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  • A correct map of the United States of America showing the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fé R.R. and connections.

    A correct map of the United States of America showing the Atc...

    Scale ca. 1:8,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 63 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, stations, and the railroad network with the ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888
  • Map showing the location of the road and the land grant of the Atlantic and Pacific R.R. in Arizona ... in New Mexico.

    Map showing the location of the road and the land grant of th...

    Scale 1:380,160. LC Railroad maps, 329 Description derived from published bibliography. Map showing portions of Arizona and New Mexico indicating land grants on either side of the right of way of the ...

    • Contributor: Atlantic and Pacific Railroad Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • [Outline map of the United States showing proposed railroad routes to the Pacific].

    [Outline map of the United States showing proposed railroad r...

    Scale ca. 1:7,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 22 Description derived from published bibliography. For a similar map see Carl I. Wheat's Mapping the Transmississippi West, v. 3 (San Francisco, Institute of Historical Cartography, ...

    • Contributor: McAlpine, William J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • 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, ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1875
  • From the northern boundary of California to the Columbia River : from explorations and surveys /

    From the northern boundary of California to the Columbia Rive...

    Scale 1:760,320. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Routes in Oregon and California. Map no. 2. "Drawn by John Young." From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad ...

    • Contributor: Williamson, R. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map of the Chicago, St. Paul & Fond du Lac Railroad.

    Map of the Chicago, St. Paul & Fond du Lac Railroad.

    Scale ca. 1:1,700,000. LC Railroad maps, 380 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of Wisconsin and parts of adjoining states showing major drainage, important cities, and the present and proposed railroad ...

    • Contributor: W. Endicott & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Official railroad map of Dakota issued by the railroad commissioners, November 1st, 1886.

    Official railroad map of Dakota issued by the railroad commis...

    Scale ca. 1:1,100,000. From Second Annual Report of the Board of Railroad Commissioners of the Territory of Dakota (Grand Forks, Dakota 1886) (HE2709.D2) LC Railroad maps, 275 Description derived from published bibliography. ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1886
  • Map of the United States and territories showing the extent of public surveys, Indian and military reservations, land grant R.R.; rail roads, canals, and other details

    Map of the United States and territories showing the extent o...

    Scale ca. 1:2,500,000. Relief shown by hachures. LC Railroad maps, 54 Detailed map of the continental United States showing drainage, state boundaries, cities and towns, canals, land grant railroads, completed railroads, railroads ...

    • Contributor: United States. General Land Office
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: Bayley, G. W. R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean; ordered by Jeff' Davis, Secretary of War to accompany the reports of the explorations for a railroad route.

    Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississipp...

    Shows Indian tribal locations, military posts, and routes and dates of expeditions and surveys. LC also has 1868 edition. Scale 1:3,000,000. Published to accompany Lt. G. K. Warren's memoir to accompany the ...

    • Contributor: Warren, G. K.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Official railroad map of Wisconsin, 1900 /

    Official railroad map of Wisconsin, 1900 /

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map : col. ; 104 x 85 cm.

    • Contributor: Railroad Commission of Wisconsin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1900
  • Map of the rail roads of the state of New York.

    Map of the rail roads of the state of New York.

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 266 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, canals, railroads in progress, proposed, and in operation. Shows connection with mineral areas ...

    • Contributor: Richmond, Van R.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • Rocky Mountains to Puget Sound : from explorations and surveys /

    Rocky Mountains to Puget Sound : from explorations and surveys /

    Scale 1:1,200,000. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Route near the 47th and 49th Parallels. Map no. 3. "Drawn by John Lambert, topographer of the exploration." From U.S. War Department, ...

    • Contributor: Lambert, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map of the lands of the Memphis & Little Rock Railroad Company (as reorganized) 1878.

    Map of the lands of the Memphis & Little Rock Railroad Compan...

    Scale 1:190,100. Annotated in ms. "All the original maps & profiles were burned up several years ago. S. S. Gameto." LC Railroad maps, 457 Description derived from published bibliography. Map covers part ...

    • Contributor: Woodward, Tiernan, and Hale
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1878
  • Map of part of New Hampshire and Massachusetts, showing the location of the Wilton and other railroads.

    Map of part of New Hampshire and Massachusetts, showing the l...

    Scale ca. 1:150,000. LC Railroad maps, 617 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows area of Cheshire, Hillsborough, and northern part of Middlesex county. Chartered December 28, 1844. Available also through the Library ...

    • Contributor: Wilton Railroad
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1847
  • Skeleton map showing the rail roads completed and in progress in the United States and their connection as proposed with the harbor of Pensacola, and its relative position to the various important ports on the Gulf of Mexico, the Atlantic coast and in the West Indies.

    Skeleton map showing the rail roads completed and in progress...

    Scale ca. 1:3,400,000. Hand colored. LC copy includes pencial annotations. LC Railroad maps, 11 Outline map of the eastern half of the United States indicating drainage, state boundaries, major cities, and constructed ...

    • Contributor: United States. Congress. House
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1848
  • Map of the railroads and canals, finished, unfinished, and in contemplation, in the United States /

    Map of the railroads and canals, finished, unfinished, and in...

    "August 1834." Relief shown by hachures. Shows a small portion of southern Ontario. Accompanied by text: A map of the railroads and canals in the United States and Canada, accompanied with a ...

    • Contributor: Norris, William
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1834
  • The New York Central & Hudson River R.R. and connections.

    The New York Central & Hudson River R.R. and connections.

    Scale not given. Across top of map: "The health and pleasure resorts of New York and New England..." LC Railroad maps, 487 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern United ...

    • Contributor: Daniels, George H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1893
  • Map showing the Houston & Texas Central Railroad and its connections, prepared at Colton's Geographic Establishment, N.Y., 1867.

    Map showing the Houston & Texas Central Railroad and its conn...

    Scale ca. 1:3,200,000. LC Railroad maps, 429 Description derived from published bibliography. Part of southwestern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network with emphasis ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • Map of passes in the Sierra Nevada from Walker's Pass to the Coast Range : from explorations and surveys /

    Map of passes in the Sierra Nevada from Walker's Pass to the ...

    Scale 1:240,000. At head of title: Routes in California to connect with the routes near the 32nd and 35th Parallels. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for ...

    • Contributor: Williamson, R. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map of the southern part of the United States, designed to accompany Appletons' R.R. Guide.

    Map of the southern part of the United States, designed to ac...

    Scale 1:3,500,000. LC Railroad maps, 135 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the southern states showing the railroad network. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...

    • Contributor: Wells, J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • Map of Long Island showing the Long Island Railroad.

    Map of Long Island showing the Long Island Railroad.

    Scale ca. 1:400,000. In upper right of map: Mileage of the Long Island R.R. LC has "Large version" c1886 which measures 39 x 107 cm. LC Railroad maps, 448 Description derived from ...

    • Contributor: Long Island Rail Road
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1884
  • Map of routes for a Pacific railroad, compiled to accompany a report of the Hon. Jefferson Davis, sec. of war.

    Map of routes for a Pacific railroad, compiled to accompany a...

    Scale 1:6,000,000. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. map 51 x 58 cm.

    • Contributor: Warren, G. K.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • 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. ...

    • Contributor: Dey, Peter Anthony
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Map of the Chester, Iron Mountain & Western Railroad and its connections.

    Map of the Chester, Iron Mountain & Western Railroad and its ...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 367 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of Missouri, Illinois, and vicinity. Shows drainage, cities and towns, the railroad network, coalfields, and iron and lead mines. Available ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Rail road map of the United States, showing the depots & stations.

    Rail road map of the United States, showing the depots & stat...

    Scale not given. Colored edition in Millard Fillmore map coll., no. 69. LC Railroad maps, 32 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of eastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities ...

    • Contributor: Ensign, Bridgman & Fanning
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1856
  • Lloyd's railroad, telegraph & express map of the United States and Canadas from official information.

    Lloyd's railroad, telegraph & express map of the United State...

    Scale ca. 1:2,300,000. Annotated in red and blue to show major railroad and steamboat lines in the North East. Map is incomplete, left side is missing DLC. Note: "The public are cautioned ...

    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • D.B. Cooke & Co's railway guide for Illinois shewing all the stations with their respective distances connecting with Chicago.

    D.B. Cooke & Co's railway guide for Illinois shewing all the ...

    Scale ca. 1:850,000. Hand colored. LC Railroad maps, 203 Outline map showing "R.R. in operation" and "R.R. in Progress." [From published bibliography] Shows railroads in operation and progress. Includes index, list of ...

    • Contributor: D.B. Cooke & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Map showing the Fredericksburg & Gordonsville Rail Road of Virginia, leading from Fredericksburg, via Orange C.H., to Charlottesville, where it connects with the Chesapeake & Ohio R.R. and the extension of the Orange & Alexandra R.R. to Lynchburg.

    Map showing the Fredericksburg & Gordonsville Rail Road of Vi...

    Scale 1:760,320. LC Railroad maps, 412 Description derived from published bibliography. Maps of the middle Atlantic states showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, canals, roads, and railroads, with emphasis on ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1869
  • Sketch of the states of Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island, and parts of New Hampshire & New York exhibiting the several rail road routes completed, constructing, chartered & contemplated; published by order of the Legislature of Massachusetts, 1846.

    Sketch of the states of Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode...

    Scale [ca. 1:700,000]. LC Railroad maps, 100 Description derived from published bibliography. General map showing drainage, cities, towns, state and county boundaries. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Archibald
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1846
  • Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway /

    Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway /

    LC North America, railroad maps, 44 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset map of the business district of Chicago, and 8 views. Timetables ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1874
  • Map showing the route of the Continental Railway and its connecting lines.

    Map showing the route of the Continental Railway and its conn...

    Scale 1:2,217,600. LC Railroad maps, 392 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • Map of the United States of America to accompany Doggett's Rail Road Guide.

    Map of the United States of America to accompany Doggett's Ra...

    Scale ca. 1:6,000,000. "The working lines of railroad are shown in color." From Doggett's Railroad Guide [1847] LC Railroad maps, 9 Description derived from published bibliography. Inset: Map of Oregon, California &c. ...

    • Contributor: Doggett, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1847
  • Distance map United States, Mexico and Canada.

    Distance map United States, Mexico and Canada.

    Includes distances for railroads, airways and ocean travel. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map ; 46 x 67 cm.

    • Contributor: F. E. Gallup Map Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1919
  • Map of the rail road surveys between Hillsborough & Chillicothe. Executed in February, March & April 1851 under the direction of B. H. Latrobe, civil engineer,

    Map of the rail road surveys between Hillsborough & Chillicot...

    Scale 1:63,360; 1 mile to the in. LC Railroad maps, 278 Map of part of Ohio indicating the located and explored railroad lines along the Milford and Chillicothe Turnpike. Shows "Air Lines ...

    • Contributor: Morris, Ellwood
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • Riviere des Lacs to the Rocky Mountains : from explorations and surveys /

    Riviere des Lacs to the Rocky Mountains : from explorations a...

    Scale 1:1,200,000. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Route near the 47th and 49th Parallels. Map no. 2. "Drawn by John Lambert. Topographer of the exploration, assisted by J. R. ...

    • Contributor: Lambert, John
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Railroad map of New England & eastern New York complied from the most authentic sources.

    Railroad map of New England & eastern New York complied from ...

    Scale [ca. 1:700,000]. LC Railroad maps, 102 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows county and township boundaries, and "Railroads completed, located and in progress." Inset: Boston & vicinity showing the Grand Junction ...

    • Contributor: Goldthwait, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1849
  • Telegraph and Rail Road map of the New England States.

    Telegraph and Rail Road map of the New England States.

    Scale ca. 1:775,000. LC also has 1855 edition. LC Railroad maps, 109 Description derived from published bibliography. Inset: Map of Boston showing the entrance of the Rail Roads. Circle, diameter 22 cm. ...

    • Contributor: Williams, Alexander
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1854
  • Colton's railroad map (intermediate size) of the United States reduced from "Colton's railroad and commercial map of the United States."

    Colton's railroad map (intermediate size) of the United State...

    Scale 1:2,217,600. LC Railroad maps, 50 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of the United States showing drainage, cities and towns, internal boundaries, railroads named along the line, and railroads under ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1870
  • J. Sage & Sons new & reliable rail road map, travellers edition, Eastern.

    J. Sage & Sons new & reliable rail road map, travellers editi...

    Scale 1:2,250,000. LC Railroad maps, 88 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern United States indicating stations along the completed railroad lines. Inset: Eastern Massachusetts and part of N. Hampshire, ...

    • Contributor: Sage (J.) & Sons
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Bridgman's new reversible railroad distance and township map of Ohio and United States compiled from the most authentic sources.

    Bridgman's new reversible railroad distance and township map ...

    Scale 1:567,500. LC Railroad maps, 281 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of Ohio including drainage, relief by hachures, cities and towns, and the railroad network with named lines. Includes a ...

    • Contributor: Bridgman, E. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • Map of the western railroads tributary to Philadelphia, with their rival lines; prepared under the direction of Charles Ellet Jr., Civil Engineer.

    Map of the western railroads tributary to Philadelphia, with ...

    Scale ca. 1:2,200,000. LC Railroad maps, 80 Description derived from published bibliography. Covers area from Jefferson City, Mo., to New Haven, Conn., and from Oswego, N.Y., to Blakely, N.C. Shows "Roads tributary ...

    • Contributor: Ellet, Charles
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1851
  • Map showing the Jackson, Lansing & Saginaw Railroad and its connections.

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

    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 ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • Map of Long Island showing the Long Island Railroad /

    Map of Long Island showing the Long Island Railroad /

    Shows passenger rail lines and principal place-names in red overprint. Also shows minor civil divisions (cities and townships). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC ...

    • Contributor: American Bank Note Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1895
  • Map of the rail roads of New Jersey 1887.

    Map of the rail roads of New Jersey 1887.

    Scale 1:285,120. LC Railroad maps, 257 Description derived from published bibliography. Township and county map showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad system with names. A table of railroads by system ...

    • Contributor: Van Cleef, John T.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1887
  • Railroad map of the state of New York to accompany the twelfth annual report of the Board of Railroad Commissioners of the State of New York, 1894.

    Railroad map of the state of New York to accompany the twelft...

    Scale not given. LC also has 1899 edition, for 17th annual report, c1900 by Colton, Ohman & Co. LC Railroad maps, 270 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, cities and towns, ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1894
  • New railway map of the United States.

    New railway map of the United States.

    Scale 1:1,267,200; statute miles 20 x 1 in. LC Railroad maps, 48 Detailed map of the eastern half of the United States to the 93d Meridian, framed in decorative borders. Indicates drainage, ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1867
  • General map of explorations and surveys in California /

    General map of explorations and surveys in California /

    Scale 1:600,000. At head of title: Routes in California to connect with the routes near the 32nd. and 35th. parallels. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for ...

    • Contributor: Williamson, R. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • New enlarged scale railroad and county map of California showing every railroad station and post office in the state.

    New enlarged scale railroad and county map of California show...

    Scale ca.1:1,200,000. LC Railroad maps, 189 Description derived from published bibliography. Indexed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, roads, and railroads. Inset: Rand McNally & Co.'s map of ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Goldthwait's map of the United States, British Provinces, Mexico, Central America, W. India Is. &c., exhibiting the railroads with their distances, single and double tracks and width of gauge.

    Goldthwait's map of the United States, British Provinces, Mex...

    Scale ca. 1:7,000,000. Population figures appear to the left and bottom of the map. "Principal forts and military stations in the U.S." are listed at the lower right of the map. LC ...

    • Contributor: Goldthwait, J. H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1861
  • 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. ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map of the Marietta and Pittsburgh Railroad and its connections.

    Map of the Marietta and Pittsburgh Railroad and its connections.

    Scale 1:1,300,000. LC Railroad maps, 456 Description derived from published bibliography. Detailed map of Ohio and vicinity showing drainage, cities and towns, mineral deposits, and the railroad network, with emphasis on the ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Proposed line of rail roads and hotels.

    Proposed line of rail roads and hotels.

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map : col. ; 49 x 59 cm.

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1900
  • Map of principal transportation lines of the United States /

    Map of principal transportation lines of the United States /

    Includes key and travel distance table. On verso: populations of principal cities 1920 and 1910. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map : col. ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1921
  • Map of the surveys of the Cincinnati Railway, W.A. Gunn, Ch. Eng.

    Map of the surveys of the Cincinnati Railway, W.A. Gunn, Ch. ...

    Scale 1:633,600. LC Railroad maps, 381 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of central Kentucky and Tennessee with railroads in red. Note: "Figures in red are county populations. Surveyed routes, profiles ...

    • Contributor: Hinamn, Russell
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1873
  • Map showing the route and connections of the Wheeling and Cincinnati Mineral Railway.

    Map showing the route and connections of the Wheeling and Cin...

    Scale ca. 1:800,000. "Map Designed by Thomas R. Sharp, Consulting Engineer ". LC Railroad maps, 616 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of Ohio showing drainage, cities and towns, townships and countries, ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1874
  • Map showing the line of the Louisville, New Albany, and St. Louis Air Line Railroad and its connections.

    Map showing the line of the Louisville, New Albany, and St. L...

    Scale 1:2,217,600. LC Railroad maps, 451 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the middle Atlantic and central United States showing drainage, cities and towns, state and county boundaries, and the railroad ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1872
  • Maps showing the Boston Hoosac Tunnel and Western Railway with its eastern and western connections.

    Maps showing the Boston Hoosac Tunnel and Western Railway wit...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 351 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the northeastern United States showing drainage, counties, cities and towns, and the railroad network. Inset: Special map of the ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Railroad map of North Carolina, 1900, examined and authorized by the North Carolina corporation commission.

    Railroad map of North Carolina, 1900, examined and authorized...

    Scale 1:601,920. Printed on tracing cloth. LC Railroad maps, 274 Description derived from published bibliography. Includes relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network. In lower left: List of ...

    • Contributor: Brown, H. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1900
  • Railroad map of Michigan prepared for the commissioner of railroads.

    Railroad map of Michigan prepared for the commissioner of rai...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 238 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, cities and towns, and railroads in color. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1876
  • Map shewing the principal rail-road routes in the eastern, middle & western states, & exhibiting the New-York & Erie Rail-Road, with its branches and connections, completed or in progress.

    Map shewing the principal rail-road routes in the eastern, mi...

    Scale ca. 1:1,350,000. LC Railroad maps, 482 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the northeastern and north-central United States showing the railroad network. See entry 404. Available also through the ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • Map and profile of the Cañada de las Uvas : from explorations and surveys /

    Map and profile of the Cañada de las Uvas : from explorations...

    Scale 1:60,000. At head of title: Routes in California to connect with the routes near the 32nd and 35th Parallels. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for ...

    • Contributor: Williamson, R. S.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • A map of the Virginia Central Railroad, west of the Blue Ridge, and the preliminary surveys, with a profile of the grades.

    A map of the Virginia Central Railroad, west of the Blue Ridg...

    Scale ca. 1:160,000. Relief shown by hachures. LC Railroad maps, 602 Detailed topographic map between Waynesboro and Covington showing relief by hachures, drainage, county roads and turnpikes, railroad lines, and "preliminary lines," ...

    • Contributor: Citti, L. F.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1860
  • A new and complete county map of all the rail roads in the United States & Canadas in operation & progress.

    A new and complete county map of all the rail roads in the Un...

    Scale 1:2,112,000. Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1857 by Wm. Perris. LC Railroad maps, 34 Description derived from published bibliography. Covers the eastern half of the United States. ...

    • Contributor: Schultz, John H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1857
  • Boston & Maine Railroad and connections.

    Boston & Maine Railroad and connections.

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 347 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of New England and part of Canada showing relief by hachures, major drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, and ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1898
  • Harper's cereographic map of the United States and Canada : showing the canals, rail roads, and principal stage routes /

    Harper's cereographic map of the United States and Canada : s...

    Shows only southeastern and southwestern portions of Canada. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes 24 insets, ...

    • Contributor: Breese, Samuel
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1847
  • Railroad map of Indiana, by Col. Thomas A. Morris, Civil Engineer,

    Railroad map of Indiana, by Col. Thomas A. Morris, Civil Engi...

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 208 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows counties and county seats. A projected railroad is shown between Crawfordville and Bedford. Similar to 1852 edition but does ...

    • Contributor: Morris, Thomas A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map showing the Pacific Railroad of Missouri.

    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 ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1865
  • Map of the European and North American Railway, showing its connection with the railways of the United States & Canada; made by direction of His Excellency John Hubbard, Governor of Maine under the resolve of Aug. 20th 1850.

    Map of the European and North American Railway, showing its c...

    Scale [ca. 1:1,625,000]. LC Railroad maps, 105 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows New England, eastern New York, and the Maritime Provinces. Gives completed, in progress, and proposed railroads. Indicates drainage, state ...

    • Contributor: Morton, A. C.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1850
  • Map exhibiting the rail road, canal, lake, and river routes from New York and Boston to the west : via Ocdensburgh [sic] and Sacket's [sic] Harbor, N.Y.

    Map exhibiting the rail road, canal, lake, and river routes f...

    Covers New York State and New England (west of Portland, Me.). Also shows railroads completed, under construction, chartered, and/or planned. Does not contain statement of attribution. Relief shown by hachures. Available also ...

    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1849
  • Uncle Sam and his search light looking over the "Port Arthur route".

    Uncle Sam and his search light looking over the "Port Arthur ...

    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 1 map : col. ; 49 x 80 cm.

    • Contributor: Hornbeck, F. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1896
  • Map showing the line of the Virginia, Tennessee, & Georgia Air Line composed of the Shenandoah Valley R.R., Norfolk & Western R.R. and the East Tennessee, Virginia, & Georgia R.R.

    Map showing the line of the Virginia, Tennessee, & Georgia Ai...

    Scale 1:3,800,000. LC Railroad maps, 604 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the southern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, table of distances, and the railroads distinguished by ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Correct map of the Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Rail Road and its principal connecting lines.

    Correct map of the Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Rail Road ...

    Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 374 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the United States, eastern and western sheets, with relief by hachuring, drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, and ...

    • Contributor: Cram, George Franklin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Map of the Cincinnati Southern Railway and connections ... Published for the Cincinnati Southern Railway.

    Map of the Cincinnati Southern Railway and connections ... Pu...

    Scale not given. LC Railroad maps, 382 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the eastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, and the railroad network ...

    • Contributor: Mendenhall, Edward
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1879
  • Map of the projected railway from Harrisburg to Pittsburg [sic] with proposed extensions to Cleveland, Cincinnati and St. Louis, in connexion [sic] with the public works of Pennsylvania, Ohio, Indiana and Illinois /

    Map of the projected railway from Harrisburg to Pittsburg [si...

    Scale [ca. 1:2,200,000]. Shows table of distances and maximum grades. LC Railroad maps, 72 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map showing major drainage, some relief by hachures, state boundaries, canals, and ...

    • Contributor: Sheaff, J. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1840
  • The railroad system of Texas on September 1st, 1883 /

    The railroad system of Texas on September 1st, 1883 /

    Relief shown by hachures. "Published in the statistical edition of the Galveston news, September 1st, 1883." Includes tables showing "Railroad construction in the United States" and "Railroad towns in Texas having a ...

    • Contributor: Hensoldt, E. A.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Map showing the Burlington Cedar Rapids and Minnesota Railway and its connections.

    Map showing the Burlington Cedar Rapids and Minnesota Railway...

    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 ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1868
  • Indexed railroad and county map of Georgia.

    Indexed railroad and county map of Georgia.

    Scale ca. 1:220,000. Signed in ms.: "Alfred H. Brooks." LC Railroad maps, 198 Description derived from published bibliography. Indexed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, county and township boundaries. ...

    • Contributor: Cram, George Franklin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Map of Long Island showing the Long Island Railroad and its leased lines.

    Map of Long Island showing the Long Island Railroad and its l...

    Scale ca. 1:400,000. LC Railroad maps, 447 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows all of New York City and Long Island. Indicates drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Map of the Southern Express Company.

    Map of the Southern Express Company.

    Scale ca. 1:2,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 145 Outline railroad map of the southern states printed on heavy paper, indicating the railroad network, with stations and names of railroad companies along each line. ...

    • Contributor: Richardson, Alfred M.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1884
  • Map of the country embracing the various routes surveyed for the Balt. & Ohio Rail Road by order of the Board of Engineers.

    Map of the country embracing the various routes surveyed for ...

    Scale ca. 1:193,000. Relief shown by hachures. LC Railroad maps, 332 Map of Baltimore, Ann Arundel, Montgomery, Frederick, and Washington counties, Md, showing drainage, roads, and important place names. [From published bibliography] ...

    • Contributor: Barney, Joshua
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1831
  • Map showing the route and connections of the Memphis and New Orleans Railroad.

    Map showing the route and connections of the Memphis and New ...

    Scale 1:1,267,200. LC Railroad maps, 458 Description derived from published bibliography. Gulf states showing drainage, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network, with emphasis on the main line. Available also through ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1882
  • Map of the Seaboard & Roanoke Railroad from Portsmouth, Va. to Weldon, N.C. showing its connection with railroad & steamboat routes,

    Map of the Seaboard & Roanoke Railroad from Portsmouth, Va. t...

    Scale ca. 1:3,250,000. LC Railroad maps, 557 Outline map showing area from Pottsville, Pa., to Macon, Ga. [From published bibliography] Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster ...

    • Contributor: Carter, T. J.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1847
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1868
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1871
  • Map of United States military rail roads, showing the rail roads operated during the war from 1862-1866, as military lines

    Map of United States military rail roads, showing the rail ro...

    Scale ca. 1:1,875,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 56 Map of the Southeast showing towns, forts, rivers, and state boundaries. Railroad gauges are printed in color. Engraver's name appears below the ...

    • Contributor: Bien, Julius
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1866
  • From the valley of Green River to the Great Salt Lake.

    From the valley of Green River to the Great Salt Lake.

    Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 41st Parallel. Map no. 1. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi ...

    • Contributor: Egloffstein, F. W.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1859
  • Map of the Lexington and Big Sandy Railroad showing the connections, 1853, J. B. Westbrook, Chief Engineer.

    Map of the Lexington and Big Sandy Railroad showing the conne...

    Scale ca. 1:1,700,000. LC Railroad maps, 442 Description derived from published bibliography. Outline map of the middle Atlantic and midwestern states showing the railroad network in operation and under construction. Chartered in ...

    • Contributor: Westbrook, J. B.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1853
  • 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 ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1881
  • Galbraith's railway mail service maps, Michigan.

    Galbraith's railway mail service maps, Michigan.

    Scale not given. LC has another copy in 4 sheets. LC Railroad maps, 240 Description derived from published bibliography. One of eight large-scale pictorial maps of midwestern states showing routes and post ...

    • Contributor: Galbraith, Frank H.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1897
  • A map of the Georgia Rail Road and the several lines of railroad connecting with it, Febr. 1839.

    A map of the Georgia Rail Road and the several lines of railr...

    Scale 1:2,000,000. "The Georgia Rail-Road extends from Augusta Geo. The head of navigation on the Savannah River to the Western and Atlantic Rail-Road-which it joins--near Decatur. Length 165 miles. Length of W ...

    • Contributor: Thomson, J. Edgar
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1839
  • Map of the rail roads of the state of New York showing the stations, distances & connections with other roads; Thos. Pentingale, L.P. Behn.

    Map of the rail roads of the state of New York showing the st...

    Scale ca. 1:1,000,000. LC Railroad maps, 264 Description derived from published bibliography. Outside the neat line are lists of distances arranged by individual railroad companies. "Connections with other roads" are listed across ...

    • Contributor: Petingale, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1858
  • Railroad commissioner's map of Mississippi.

    Railroad commissioner's map of Mississippi.

    Scale ca. 1:1,150,000. LC also has an 1898 edition. LC Railroad maps, 243 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network with ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1888
  • Cram's township and railroad map of Wyoming.

    Cram's township and railroad map of Wyoming.

    Scale ca. 1:1,250,000. Title from cover. LC Railroad maps, 314 Description derived from published bibliography. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, townships and counties, roads, and railroads distinguished by name ...

    • Contributor: Cram, George Franklin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1895
  • Map exhibiting the several Pacific railroads

    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 ...

    • Contributor: United States. Department of Commerce and Labor. Bureau of Statistics
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Map showing location of lands belonging to the Iowa Rail Road Land Company Iowa Falls, and Sioux City R.R. Land Company Sioux City, and Pacific Land Company & Elkhorn Land Company, J. T. McAlvin, Del. I.R.R. Land Department, Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1871.

    Map showing location of lands belonging to the Iowa Rail Road...

    Scale Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1857 1:1,250,000. LC Railroad maps, 436 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the midwestern states showing drainage, township and counties, land ...

    • 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. ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Map of the Manassas Gap Railroad and its extensions; September, 1855.

    Map of the Manassas Gap Railroad and its extensions; Septembe...

    Scale 1:253,440. LC Railroad maps, 453 Description derived from published bibliography. Topographical map of part of northern Virginia showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, roads, and railroads with distances. ...

    • Contributor: Dwyer, Thomas
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1855
  • Map showing the route of the Louisville, New Orleans, and Texas Railroad and its connecting lines.

    Map showing the route of the Louisville, New Orleans, and Tex...

    Scale ca. 1:3,800,000. LC Railroad maps, 452 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, state boundaries, cities and towns, and the railroad network with ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • New map of the Union Pacific Railway, the short, quick and safe line to all points west.

    New map of the Union Pacific Railway, the short, quick and sa...

    Scale ca. 1:4,000,000. Across top of map: Union Pacific Railway and connections. LC Railroad maps, 595 Description derived from published bibliography. County map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, ...

    • Contributor: Rand Mcnally and Company
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1883
  • Map of railroad line commencing at a point on the West-Philadelphia R.R. 4 miles below its junction with the Columbia R.R. & terminating at the R.R. bridge at Gray's Ferry; showing it to be the easiest & most economical route for avoiding the inclined plans & approaching the city of Philadelphia; surveyed February, 1849.

    Map of railroad line commencing at a point on the West-Philad...

    Scale 1:9,600. Across bottom of map: "Profiles of ground." 6 x 56 cm. LC Railroad maps, 611 Description derived from published bibliography. The distance and cost of grading is tabulated at the ...

    • Contributor: Howell, Courtland D.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1849
  • Map showing the Geneva & Hornellsville Railroad and its connections.

    Map showing the Geneva & Hornellsville Railroad and its conne...

    Scale 1:570,240. LC Railroad maps, 415 Description derived from published bibliography. Map of western New York and part of Pennsylvania showing drainage, cities and towns, counties, and the railroads with emphasis on ...

    • Contributor: G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co.
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1875
  • Cram's rail road and township map of Nebraska.

    Cram's rail road and township map of Nebraska.

    Scale ca. 1:1,100,000. LC Railroad maps, 251 Description derived from published bibliography. Indexed township and county map showing relief by hachures, drainage, and cities and towns. Railroads are distinguished by color. Available ...

    • Contributor: Cram, George Franklin
    • Original Format: Maps
    • Date: 1879