Map Map of New York & Erie Rail Road and its connections; the most direct route from New York to all western cities and towns.

About this Item

Title

  • Map of New York & Erie Rail Road and its connections; the most direct route from New York to all western cities and towns.

Summary

  • Outline map of the northeastern and north-central United States with the railroad network overprinted in red. A red border is printed around the map simulating a wooden frame. See entry 404. [From published bibliography]

Names

  • Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893.

Created / Published

  • N[ew] Y[ork] J.H. Colton & Co., 1855.

Headings

  • -  New York and Erie Railroad Company--Maps
  • -  Railroads--Northeastern States--Maps
  • -  United States--Northeastern States

Notes

  • -  Scale ca. 1:3,250,000.
  • -  LC Railroad maps, 483
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.

Medium

  • col. map 45 x 92 cm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • G3711.P3 1855 .C6

Repository

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

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • gm70005002

Online Format

  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Colton, J. H. Map of New York & Erie Rail Road and its connections; the most direct route from New York to all western cities and towns. [New York J.H. Colton & Co, 1855] Map. https://www.loc.gov/item/gm70005002/.

APA citation style:

Colton, J. H. (1855) Map of New York & Erie Rail Road and its connections; the most direct route from New York to all western cities and towns. [New York J.H. Colton & Co] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm70005002/.

MLA citation style:

Colton, J. H. Map of New York & Erie Rail Road and its connections; the most direct route from New York to all western cities and towns. [New York J.H. Colton & Co, 1855] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/gm70005002/>.