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    Map of the Portland and Ogdensburg Rail Road line, and connec... Map of parts of New England and New York showing the railroad network and the progress of track construction along the Portland and Ogdensburg Railroad line. A reference table in the upper left of the map provides a key to 36 townships in Vermont.
    • Contributor: Hatch & Co. - Portland & Ogdensburg Railroad Company
    • Date: 185?
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    Under a black cloud! Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Date: 1883
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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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    Map of Through Traffic Railway from the middle & southern ant... Outline map of eastern Pennsylvania and part of New Jersey showing relief by hachures, major drainage, major cities, and the connections of the many tributary railroads serving the coal regions. Railroads are named along the lines.
    • Contributor: Hawley, Jesse L. - Through Traffic Railway
    • Date: 1868
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    Carta de los ferrocarriles de los Estados Unidos Mexicanos, 1890 Prime meridian: Mexico City. Includes 1 inset. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Mexico. Secretaría De Fomento - Mexico. Secretaría De Fomento. Sección Tercera
    • Date: 1890
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    A map of a part of the southern & western states showing the ... The map covers an area from Lake Michigan to the Mississippi delta, and from Columbus, Ohio, to Little Rock, Ark. It shows Ft. Massac and "Capitol City" in southern Illinois and northern Kentucky as sites selected by the U.S. for the "Western Armory," and the probable future site for the seat of government of the United States or Western District of Columbia. Chartered January ...
    • Contributor: McBean, William - New Orleans and Ohio Railroad - Illinois Central Railroad Company - Mobile and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1850
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    New and correct map of the lines of the Northern Pacific Rail... Map of northern United States and part of Canada showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and railroads. Shaded area shows land grant. Main lines indicated by heavy black and red.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Northern Pacific Railroad Company
    • Date: 1883
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    Proposed route for a rail road from Copper Harbor, to Fond Du... Outline map centered on Green Bay showing the area between Detroit, Mich. and Fond du Lac, Wis. Contemplated and proposed railroad routes are shown.
    • Date: 1853
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    Map showing route taken by U.S. prisoners of war, Feby. 1864,... Depicts railroad lines from Raleigh, N.C., through South Carolina and Georgia, highlighting in purple ink the particular train route Sneden took as a prisoner.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1864
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    A correct map of the United States of America showing the Atc... Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, stations, and the railroad network with the main line emphasized. Advertisements at top of map.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1888
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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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    Map showing the location of the Charleston & Savannah R.R. Ma... Map of the South Carolina tidewater area between Charleston and Savannah, Ga. "The red line represents the located line; the blue lines represent some of the principal experimental lines." Chartered December 20, 1853. Reorganized in 1866 as the Savannah and Charleston Railroad.
    • Contributor: Walker, Evans & Co. - Charleston and Savannah Railroad
    • Date: 1856
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    Map of the Seaboard & Roanoke Railroad from Portsmouth, Va. t... Outline map showing area from Pottsville, Pa., to Macon, Ga. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Carter, T. J. - Bouvé, Ephraim W.
    • Date: 1847
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    Map of the Baltimore and Ohio Rail Road with its branches and... Map of the Eastern U.S. showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, canals, named railroad network, and the B. & O. in heavy black lines, indicates cooperative connections, unfinished and proposed lines.
    • Contributor: Elmer, Walter F. - Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1878
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    Preliminary map of Kentucky 1891. Prepared for the Kentucky r... Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns. Indicates in colors railroads completed to 1890.
    • Contributor: Hoeing, Joseph Bernard
    • Date: 1889
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    Map of the located route of the Metropolitan Rail Road and th... Topographical map of part of Maryland showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, canals, the Washington Aqueduct, roads, and railroads with mileage on the main survey line. Chartered in 1853.
    • Contributor: Hutton, Wm. R. (William Rich) - Metropolitan Railroad Company (Georgetown, Washington, D.C) - Hutton, Wm. R.
    • Date: 1855
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    Map of Long Island showing the Long Island Railroad Shows passenger rail lines and principal place-names in red overprint. Also shows minor civil divisions (cities and townships). Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy imperfect: Original sheet halved. Includes small ill. of sailing ship. "14604."
    • Contributor: American Bank Note Company - Long Island Rail Road
    • Date: 1895
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    View fo the lake & north west-connections with Philadelphia. Indicates railroads in the Great Lakes region, south to the Ohio River, and from New York State to the Mississippi River. Shows proposed railroads as far west as the Missouri River.
    • Contributor: P.S. Duval & Co.
    • Date: 1856
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    40 miles around New York
    Forty miles around New York | H.H. Lloyd's New York and forty miles around it : | New York and forty miles around it
    Regional map emphasizing railroads and areas/names of local municipalities. Relief shown by hachures. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1866, by H.H. Lloyd & Co., in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." Includes text, notes, and publisher's map list. Map on verso: H.H. Lloyd's new map of the great ...
    • Contributor: H.H. Lloyd & Co. - Fisk & Russell
    • Date: 1867
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    Map of the La Crosse and Milwaukee Rail Road and connections. Map of the northeastern and north-central United States indicating major drainage, larger cities, state boundaries, and the railroad network. Chartered April 2, 1852.
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - La Crosse and Milwaukee Railroad Company - Colton, J. H.
    • Date: 1855
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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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    Maps showing the location of the Boston & Worcester Rail Road...
    Location of the Boston and Worcester Railroad 1835
    Shows portions of Suffolk, Norfolk, Middlesex, and Worcester counties. Orientation varies. Pen-and-ink and colored ink. Annotations in pencil and colored pencil on some maps. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vendor: John Carbonell Acquisitions control no. 2009-022
    • Contributor: Philbrick, Edward Southwick
    • Date: 1858

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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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    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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    Chicago, Burlington & Quincy R.R. and intersecting lines, 1883. Map of the midwestern states showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network coded in color with the main line emphasized.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
    • Date: 1883
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    Map of eastern Virginia Shows railroads and radial distances from Richmond. Also covers parts of Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey. Relief shown by hachures. Inscribed in pencil inside front cover: Geo. W. Lay to Genl. Beauregard. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 465.35 LC copy imperfect: Worm holes on left side of map. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Nicholson, W. L. - Bache, A. D. (Alexander Dallas) - Krebs, Charles G. - U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey - W.H. & O.H. Morrison (Firm)
    • Date: 1862
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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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    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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    Drew's new map of the state of Florida, showing the townships... Shows drainage, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, battlefields, and submarine cables to Havana. Lists operating and newly chartered railroads.
    • Contributor: Drew, Columbus
    • Date: 1874
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    Map of Chicago & Rock Island, Peoria and Bureau Valley, and M... Outline map of the northeastern and north-central United States showing "railroads completed or in progress" and "railroads proposed & authorized unless named as 'projected.'"
    • Contributor: Leefe, George E. - Chicago and Rock Island Railroad Company
    • Date: 1852
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    Commissioners official railway map of Missouri. Completed to ... Shows relief by hachures, drainage, names river valleys, indicates cities and towns, county boundaries, and the railroad network by distinguishing colors.
    • Contributor: Higgins & Co.
    • Date: 1888
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    Map showing the Toledo, Peoria, & Warsaw Railway and its conn... Map of the Midwest showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroads with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Toledo, Peoria & Warsaw Railway
    • Date: 1867
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    Map of Huntington, W. Va., and vicinity, the Ohio River termi... Shows Huntington, Central City, Kellogg, Kenova, and Ceredo, West Virginia, as well as Catlettsburg and Hampton, Kentucky. Scale from Stephenson's Civil War maps, 1989. Pen-and-ink on tracing linen, mounted on cloth. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H336 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil on verso: 215.
    • Date: 188?
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    Profile & location of the A. & W. Pt. R.R. of Ga.; surveyed &... Detailed map of the route and profile of the Atlanta and West Point Railroad from Atlanta to West Point on the Chattahoochee River. Chartered under Atlanta and La Grange Railroad in 1847.
    • Contributor: Mahon, Charles - Atlanta and West Point Rail Road Company
    • Date: 1868

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    Map of the Virginia Central R.R. and its proposed connections. Outline map of the eastern portion of the United States showing the proposed and completed railroad network, and indicating, in red and blue, the main connections to the Virginia Central R. R. The line became a part of the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad in 1868. See entry 365.
    • Contributor: Ruggles, T. C. - Virginia Central Railroad Company
    • Date: 1852
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    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
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    Map showing lines and connections of the Shenandoah Valley an... Map of the eastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, stations, and the railroad netowrk with emphasis on the main lines. Includes a list of mileage between stations.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Shenandoah Valley Railway Company
    • Date: 1881
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    Map of the Philadelphia, Easton & Water Gap Rail Road. Scale ca. 1:1,200,000. At end of title: Shewing its conections [sic] with other lines, & its importance in providing a direct communication between Philadelphia & the Lehigh, Delaware, Lackawanna, & Susquehanna Valleys, western New York, the Northern Lakes & Canada ... LC copy imperfect: some sections torn and missing along fold lines, hole in left center, section of right margin missing. LC copy distance ...
    • Contributor: Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 1852
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    Railroad map of Illinois prepared under the direction of, and... Shows drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network coded by color.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1898
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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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    Map showing the Jackson, Lansing & Saginaw Railroad and its c... Map of the Great Lakes area showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Jackson, Lansing, and Saginaw Railroad
    • Date: 1867
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    Map & profile of the location of the Baltimore & Ohio Rail Ro... Topographical map of part of the middle Atlantic region showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, roads, turnpikes, railroads in operation, final location of lines, surveyed lines, and rejected lines.
    • Contributor: Fink, Albert - Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1850
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    Map of the Mexican National Railway showing the lines granted... Relief shown by shading and spot heights. Prepared from a map originally published in 1873 in Paris. Prime meridian: Mexico City. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), S188 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset "Map showing the political divisions".
    • Contributor: Niox, G. (Gustave) - Mexican National Construction Company - United States. War Department. Office of the Chief of Engineers
    • Date: 1881
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    Map showing the lines of the Columbus, Chicago, and Indiana C... Township and county map of the middle Atlantic and midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, railroad stations, railroads, and distances between stations.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Columbus, Chicago, and Indiana Central Railway
    • Date: 1868
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    Part of map of Washington City D.C. showing the track of the ... Covers area bounded by A Street N.E./N.W., 3rd Street N.W., Florida Avenue, and 12th Street N.E. Also shows block numbers and elevations of block corners. Pen-and-ink and watercolor. Brittle, lacking sections along edges, and mounted on cloth backing. Includes note and track profile. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault DCP
    • Date: 1860
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    Hazard's rail road & military map of the southern states. Shows location and date of engagements, forts, railroads, state and county boundaries, roads, towns, and rivers.
    • Contributor: Philadelphia Board of Trade. Committee on Inland Transportation
    • Date: 1864
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    A geographically correct county map of the states traversed b... Detailed map of the central United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, counties, cities and towns, roads, wagon trails, and the railroad network. This line was chartered by the state of Kansas in 1859; the first 75 miles of line were not completed until 1871. See also entry 553.
    • Contributor: Woodward, Tiernan, and Hale - Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company
    • Date: 1880
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    Map of the Fremont and Indiana Rail Road and its connections,... Map of the northeastern and north-central United States showing drainage, place names, state boundaries, and the completed and proposed railroad network. Chartered April 25, 1853. Opened in 1859.
    • Contributor: Medberry, S. - Fremont and Indiana Railroad Company
    • Date: 1858
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    Skeleton map, showing the position and connections of the Mic... Outline map of the northeastern United States showing railroads in operation, under construction, and under proposal. Chartered in 1846 and consolidated April 1855 with the Northern Indiana Railroad under the name Michigan Southern and Northern Indiana Railroad.
    • Contributor: Jervis, John (John Bloomfield) - Michigan Southern Railroad - Jervis, John
    • Date: 1850
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    Map of the rail-roads of the State of New York Scale ca. 1:960,000. Also shows canals. Includes table of "Length of rail roads in operation." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 650/1; 650/2
    • Contributor: Sweet, S. H. (Sylvanus Howe) - Weed, Parsons & Co.
    • Date: 1863
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    Correct map of Dakota compiled from United States and Territo... "The large lines on the above map show the location of the Chicago & North-Western Railway, and its branches, the small lines its connections." Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, and railroads.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Chicago and North Western Railway Company
    • Date: 1882
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    Map showing the economic minerals along the route of the Ches... Covers area from Richmond, Va., to the Ohio River along the route of the railroad and shows the geological sections in which minerals are found. Consolidated from the Virginia Central and Covington and Ohio Railroads in August 1868.
    • Contributor: Maury, Matthew Fontaine - Ridgway, Thomas S. - Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1872
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    Map showing the route of the Washington and Atlantic Railroad... Map of the middle Atlantic states showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, coal and iron ore deposits in West Virginia and western Maryland, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Washington and Atlantic Railroad
    • Date: 1883
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    Map showing the line of the New Haven, Middletown, and Boston... Map of New England showing drainage, cities and towns, counties, distances, and the railroad network with named lines.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - New Haven, Middletown, and Boston Railroad
    • Date: 1867
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    Map without title showing the railroad route to Santa Fe and ... Outline map of North America showing proposed railroad routes within the present limits of the United States. This is one of the earliest promotional maps for a transcontinental railroad to come before the United States Congress and claimed by the author to have been "conceived as early as 1830."
    • Contributor: Whitney, Asa - Miller & Co.
    • Date: 1849
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    Northern Pacific Railroad Co.--completed road, September 5th,... Map of the northern and western United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns. Color coded to show "Northern Pacific Lines, Proper, Oregon Railway & Navigation Co's System, Oregon and Transcontinental Branch Lines, Lines to be constructed." Fringed lines indicate roads under construction.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Northern Pacific Railroad Company
    • Date: 1882
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    Map of northern military movements: between New York & St. Louis Scale ca. 1:5,800,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 14.35 This map was originally published as an inset on Charles Magnus's Complete Map of the Rail Roads and Water Courses, in the United States & Canada (see Civil War Maps entry no 14.33). Indicated are railroads linking New York and St. Louis, but military movements are not depicted. Description derived from published bibliography. Available ...
    • Contributor: Magnus, Charles
    • Date: 1861
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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 boundaries, in red and blue ink and pencil to show place names, base lines, railroads and railroad exploration routes. Second bar scale glued on. Shows Indian tribal locations, military posts, routes and dates of expeditions and surveys. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a ...
    • Contributor: Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble) - Freyhold, Edward - Bien, Julius - United States. War Department - Warren, G. K.
    • Date: 1858
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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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    Indexed railroad and county map of Georgia. Indexed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, county and township boundaries. Railroads distinguished by color.
    • Contributor: Cram, George Franklin
    • Date: 1883
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    Texas and Pacific Railway and its connections. General map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Texas & Pacific Railway
    • Date: 1876
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    Map of Peru and Indianapolis Rail Road with connections. Outline map with colored state boundaries of the northeastern and north-central United States indicating larger cities. Shows "finished," "in progress of construction," and "contemplated" railroads. Chartered in 1846 with first section opened in 1851.
    • Contributor: Leefe, George E. - Indianapolis and Peru Railroad Company
    • Date: 185?
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    The North Pennsylvania Rail Road and its connections, Octr. 1... Outline map of the eastern Great Lakes, east to Philadelphia and New York City, showing the east Pennsylvania coal fields. Chartered April 8, 1852, under Philadelphia, Easton and Water-Gap Railroad. See entry 529.
    • Contributor: Miller, Edward - North Pennsylvania Railroad Company
    • Date: 1853
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    Map of Pennsylvania Railroad with its connections, showing th... Map of the northeastern and north-central States showing the existing and projected railroad network. Chartered April 13, 1846.
    • Contributor: Friend & Au - Pennsylvania Railroad
    • Date: 1851
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    Map of the Boston & Woonsocket rail road routes compiled from... Map of eastern Massachusetts showing drainage, place names, and township lines. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Bouvé, Ephraim W.
    • Date: 1847
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    Plan and profile of the Danville and Pottsville Rail Road. Detailed map of part of Pennsylvania between Sharp Mountain and the Susquehanna River showing roads, drainage, and relief by hachures along the survey route. Shows the east and west branches of the Mount Carbon Railroad and the Mill Creek Railroad, which began operation in 1829. Chartered on April 8, 1826. Name changed in 1851 to the Philadelphia and Sunbury Rail Road.
    • Contributor: Kennedy, David K. - Lucas, William - Danville and Pottsville Rail Road Company
    • Date: 1831
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    Colton's new railroad map of the United States & Canada. Shows drainage, cities and towns, and railroads distinguished by color.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1876
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    Map showing the position of Chicago in connection with the No... Map of the north-central United States, east of the Mississippi River, showing the railroad network.
    • Contributor: Mendel, Edward
    • Date: 185?
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    Map of the Wisconsin Central Line and connections. Map of the western United States framed in border giving major stations along the route and a shippers guide. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, and the railroad network with named lines. The main line emphasized in heavy black.
    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company - Wisconsin Central Railroad Company
    • Date: 188?
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    Plan and profile of the Androscoggin & Kennebec Railroad Scale 1:60,000; 5,000 ft. to the in. "Aug. 1849." Relief shown by hachures. Includes statistical data and gradient profile. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 650/2; 710
    • Contributor: Appleton, Edward - Williams, W. A. - J.H. Bufford & Co.
    • Date: 1849
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    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
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    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
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    Colton's intermediate railroad map of the United States. Detailed map of the continental United States and part of Canada indicating drainage, international, state and county boundaries, cities and towns, railroads, with names along each line. Railroads under construction are indicated by dashed lines. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1882
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    Map of all the railroads in the United States in operation an... Map of the eastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, canals, and the railroad network. In 1923 Poor's Publishing Company of New York issued a reduced redrawing of this map measuring 46 x 50 cm.
    • Contributor: Poor, Henry V. (Henry Varnum) - McLellan, David - Poor, Henry V.
    • Date: 1854
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    Map showing the Grand Rapids & Indiana Railroad, and its conn... Advertising map covering Michigan and vicinity. Shows drainage, cities and towns, railroad land grant, and the railroad network emphasizing the main line. Information on bond sale by Winslow, Lanier & Co., N.Y., on the verso. Under construction by Continental Improvement Company, George W. Cass, President.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Grand Rapids and Indiana Railroad Company
    • Date: 1871
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    New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Ohio ... 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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    Colton's railroad & township map of Massachusetts, Rhode Isla... Detailed map indicating drainage, relief by hachures, county and township boundaries, and roads. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Colton, J. H.
    • Date: 1853
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    Rand McNally & Co's new railroad and county map of the United... Very detailed map of the continental United States and parts of Canada and Mexico including drainage, international, state and county boundaries, cities and towns, canals, roads, trails, railroads, and railroads under construction. This map is very similar in cartography, content and scale to the maps which make up Rand, McNally & Co's Business Atlas containing large scale maps of each state and territory of ...
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1876
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    Map of United States military rail roads, showing the rail ro... Map of the Southeast showing towns, forts, rivers, and state boundaries. Railroad gauge indicated by color.
    • Contributor: Bien, Julius
    • Date: 1866
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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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    [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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    Rail road map of the United States, showing the depots & stat... Map of eastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and railroads.
    • Contributor: Ensign, Bridgman & Fanning
    • Date: 1856
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    [New commercial and topographical rail road map & guide of Ne... 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: 1874
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    Coltons railroad map of part of the United States north of th... Detailed map of the northeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1883
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    Lines of the Paterson, Passaic, & Rutherford Electric R'y and... Panoramic map of part of New Jersey showing drainage, major cities, some buildings, and railroad buildings. Stamped in blue ink "The Morrisse Electric Railway System."
    • Contributor: Morrisse, James A. - Paterson, Passaic, and Rutherford Electric Railway
    • Date: 1894
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    Map of the Nashville, Chattanooga and St. Louis Ry.; and conn... Map of United States showing major relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, railroad stations, the railroad network, with emphasis on Tennessee. Names of railroads along the lines are indicated. This line was first chartered under Nashville and Chattanooga Railroad on December 11, 1845. Its present name dates from 1873.
    • Contributor: Danley, W. L. - Nashville, Chattanooga, and St. Louis Railway
    • Date: 1889
  • Map
    Map of the Lexington and Big Sandy Railroad showing the conne... Outline map of the middle Atlantic and midwestern states showing the railroad network in operation and under construction. Chartered in 1852 and opened to traffic in 1857.
    • Contributor: Westbrook, J. - Lexington and Big Sandy Railroad
    • Date: 1853
  • Map
    Map of passes in the Sierra Nevada from Walker's Pass to the ... Scale 1:240,000. 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, 150 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
  • Map
    Galbraith's railway mail service maps, Illinois. 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 exhibiting the experimental and located lines for the New... Detailed topographic strip map showing the coast from New York City to New Haven, Conn. Indicates drainage, relief by hachures, cities and towns, roads, and railroads. Chartered in 1844, organized in 1846, opened in 1849. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Anderson, P. - Snyder & Black Lithogrs
    • Date: 1845
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Southern Railway and connections. Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, state boundaries, cities and towns, stations, named lines of railroads, and the railroad network with the main lines emphasized. Chartered in 1894.
    • Contributor: Southern Railway (U.S.)
    • Date: 1897
  • Map
    Johnson's new railroad and township copper-plate map of Illin... Detailed general map which includes drainage place names, roads, railroad, counties, and townships.
    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett) - Johnson & Browning - Johnson, A. J.
    • Date: 1859
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Map of the all American Route showing proposed railroad and U... Map of central Alaska showing relief by hachures and spot heights, drainage, glaciers, cities and towns, international boundary, trails and the proposed railroad.
    • Contributor: Millard, F. - Mahlo, Emil
    • Date: 1899
  • Map
    New railroad map of the state of Maryland, Delaware, and the ... Shows drainage, canals, stations, cities and towns, counties, canals, roads completed, narrow gauge and proposed railroads with names of lines. Includes list of railroads.
    • Contributor: Gray, Frank Arnold
    • Date: 1876
  • Map
    Colton's railroad & township map, western states compiled fro... Detailed map of the north-central states framed in decorative borders indicating drainage, state, county, and township boundaries, cities and towns, canals, roads, railroads, and proposed railroads. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Colton, J. H.
    • Date: 1853
  • Map
    Plan of a survey for the proposed Boston and Providence Rail-... 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]
    • Contributor: Hayward, James - Annin & Smith
    • Date: 1828
  • Map
    Geschäfts- und Reise-Karte von Europa : mit Angabe aller Eise...
    Geschäfts- und Reisekarte von Europa : mit Angabe aller Eisenbahnen, Dampfschiffslinien und Hauptpoststrassen | Carte des chemins der fer de l'Europe
    Prime meridian: Paris. Hand col. to emphasize coastlines and international boundaries. LC copy imperfect: Use-worn, water-stained, brittle, torn at fold lines, cover detached from map sheet. Publisher's advertisement on cover. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: König, Theophil - Verlag Von Mitscher & Röstell
    • Date: 1866
  • Map
    Map of part of New Hampshire and Massachusetts, showing the l... Shows area of Cheshire, Hillsborough, and northern part of Middlesex county. Chartered December 28, 1844.
    • Contributor: Wilton Railroad
    • Date: 1847