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    Disturnell's new map of the United States and Canada showing ... Map of the eastern half of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, major cities and towns, canals, roads, telegraph lines, railroads, and unfinished railroads. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Burr, Henry A. - Disturnell, John
    • Date: 1851
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    Colton's railroad map (intermediate size) of the United State... Detailed map of the United States showing drainage, cities and towns, internal boundaries, railroads named along the line, and railroads under construction.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1870
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    A new and complete railroad map of the United States compiled... Map of the eastern half of the United States showing cities, state boundaries, finished railroads, and railroads in progress.
    • Contributor: Perris, William
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of the Southern Express Company. Outline railroad map of the southern states printed on heavy paper, indicating the railroad network, with stations and names of railroad companies along each line. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Richardson, Alfred M. - Walker, Evans & Cogswell
    • Date: 1884
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    From the Humboldt Mountains to the Mud Lakes. Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 41st Parallel. Map no. 3. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Topographical Maps ... to Illustrate the Various Reports ... (Washington, 1859) LC Railroad maps, 167 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Egloffstein, F. W. - Davis, Jefferson - Beckwith, E. G. (Edward Griffin) - Siebert, Selmar - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1855
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    Map and profile of the Tejon Pass : from explorations and sur... Scale 1:60,000. At head of title: Routes in California to connect with the routes near the 32nd and 35th Parallels. Relief shown by hachures. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Topographical Maps . . . to Illustrate the Various Reports . . . (Washington, 1859) LC Railroad maps, 151 Description derived ...
    • Contributor: Williamson, R. S. (Robert Stockton) - Davis, Jefferson - Parke, John G. - Williams Smith, Issac - Siebert, Selmar - United States. War Department - Williamson, R. S.
    • Date: 1853
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    Map of the country embracing the various routes surveyed for ... Map of Baltimore, Ann Arundel, Montgomery, Frederick, and Washington counties, Md, showing drainage, roads, and important place names. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Barney, Joshua
    • Date: 1831
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    Map showing the Burlington Cedar Rapids and Minnesota Railway... Map of the midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, administrative boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Consolidated June 30, 1868, from Cedar Rapids and Burlington and the Cedar Rapids and St. Paul.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Burlington, Cedar Rapids, and Minnesota Railroad Company
    • Date: 1868
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    Map showing the line of the Plymouth, Kankakee, & Pacific Rai... Map of the middle Atlantic and midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network. This is the Indiana portion of a projected railroad from Plymouth, Ind., on the Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne, and Chicago Railroad, to Bureau Junction, on the Chicago, Rock Island, and Pacific Railroad.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Plymouth, Kankakee, and Pacific Railroad
    • Date: 1871
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    Map showing the Washington and Ohio Rail Road and its connect... Map of the northeastern states showing drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Washington and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1870
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    Map showing the West Virginia Midland Railway and its connect... Map of West Virginia showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - West Virginia Midland Railroad
    • Date: 1883
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    Map showing the proposed rail roads from Boston to Burlington... Outline map of eastern New York, Vermont, New Hampshire, and northern Massachusetts showing four proposed railroad routes. A list of distances appear below the title.
    • Contributor: J.H. Bufford & Co.
    • Date: 1844
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    Map of the Pennsylvania Railroad and its connections. Map of the United States showing major relief by hachures, drainage, and the railroad network with named lines and emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: Patterson, S. C. - Pennsylvania Railroad
    • Date: 1889
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    Sketch showing the route of the New Orleans, Opelousas & Grea... Rough outline map of the southwestern United States showing major rivers and few important cities.
    • Contributor: Okelomski, F. A. - New Orleans, Opelousas, and Great Western Railroad Company
    • Date: 1853
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    D.B. Cooke & Co.'s great western railway guide exhibiting all... Outline map of the north-central states showing the railroad network in operation and in progress of construction. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: D. Cooke & Co.
    • Date: 1855
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    Map of New Jersey and Pennsylvania exhibiting the post office... Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, canals, roads, and railroads. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Burr, David H.
    • Date: 1839
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    A new and complete county map of all the rail roads in the Un... Covers the eastern half of the United States. Shows drainage, county boundaries, and place names.
    • Contributor: Schultz, John H.
    • Date: 1857
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    General map of the Orange & Alexandria Rail Road and its conn... Outline map of the southeastern United States showing major drainage and important cities. "Directions and route to New Orleans and Memphis" are listed below the map title. Chartered March 22, 1848. Opened to Gordonsville in 1854. See entries 453 and 508. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Ackerman Lithr
    • Date: 1851
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    Map representing the route of the Philada. & Erie Rail Road i... Detailed map of Pennsylvania and parts of adjacent states indicating major drainage, relief by hachures, state boundaries, county boundaries in Pennsylvania, and major cities. Canals and railroads are annotated in colors. Chartered under the name Sunbury and Erie Railroad on April 3, 1837. Name changed in 1861 to the above. See also entries 571-573.
    • Contributor: Sinclair, Thomas S. - Philadelphia and Erie Railroad
    • Date: 1852
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    Railroad map of Iowa. Township and county map showing drainage, cities and towns. Railroads are distinguished by color and name.
    • Contributor: Iowa. Railroad Commissioners
    • Date: 1881
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    Chicago to San Franciso via the Burlington Route. Stylized, diagramatic strip map in three sections: Chicago to Omaha; Omaha; Omaha to Salt Lake and Ogden (via the Union Pacific); Ogden to San Francisco (via the Central Pacific)
    • Contributor: H.R. Page & Co. - Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
    • Date: 1879
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    Map of United States military rail roads, showing the rail ro... Scale ca. 1:1,875,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 56 Map of the Southeast showing towns, forts, rivers, and state boundaries. Railroad gauges are printed in color. Engraver's name appears below the map title and in the lower right margin. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Bien, Julius
    • Date: 1866
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    Maps showing the Florida Transit and Peninsula Rail Road and ... Maps of southern United States. Main map covers Floria and vicinity and indicates drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, railroads, and the land grant in central Florida. General map shows connections to southern and Gulf states.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Florida Transit and Peninsula Railroad
    • Date: 1882
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    Watson's new rail-road and distance map of the United States ... Eastern half of the United States showing drainage, cities and towns, counties, and the railroads with mileage and names of lines. Smithsonian Deposit May 27, 1931.
    • Contributor: Watson, Gaylord
    • Date: 1871
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    Map of the Philadelphia & Erie Rail Road the city and harbor ... Detailed strip map from rights of way surveys showing the location of the line between Sunbury and Erie and the counties through which the line traverses. Relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns along the line are shown. Railroad stations and distances in 10-mile intervals are indicated.
    • Contributor: Burgin, John F. - Philadelphia and Erie Railroad
    • Date: 1862
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    Map of Alexandria, Fairfax, Prince William, Stafford, and por... Scale ca. 1:126,720. Manuscript; pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Imperfect: Lacks sections of margin. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Shows routes of the Manassas Gap, the Orange and Alexandria, and the Alexandria, Loudoun, and Hampshire railroads. Stephenson. Cartography of northern Virginia pl. 37 Described in LC Information bulletin, v. 39, no. 15, Apr. 11, 1980, p. 122. ...
    • Contributor: [Blythe, Washington]
    • Date: 1860
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    Map of New Jersey and Pennsylvania exhibiting the post office... Scale ca. 1:650,000. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Burr, David H.
    • Date: 1839
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    [Map of the Alabama and Tennessee River Railroad between Blue... Delineates the route of the Alabama and Tennessee River Railroad, (named on map as A. & T. Riv. R-Ra.). Also shows roads, rivers, section lines, houses, and outbuildings. Relief shown by hachures. Signed in pencil in two places by the Confederate engineer "Geo. Wadsworth Chf Engr." Pen and ink and watercolor. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 103.5 Available also through the Library of ...
    • Contributor: Wadsworth, George - Alabama and Tennessee River Railroad
    • Date: 1864
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    Maps showing the Southern Pacific Railroad and its connections. Main map shows western states and includes relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, township and ranges, counties, railroads, and proposed railroads. General map, at top of sheet, covers the United States and shows the railroad network. First section, the Central Pacific linked California with Ogden, Utah, in 1869. The merging of the Central with the Southern Pacific was the inspiration of Leland Stanford, ...
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Southern Pacific Railroad Company
    • Date: 1875
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    Map of the Great Kennesaw Route via Washington, Roanoke and, ... Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, and the railroad network with the named lines. Heavy black lines emphasize the main line. See entry 614.
    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company - Great Kennesaw Route
    • Date: 1890
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    Map of the rail-roads of the state of New York prepared under... Map of New York and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, relief by hachures, county boundaries, cities and towns. Different colors indicate railroads in operation, in progress of construction and proposed.
    • Contributor: Vaughan, David
    • Date: 1856
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    Map of the Hudson River Rail Road from New York to Albany. Topographic strip map of the Hudson River Valley from Waterford to New York City, showing drainage, relief by hachures, county and township boundaries, cities and towns, roads and canals. Indicates the track of the Hudson River Railroad and the "line surveyed but not adopted." Chartered in 1846 and consolidated with New York Central Railroad. See entries 486-488.
    • Contributor: Snyder, George - Moore, W. C. - Haering, Robert - Hudson River Railroad
    • Date: 1848
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    Colton's railroad map of part of the United States south of t... Detailed map of the southern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1883
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    Bridgman's new rail road & township map of New York from the ... Shows drainage, post offices, county seats, cities and towns, county and township boundaries, railroads and canals. Includes list of counties and statistical data, and a view of the state capitol.
    • Contributor: Bridgman, E. C.
    • Date: 1896
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    The Santa Fé Route and connections, 1888. Map of the southwestern United States and northern Mexico showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, stations, Indian reservations, state boundaries, and the railroad network emphasizing the main line. Includes railroad names. Profiles in lower left of map.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railway Company
    • Date: 1888
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    Map of the Bellefontaine and Indiana Railroad and connecting ... Outline map of part of the north-central United States showing drainage, state boundaries, and important place names. Main lines indicate mileage between stations, chartered in 1848.
    • Contributor: Roberts, W. Milnor (William Milnor) - Bellefontaine and Indiana Railroad Company - Roberts, W. Milnor
    • Date: 1852
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    The Santa Fé route Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fé R.R. 3 lines b... Map of the western United States from Kansas City to the Pacific showing relief by shading, drainage, state boundaries, military and Indian reservations, railroads with main lines in heavy black; lists stage connections on each side of map.
    • Contributor: Poole Brothers - Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company
    • Date: 1884
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    Map of the Pittsburg [sic], Fort Wayne & Chicago, Cleveland a... Map of the northeastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network with named lines. Emphasis on the main lines. See also entry 504.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne, and Chicago Railway Company
    • Date: 1874
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    Map exhibiting the several Pacific railroads Detailed map of the continental United States indicating drainage, relief by hachures, international and state boundaries, cities & towns, forts, roads, and the railroad network. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: United States. Department of Commerce and Labor. Bureau of Statistics - Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1883
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    From the northern boundary of California to the Columbia Rive... Scale 1:760,320. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Routes in Oregon and California. Map no. 2. "Drawn by John Young." From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Topographical Maps... to Illustrate the Various Reports... (Washington, 1859) LC Railroad maps, 170 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library ...
    • Contributor: Williamson, R. S. (Robert Stockton) - Davis, Jefferson - Abbot, Henry L. - Siebert, Selmar - Young, John - United States. War Department - Williamson, R. S.
    • Date: 1859
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    J. Sage & Sons new & reliable rail road map, travellers editi... Map of the northeastern United States indicating stations along the completed railroad lines.
    • Contributor: Sage (J.) & Sons
    • Date: 1859
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    Cram's township and railroad map of Wyoming. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, townships and counties, roads, and railroads distinguished by name and number.
    • Contributor: Cram, George Franklin
    • Date: 1895
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    Map of the rail-roads of the state of New York prepared under... Map of New York and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, relief by hachures, county boundaries, cities and towns. Different colors indicate railroads in operation, in progress of construction, and proposed.
    • Contributor: Vaughan, David
    • Date: 1857
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    Railway postal diagram of the state of Wisconsin prepared for... Shows county boundaries, cities and towns, and the railroad network with names along the lines.
    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L.
    • Date: 1882
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    Map and profile of the Orange and Alexandria Rail Road with i... Printed topographic strip map with manuscript annotations to show the geologic structure along the route of the railroad. The Alexandria and the Chesapeake and Ohio canals and stage stable for horses used on the Piedmont stage route to North Carolina are also indicated. The Orange and Alexandria Railroad Company was founded in 1848 to divert hinterland products away from Baltimore and Richmond to Alexandria, ...
    • Contributor: Faul, August - Orange and Alexandria Railroad Company
    • Date: 1854
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    Map of the proposed Northern Route for a railroad to the Paci... Outline map of the United States showing drainage, state boundaries, major cities, and names of states, with state population figures. Western states show topography by hachures. Some major rail lines are shown in the northeastern states. Besides the "Northern Route" the map also indicates four more southerly proposed routes west of the Mississippi River.
    • Contributor: Johnson, Edwin Ferry
    • Date: 1853
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    Riviere des Lacs to the Rocky Mountains : from explorations a... Scale 1:1,200,000. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Route near the 47th and 49th Parallels. Map no. 2. "Drawn by John Lambert. Topographer of the exploration, assisted by J. R. P. Mechlin." From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Topographical Maps... to Illustrate the Various Reports... (Washington, 1859) LC Railroad ...
    • Contributor: Lambert, John - Davis, Jefferson - Stevens, Isaac Ingalls - Siebert, Selmar - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1859
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    Johnson's map of Indiana showing the rail roads and townships... Shows drainage, cities and towns, townships, and the railroad network.
    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett) - Johnson, A. J.
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of the country embracing the various routes surveyed for ... Includes area from Chattahoochee River between Warsaw and Cambelltown, and west to the Tennessee boundary. Shows cities, townships, roads, drainage, and relief by hachures. The 138-mile route was opened in 1850.
    • Contributor: Cooper, J. F. - Western and Atlantic Railroad Company - Arms, F. C.
    • Date: 1837
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    Rail road map accompanying the report an[d] exhibit of the Lo... Map of the north-central and northeastern United States showing drainage, relief by hachures, place names, and state boundaries. Chartered as the Auburn and Eel River Valley Rail Road on March 8, 1853. Name changed August 3, 1853.
    • Contributor: Nash, L. S. - Logansport and Northern Indiana Railroad
    • Date: 1854
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    Maine, New Hampshire, Vermont, Massachusetts, Rhode Island, C... Shows state, county, and township boundaries and indicates mileage between stations.
    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1860
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    Map of the canals & rail roads of the United States reduced f... One of the earliest general maps of the eastern United States showing railroads in operation. The working lines are in blue, proposed lines are in green. Canals are shown in red and yellow. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Tanner, Henry Schenck - Knight, J. W.
    • Date: 1830
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    Map of Texas showing the Sabine and Galveston Bay Rail Road, ... Outline map of Texas and vicinity showing railroads actually built, under construction, and chartered but not under contract.
    • Contributor: Gentry, A. M. - Sabine and Galveston Bay Railroad
    • Date: 1859
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    A map illustrative of the route of the proposed railroad : fr... "The red line indicates the route of the Railroad. The green line is the route followed by Col. Fremont from the South Pass to Humboldt River."
    • Contributor: Dearborn, W. L. (William L.) - Dearborn, W. L.
    • Date: 1850
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    Road road route from Boston, Massachusetts to Chicago, Illinois. Outline map of a strip between Boston and Chicago showing one schematic rail line with many railroad stations named along the line. Mileage table indicating five railroads is at lower right of map.
    • Contributor: Perris, William
    • Date: 1859
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    Georgia. Shows railroad lines emanating south and east of Atlanta going toward Macon and Columbus, Ga., with a notation "125 miles from Atlanta to Andersonville [Prison]."
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861
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    Map of the electric railways of the state of Massachusetts ac... Outline map showing drainage townships, cities and towns, street railways in red, and steam railways in black. Includes names of lines.
    • Contributor: Geo. H. Walker & Co.
    • Date: 1899
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    Map of the state of Nebraska showing the lands of the Burling... Land grant map showing drainage, cities and towns, townships, transportation network and main railroads in heavy lines.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Burlington and Missouri River Railroad Company
    • Date: 1876
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    Railroad map of New England & eastern New York complied from ... Shows county and township boundaries, and "Railroads completed, located and in progress."
    • Contributor: Goldthwait, J. H.
    • Date: 1849
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    Carte des États-unis d'Amérique. Sketch map of the eastern half of the United States showing major mountain ridges by hachures. Indicates canals, railroads and the "Route Nationale" between Cumberland, Md., and Vandalia, Ill. Shows projected railroads between Cumberland and Vandalia, between New Orleans and Nashville, and between Cincinnati and Columbia, S.C. "Voies de communication" are indicated in five colors. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Bouffard, L.
    • Date: 1836
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    Map of the Pennsylvania, Reading, and Lehigh Valley Railroads... Outline map of the middle Atlantic states showing the three major lines in different colors. Indicates major drainage, cities and towns, and names the railroads along the lines.
    • Contributor: Alter, R. H. - Pennsylvania Railroad - Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Co. - Lehigh Valley Railroad Company
    • Date: 1884
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    Map of the Philadelphia, Easton & Water Gap Rail Road. Outline map of the northeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network. Chartered April 8, 1852. Name changed to North Pennsylvania Rail Road. See entry 496. [From published bibliography].
    • Contributor: Kollner, Augustus - Philadelphia, Easton and Water Gap Railroad Company
    • Date: 1852
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    D.B. Cooke & Co's railway guide for Illinois shewing all the ... Outline map showing "R.R. in operation" and "R.R. in Progress." [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: D. Cooke & Co.
    • Date: 1855
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    Bissell's railway junction point map of Texas Shows different railroads indicating various colored markings. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Railroad Commission of Texas
    • Date: 1891
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    Map of the Danville, Olney & Ohio River Railroad and its conn... Map of the north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, coal fields in Illinois, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Danville, Olney, and Ohio River Railroad
    • Date: 1881
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    Map of the Great Central Railway Line of the west and connect... Map of the north-central and northeastern United States showing some drainage, state boundaries, and place names along the railroad lines. Covers area between New York City and St. Louis, Mo.
    • Contributor: Schuchman, William - Great Central Railway (U.S.)
    • Date: 1854
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    Colton's new railroad & county map of the United States, the ... "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1861 by J.H. Colton." "Explanations" (i.e., legend) is pasted over the bottom margin. Map is colored to show "free, or non-slaveholding states" (pink), "border slave states" (yellow), and "seceded or confederate states" (green). Description derived from published bibliography. Insets: Colton's map of the United States showing the proposed railroad routes to the Pacific Ocean -- ...
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins)
    • Date: 1862
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    Map of the Ohio and Pennsylvania Railroad and connecting line... Outline map of the northeastern and north-central states showing major drainage, relief by hachures in Ohio, place names, canals, and the railroad network. Chartered in 1848. Consolidated to form the Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne, and Chicago Railroad. See entry 534.
    • Contributor: Roberts, Solomon W. (Solomon White) - Ohio and Pennsylvania Rail-Road Company - Roberts, Solomon W.
    • Date: 1850
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    Colton's map of the United States showing the route & connect... Map of the eastern half of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, railroads with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Fort Scott, Topeka, and Lincoln Railroad
    • Date: 1883
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    Map of the Philadelphia and Erie Railway, branches and connec... Map of Pennsylvania showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network with lines named.
    • Contributor: Gwinner, Henry W. - Philadelphia and Erie Railroad
    • Date: 1871
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    [Map of South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, and Tennessee.] Shows the southern border of South Carolina, northern border of Georgia, and eastern borders of Alabama and Tennessee, with railroads, towns, forts, prisons, landforms, and waterways.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861
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    Colton's township map of Oregon & Washington Territory, issue... Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, Indian reservations, ocean routes, and railroads with emphasis on the main lines.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Oregon Railway and Navigation Company
    • Date: 1880
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    H. V. Poor's rail road map showing particularly the location ... Covers the United States from the Mississippi River east, and from Maine to northern Florida. Includes drainage, relief by hachures, place names, state boundaries, canals, and the railroad network.
    • Contributor: Sanford, E. D. - North East and South West Alabama Railroad
    • Date: 1854
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    Map of the proposed Great Western and Lake Erie Rail Road of ... Physical map of Pennsylvania and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, relief by hachures, spot heights in feet, state boundaries, canals, cities and towns. Finished and proposed railroads with names of lines and mileages are indicated.
    • Contributor: Herron, James W. - Great Western and Lake Erie Railroad
    • Date: 1847
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    [Outline map of the United States showing proposed railroad r... For a similar map see Carl I. Wheat's Mapping the Transmississippi West, v. 3 (San Francisco, Institute of Historical Cartography, 1957-63.) p. 193.
    • Contributor: McAlpine, William J. (William Jarvis) - McAlpine, William J.
    • Date: 1853
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    Map of the United States west of the Mississippi showing the ... Detailed general map framed in decorative borders showing drainage, state boundaries, cities and towns, and the transportation and communication networks. An excellent example of a promotional map to encourage emigration. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: McGowan, D. - Hildt, George H. - Leopold Gast & Brother
    • Date: 1859
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    Map of Illinois Central R.R. U.S. central states from Great Lakes to Gulf of Mexico, showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, roads and railroads. Principal north-south line, chartered in 1850 and incorporated in 1851. 706 miles opened for traffic in 1856. First railroad to receive lands granted by the passage of the "Illinois Central Land Grant Bill."
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Illinois Central Railroad Company
    • Date: 1892
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    Map showing the Washington & St. Mary's Railroad and its prop... Middle Atlantic states showing relief by hachures, drainage, counties, cities and towns, roads, and railroads with the main lines emphasized.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Washington and St. Mary's Railroad
    • Date: 1887
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    Birds-eye map of the Western and Atlantic R.R., the great Ken... Map of northwest Georgia from Atlanta north to Chattanooga, Tenn., showing location and date of battles, railroads, principal roads, towns, rivers, and relief by hachures.
    • Contributor: Fleming, Brewster & Alley - Western and Atlantic Railroad Company
    • Date: 1887
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    Map showing the line of the New Orleans, Mobile & Chattanooga... Map of Alabama and vicinity showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network. Indicates completed and proposed lines and names of lines. Includes township and county boundaries.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - New Orleans, Mobile, and Chattanooga Railroad
    • Date: 1867
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    Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississipp... Scale 1:3,000,000. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. LC copy annotated in color to show Indian reservations and military departments, and colored flags to show military establishments. Two copies. Copy 1 has brown flags and is sectioned and mounted on cloth backing. Copy 2 has red and brown flags. Incorporates note and surveys added after Jan. 8, 1858. Shows Indian tribal locations, military ...
    • Contributor: Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble) - Siebert, Selmar - United States. War Department - Warren, G. K.
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of Michigan showing the Toledo, Ann Arbor, & North Michig... Shows drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, and the railroad lines in red. Includes descriptive text on traffic connections.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Toledo, Ann Arbor, and North Michigan Railway Company
    • Date: 1886
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    Rail road & township map of Massachusetts, published at the B... County and township map showing drainage, cities and towns, distances between post stations, post routes, and the railroad network with named lines.
    • Contributor: A. Williams & Co.
    • Date: 1879
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    Railroad map of Indiana, by Col. Thomas A. Morris, Civil Engi... Shows counties and county seats. A projected railroad is shown between Crawfordville and Bedford. Similar to 1852 edition but does not indicate the Whitewater Canal.
    • Contributor: Morris, Thomas A. (Thomas Armstrong) - Morris, Thomas A.
    • Date: 1850
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    Tunison's railroad, distance, and township map of New York fr... Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network. Includes a directory of business firms below the map and a list of counties in upper left of map.
    • Contributor: Tunison, E. L.
    • Date: 1898
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    Map of Long Island showing the Long Island Railroad and its l... Shows all of New York City and Long Island. Indicates drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network. Chartered on April 24, 1834.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Long Island Rail Road
    • Date: 1882
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    Telegraph and Rail Road map of the New England States. Scale ca. 1:775,000. LC also has 1855 edition. LC Railroad maps, 109 Description derived from published bibliography. Inset: Map of Boston showing the entrance of the Rail Roads. Circle, diameter 22 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Williams, Alexander
    • Date: 1854
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    A correct map of a section of the United States showing the a... Map of parts of Pennsylvania and Ohio showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and coal fields. Railroad network distinguished by color.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Pittsburgh, Marion, and Chicago Railway
    • Date: 1887
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    [Sketch map of northeastern Florida showing the Florida Railr... Scale 1:360,000. Most of title and several small unimportant sections of the map are missing. LC Railroad maps, 407 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault
    • Contributor: Koerner, P. W. Oscar - Florida Railroad Company
    • Date: 1860
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    Map showing the location of Sacramento Valley Railroad, Cal. ... Sketch map of the first railroad in California, with projected extensions to San Francisco, Sonora, and Tehama, made by the engineer who built the Sacramento Valley Railroad.
    • Contributor: Judah, Theodore D. (Theodore Dehone) - Sacramento Valley Railroad - Judah, Theodore D.
    • Date: 1854
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    Map showing the location of the Galena & Chicago Union Railro... Map of the midwestern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Chartered January 16, 1836, constructed in 1853. Consolidated into the Chicago and Northwestern Railway, 1864. See entries 369 and 370.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Galena and Chicago Union Railroad Company
    • Date: 1862
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    Harper's cereographic map of the United States and Canada : s... 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
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    Map of the Chester, Iron Mountain & Western Railroad and its ... Map of Missouri, Illinois, and vicinity. Shows drainage, cities and towns, the railroad network, coalfields, and iron and lead mines.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Chester, Iron Mountain, and Western Railroad
    • Date: 1881
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    Railroad map of South Carolina by Jed. Hotchkiss, T.E., Stant... Pen-and-ink sketch showing drainage, counties, cities and towns, and the railroads with names along the lines.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1880
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    Map of the rail roads of the state of New York showing the st... Outside the neat line are lists of distances arranged by individual railroad companies. "Connections with other roads" are listed across bottom of map.
    • Contributor: Petingale, Thomas
    • Date: 1858
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    Railroads in Michigan, with steamboat routes on the Great Lak... Shows main line from Detroit to Kalamazoo and from Munroe to Hillsdale.
    • Contributor: Doggett, John
    • Date: 1848
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    Hawaiian Government Survey; W. D. Alexander, Surveyor General... Topographic map of Oahu showing relief by hachures, drainage, soundings in fathoms, cities and towns, and land owners names. The line of the Oahu Railway added in red ink.
    • Contributor: Lyons, C. J. - Oahu Railway - Alexander, W. D. (William De Witt)
    • Date: 1898
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    Indexed county and railroad pocket map and shippers guide of ... Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, stations, post offices, and the railroad network keyed to list by number.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1898
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    Rocky Mountains to Puget Sound : from explorations and surveys Scale 1:1,200,000. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Route near the 47th and 49th Parallels. Map no. 3. "Drawn by John Lambert, topographer of the exploration." From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Topographical Maps . . . to Illustrate the Various Reports . . . (Washington, 1859) LC Railroad ...
    • Contributor: Lambert, John - Davis, Jefferson - Stevens, Isaac Ingalls - Siebert, Selmar - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1859
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    From Fort Smith to the Rio Grande : from explorations and sur... Scale 1:950,400. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Route near the 35th Parallel. Map no. 1. From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Topographical Maps . . . to Illustrate the Various Reports . . . (Washington, 1859) LC Railroad maps, 152 Description derived from published bibliography. Inset: Sketch of ...
    • Contributor: Hoffman, J. D. - Davis, Jefferson - Whipple, Amiel Weeks - Ives, J. C. - Siebert, Selmar - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1859