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    Railroad Maps, 1828-1900 Contains 623 maps chosen from more than 3,000 railroad maps and about 2,000 regional, state, and county maps, and other maps which show "internal improvements" of the past century. The maps presented here are a selection from the Geography and Map Division holdings, based on the popular cartobibliography, Railroad Maps of the United States: A Selective Annotated Bibliography of Original 19th-century Maps in the ...
    • Contributor: Library of Congress. Geography and Map Division - Library of Congress. National Digital Library Program
    • Date: 1998

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    Morse's North American atlas.
    Morse's cerographic maps
    "Entered, according to Act of Congress, in 1842, by Sidney E. Morse and Samuel Breese, in the Clerk's Office of the Southern District of New York." Issued in fascicles. Phillips, 1228 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. The last page is a cover to fascicle no. 3. This cover has an amended contents note pasted on renumbering ...
    • Contributor: Morse, Sidney E. (Sidney Edwards) - Breese, Samuel - Harper & Brothers - Morse, Sidney E.
    • Date: 1842

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    Map of the United States of America, the British Provinces, Mexico, the West Indies and Central America, with part of New Granada and Venezuela Wall map. Shows Canada only along United States border. Relief shown by hachures. Gift; Buffy Cafritz, Madison Council; 2004. Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington, D.C. Differs from other 1849 ed. by omission of table of distances at lower left and "gold region" in California. Originally printed on 2 sheets. Sheets joined vertically, mounted on cloth. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site ...
    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Atwood, John M. - Barnard, William S. - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1849
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    Skeleton map showing the rail roads completed and in progress in the United States and their connection as proposed with the harbor of Pensacola, and its relative position to the various important ... Outline map of the eastern half of the United States indicating drainage, state boundaries, major cities, and constructed and contemplated railroads. The southern portion of map indicates proposed shipping routes to points in the West Indies and Middle America. This is one of the earliest small-scale government maps to show a railroad network. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: United States. Congress. House
    • Date: 1848
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    Map of North America. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Smith, Charles
    • Date: 1849
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    Amerika-yi şimali kıtʾası haritasıdır. Covers the continent of North America. Ottoman Turkish. LC copy mounted on cloth backing. Copy brittle, missing edge sections, and stained. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 2007-150
    • Date: 1848
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    Harper's cereographic map of the United States and Canada : showing the canals, rail roads, and principal stage routes Shows only southeastern and southwestern portions of Canada. Relief shown by hachures. Prime meridian: Washington, D.C. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes 24 insets, county population table, and notes indicating distribution of Native American populations. In upper left margin in manuscript ink: "Deposited in the Clerk's Office for the So. Dist. of New York August 4, ...
    • Contributor: Breese, Samuel - Harper & Brothers
    • Date: 1847