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Maps Lloyd's American railroad map of the United States, showing the three proposed roads and the overland mail route to the Pacific,

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Title
Lloyd's American railroad map of the United States, showing the three proposed roads and the overland mail route to the Pacific,
Summary
Outline map of the continental United States showing drainage, state boundaries, major cities, forts, finished and proposed railroads. [From published bibliography]
Contributor Names
Lloyd, James T.
Smith, Rae.
Created / Published
[New York], 1859.
Subject Headings
-  Railroads--United States--Maps
-  United States
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:6,500,000.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  Portraits of 28 railroad presidents are reproduced in the border, including: John Robin McDaniel, Jacob Strader, J. D. De Frees, John Caldwell, C. A. Brown, J. Edgar Thompson, Thos. D. Walker, E. Hobbs, R. N. Rice, S. S. L'Hommedieu, Wm. Case, George Palmer, P. A. Hall, Henry C. Lord, A. G. Jaudon, Edwin Robinson, E. H. Gill, W. T. Joynes, J. B. Warring, S. L. Fremont, John L. Helm, John Ross, A. S. Crothers, E. Gest, Erastus Corning, L. M. Hubby, W. H. Clements, John T. Levis,
-  "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1859 by J.T. Lloyd in the clerk's office of the District Court of the United States ..."
-  "Drawn & engraved at Rae Smith's ... N.Y. from materials furnished to the 36th Congress, March 1859 by G.K. Warren, Lt. U.S. Top. Eng. for the passage of the Pacific Railroad bill."
-  LC U.S. railroad maps, 37
-  Includes portraits of 28 railroad presidents.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  AACR2
Medium
col. map 39 x 72 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3701.P3 1859 .L5
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3701p.rr000370
Library of Congress Control Number
gm70005361
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/gm70005361
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=gm70005361&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Chicago citation style:

Lloyd, James T, and Rae Smith. Lloyd's American railroad map of the United States, showing the three proposed roads and the overland mail route to the Pacific. [New York, 1859] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm70005361/. (Accessed September 26, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Lloyd, J. T. & Smith, R. (1859) Lloyd's American railroad map of the United States, showing the three proposed roads and the overland mail route to the Pacific. [New York] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm70005361/.

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Lloyd, James T, and Rae Smith. Lloyd's American railroad map of the United States, showing the three proposed roads and the overland mail route to the Pacific. [New York, 1859] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gm70005361/>.