Collection Railroad Maps, 1828 to 1900
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MapMap showing the line of the Louisville, New Albany, and St. Louis Air Line Railroad and its connections. Map of the middle Atlantic and central United States showing drainage, cities and towns, state and county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main lines. Indicates coal field in Illinois and Indiana.
- Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Louisville, New Albany, and St. Louis Air Line Railway Company
- Date: 1872
MapRail road and county map of Illinois showing its internal improvements 1854. Detailed map indicating drainage, place names, roads and railroads. Text, including a list of Illinois railroads and their connections, appears on both sides and bottom of the map.
- Contributor: Ensign, Bridgman & Fanning
- Date: 1854
MapSectional map of the state of Illinois : especially exhibiting the exact boundaries of counties as established by law and the general topography of the state as towns, streams, lakes, ponds, bluffs, ... Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, minerals, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, roads, and railroads.
- Contributor: Richter, Leopold
- Date: 1861
MapD.B. Cooke & Co's railway guide for Illinois shewing all the stations with their respective distances connecting with Chicago. Outline map showing "R.R. in operation" and "R.R. in Progress." [From published bibliography]
- Contributor: D. Cooke & Co.
- Date: 1855
MapG. Woolworth Colton's railroad map of Illinois. Township map showing place names, counties, and the railroad system. At bottom of the map appear statements about the economic conditions of the state and its railroads.
- Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Colton, G. Woolworth
- Date: 1861
MapGalbraith's railway mail service maps, Illinois. One of eight large-scale pictorial maps of midwestern states showing routes and post offices of the Railway Mail Service. Designed by Chicago railway mail clerk Frank H. Galbraith to help employees of the Railway Mail Service quickly locate counties and post offices. The maps were rented for practicing or prospective workers who numbered over 6,000 and traveled over a million miles a year on ...
- Contributor: Galbraith, Frank H. - United States. Railway Mail Service
- Date: 1897
MapRailroad map of Illinois prepared under the direction of, and presented by, Cicero J. Lindly, Chas. S. Rannells, and Jos. E. Bidwell, railroad and warehouse commissioners. April 1, 1898. Shows drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network coded by color.
- Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
- Date: 1898
MapMap of the Chicago, St. Paul & Fond du Lac Railroad. Outline map of Wisconsin and parts of adjoining states showing major drainage, important cities, and the present and proposed railroad network.
- Contributor: W. Endicott & Co. - Chicago, St. Paul & Fond Du Lac Rail-Road Company
- Date: 1855
MapFox River Valley R.R. in Wisconsin with its connections. Shows area of southern Wisconsin and northern Illinois. Indicates county boundaries, larger cities, and some drainage. The line was chartered in 1852 and constructed in 1854.
- Contributor: Lipman & Riddle - Fox River Valley Railroad
- Date: 1857
MapMap of the Hannibal & St. Joseph Railroad and its connections published by the American Railway Review, New York. Township map of northern Missouri and parts of Kansas and Illinois showing rivers, place names, railroads, and the land grant to the Hannibal & St. Joseph Railroad. Profile of the railroad is shown across bottom of map. Chartered in 1847 and completed in 1859.
- Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Hannibal and St. Joseph Railroad Company - Colton, G. Woolworth
- Date: 1860
MapHannibal & St. Joseph Railway & connections. Small sketch map showing drainage and the major cities and towns in the midwest. Includes railroad stations along a heavy distorted line representing the main railroad line in Missouri. This is an early example of the typical timetable map developed in the 1870's which was designed to place emphasis on specific routes.
- Contributor: Thomas, G. F. - Hannibal and St. Joseph Railroad Company
- Date: 1863