Collection Items

  • Map
    Bird's-eye-view of the business district of Chicago. Perspective map not drawn to scale. Oriented with north to the right. LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 153 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Indexed for points of interest. AACR2
    • Contributor: Poole Brothers
    • Date: 1898
  • Map
    All elevated trains in Chicago stop at the Chicago Rock Island and Pacific Railway Station, only one on the Loop C² 29397 U.S. Copyright Office Shows Rock Island ticket offices and stations, cable and electric street car system, and elevated system in the city. Title in Copyright record, v. 15, 1897: Birdseye view of portion of Chicago showing elevated railway system and Loop in connection with Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific and Lake Shore & Michigan Southern Railway Stations. Available also through the Library...
    • Contributor: Poole Brothers - Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railway Company
    • Date: 1897