Maps Colton's new railroad & county map of the United States, the Canadas &c.

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Title
Colton's new railroad & county map of the United States, the Canadas &c.
Contributor Names
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893.
Created / Published
New York, J. H. Colton, 1862.
Subject Headings
-  United States--Maps
-  United States
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:3,120,000.
-  LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 25.7
-  "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by J. H. Colton."
-  "Explanations" (i.e., legend) is pasted over the bottom margin. Map is colored to show "free, or non-slaveholding states" (pink), "border slave states" (yellow), and "seceded or confederate states" (green).
-  Inset: Colton's map of the United States showing the proposed railroad routes to the Pacific Ocean. 19 x 26 cm.
-  Advertisement for "Bacon's shilling war maps" is pasted onto the verso.
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
Medium
1 map col. 85 x 99 cm. mounted to fold to 22 x 13 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3700 1862 .C64
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3700.cw0025700
Library of Congress Control Number
99447074
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/99447074
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=99447074&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Colton, J. H. Colton's new railroad & county map of the United States, the Canadas &c. New York, J. H. Colton, 1862. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99447074/. (Accessed December 08, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Colton, J. H. (1862) Colton's new railroad & county map of the United States, the Canadas &c. New York, J. H. Colton. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/99447074/.

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Colton, J. H. Colton's new railroad & county map of the United States, the Canadas &c. New York, J. H. Colton, 1862. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/99447074/>.