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Map Map showing the N.E. & S.W. Alabama R.R. with its connections also the principal routes between New York and New Orleans.

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Title

  • Map showing the N.E. & S.W. Alabama R.R. with its connections also the principal routes between New York and New Orleans.

Summary

  • Outline map of the eastern United states including Cuba and the Gulf of Mexico. Shows the railroad network and steamship routes. Indicates the railroad land grant and the coal and iron deposits in Alabama. Distances from Washington, D.C., to New Orleans, La. are shown below the title. Chartered in 1853 and 1854. Consolidated with the Wills Valley Railroad, forming the Alabama and Chattanooga Railroad.

Names

  • Hoyer & Ludwig.
  • North East and South West Alabama Railroad.

Created / Published

  • Richmond, Va., [185-]

Headings

  • -  North East and South West Alabama Railroad
  • -  Railroads--United States--Maps
  • -  Railroad land grants--Alabama--Maps
  • -  Mines and mineral resources--Alabama--Maps
  • -  United States
  • -  United States--Alabama

Notes

  • -  Scale ca. 1:5,000,000.
  • -  LC Railroad maps, 494
  • -  Description derived from published bibliography.
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Medium

  • col. map 71 x 55 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3701.P3 185- .H6

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 98688742

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Hoyer & Ludwig, and North East And South West Alabama Railroad. Map showing the N.E. & S.W. Alabama R.R. with its connections also the principal routes between New York and New Orleans. [Richmond, Va., 185, 1850] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/98688742/.

APA citation style:

Hoyer & Ludwig & North East And South West Alabama Railroad. (1850) Map showing the N.E. & S.W. Alabama R.R. with its connections also the principal routes between New York and New Orleans. [Richmond, Va., 185] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688742/.

MLA citation style:

Hoyer & Ludwig, and North East And South West Alabama Railroad. Map showing the N.E. & S.W. Alabama R.R. with its connections also the principal routes between New York and New Orleans. [Richmond, Va., 185, 1850] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/98688742/>.