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Maps Complete map of the rail roads and water courses, in the United States & Canada.

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Title
Complete map of the rail roads and water courses, in the United States & Canada.
Summary
Map of the eastern half of the United States and part of Canada showing drainage, state boundaries, and place names. Shows steamboat routes and railroads in operation, in progress, and projected.
Contributor Names
Magnus, Charles.
Created / Published
New York, [1861]
Subject Headings
-  Railroads--United States--Maps
-  United States
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:5,800,000.
-  In lower margin of main map is printed "Entered, according to act of Congress, in the year 1859...." At the bottom edge below the inset neat lines is printed "Entered, according to act of Congress, in the year 1861...."
-  LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), 14.33
-  LC Railroad maps, 44
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Insets: Military map of Maryland & Virginia. 11 x 19 cm.--Map of northern military movements: between New York & St. Louis. 14 x 24 cm.--[View of the U.S. Capitol] 18 x 19 cm.--[Entrance to Mobile Bay] 18 x 13 cm.--[United States and the Gulf of Mexico]. 18 x 18 cm.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
col. map 58 x 68 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3701.P3 1861 .M3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3701p.rr000440
Library of Congress Control Number
98688331
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/98688331
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=98688331&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Magnus, Charles. Complete map of the rail roads and water courses, in the United States & Canada. [New York, 1861] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688331/. (Accessed August 25, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Magnus, C. (1861) Complete map of the rail roads and water courses, in the United States & Canada. [New York] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688331/.

MLA citation style:

Magnus, Charles. Complete map of the rail roads and water courses, in the United States & Canada. [New York, 1861] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/98688331/>.