Map Map & profile of the location of the Baltimore & Ohio Rail Road from Cumberland to Wheeling showing also the various routes surveyed from the 1836 to the final establishment in 1850 of the line upon which the road is being constructed; Benj. H. Latrobe, Chief Engineer; drawn by Albert Fink, Baltimore 1850.

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Title

  • Map & profile of the location of the Baltimore & Ohio Rail Road from Cumberland to Wheeling showing also the various routes surveyed from the 1836 to the final establishment in 1850 of the line upon which the road is being constructed; Benj. H. Latrobe, Chief Engineer; drawn by Albert Fink, Baltimore 1850.

Summary

  • Topographical map of part of the middle Atlantic region showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, roads, turnpikes, railroads in operation, final location of lines, surveyed lines, and rejected lines.

Contributor Names

  • Fink, Albert, 1827-1897.
  • Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company.

Created / Published

  • Baltimore, 1850.

Subject Headings

  • -  Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company--Maps
  • -  Railroads--Middle Atlantic States--Maps
  • -  United States--Middle Atlantic States

Notes

  • -  Scale 1:126,720.
  • -  LC Railroad maps, 336
  • -  Description derived from published bibliography.
  • -  Includes profiles.
  • -  On the verso in ms: U.S. Engineers. O. Linneman, C. E. 11 July 1857.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Medium

  • col. map 85 x 165 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3791.P3 1850 .F5

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 98688591

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Fink, Albert, and Baltimore And Ohio Railroad Company. Map & profile of the location of the Baltimore & Ohio Rail Road from Cumberland to Wheeling showing also the various routes surveyed from theto the final establishment in 1850 of the line upon which the road is being constructed; Benj. H. Latrobe, Chief Engineer; drawn by Albert Fink, Baltimore 1850. Baltimore, 1850. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/98688591/.

APA citation style:

Fink, A. & Baltimore And Ohio Railroad Company. (1850) Map & profile of the location of the Baltimore & Ohio Rail Road from Cumberland to Wheeling showing also the various routes surveyed from theto the final establishment in 1850 of the line upon which the road is being constructed; Benj. H. Latrobe, Chief Engineer; drawn by Albert Fink, Baltimore 1850. Baltimore. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688591/.

MLA citation style:

Fink, Albert, and Baltimore And Ohio Railroad Company. Map & profile of the location of the Baltimore & Ohio Rail Road from Cumberland to Wheeling showing also the various routes surveyed from theto the final establishment in 1850 of the line upon which the road is being constructed; Benj. H. Latrobe, Chief Engineer; drawn by Albert Fink, Baltimore 1850. Baltimore, 1850. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/98688591/>.