandoah Valley R.R. Norfolk & Western R.R. and East Tennessee, Virginia & Georgia System and their connections.

    Map of the Shenandoah Valley route via Luray Caverns, Natural...

    Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 560 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, and the railroad network with named lines. Heavy black lines emphasize the main lines. Timetable information on the verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 44 x 85 ...

    • Contributor: Matthews Northrup Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1890
  • Map of the Philadelphia, Wilmington, & Baltimore Railroad shewing [sic] its connections.

    Map of the Philadelphia, Wilmington, & Baltimore Railroad she...

    Scale ca. 1:350,000. LC Railroad maps, 530 Description derived from published bibliography. Sketch map showing the area between Philadelphia and Baltimore indicating drainage, cities and towns, roads, and railroads. Consolidated February 5, 1838. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 14 x 52 cm.

    • Contributor: Larkin, J. E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of the Rabun Gap Rail Road route showing its connection with other roads finished, in progress & contemplated.

    Map of the Rabun Gap Rail Road route showing its connection w...

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 542 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the southern United States showing the railroad network. The Rabun Gap system is shown in red. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 53 x 73 cm.

    • Contributor: Keenan, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map of Michigan showing the Toledo, Ann Arbor, & North Michigan Railway and connecting lines.

    Map of Michigan showing the Toledo, Ann Arbor, & North Michig...

    Scale 1:950,400. LC Railroad maps, 583 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, and the railroad lines in red. Includes descriptive text on traffic connections. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 61 x 45 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1886
  • Northern Pacific Railroad Co.--completed road, September 5th, 1882.

    Northern Pacific Railroad Co.--completed road, September 5th,...

    Scale ca. 1:3,900,000. "The gap, now under construction, between the Eastern and Western Divisions, is about 485 miles, and will be completed during the summer of 1883, making a through line from the Great Lakes to the Pacific Ocean." LC Railroad maps, 500 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northern and western United States showing relief by hahures, drainage, cities and towns. ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Maps showing the Toledo, Cincinnati, & St. Louis Railroad and its connections, 1881.

    Maps showing the Toledo, Cincinnati, & St. Louis Railroad and...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. Inset: United States and Mexico, 27 x 30 cm. LC Railroad maps, 584 Description derived from published bibliography. Midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, coal in Illinois, Indiana, and Ohio. Includes the railroad system with emphasis on the main line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map, 63 x ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map of Peru and Indianapolis Rail Road with connections.

    Map of Peru and Indianapolis Rail Road with connections.

    Scale ca. 1:2,100,000. LC Railroad maps, 522 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map with colored state boundaries of the northeastern and north-central United States indicating larger cities. Shows "finished," "in progress of construction," and "contemplated" railroads. Chartered in 1846 with first section opened in 1851. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ima col. map 33 x 90 ...

    • Contributor: Leefe, George E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map showing the Pittsburg [sic], Bradford, and Buffalo Railway and its connections, W. R. Bergholz, chief engineer, New York, Feb. 15, 1882.

    Map showing the Pittsburg [sic], Bradford, and Buffalo Railwa...

    Scale 1:950,400. LC has another edition "Designed by Thos. R. Sharp" with Alleghany & Clarion added to title. LC Railroad maps, 533 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of parts of western Pennsylvania and New York showing drainage, coal fields, iron ore areas, and fire clay areas, furnaces, and oil wells. Railroads are color coded. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Map of Terre Haute and Richmond Rail Road and connecting lines.

    Map of Terre Haute and Richmond Rail Road and connecting lines.

    Scale ca. 1:1,625,000. LC Railroad maps, 576 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the north-central and northeastern United States showing the rail network. Chartered in 1847. In 1865 name changed to the Terre Haute and Indianapolis Railroad. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 42 x 103 cm.

    • Contributor: Morris, Thomas A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • 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 27, 1866 and March 3, 1871 made before the committee of the judiciary of the Senate and Ho. of Reps. in May 1876.

    Map of California to accompany printed agreement of S. O. Hou...

    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
  • Map of Nebraska showing the Union Pacific Railroad land grant.

    Map of Nebraska showing the Union Pacific Railroad land grant.

    Scale ca. 1:1,300,000. LC Railroad maps, 593 Description derived from published bibliography. Township and county map showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroads of Nebraska. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 32 x 59 cm.

    • Contributor: Parge, H. R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1880
  • Map of the Shore Line Rail Road route between New York and Boston, showing its rail road and steamboat connection with New York, New Haven, New London, Stonington, Providence, Newport, and Boston.

    Map of the Shore Line Rail Road route between New York and Bo...

    Scale ca. 1:420,000. "The Shore Line possesses the advantages over the interior lines to Boston of being free from dust with cool and pleasant sea breezes in summer, from the water, which it skirts all the way from New York to Providence, being equally certain in its connections and its time of arrival. For passengers to Newport, Providence, New Bedford, Taunton and places on ...

    • Contributor: Walling, Henry Francis
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • Map showing the Union Pacific Railway and branch lines.

    Map showing the Union Pacific Railway and branch lines.

    Scale ca. 1,3,800,000. LC Railroad maps, 596 Description derived from published bibliography. Strip map of western United States from Illinois to California showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, railroads, and the Union Pacific System in red. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 28 x 84 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888
  • Map of the Toledo, Wabash, and Gt. Western Rail Road Line, and its connections.

    Map of the Toledo, Wabash, and Gt. Western Rail Road Line, an...

    Scale ca. 1:8,000,000. Accompanied by The Gold Mines of Kansas and Nebraska (New York, 1859) At left of map: "The Shortest and only Direct line!-to-St. Louis, Hannibal, Quincy, St. Joseph, Fort Leavenworth, Kansas City, Jefferson City, Council Bluffs, Omaha City, Cherry Creek, Pike's Peak, and the Gold Regions of Kansas and Nebraska." LC Railroad maps, 586 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of ...

    • Contributor: Olmstead, S. R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map and profile of the proposed Paterson and Dover Rail Road and Paterson and Ramapo Rail Road.

    Map and profile of the proposed Paterson and Dover Rail Road ...

    Scale 1:63,360. "Topography from Gordon's Map of New Jersey." LC Railroad maps, 513 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of northern New Jersey from Jersey City to Andover. Shows drainage, relief by hachures, cities & towns, roads, iron works, forges, mines and mills. The Paterson and Ramapo was chartered March 10, 1841. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Allen, J. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1847
  • General map of the Pennsylvania Railroad and its connections.

    General map of the Pennsylvania Railroad and its connections.

    Scale ca. 1:4,500,000. LC Railroad maps, 520 Description derived from published bibliography. Ticket information on the verso. Inset: [Map of Middle Atlantic region.] 23 x 25 cm. Map of the United States showing major drainage, relief by hachures, and the railroad network with names of lines and stations. Emphasizes with heavy black lines the Pennsylvania Railroad in the northeastern states. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Allen, Lane & Scott
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1893
  • Map and profile of the Sunbury route Susqua. Rail Road from the terminus of York & Cumberland Railway to Williamsport Pennsa. showing its connection with the great southern anthracite coal fields; 1st by the Dauphin & Susqa. Rail Road, 2d by the Lykins Valley Rail Road, 3d by the Treverton Rail Road, 4th by the Shamokin Rail Road, surveyed by Geo. P. Worcester, Civ. Engr. and the Williamsport and Elmira Route surveyed under the directions of Maj. Hartman Bache Topog. Engr. U.S.A., by Geo. P. Worcester Civ. Engr. for Balto. & Susqua. R.R.

    Map and profile of the Sunbury route Susqua. Rail Road from t...

    Scale ca. 1:950,000. Across bottom of map: "Profile from Harrisburg to Elmira." LC Railroad maps, 572 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of Pennsylvania and parts of adjacent states showing the railroad network, cities, towns, railroad stations, canals, and coal fields. Also exhibiting the route to the Lakes from Elmira N.Y. on the New York and Erie Rail Road and the Chemung Rail Road ...

    • Contributor: Worcester, George P.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Union Pacific Rail Road, map of a portion of Nebraska Territory, showing surveys and location of lines by Peter A. Dey, C.E.

    Union Pacific Rail Road, map of a portion of Nebraska Territo...

    Scale 1:190,080. LC Railroad maps, 588 Description derived from published bibliography. Sectional map of part of Nebraska showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the survey lines. "Drawn by J.J. O'Brien." Incorporated in 1862 by Act of Congress providing for the construction of a continuous line from the Missouri River to the Pacific Ocean. The connection of the line with the Central ...

    • Contributor: Dey, Peter Anthony
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Map showing the line of the Toledo, Wabash, & Western Railway Company and its connections.

    Map showing the line of the Toledo, Wabash, & Western Railway...

    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 Union Pacific Rail Road and surveys of 1864, 65, 66, 67, 1868 from Missouri River to Humboldt Wells, G.M. Dodge, Chief Engineer.

    Map of the Union Pacific Rail Road and surveys of 1864, 65, 6...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 592 Description derived from published bibliography. Topographical strip map between Council Bluffs, Iowa, to west of Great Salt Lake, Utah, showing located and experimental lines and profile of grades. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 52 x 165 cm.

    • Contributor: Dodge, Grenville Mellen
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1869
  • Map showing the proposed Tennessee, Alabama, and Georgia Railroad connecting and extending the Chattanooga Southern Railway, Marietta and North Georgia Railway, Knoxville, Cumberland Gap and Louisville Railroad, and Morristown and Cumberland Gap Railroad.

    Map showing the proposed Tennessee, Alabama, and Georgia Rail...

    Scale 1:1,275,000. LC Railroad maps, 574 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the southern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, 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 70 x 102 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1892
  • Map showing the Seaboard, Pennsylvania and Western Railroad and its connections.

    Map showing the Seaboard, Pennsylvania and Western Railroad a...

    Scale 1:950,400. Inset: [Connections to Chicago and St. Louis] 16 x 41 cm. LC Railroad maps, 558 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of northeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, coal fields in Pennsylvania, and the railroads with emphasis on the main line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 63 x 74 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1884
  • Map of the Portsmouth and Concord Railroad, shewing its connection with other railroads.

    Map of the Portsmouth and Concord Railroad, shewing its conne...

    Scale 1:190,080; 3 miles to an in. Oriented with north to the right. Relief shown by hachures. LC Railroad maps, 539 Map showing parts of Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Maine indicating county lines, cities, towns, and the railroad network. [From published bibliography] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 41 x 52 cm.

    • Contributor: Carter, T. J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1845
  • Map showing the Ohio Southern R.R. and its connections through the Cincinnati, Sandusky & Cleveland and Indiana, Bloomington & Western Railroads.

    Map showing the Ohio Southern R.R. and its connections throug...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 505 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, and railroad network including proposed lines. Emphasizes main lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 46 x 80 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map showing the proposed Tennessee, Alabama, and Georgia Railroad.

    Map showing the proposed Tennessee, Alabama, and Georgia Rail...

    Scale 1:2,300,000. LC Railroad maps, 575 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the southeastern states showing drainage, cities and towns, and railroads with relation to consolidation, and connections to other lines in the south. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 82 x 69 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1893
  • Map showing the Toledo, Ann Arbor, and Grand Truck Railway and its connections, 1881.

    Map showing the Toledo, Ann Arbor, and Grand Truck Railway an...

    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 of South Pacific Rail Road Co. of Missouri.

    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
  • Northern Pacific Railway 1900.

    Northern Pacific Railway 1900.

    Scale not given. From Fourth Annual Report of the Northern Pacific Railway company, for the Fiscal Year ending June 30, 1900. Signed in ms: "W. Lowery." LC Railroad maps, 502 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of northern United States from the Great Lakes to the Pacific Ocean showing reliief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, forest and timber, Indian and military reservations. Available ...

    • Contributor: L.L. Poates Engr'G Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1900
  • Map of Texas, showing the line of the Texas and New Orleans Rail Road, and its connections in the U.S. and adjacent territories.

    Map of Texas, showing the line of the Texas and New Orleans R...

    Scale ca. 1:2,300,000. LC Railroad maps, 577 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows railroads actually built, partially finished, under contract, and chartered but not under contract. Covers area of the U.S. Southwest and northern Mexico and includes Louisiana, Arkansas, and parts of adjacent states. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 56 x 79 cm.

    • Contributor: Gentry, A. M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • 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.

    Route of the Pacific and Atlantic Rail Road between San Franc...

    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
  • The Virginia, Tennessee, and Georgia Air Line; the Shenandoah Valley R.R.; Norfolk & Western R.R.; East Tennessee, Virginia, & Georgia R.R. (its leased lines,) and their connections.

    The Virginia, Tennessee, and Georgia Air Line; the Shenandoah...

    Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 605 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the eastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network emphasizing the main lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 39 x 55 cm.

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Map showing the route of the Washington and Atlantic Railroad and its connections.

    Map showing the route of the Washington and Atlantic Railroad...

    Scale 1:760,320. LC Railroad maps, 606 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the middle Atlantic states showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, coal and iron ore deposits in West Virginia and western Maryland, 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 62 x 80 ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Map showing the Sodus Point & Southern Railroad and its connections.

    Map showing the Sodus Point & Southern Railroad and its conne...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. Inset: Great Lakes Region, 18 x 19 cm. LC Railroad maps, 562 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, coal in Pennsylvania, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Chartered in 1852. Reorganized in 1875 with the Geneva, Hornellsville, and Pine Creek Railroad. In 1882 became the Sodus ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • General map of the Orange & Alexandria Rail Road and its connections north, south, and west.

    General map of the Orange & Alexandria Rail Road and its conn...

    Scale ca. 1:2,300,000. Hand colored. LC Railroad maps, 507 Outline map of the southeastern United States showing major drainage and important cities. "Directions and route to New Orleans and Memphis" are listed below the map title. Chartered March 22, 1848. Opened to Gordonsville in 1854. See entries 453 and 508. [From published bibliography] Includes list of "Directions and route to New Orleans and Memphis." ...

    • Contributor: Ackerman Lithr
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • Map showing the line of the Plymouth, Kankakee, & Pacific Railroad and its connections.

    Map showing the line of the Plymouth, Kankakee, & Pacific Rai...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 536 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the middle Atlantic and midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network. This is the Indiana portion of a projected railroad from Plymouth, Ind., on the Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne, and Chicago Railroad, to Bureau Junction, on the Chicago, Rock Island, and Pacific Railroad. Available ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • New and correct map of the lines of the Northern Pacific Railroad and Oregon Railway & Navigation Co.

    New and correct map of the lines of the Northern Pacific Rail...

    Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. Signed in ms: "Wm H Brewer October 1883." An uncolored facsimile edition of this map was published by Rand McNally and Company in celebration of their centennial in 1956. Information missing from center of map due to trimming. DLC LC Railroad maps, 501 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of northern United States and part of Canada showing relief by hachures, ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Texas and Pacific Railway and its connections.

    Texas and Pacific Railway and its connections.

    Scale 1:5,400,000. LC Railroad maps, 579 Description derived from published bibliography. General map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, 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 44 x 87 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • Map of the Rio Grande and Pecos Railway showing its connections with the Texas Mexican, Texas Mexican Short Line, Mexican National, Texas & St. Louis, and Denver & Rio Grande Narrow Gauge systems and also the International & Great Northern, Mexican Oriental Interoceanic & International, New York, Texas & Mexican and International & Mex. Standard Gauge roads.

    Map of the Rio Grande and Pecos Railway showing its connectio...

    Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 547 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the U.S. Southwest showing major drainage, cities and towns. Railroad lines are named and narrow gauge lines are in red. The "Cannel Coal Field" is indicated. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 107 x 102 cm.

    • Contributor: Rio Grande and Pecos Railway Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Map of Texas showing the Sabine and Galveston Bay Rail Road, or Texas and New Orleans Air Line Rail Line, its connections in the U.S. and adjacent territories.

    Map of Texas showing the Sabine and Galveston Bay Rail Road, ...

    Scale ca. 1:2,002,000. LC Railroad maps, 551 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of Texas and vicinity showing railroads actually built, under construction, and chartered but not under contract. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 73 x 105 cm.

    • Contributor: Gentry, A. M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map showing the line of the Rockford, Rock Island, & Saint Louis R.R. and its connections.

    Map showing the line of the Rockford, Rock Island, & Saint Lo...

    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
  • Parker's sectional & geological map of Iowa exhibiting her iron, lead, copper, coal and other geological resources and all rail roads completed in progress, and projected compiled from the U.S. surveys and personal reconnoisance. By Nathan H. Parker author of "Iowa As It Is" Clinton Io. 1856.

    Parker's sectional & geological map of Iowa exhibiting her ir...

    Scale 1:506,880. LC also has another edition by "A.M. Bailey draughtsman", 1856 which includes advertisements below inset and at left of title. LC Railroad maps, 218 Description derived from published bibliography. Names of railroads are listed at lower left of map. Inset: Map showing the connection between the Iowa and eastern railroads. 23 x 20 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web ...

    • Contributor: Parker, Nathan H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • Map showing lines and connections of the Shenandoah Valley and Norfolk & Western Railways.

    Map showing lines and connections of the Shenandoah Valley an...

    Scale 1:3,800,000. At top of map: "Supplement to the Virginia's for May, 1881." LC Railroad maps, 559 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the eastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, stations, and the railroad netowrk with emphasis on the main lines. Includes a list of mileage between stations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map of the Virginia Central R.R. and its proposed connections.

    Map of the Virginia Central R.R. and its proposed connections.

    Scale ca. 1:3,250,000. LC Railroad maps, 600 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the eastern portion of the United States showing the proposed and completed railroad network, and indicating, in red and blue, the main connections to the Virginia Central R. R. The line became a part of the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad in 1868. See entry 365. Available also through the ...

    • Contributor: Ruggles, T. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1852
  • Map showing the location of Sacramento Valley Railroad, Cal. Sacramento, Septr., 1854; T.D. Judah, Chief Engineer.

    Map showing the location of Sacramento Valley Railroad, Cal. ...

    Scale ca. 1:1,100,000. From Report of the Chief Engineer of the Preliminary Surveys and Future Business of the Sacramento Valley Railroad (Sacramento, Democratic State Journal, 1854) LC also has his September 16, 1854, map of this line measuring 69 x 43 cm. LC Railroad maps, 552 Description derived from published bibliography. Sketch map of the first railroad in California, with projected extensions to San ...

    • Contributor: Judah, Theodore D.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • Map showing the Port Royal Railroad and its connections.

    Map showing the Port Royal Railroad and its connections.

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 537 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the southeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network. In 1871 the line was in progress of completion. One of Colton's typical maps published for an individual railroad company to promote industry and settlement in rich mining or agricultural areas. (Entry 533) Available ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • Map of a part of the State of Louisiana exhibiting the route of the New-Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Rail Road.

    Map of a part of the State of Louisiana exhibiting the route ...

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Bayley, G. W. R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of the Richmond and Louisville R.R. connecting the railroads of Virginia with the railroads of Kentucky on the shortest route east and west of the Mississippi Valley to the Atlantic Ocean.

    Map of the Richmond and Louisville R.R. connecting the railro...

    Scale 1:760,920. LC also has 1883 edition in covers. LC Railroad maps, 546 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows eastern United States and includes relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, and the railroad network in red. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 63 x 65 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Maps showing the Southern Pacific Railroad and its connections.

    Maps showing the Southern Pacific Railroad and its connections.

    Scale 1:2,090,880 and ca. 1:8,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 567 Description derived from published bibliography. Main map shows western states and includes relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, township and ranges, counties, railroads, and proposed railroads. General map, at top of sheet, covers the United States and shows the railroad network. First section, the Central Pacific linked California with Ogden, Utah, in 1869. The ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1875
  • Southern Railway and connections.

    Southern Railway and connections.

    Scale not given. Inset: The Montana resort region of the Southern Railway. "The Land of the Sky." 19 x 21 cm. Shows the New York and Florida Limited to be placed in service January 17, 1898. Left side of map and the verso has timetable information. LC Railroad maps, 569 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, ...

    • Contributor: Southern Railway (U.S.)
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1897
  • Map showing the projected route of the Potomac and Ohio Railway.

    Map showing the projected route of the Potomac and Ohio Railway.

    Scale 1:2,217,600. LC Railroad maps, 540 Description derived from published bibliography. Middle Atlantic area showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, coal in West Virginia and the railroads with emphasis on the main line. Incorporated by the West Virginia legislature, 1867-68. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 44 x 100 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1874
  • Map of the Pittsburg [sic], Fort Wayne & Chicago, Cleveland and Pittsburg [sic], Grand Rapids and Indiana, and Pennsylvania railroads.

    Map of the Pittsburg [sic], Fort Wayne & Chicago, Cleveland a...

    Scale ca. 1:4,500,000. LC Railroad maps, 534 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network with named lines. Emphasis on the main lines. See also entry 504. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 29 x 47 cm.

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1874
  • Commissioners official railway map of Missouri. Completed to January 1st 1888. Copyright 1887 by R. T. Higgins.

    Commissioners official railway map of Missouri. Completed to ...

    Scale ca. 1:150,000. LC also has 1898 edition measuring 71 x 83 cm. LC Railroad maps, 245 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, names river valleys, indicates cities and towns, county boundaries, and the railroad network by distinguishing colors. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 47 x 53 cm.

    • Contributor: Higgins & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888
  • Map of the Pennsylvania, Reading, and Lehigh Valley Railroads, and their connections.

    Map of the Pennsylvania, Reading, and Lehigh Valley Railroads...

    Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 521 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the middle Atlantic states showing the three major lines in different colors. Indicates major drainage, cities and towns, and names the railroads along the lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 63 x 71 cm.

    • Contributor: Alter, R. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1884
  • Lines of the Paterson, Passaic, & Rutherford Electric R'y and the Jersey City, Hoboken & Rutherford Electric R'y, and the Paterson Central Electric Ry., Charles A. Johnson, president, James A. Morrisse, vice president.

    Lines of the Paterson, Passaic, & Rutherford Electric R'y and...

    Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 514 Description derived from published bibliography. Panoramic map of part of New Jersey showing drainage, major cities, some buildings, and railroad buildings. Stamped in blue ink "The Morrisse Electric Railway System." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 18 x 80 cm.

    • Contributor: Morrisse, James A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1894
  • Map of the Pennsylvania Rail Road, from Harrisburg to Pittsburg [sic] and of the Columbia & Lancaster & Harrisburg R.R.s from Philadelphia to Harrisburg. H. Haupt, Chf. Eng., J. P. & J. Lesley, Jr. Topographers, J. G. Shoemaker, engr.

    Map of the Pennsylvania Rail Road, from Harrisburg to Pittsbu...

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. From Guide for the Pennsylvania Railroad, with an Extensive Map... (Philadelphia, T.K. & P.G. Collins, 1855) LC Railroad maps, 517 Description derived from published bibliography. Topographic strip map of Pennsylvania between Philadelphia and Pittsburgh showing drainage, relief by form lines, county boundaries, cities and towns. A list of stations and distances is given to the right of the map. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Haupt, H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Map showing the Washington & St. Mary's Railroad and its proposed connections north, south, east and west.

    Map showing the Washington & St. Mary's Railroad and its prop...

    Scale 1:760,320. LC Railroad maps, 609 Description derived from published bibliography. Middle Atlantic states showing relief by hachures, drainage, counties, cities and towns, roads, and railroads with the main lines emphasized. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 58 x 46 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1887
  • The Union Pacific system of railroad and steamship lines, 1900.

    The Union Pacific system of railroad and steamship lines, 1900.

    Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 598 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the western United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network coded by color. Shows lines as reorganized by Edward H. Harriman after the business depression of 1893. It was incorporated again in 1897 and assumed operation February 1, 1898. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1900
  • Reconnaissance and survey of a railway route from Mississippi River, near 35th parallel north lat., Pacific Ocean.

    Reconnaissance and survey of a railway route from Mississippi...

    "Map no. 2." Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. 1 map ; 66 x 192 cm.

    • Contributor: Whipple, A. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Map of the Reading & Columbia Rail Road connecting New York via the Jersey Central, Reading and Columbia, with Baltimore and Washington, together with Western R.R. connections to Wheeling and Pittsburg [sic]; compiled by S. P. Kase.

    Map of the Reading & Columbia Rail Road connecting New York v...

    Scale ca. 1:600,000. LC Railroad maps, 543 Description derived from published bibliography. Sketch map of eastern Pennsylvania and northern Maryland indicating the railroad network and the connections with the coal fields. Shows major drainage, cities and towns, and four main coal field areas. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 44 x 67 cm.

    • Contributor: Kase, S. P.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Railroad map of Pennsylvania Company showing the Pennsylvania Railroad, Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne and Chicago Railway, Pittsburgh, Cincinnati and St. Louis Railway, and their connecting eastern and western lines.

    Railroad map of Pennsylvania Company showing the Pennsylvania...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 518 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the middle Atlantic and midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network with names of lines and mileage between stations. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 3 sheets, each 84 x 61 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Map of the Old Colony Rail Road with its branches & connecting roads, prepared under the direction of the Committee of Investigation, Jany. 1850, S. Dwight Eaton, Engr.

    Map of the Old Colony Rail Road with its branches & connectin...

    Scale ca. 1:150,000. LC Railroad maps, 506 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of eastern Massachusetts covering the area from Boston to Wood's Hole and west to Providence, R.I. Shows drainage, place names and counties, and indicates mileage between stations. The Old Colony Railroad is double-tracked from Boston, south to South Braintree. The line was incorporated in 1844. Available also through the Library of ...

    • Contributor: Ferguson, W. E.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map showing the Washington and Ohio Rail Road and its connections.

    Map showing the Washington and Ohio Rail Road and its connect...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 607 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern states showing drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, 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 66 x 124 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • Map and profile of the Orange and Alexandria Rail Road with its Warrenton Branch and a portion of the Manasses [sic] Gap Rail Road, to show its point of connection.

    Map and profile of the Orange and Alexandria Rail Road with i...

    Scale 1:126,720. LC Railroad maps, 508 Description derived from published bibliography. Printed topographic strip map with manuscript annotations to show the geologic structure along the route of the railroad. The Alexandria and the Chesapeake and Ohio canals and stage stable for horses used on the Piedmont stage route to North Carolina are also indicated. The Orange and Alexandria Railroad Company was founded in 1848 ...

    • Contributor: Faul, August
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • Map showing the Southern Maryland Railroad and its connections north, south, east, and west.

    Map showing the Southern Maryland Railroad and its connection...

    Scale 1:760,320. LC also has an edition c1881 which includes a statement of advantages for trade on the line. LC Railroad maps, 566 Description derived from published bibliography. Middle Atlantic states showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map of Pennsylvania Railroad with its connections, showing the different routes, projected or constructed between the seaboard & the western states.

    Map of Pennsylvania Railroad with its connections, showing th...

    Scale ca. 1:1,450,000. Across bottom of map: "Profile of Pennsylvania Rail Road." LC Railroad maps, 516 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern and north-central States showing the existing and projected railroad network. Chartered April 13, 1846. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 58 x 142 cm.

    • Contributor: Friend & Aub
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • Centennial American Republic and railroad map of the United States and of the Dominion of Canada. Compiled from the latest official sources.

    Centennial American Republic and railroad map of the United S...

    Scale ca. 1:4,400,000. Hand colored. LC Railroad maps, 57 Shows drainage, cities and towns,and the railroad network with names of lines. Includes distance chart and view of "Main building centennial exhibition, Philadelphia, 1876." [From published bibliography] Includes illus., text, distance chart, and view of "Main building centennial exhibition, Philadelphia, 1876." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. ...

    • Contributor: Watson, Gaylord
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1875
  • Map showing the Toledo, Peoria, & Warsaw Railway and its connections, 1867.

    Map showing the Toledo, Peoria, & Warsaw Railway and its conn...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 585 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the Midwest showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroads with emphasis on the main line. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 41 x 126 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • Map of the Sunbury and Erie Rail Road and its connections.

    Map of the Sunbury and Erie Rail Road and its connections.

    Scale ca. 1:1,500,000. LC Railroad maps, 571 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the northeastern and north-central United States overprinted in red to show the railroad network. Chartered April 3, 1837. See entry 573. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 70 x 126 cm.

    • Contributor: Faries, Robert
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Preliminary sketch of the Northern Pacific Rail Road exploration and survey, by I. I. Stevens, Governor of Washington Territory.

    Preliminary sketch of the Northern Pacific Rail Road explorat...

    Scale not given. "Proof corrected in Office of P.R.R. Surveys, Feb 10th 1855. All copies printed prior to this date contain errors. G. K. Warren. Lieut. Topl. Engrs." LC Railroad maps, 498 Description derived from published bibliography. Each sheet includes profile of ground covered. Sheet [1] From St Paul to Riviere des Lacs.--Sheet [2] From Riviere des Lacs to the Rocky Mountains.--Sheet [3] From ...

    • Contributor: Stevens, Isaac Ingalls
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Colton's new railroad & county map of the United States, the Canadas &c.

    Colton's new railroad & county map of the United States, the ...

    Scale ca. 1:3,120,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 25.7 "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by J. H. Colton." "Explanations" (i.e., legend) is pasted over the bottom margin. Map is colored to show "free, or non-slaveholding states" (pink), "border slave states" (yellow), and "seceded or confederate states" (green). Inset: Colton's map of the United States showing the proposed railroad ...

    • Contributor: Colton, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1862
  • Map of the country tributary to the Northern Pacific Railroad, compiled from English, Canadian, and American official sources and original surveys by Edward H. Knight, Jan. 1st 1871.

    Map of the country tributary to the Northern Pacific Railroad...

    Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 499 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of northwest part of United States and southwest part of Canada showing relief by hachures, drainage, isotherms, the wheat region, cities and towns, forts, routes and trails, the railroad network and the proposed Northern Pacific Railroad. The line was constructed under an act of Congress approved by Abraham Lincoln, July 2, ...

    • Contributor: Knight, E. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Map of the route of the Southern Continental R.R. with connections from Kansas City Mo., Ft. Smith Ark. and Shreveport La., giving a general view of the recent surveys of the Kansas Pacific Railway Co., across the continent made in 1867 & 1868, under the direction of Gen. Wm. J. Palmer, on the routes of the 32nd and 35th parallels together with compilations from Keeler's official map showing the central and northern routes to the Pacific and the intermediate topography.

    Map of the route of the Southern Continental R.R. with connec...

    Scale 1:3,801,600. LC Railroad maps, 565 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of the western United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, forts, military and Indian reservations, wagon roads, trails, routes of exploration, and the railroad network indicating finished, unfinished, and connecting lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 76 x ...

    • Contributor: Palmer, William Jackson
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1868
  • Map of the Ohio and Pennsylvania Railroad and connecting lines, Solomon W. Roberts, Chief Engineer.

    Map of the Ohio and Pennsylvania Railroad and connecting line...

    Scale ca. 1:1,500,000. LC Railroad maps, 504 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the northeastern and north-central states showing major drainage, relief by hachures in Ohio, place names, canals, and the railroad network. Chartered in 1848. Consolidated to form the Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne, and Chicago Railroad. See entry 534. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. ...

    • Contributor: Roberts, Solomon W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Maps showing the connections of the Northern and Southern West Virginia Railroad, with the three grand trunk railways which unite the Atlantic seaboard with the Ohio River.

    Maps showing the connections of the Northern and Southern Wes...

    Scale 1:760,320. LC Railroad maps, 497 Description derived from published bibliography. Main map shows central West Virginia including drainage, cities and towns, the coal region, and the railroads. General map shows northeastern United States with its railroad network. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 2 maps on one sheet, 77 x 46 cm.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • Railroad map of New Hampshire accompanying report of the railroad commissioners, 1894.

    Railroad map of New Hampshire accompanying report of the rail...

    Scale ca. 1:750,000. LC Railroad maps, 254 Description derived from published bibliography. Township and county map showing relief by hachures, cities and towns, and the railroad network distinguished by color and name. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. col. map 52 x 40 cm.

    • Contributor: New Hampshire. Railroad Commissioners
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1894