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Map A map illustrative of the route of the proposed railroad : from St. Louis to the Bay of San Francisco

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Title

  • A map illustrative of the route of the proposed railroad : from St. Louis to the Bay of San Francisco

Summary

  • "The red line indicates the route of the Railroad. The green line is the route followed by Col. Fremont from the South Pass to Humboldt River."

Names

  • Dearborn, W. L. (William L.)

Created / Published

  • Boston, [1850]

Headings

  • -  Railroads--West (U.S.)--Maps
  • -  United States--West

Notes

  • -  Scale ca. 1:3,000,000.
  • -  From "Description of a Rail Road Route, from St Louis to San Francisco," in letters to P. P. F. Degrand, from W. L. Dearborn, 1849. Boston, 1850.
  • -  LC Railroad maps, 146
  • -  Description derived from published bibliography.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Medium

  • col. map 23 x 120 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G4051.P3 1850 .D4

Repository

  • Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540 to 4650 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 98688414

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Dearborn, W. L. A map illustrative of the route of the proposed railroad: from St. Louis to the Bay of San Francisco. [Boston, 1850] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/98688414/.

APA citation style:

Dearborn, W. L. (1850) A map illustrative of the route of the proposed railroad: from St. Louis to the Bay of San Francisco. [Boston] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688414/.

MLA citation style:

Dearborn, W. L. A map illustrative of the route of the proposed railroad: from St. Louis to the Bay of San Francisco. [Boston, 1850] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/98688414/>.