Maps Map showing the location of Sacramento Valley Railroad, Cal. Sacramento, Septr., 1854; T.D. Judah, Chief Engineer.

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Title
Map showing the location of Sacramento Valley Railroad, Cal. Sacramento, Septr., 1854; T.D. Judah, Chief Engineer.
Summary
Sketch map of the first railroad in California, with projected extensions to San Francisco, Sonora, and Tehama, made by the engineer who built the Sacramento Valley Railroad.
Contributor Names
Judah, Theodore D. (Theodore Dehone), 1826-1863.
Sacramento Valley Railroad.
Created / Published
San Francisco, [1854]
Subject Headings
-  Sacramento Valley Railroad
-  Railroads--California--Maps
-  United States--California
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:1,100,000.
-  From Report of the Chief Engineer of the Preliminary Surveys and Future Business of the Sacramento Valley Railroad (Sacramento, Democratic State Journal, 1854)
-  LC also has his September 16, 1854, map of this line measuring 69 x 43 cm.
-  LC Railroad maps, 552
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
map 27 x 55 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G4361.P3 1854 .J8
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4361p.rr005520
Library of Congress Control Number
98688796
Online Format
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LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/98688796
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=98688796&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Judah, Theodore D, and Sacramento Valley Railroad. Map showing the location of Sacramento Valley Railroad, Cal. Sacramento, Septr., 1854; T.D. Judah, Chief Engineer. [San Francisco, 1854] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688796/. (Accessed December 05, 2016.)

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Judah, T. D. & Sacramento Valley Railroad. (1854) Map showing the location of Sacramento Valley Railroad, Cal. Sacramento, Septr., 1854; T.D. Judah, Chief Engineer. [San Francisco] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688796/.

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Judah, Theodore D, and Sacramento Valley Railroad. Map showing the location of Sacramento Valley Railroad, Cal. Sacramento, Septr., 1854; T.D. Judah, Chief Engineer. [San Francisco, 1854] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/98688796/>.