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Maps Colton's railroad & township map, western states compiled from the United States surveys.

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Title
Colton's railroad & township map, western states compiled from the United States surveys.
Summary
Detailed map of the north-central states framed in decorative borders indicating drainage, state, county, and township boundaries, cities and towns, canals, roads, railroads, and proposed railroads. [From published bibliography]
Contributor Names
Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins), 1800-1893.
Created / Published
New York, 1853.
Subject Headings
-  Railroads--United States--Maps
-  United States--Middle West
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:1,530,000.
-  Prime meridian: Washington.
-  Relief shown by hachures.
-  LC also has 1852, 1855, and 1857 editions.
-  1857 edition differs from the other maps in title location. Lacks "Cincinnati. O." under small view of the city. The map coverage has been shifted west by one degree of longitude. "J.P. Cox Sc." appears under the date in the title.
-  LC Railroad maps, 147a
-  Includes illus.
-  LC copy signed in ink on verso: Millard Fillmore March 1853
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
-  Vault
-  AACR2
Medium
col. map 86 x 113 cm. fold. to 16 x 9 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G4061.P3 1853 .C6
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4061p.rr00147a
Library of Congress Control Number
gm71000832
Online Format
image
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/gm71000832
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=gm71000832&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Colton, J. H. Colton's railroad & township map, western states compiled from the United States surveys. New York, 1853. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71000832/. (Accessed August 28, 2016.)

APA citation style:

Colton, J. H. (1853) Colton's railroad & township map, western states compiled from the United States surveys. New York. [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71000832/.

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Colton, J. H. Colton's railroad & township map, western states compiled from the United States surveys. New York, 1853. Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/gm71000832/>.