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Maps Watson's new rail-road and distance map of the United States and Canada, 1871; compiled from the latest official sources.

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Title
Watson's new rail-road and distance map of the United States and Canada, 1871; compiled from the latest official sources.
Summary
Eastern half of the United States showing drainage, cities and towns, counties, and the railroads with mileage and names of lines. Smithsonian Deposit May 27, 1931.
Contributor Names
Watson, Gaylord.
Created / Published
New York, 1871, c1868.
Subject Headings
-  Railroads--United States--Maps
-  Railroads--Canada--Maps
-  United States
-  Canada
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:2,300,000.
-  "Special railroad maps to accompany reports &c., prepared at short notice, and in best style. Address Gaylord Watson, 16 Beckman Street, New York."
-  Annotated in colored crayons to show "Voyage of duck-boat Centennial Republic" and "paper canoe Maria Theresa."
-  LC Railroad maps, 52
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Insets: Routes of the Union Pacific Railroads. 40 x 9 cm.--Vicinity of New York. 12 x 12 cm.--Vicinity of Philadelphia. 9 x 16 cm.--Vicinity of Boston. 17 x 13 cm.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
col. map 94 x 120 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3701.P3 1871 .W3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3701p.rr000520
Library of Congress Control Number
98688337
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/98688337
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=98688337&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Watson, Gaylord. Watson's new rail-road and distance map of the United States and Canada, 1871; compiled from the latest official sources. New York, 1871, 1871. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688337/. (Accessed October 01, 2016.)

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Watson, G. (1871) Watson's new rail-road and distance map of the United States and Canada, 1871; compiled from the latest official sources. New York, 1871. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688337/.

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Watson, Gaylord. Watson's new rail-road and distance map of the United States and Canada, 1871; compiled from the latest official sources. New York, 1871, 1871. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/98688337/>.