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    Railroad maps, 1828-1900
    Railroad maps collection Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Railroad maps represent an important historical record, illustrating the growth of travel and settlement as well as the development of industry and agriculture in the United States. They depict the development of cartographic style and technique, highlighting the achievement of early railroaders. Included in the collection are progress report surveys for individual lines, official government surveys, promotional maps, maps showing land grants and rights-of-way,...
    • Date: 1998