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Map Chicago to San Franciso via the Burlington Route.

About this Item

Title

  • Chicago to San Franciso via the Burlington Route.

Summary

  • Stylized, diagramatic strip map in three sections: Chicago to Omaha; Omaha; Omaha to Salt Lake and Ogden (via the Union Pacific); Ogden to San Francisco (via the Central Pacific)

Names

  • H.R. Page & Co.
  • Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company.

Created / Published

  • Chicago, c1879.

Headings

  • -  Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company--Maps
  • -  Railroads--West (U.S.)--Maps
  • -  United States--West

Notes

  • -  Scale ca. 1:3,000,000.
  • -  LC Railroad maps, 356
  • -  Description derived from published bibliography.
  • -  See entries 373-375.
  • -  Contains profiles and elevation of lines, indicates geographic regions, industry and agriculture, mileage, stage connections, and railroads.
  • -  "The above three sections, showing the line of railroad from Chicago to San Francisco giving distances, elevations above the sea, quality of soil and country, population of towns and cities, lakes, rivers, mountains, connecting railroad lines, and all items of interest of which a traveller would desire to know, in regard to the Great Route Across the continent. Armed with this Guide, the passenger needs to further information."
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Medium

  • col. map 15 x 49 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G4051.P3 1879 .H15

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 98688607

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

H.R. Page & Co, and Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Chicago. Chicago to San Franciso via the Burlington Route. Chicago, 1879. Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/98688607/.

APA citation style:

H.R. Page & Co & Chicago, B. &. Q. R. C. (1879) Chicago to San Franciso via the Burlington Route. Chicago. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688607/.

MLA citation style:

H.R. Page & Co, and Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company Chicago. Chicago to San Franciso via the Burlington Route. Chicago, 1879. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/98688607/>.