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    Galbraith's railway mail service maps, Iowa. One of eight large-scale pictorial maps of midwestern states showing routes and post offices of the Railway Mail Service. Designed by Chicago railway mail clerk Frank H. Galbraith to help employees of the Railway Mail Service quickly locate counties and post offices. The maps were rented for practicing or prospective workers who numbered over 6,000 and traveled over a million miles a year on ...
    • Contributor: Galbraith, Frank H. - United States. Railway Mail Service
    • Date: 1897
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    Map showing the route and connections of the Bellaire, Zanesv... Map of Ohio showing drainage, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, railroads, and a table of population for the 1880 census.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Bellaire, Zanesville and Cincinnati Railway
    • Date: 1883
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    Railroad map of Michigan prepared for the commissioner of rai... Shows drainage, cities and towns, and railroads in color.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1876
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    Railroad map of North Carolina, 1900, examined and authorized... Includes relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network.
    • Contributor: Brown, H. C.
    • Date: 1900
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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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    New map of the Union Pacific Railway, the short, quick and sa... County map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Scenic illustrations border the map.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Union Pacific Railway Company
    • Date: 1883
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    Map and profile of the Cañada de las Uvas : from explorations... 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, 149 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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    From the valley of Green River to the Great Salt Lake. Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 41st Parallel. Map no. 1. 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, 165 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 of the Atlantic and Great Western Railway, with its conne... Outline map of eastern United States from the Great Lakes to Charleston, S.C., showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, and the railroad network, main lines indicated in heavy red and black; chartered in 1858 as successor to Meadville Company.
    • Contributor: De Bihan, C. - Atlantic and Great Western Railway Company
    • Date: 1866
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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 showing the most direct commercial route from the Atlanti... Shows area from Washington, D.C., north to above Lake Huron and from Cape Cod to the Mississippi River.
    • Contributor: Price, John
    • Date: 1836
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    State of Kansas, 1884; compiled from the official records of ... Township map showing drainage, cities and towns, Indian and military reservations, railroads, and the limit of grants.
    • Contributor: United States. General Land Office
    • Date: 1884
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    Map of surveys for the Louisville & Cincinnati B'ch Railroad;... Map of northern Kentucky showing drainage, cities and towns, counties, roads, railroads, and completed, located, experimental and old survey lines. Includes the five survey lines proposed for a railroad between Louisville and Covington.
    • Contributor: Thatcher, Edwin - St. John, I. M. - Louisville and Cincinnati Branch Railroad
    • Date: 1866
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    Map showing route of Norfolk & Petersburg Rail Road and its c... Map of the eastern United States between the Chesapeake Bay and the Mississippi River. Shows drainage, place names and the railroad network. Chartered March 17, 1851. Line completed in 1858. consolidated in April 1871, forming part of the Atlantic, Mississippi, and Ohio Railroad.
    • Contributor: Mahone, William - Norfolk and Petersburg Railroad Company
    • Date: 1858
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    Map of the Richmond & Danville Railroad system in Virginia, N... Map of southern United States showing drainage, coal regions, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network in red, with names along the lines. Includes list of railroads. Chartered in 1847 and completed to Danville in 1856.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Richmond and Danville Railroad Company
    • Date: 1881
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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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    [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 showing the line of the Connecticut & Western Railroad an... Map of New England and vicinity showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Connecticut Western Railroad Co.
    • Date: 1871
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    Map showing the proposed Tennessee, Alabama, and Georgia Rail... Map of the southern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main lines.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Tennessee, Alabama, and Georgia Railroad
    • Date: 1892
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    Hannibal & St. Joseph Railway & connections. Small sketch map showing drainage and the major cities and towns in the midwest. Includes railroad stations along a heavy distorted line representing the main railroad line in Missouri. This is an early example of the typical timetable map developed in the 1870's which was designed to place emphasis on specific routes.
    • Contributor: Thomas, G. F. - Hannibal and St. Joseph Railroad Company
    • Date: 1863
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    Map of the railroads of Connecticut to accompany the report .... Map of Connecticut and vicinity showing drainage, cities and towns, stations, and the railroad network in distinguishing colors.
    • Contributor: Connecticut. Railroad Commissioners
    • Date: 1893
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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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    Reconnaissance and survey of a railway route from Mississippi... "Map no. 2." Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Whipple, A. W.
    • Date: 1855
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    Map of the Mine Hill & Schuylkill Haven R.R. & branches. Map of part of Pennsylvania between Schuylkill Haven and Ashland, showing drainage, cities, towns, individual buildings, mines, mills, and the branch rail lines connecting with the Philadelphia Reading & Pottsville R.R.
    • Contributor: P.S. Duval & Co. - Mine Hill and Schuylkill Haven Railroad Company
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of the country tributary to the Northern Pacific Railroad... Map of northwest part of United States and southwest part of Canada showing relief by hachures, drainage, isotherms, the wheat region, cities and towns, forts, routes and trails, the railroad network and the proposed Northern Pacific Railroad. The line was constructed under an act of Congress approved by Abraham Lincoln, July 2, 1864. It was completed in 1883 and approximates the route of exploration ...
    • Contributor: Knight, E. H. (Edward H.) - Northern Pacific Railroad Company - Knight, E. H.
    • Date: 1871
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    From the valley of the Mud Lakes to the Pacific Ocean. Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 41st Parallel. Map no. 4. 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, 168 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 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 Northern Rail Road of New Jersey. Topographic map of part of New Jersey and New York, covering the area north of the Hudson River and between Jersey City and Nyack, N.Y. The map shows drainage, roads, houses, cities and towns, single-track, double-track, and proposed railroads. Chartered February 9, 1854. Completed in 1859. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Seymour & Tower - Sneden, William S. - Cady, A. M. - Robertson, Seibert & Shearman
    • Date: 1859
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    Brooklyn. Street map of Brooklyn published for Advertising Bureau, Brooklyn City Rail Road Company. Overprinted in brown to show "Twelve Routes, 42 miles of Streets and Avenues Traversed by Cars, all Starting from Fulton Ferry." Contains a list of routes in lower left of map.
    • Contributor: J. Beers & Co. - Brooklyn City Railroad
    • Date: 1874
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    The Virginia, Tennessee, and Georgia Air Line; the Shenandoah... Map of the eastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network emphasizing the main lines.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Virginia, Tennessee, and Georgia Air Line Railroad
    • Date: 1882
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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 rail road routes from Rouse's Point to Portsmouth and ... Map shows Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Vermont. Includes a table of distances and indicates "constructed & completed" and "contemplated & chartered" railroads. The Cocheco line was chartered on July 2, 1847.
    • Contributor: Parrott, George - Cocheco Railroad
    • Date: 1848
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    Plan of the West-Philadelphia Rail-Road. Map includes parts of Philadelphia and Montgomery counties. Indicates topography by hachures, drainage, roads, property owners, and part of the city street plan of Philadelphia. [From published bibliography].
    • Contributor: Campbell, Henry R. - Kramm, Gustavus - Lehman & Duval Lithrs
    • Date: 1835
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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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    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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    Rand, McNally & Co.'s map of New York city and vicinity showi... Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1908
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    Map of the proposed line of Rail Road connection between tide... Scale ca. 1:625,000. LC Railroad maps, 81 Description derived from published bibliography. Annotations added in pencil and colored inks to indicate "Railroads tending to Richmond, Norfolk Alexandria and Baltimore," and the "proposed extension of the Manassas Gap Railroad west . . . Sep. 1852." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Vaisz, W. - Virginia. Board of Public Works
    • Date: 1852
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    Mitchell's new traveller's guide through the United States, s... General map of the eastern half of the United States, framed in decorative borders, indicating drainage, state boundaries, major cities and towns, roads, railroads, canals, and distances. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Drake, Ira S. - Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.
    • Date: 1853
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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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    Post-card map, vicinity of Washington D.C. E13284 U.S. Copyright Office Postcard map showing steam and electric railroads. Title on verso: Post card. Notation and address areas on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. DCP
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1908
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    Fitchburg Railroad with its branches and connections. Relief shown by hachures. Removed from railroad timetable. From the Nathaniel Prentice Banks papers in LC Manuscript Division. Notes and part of timetable on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions control no. 20-83
    • Contributor: Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss
    • Date: 1880
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    Railroad map of Indiana. Detailed township and county map distinguishing railroads by color and name. Includes a list of railroads in left margin, coded by color.
    • Contributor: Indiana. State Board of Tax Commissioners
    • Date: 1896
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    Plan and geological section of a rail-road route from Old Fer... Topographical strip map of part of Massachusetts showing relief by hachures, drainage, property owners names, roads, and the lines of survey. Includes geological cross-section profile. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Browne, D. Jasper - Pendelton's Lithography
    • Date: 1836
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    Map of the route of the proposed New York & Erie Railroad : a... Shows New York state from Westchester County to Lake Erie, and part of northern Pennsylvania and New Jersey. The line was chartered on April 24, 1832.
    • Contributor: Wright, Benjamin - New York and Erie Railroad Company
    • Date: 1834
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    Map of the Chicago and Southwestern Railway and the Chicago, ... Map of the midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main lines.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Chicago and Southwestern Railway Company
    • Date: 1869
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    Map of the rail roads of New Jersey 1887. Township and county map showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad system with names. A table of railroads by system is in the lower right of map.
    • Contributor: Van Cleef, John T. - Betts, J. Brognard
    • 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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    [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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    Plan and profile of the Phil. W. & Balt. R.R., A.D. 1860. Strip map of a surveyed line, showing distances in feet, from Philadelphia to Baltimore. The map indicates portions of rivers and streams, the road pattern, and important towns.
    • Contributor: Harness, Olney - Philadelphia, Wilmington, and Baltimore Rail Road Company
    • Date: 1860
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    Barringtons new and reliable railroad map and shippers & trav... Index of place names appears to either side and bottom of the map. A list of "Railroads Represented on this Map" appears below the index.
    • Contributor: Duncan, Jacob M.
    • Date: 1860
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    Map of the United States in part and Canada, showing all the ... Map of the north-central and northeastern United States showing drainage, place names, state boundaries, canals, completed and "unfinished" railroads, stage roads, and steamboat routes.
    • Contributor: Disturnell, John
    • Date: 1852
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    Map of the railroads & canals connecting the coal estate of t... Outline map indicating the railroad network in central Pennsylvania, parts of Maryland, Delaware and New Jersey.
    • Contributor: Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 185?
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    Map of New York & Erie Rail Road and its connections; the mos... Outline map of the northeastern and north-central United States with the railroad network overprinted in red. A red border is printed around the map simulating a wooden frame. See entry 404. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Colton, J. H.
    • Date: 1855
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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 showing the proposed Tennessee, Alabama, and Georgia Rail... Map of the southeastern states showing drainage, cities and towns, and railroads with relation to consolidation, and connections to other lines in the south.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Tennessee, Alabama, and Georgia Railroad
    • Date: 1893
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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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    Maps showing Arkansas Central, the Helena & Corinth, and the ... Map of the south-central states showing drainage, township and counties, cities and towns, and the railroad network with named lines and colored to emphasize main lines.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Arkansas Central Railroad
    • Date: 1872
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    Map of the projected railway from Harrisburg to Pittsburg [si... Covers area between Massachusetts and Virginia and west to the Mississippi River. Shows "finished" and "proposed" railroads. A mileage chart entitled "Rail Road Routes from Seaboard to the Interior" appears at lower right of map. Harrisburg to Pittsburgh Railroad is part of the Pennsylvania Railroad. See entry 517.
    • Contributor: Harrisburg to Pittsburgh Railroad
    • Date: 184?
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    The American Union railroad map of the United States, British... Detailed map of the continental United States and portions of Canada and Mexico indicating drainage, international and state boundaries, cities and towns, forts, canals, stage roads, railroads, and proposed railroads.
    • Contributor: Haasis & Lubrecht
    • Date: 1872
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    Railroad & auto map, New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: C.S. Hammond & Company
    • Date: 1923
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    Map of Nebraska showing the Union Pacific Railroad land grant. Township and county map showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroads of Nebraska.
    • Contributor: Parge, H. R. - Union Pacific Railroad Company
    • Date: 1880
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    Transportation map of Delaware, Maryland, and Virginia. Scale ca. 1:1,457,280; 1 in. represents approx. 23 miles. Shows trackage rights, principal stations, distances between rail intersections, major U.S., Interstate, and State highways, and navigable waterways. Includes "Index to railroads." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Geological Survey (U.S.) - United States. Federal Railroad Administration. Office of Policy and Program Development
    • Date: 1976
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    Transportation lines of Chesapeake Bay serving the port of Ba... Shows steamship lines, ferries, and railroads. Also covers Delmarva Peninsula. Annotated in ink handwriting in lower margin: From Port Series No. 16--1926. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes indexed "List of steamship lines".
    • Contributor: United States. Board of Engineers for Rivers and Harbors - Ritter, Alfred H. (Alfred Hotchkiss) - United States. Army. Corps of Engineers
    • Date: 1926
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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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    From San Francisco Bay to the Plains of Los Angeles : from ex... Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Coast route, California Map no. 1. 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, 158 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library ...
    • Contributor: Custer, H. - Davis, Jefferson - Parke, John G. - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1859
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    Indian Territory showing railroad systems, June 30, 1902. In upper right corner: Exhibit 5. In upper left corner: Ninth annual report, Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes. From: United States. Dept. of the Interior annual report, 1902. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Department of the Interior - United States. Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes
    • Date: 1902
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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 showing the Norfolk and Cincinnati Railroad, and its conn... Map of the southern states showing drainage, mineral deposits, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Norfolk and Cincinnati Railroad
    • Date: 1882
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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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    Map of the rail roads of New Jersey, and parts of adjoining s... Outline map showing drainage, counties, stations, and the railroad network in red.
    • Contributor: Anderson, J. A.
    • Date: 1869
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    Map of the Seaboard Air Line and its principal connections no... Map of part of the eastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network emphasizing the main line.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Seaboard Air Line Railroad Company
    • Date: 1896
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    Official railroad map of Dakota issued by the railroad commis... Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, Indians, and the railroads with lines named.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1886
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    Indexed map of Rhode Island showing the railroads in the Stat... Railroads are named along the lines.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1875
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    [New commercial and topographical rail road map & guide of Mi... Shows drainage, relief by hachures, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network with names of lines and distances between stations.
    • Contributor: Asher & Adams
    • Date: 1872
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    Map showing the Houston & Texas Central Railroad and its conn... Part of southwestern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Houston & Texas Central Railway Company
    • Date: 1867
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    Map of New York City, Brooklyn, and vicinity, shewing [sic] s... Map of the five borough area of New York showing drainage, settlements, streets, roads, and railroads. "Manhattan (El.) R'y," "Long Island R.R.," "proposed Cable El. R'y," and connections are color coded.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Long Island Rail Road
    • Date: 1885
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    Map of the State of Florida showing the progress of the surve... Township map showing drainage, cities and towns, railroads, location of the land grant railroads and indicating the 6- and 15-mile limits of grants. Shows land offices.
    • Contributor: United States. General Land Office
    • Date: 1859
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    Indian Territory showing railroad systems, June 30, 1903. In upper right corner: Exhibit 27. In upper left corner: Tenth annual report of the Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: United States. Commission to the Five Civilized Tribes
    • Date: 1903
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    Galbraith's railway mail service maps, Kansas. One of eight large-scale pictorial maps of midwestern states showing routes and post offices of the Railway Mail Service. Designed by Chicago railway mail clerk Frank H. Galbraith to help employees of the Railway Mail Service quickly locate counties and post offices. The maps were rented for practicing or prospective workers who numbered over 6,000 and traveled over a million miles a year on ...
    • Contributor: Galbraith, Frank H. - United States. Railway Mail Service
    • Date: 1897
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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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    Sketch map of the Phila. and Readg. Rail Road and its branche... Outline map showing railroads between Port Trevorton and Catawissa on the Susquehanna River and the Port Richmond Wharves in Philadelphia.
    • Contributor: Fay, T. V. - Philadelphia & Reading Railroad Co.
    • Date: 1873
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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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    Map showing the Southern Maryland Railroad and its connection... Covers Maryland, eastern Virginia, Delmarva Peninsula, and southeastern Pennsylvania. Relief shown by hachures. Also shows shipping routes in Chesapeake Bay. "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1881 by G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. in the Office of the Librarian of Congress in Washington." Hand col. in red to show Southern Maryland R.R. and in blue to show connecting lines and ...
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Southern Maryland Railroad
    • Date: 1881
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    Map exhibiting the rail road, canal, lake, and river routes f... Covers New York State and New England (west of Portland, Me.). Also shows railroads completed, under construction, chartered, and/or planned. Does not contain statement of attribution. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, statistical table (in dollars), and "Table of distances" (in miles). LC copy imperfect: Additionally fold-lined, annotated in pencil on ...
    • Date: 1849
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    Galbraith's railway mail service maps, Indiana. One of eight large-scale pictorial maps of midwestern states showing routes and post offices of the Railway Mail Service. Designed by Chicago railway mail clerk Frank H. Galbraith to help employees of the Railway Mail Service quickly locate counties and post offices. The maps were rented for practicing or prospective workers who numbered over 6,000 and traveled over a million miles a year on ...
    • Contributor: Galbraith, Frank H. - United States. Railway Mail Service
    • Date: 1897
  • Map
    Map of central Virginia showing proposed southern extension o... Relief shown by form lines. Pen-and-ink and pencil, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H270 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1880
  • Map
    Map of the route surveyed from the Mississippi at Lake Provid... Scale ca. 1:370,000. At head of title: Survey of routes from the valley of the Mississippi to the Pacific Ocean. LC Railroad maps, 147 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Sidell, William Henry
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    From the Pimas villages to Fort Fillmore : from explorations ... Scale 1:760,320. At head of title: Route near the 32nd parallel of north latitude. Map no. 2. 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) "The Gila River, from the mouth of the valle del Sauz eastword, is ...
    • Contributor: Custer, H. - Davis, Jefferson - Parke, John G. - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    Map of the Virginia Central Rail Road showing the connection ... Map of Virginia and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, county boundaries, place names and "McAdamised" roads.
    • Contributor: Vaisz, W. - Virginia Central Railroad Company
    • Date: 1852
  • Map
    Indiana, Illinois, Missouri & Iowa with parts of adjoining st... Scale 1:1,267,200; 20 statute miles to an in. Hand colored. Shows railroads and indicates mileage between stations and state, county, and township boundaries. LC Railroad maps, 121 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 100; 650/1; 700
    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Blanchard, Rufus - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    Map of the Western Vermont Rail Road and connecting lines, Wm... Map of western New England showing drainage, relief by hachures, state and county boundaries, and cities and towns. Chartered in 1845.
    • Contributor: Gilbert, William - Western Vermont Railroad
    • Date: 1851
  • Map
    Railroads in New Jersey, Pennysylvania, Delaware and Maryland... Scale ca. 1:3,000,000. Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1848. From Doggett's Railroad Guide, New York, (1848), p. 56. LC Railroad maps, 75 Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Doggett, John
    • Date: 1848
  • Map
    Route of the Pacific and Atlantic Rail Road between San Franc... Map of the coast between San Francisco and San Jose showing roads, property owners, streams, and relief by hachures.
    • Contributor: Lewis, William J. - Pacific and Atlantic Railroad Company
    • Date: 1851
  • Map
    Dinsmore & Company's new and complete map of the railway syst... Map of the eastern United States to about the 96th Meridian showing operating and projected railroads.
    • Contributor: Dinsmore, Curran
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Map and profile of the proposed Paterson and Dover Rail Road ... Map of northern New Jersey from Jersey City to Andover. Shows drainage, relief by hachures, cities & towns, roads, iron works, forges, mines and mills. The Paterson and Ramapo was chartered March 10, 1841.
    • Contributor: Allen, J. W. - Paterson and Dover Railroad
    • Date: 1847
  • Map
    A map exhibiting the position of two lines located with a vie... Partial cadastral map showing block numbers. Facsimile. Original version: Washington : Surveyors Office, 1835. Includes text, attestors' names, and illegible seal. LC copy 1 fold-lined. LC copy 2 halved and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 copies. DCP
    • Contributor: Knight, J. (Jonathan) - District of Columbia. Office of the Surveyor
    • Date: 1835
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Rail road map of Pennsylvania published by the Department of ... Detailed map showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad system distinguished by color.
    • Contributor: Wall, J. Sutton
    • Date: 1895
  • Map
    Map of the Williamsport and Elmira Railroad with its connecti... The map covers parts of New York, Pennsylvania, Delaware, and Maryland. Indicates counties and major cities. Chartered on June 9, 1832. Opened to traffic in 1854. Name changed in 1860 to Elmira and Williamsport Railroad.
    • Contributor: P.S. Duval & Co. - Williamsport and Elmira Railroad Company
    • Date: 185?