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Map General map of the Orange & Alexandria Rail Road and its connections north, south, and west.

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Title

  • General map of the Orange & Alexandria Rail Road and its connections north, south, and west.

Summary

  • Outline map of the southeastern United States showing major drainage and important cities. "Directions and route to New Orleans and Memphis" are listed below the map title. Chartered March 22, 1848. Opened to Gordonsville in 1854. See entries 453 and 508. [From published bibliography]

Names

  • Ackerman Lithr.

Created / Published

  • N[ew] Y[ork] 1851.

Headings

  • -  Orange and Alexandria Railroad Company--Maps
  • -  Railroads--Southern States--Maps
  • -  United States--Southern States

Notes

  • -  Scale ca. 1:2,300,000.
  • -  Hand colored.
  • -  LC Railroad maps, 507
  • -  Includes list of "Directions and route to New Orleans and Memphis."
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
  • -  2 copies

Medium

  • col. map 58 x 73 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3861.P3 1851 .A3

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • gm70002859

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Ackerman Lithr. General map of the Orange & Alexandria Rail Road and its connections north, south, and west. [New York, 1851] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/gm70002859/.

APA citation style:

Ackerman Lithr. (1851) General map of the Orange & Alexandria Rail Road and its connections north, south, and west. [New York] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm70002859/.

MLA citation style:

Ackerman Lithr. General map of the Orange & Alexandria Rail Road and its connections north, south, and west. [New York, 1851] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/gm70002859/>.