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Maps Map exhibiting the fixed location of the main trunk of the New-Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Railroad of Louisiana, together with its proposed branches, connections and extensions in Louisiana, Arkansas & Texas; also its connecting steamship routes from Berwicks Bay to ports in the Gulf of Mexico, together with the advantages in point of directness & diminished distance to the Pacific Coast, New Orleans, La. January 24th, 1859.

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Title
Map exhibiting the fixed location of the main trunk of the New-Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Railroad of Louisiana, together with its proposed branches, connections and extensions in Louisiana, Arkansas & Texas; also its connecting steamship routes from Berwicks Bay to ports in the Gulf of Mexico, together with the advantages in point of directness & diminished distance to the Pacific Coast, New Orleans, La. January 24th, 1859.
Summary
Outline map of the south-central states from Mississippi to the Rio Grande. Shows the "Wheat Region of Texas." Indicates completed, located and proposed lines. Table of distances in left side of map.
Contributor Names
Bayley, G. W. R.
New Orleans, Opelousas, and Great Western Railroad Company.
Created / Published
New Orleans, 1859.
Subject Headings
-  New Orleans, Opelousas, and Great Western Railroad Company--Maps
-  Railroads--Southwest, Old--Maps
-  United States--Southwest, Old
Notes
-  Scale 1:1,267,200.
-  LC Railroad maps, 479
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
map 64 x 94 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3991.P3 1859 .B3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3991p.rr004790
Library of Congress Control Number
98688729
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/98688729
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=98688729&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Bayley, G. W. R, and Opelousas New Orleans. Map exhibiting the fixed location of the main trunk of the New-Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Railroad of Louisiana, together with its proposed branches, connections and extensions in Louisiana, Arkansas & Texas; also its connecting steamship routes from Berwicks Bay to ports in the Gulf of Mexico, together with the advantages in point of directness & diminished distance to the Pacific Coast, New Orleans, La. January 24th, 1859. New Orleans, 1859. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688729/. (Accessed July 27, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Bayley, G. W. R. & New Orleans, O. (1859) Map exhibiting the fixed location of the main trunk of the New-Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Railroad of Louisiana, together with its proposed branches, connections and extensions in Louisiana, Arkansas & Texas; also its connecting steamship routes from Berwicks Bay to ports in the Gulf of Mexico, together with the advantages in point of directness & diminished distance to the Pacific Coast, New Orleans, La. January 24th, 1859. New Orleans. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688729/.

MLA citation style:

Bayley, G. W. R, and Opelousas New Orleans. Map exhibiting the fixed location of the main trunk of the New-Orleans, Opelousas & Great Western Railroad of Louisiana, together with its proposed branches, connections and extensions in Louisiana, Arkansas & Texas; also its connecting steamship routes from Berwicks Bay to ports in the Gulf of Mexico, together with the advantages in point of directness & diminished distance to the Pacific Coast, New Orleans, La. January 24th, 1859. New Orleans, 1859. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/98688729/>.