Plan of a survey for the proposed Boston and Providence Rail-Way.
Topographic strip map showing proposed lines of survey. This is the earliest railroad map represented in the Library's map collections. It is listed as one of the "Rail Roads Never Before Delineated" by Henry S. Tanner in his Memoir on the Recent Surveys ... (Philadelphia, 1829). It was incorporated in June 1831 and was first intended forhorse-drawn power. [From published bibliography]
Hayward, James - Annin & Smith
Massachusetts and Rhode Island
Massachusetts & R. Island
Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1833 by H.S. Tanner in the Clerk's Office of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania." Includes statistical table and indexed inset of Boston. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy signed on cover: Millard Fillmore. Stamped on verso: sold by Swift & Wilson at ...
Tanner, Henry Schenck - J. & W.W. Warr (Firm)
Map of Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhodeisland [i.e. Rhode Island]
Wall map. Shows minor civil subdivisions. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Includes ill. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Copy imperfect: Brittle, darkened, stained, creased, backed by cloth, attached to wooden rods along top and bottom of sheet. Acquisitions control no.: 2007-003
Ruggles, Edward - Peabody, M. M. (Moody Morse) - Hutchinson, E. (Ebenezer)
Map of Massachusetts, Rhode Island, and Connecticut
Relief shown by hachures. Shows minor civil subdivisions. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Includes distance table and ill. Copy imperfect: Darkened, stained, mounted on cloth backing. Copy annotated in pencil with designation "Coll. #6812" on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2007-101