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    Tunis new colored rail road map of the United States & Canada... Map of the eastern United States to about the 96th Meridian. Lower right corner of map has "table showing the length of rail roads, and the page on which their time tables may be found in the guide." "The continious red lines represent rail roads completed. The dotted red lines represent roads projected."
    • Contributor: Tunis, W. E.
    • Date: 1859
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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
  • Map
    Map of California to accompany printed agreement of S. O. Hou... Detailed map of California, including Nevada. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, with major railroads distinguished by color.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Southern Pacific Railroad Company
    • Date: 1876
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    A map of the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad and its principal conn... Outline map of the eastern half of the United States to about the 95th Meridian. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: A. Hoen & Co.
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Transportation map of New Hampshire and Vermont. Scale ca. 1:601,920; 1 in. represents approx. 9.5 miles. Shows transportation zones, 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: 1975
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    Transportation map of New Jersey. Scale ca. 1:538,560; 1 in. represents approx. 8.5 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
  • Map
    Map and profile of first 40 miles of Union Pacific Rail Road ... Detailed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, vegetation, roads, and railroads in Kansas, from Kansas City to Lawrence.
    • Contributor: Gillis, J. R. - Union Pacific Railroad Company
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    Map of the projected railway from Harrisburg to Pittsburg [si... Outline map showing major drainage, some relief by hachures, state boundaries, canals, and important place names. Finished and proposed railroads are indicated.
    • Contributor: Sheaff, J. A.
    • Date: 1840
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Map showing the location of the N.Y. & Oswego Midland R.R. wi... Map of New York State and vicinity showing drainage, canals, cities and towns, and named railroads. January 1st, 1870 edition has "W. B. Gilbert, Chief Engineer."
    • Contributor: Richmond, Van R. - New York & Oswego Midland Railroad - Gilbert, William
    • Date: 1869
  • Map
    Map showing the road of the Coal and Iron Railway Co. and the... Map of the middle Atlantic states showing drainage, cities and towns, canals, roads, and railroads.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Coal and Iron Railway
    • Date: 1882
  • Map
    Hazard's rail road & military map of the southern states. Shows railroads, forts, location and dates of engagements, state and county boundaries, roads, towns, and rivers.
    • Contributor: Philadelphia Board of Trade. Committee on Inland Transportation
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    The railroad system of Texas on September 1st, 1883 Relief shown by hachures. "Published in the statistical edition of the Galveston news, September 1st, 1883." Includes tables showing "Railroad construction in the United States" and "Railroad towns in Texas having a population of 1,000 and over". Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Lc copy imperfect: Holes and torn along fold lines.
    • Contributor: Hensoldt, E. A. - Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1883
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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
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Map showing from Richmond to Fredericksburg, Va. Printed map with annotations by Sneden highlighting the defenses of Richmond, Va., and locations associated with the Battle of the Wilderness, 5-7 May 1864.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox - Schott, Charles A. (Charles Anthony)
    • Date: 1862
  • Map
    Hillsborough & Cincinnati Rail-road map extending from Hillsb... Topographic strip map indicating drainage, relief by hachures, roads, houses, property owners names, and county names. This line was chartered in Ohio, March 2, 1846. It was purchased by the Baltimore and Ohio Railroad in 1860.
    • Contributor: Jacobi, L. - Hillsborough and Cincinnati Railroad Company
    • Date: 1852
  • Map
    [Map showing railroads and connecting lines of the Northern T... E7092 U.S. Copyright Office "Copyrighted 1905 by L. Wertheimer." Title supplied by cataloger. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. 2 Copies
    • Contributor: Northern Texas Traction Co.
    • Date: 1905
  • Map
    The New York Central & Hudson River R.R. and connections. Map of the northeastern United States showing relief by hachures and shading, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network.
    • Contributor: Daniels, George H. (George Henry) - New York Central and Hudson River Railroad Company - Daniels, George H.
    • Date: 1893
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    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?
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    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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    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
  • Map
    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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    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
  • Map
    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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    Map of the Sunbury and Erie Rail Road and its connections; P.... Outline map of the northeastern and north-central United States showing the "completed & constructing" and "projected" railroads.
    • Contributor: Faries, Robert - Sunbury and Erie Rail Road Company
    • Date: 1854
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    Map shewing the connection of the Baltimore and Ohio-Rail-Roa... Map of the United States east of the Mississippi River. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Edward Weber & Co.
    • Date: 1840
  • Map
    New county and rail road map of the western states and valley... Map of the central United States showing in detail relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, and the railroad network with named lines.
    • Contributor: Watson, Gaylord
    • Date: 1874
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    Map of the Rio Grande and Pecos Railway showing its connectio... Outline map of the U.S. Southwest showing major drainage, cities and towns. Railroad lines are named and narrow gauge lines are in red. The "Cannel Coal Field" is indicated.
    • Contributor: Rio Grande and Pecos Railway Co. - Julius Bien & Co.
    • Date: 1882
  • Map
    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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    Plan showing the proposed entrance into Boston of the Fitchbu... Street map of part of Boston showing the railroad yards and the passenger depot. Chartered on March 3, 1842.
    • Contributor: Bouvé, Elisha W. - Fitchburg Railroad
    • Date: 184?
  • Map
    Map showing the location of the Chicago & Northwestern Railwa... Map of the midwestern states showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the completed, proposed, and under-construction railroads.
    • Contributor: Chicago & Northwestern Railway. Land Department - Chicago and North Western Railway Company
    • Date: 1869
  • Map
    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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    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
  • Map
    Map of the Boston & Lowell R.R. system with its principal con... Map of the northern United States showing cities and towns and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. This line was chartered in 1830 and opened in 1835. In 1841 a second track was laid.
    • Contributor: Rand Avery Supply Co. - Boston and Lowell Railroad Corporation
    • Date: 1890
  • Map
    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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    A new and complete rail road map of the United States compile... Map of the eastern half of the United States showing cities, state boundaries, "finished railroads," and "railroads in progress."
    • Contributor: Perris, William
    • Date: 1858
  • Map
    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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    The Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe railroad system, 1899. Map of the Western United States from Chicago to the Pacific coast, roads and railroads are named.
    • Contributor: American Bank Note Company - Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company
    • Date: 1899
  • Map
    Map showing the Pacific Railroad of Missouri. Shows river valleys, indicates cities and towns, county boundaries, and the railroad network by distinguishing colors. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1865 by G.W. & C.B. Colton in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern District of New York." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Acquisitions ...
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1865
  • Map
    General map of explorations and surveys in California Scale 1:600,000. 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, 148 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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    G. Woolworth Colton's railroad map of Illinois. Township map showing place names, counties, and the railroad system. At bottom of the map appear statements about the economic conditions of the state and its railroads.
    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (George Woolworth) - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1861
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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
  • Map
    Map showing the Fredericksburg & Gordonsville Rail Road of Vi... Maps of the middle Atlantic states showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, canals, roads, and railroads, with emphasis on the main lines. Includes a list of distances for "Short Cut to Tide-Water..." Chartered March 1, 1853. Name changed in 1876 to the Potomac, Fredericksburg, and Piedmonth Railroad. See entry 541.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Fredericksburg and Gordonsville Railroad
    • Date: 1869
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    Map of the proposed railroad trust companies of Massachusetts... Map of northeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, mineral deposits, and the railroad network with color coding for Massachusetts trust lines.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1870
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    New York Central and Hudson River Railroad. Outline map of the northeastern United States showing major drainage, cities and towns, with named railroads distinguished by color.
    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company - New York Central and Hudson River Railroad Company
    • Date: 1900
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    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
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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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    Map showing the Consolidated Southern Railway, Kentucky Divis... Map of the southeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, the railroad network, and mineral deposits.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Consolidated Southern Railway
    • Date: 1883
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    A map of part of Alabama & Florida, showing the route of the ... Map of southern Alabama and part of western Florida showing roads, cities, and drainage.
    • Contributor: Palmer, W. R. (William R.) - Graham, J. D. (James Duncan) - Columbus and Pensacola Railroad - United States. General Land Office - Palmer, W. R.
    • Date: 1836
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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
  • Map
    Correct map of the Burlington and Missouri River R.R., the Bu... Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state and county boundaries, and the named railroad network.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Burlington and Missouri River Railroad Company
    • Date: 1882
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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
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    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 of Long Island showing the Long Island Railroad. Map showing drainage, township and county boundaries, cities and towns, roads, and railroads.
    • Contributor: Long Island Rail Road
    • Date: 1884
  • Map
    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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    Map showing the line of the Rockford, Rock Island, & Saint Lo... Shows midwestern states with drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Consolidated October 8, 1868.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Rockford, Rock Island, and Saint Louis Railroad Company
    • Date: 1868
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    Map showing the location of the road and the land grant of th... Map showing portions of Arizona and New Mexico indicating land grants on either side of the right of way of the railroad.
    • Contributor: Atlantic and Pacific Railroad Company
    • Date: 1883
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    Map of the state of Texas showing the line and lands of the T... Shows relief by hachures, drainages, cities and towns, counties, railroads, and the land grant.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Texas & Pacific Railway
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    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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    Cram's railroad & township map of Mississippi
    Cram's railroad and township map of Mississippi | Indexed railroad and township map, Mississippi
    Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Cram, George Franklin
    • Date: 1878
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    Galbraith's railway mail service maps, Michigan. 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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    Railroad map of Ohio published by the State, prepared by comm... Shows drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, canals, distances between stations, and single- and double-track lines.
    • Contributor: Cappeller, W. S. (William S.) - Cappeller, W. S.
    • Date: 1887
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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 in dictate railroads in operation, in progress of construction, and proposed.
    • Contributor: Vaughan, David
    • Date: 1861
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    Map showing the California and Nevada Railroad and its extens... Map of central California and Colorado showing relief by hachures, drainage, township and county boundaries, and railroads, with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - California and Nevada Railroad
    • Date: 1882
  • Map
    Topographical map of the Mine Hill and Schuylkill-Haven Rail ... Map of Pennsylvania between Schuylkill Haven and Ashland showing drainage, relief by hachures, cities, towns, individual buildings, mines, mills, and the mining branch rail lines. Chartered on the March 24, 1828. 13 miles opened in 1831. Completed to Ashland in 1857. See entry 468.
    • Contributor: Poole, Henry W. (Henry Ward) - Mine Hill and Schuylkill Haven Railroad Company - Poole, Henry W.
    • Date: 1854
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    Isothermal chart of the region north of the 36th Parallel &c.... Indicates "practicable railroad lines," and "proposed railroad lines." Summer isotherms are in red, winter isotherms are in blue.
    • Contributor: Stevens, Isaac Ingalls
    • Date: 1859
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    Railroad map showing the lands of the Standard Coal and Iron ... Detailed map of the north-central and Great Lakes region showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, coal fields, names of railroads, and the railroad network.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1881
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    Lloyd's map of the Southern States, showing all the railroads... Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by form lines. "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1861 by J.T. Lloyd in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States ..." Text of newspaper, entitled "Lloyd's military map and gazetteer of the Southern States, Saturday, September 7, 1861" on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Date: 1861
  • Map
    Map of railways in New England and part of New York; engraved... Scale [ca. 1:2,700,000]. LC Railroad maps, 101 Description derived from published bibliography. At top of map: "See paragraph headed Our Railway Map." On the verso: City of Boston. 18 x 14 cm. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Snow & Wilder - Hitchcock, Dewitt C.
    • Date: 1847
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    Map of the rail road surveys between Hillsborough & Chillicot... Map of part of Ohio indicating the located and explored railroad lines along the Milford and Chillicothe Turnpike. Shows "Air Lines computed by C. D. Jaques Esqr. C. E. from Hillsborough to Chillicothe." [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Morris, Ellwood - Cramer, Charles - Onken's Lith
    • Date: 1851
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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 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
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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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    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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    Skeleton map showing the rail roads completed and in progress... Outline map of the eastern half of the United States indicating drainage, state boundaries, major cities, and constructed and contemplated railroads. The southern portion of map indicates proposed shipping routes to points in the West Indies and Middle America. This is one of the earliest small-scale government maps to show a railroad network. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: United States. Congress. House
    • Date: 1848
  • Map
    Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississipp... Scale 1:3,000,000. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Shows Indian tribal locations, military posts, and routes and dates of expeditions and surveys. Exhibition: Exhibited: Rivers, edens, empires: Lewis & Clark and the revealing of America, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., July 24-Nov. 29, 2003. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes "Authorities." LC copy annotated in ...
    • Contributor: Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble) - Freyhold, Edward - Bien, Julius - United States. War Department - Warren, G. K.
    • Date: 1858
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    Map showing the line of the Alabama & Tennessee River Rail Ro... County and township map of Alabama and vicinity showing drainage, cities and towns, and main railroads in heavy lines. Chartered in 1848. Reorganized in 1866 under title of Selma, Rome, and Dalton Railroad.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Alabama and Tennessee River Railroad
    • Date: 1867
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    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
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    A map showing the rail road connection between Pottsville & S... Detailed map of the area between Schuylkill Haven and Northumberland, Pa., showing drainage, relief by hachures, cities and towns, coal fields, canals, and railroads.
    • Contributor: Sheafer, P. W. (Peter Wenrick) - Sheafer, P. W.
    • Date: 1852
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    Maps showing the Atlantic & Pacific Railroad and leased lines. Special map shows the main line and land grant in Missouri and includes iron and lead regions; general map covers United States showing the railroad network with the main lines distinguished by color; created by Act of Congress, July 27, 1866, with a land grant of 42 million acres; entry 329 shows extent of land grant in Arizona and New Mexico.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Atlantic and Pacific Railroad Company - Chicago & Pacific Railroad
    • Date: 1873
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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
    Plan of railroads north and east of Boston, with the projecte... Outline map, oriented to the west, of the area north of Boston showing the rail network.
    • Contributor: Lewis, Alonzo
    • Date: 1850
  • Map
    Richmond and York River Railroad "Sketch from the Confederate Engineer Bureau in Richmond, Va. General J.F. Gilmer, Chief Engineer[.] Presented to the Virginia Historical Society by his only daughter, Mrs. J.F. Minis, Sav[ana]h, Ga."--Note on map. Extends from Richmond west to West Point. Also shows the course of the Pamunkey River. Forms part of the Gilmer Map Collection. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: Confederate States of America. Army. Dept. Of Northern Virginia. Chief Engineer's Office
    • Date: 1864
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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
  • Map
    Public buildings and public parks in the District of Columbia... Also shows reservoirs, water pumping stations, powerplants, electric substations, gas plants, police stations and precinct boundaries, telephone and telegraph offices, railroad stations and yards, R.O.T.C., National Guard, and Marine installations in red overprint. Oriented with north toward the upper left. "J.P.S. Nov. 1931." "File no. 7-49." "10250." LC copy rubber-stamped, laminated, halved, and mounted on cloth backing. Available also through the Library of Congress ...
    • Contributor: United States. Office of Public Buildings and Public Parks of the National Capital
    • Date: 1932
  • Map
    Map of the western railroads tributary to Philadelphia, with ... Covers area from Jefferson City, Mo., to New Haven, Conn., and from Oswego, N.Y., to Blakely, N.C.
    • Contributor: Ellet, Charles
    • Date: 1851
  • Map
    Map of the Baltimore Division; Adams Express Company. Outline map of the Middle Atlantic States showing drainage, cities and towns, and the major railroads.
    • Contributor: Lang, John C. - Adams Express Company
    • Date: 1885
  • Map
    Map of Texas, showing the line of the Texas and New Orleans R... Shows railroads actually built, partially finished, under contract, and chartered but not under contract. Covers area of the U.S. Southwest and northern Mexico and includes Louisiana, Arkansas, and parts of adjacent states.
    • Contributor: Gentry, A. M. - Texas and New Orleans Railroad Company
    • Date: 1860
  • Map
    Railroad maps, 1828-1900
    Railroad maps collection
    Railroad maps represent an important historical record, illustrating the growth of travel and settlement as well as the development of industry and agriculture in the United States. They depict the development of cartographic style and technique, highlighting the achievement of early railroaders. Included in the collection are progress report surveys for individual lines, official government surveys, promotional maps, maps showing land grants and rights-of-way, ...
    • Date: 1998
  • Map
    Railroad map of the eastern, western and northern states, and... General map covering the northeastern and north-central United States and part of eastern Canada. Shows drainage, cities, roads, canals, and "railroads completed" and "in progress."
    • Contributor: Mitchell's Map Publication Office - Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus)
    • Date: 1859
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    Map showing the line of the Cairo & Fulton Railroad and its c... Map of the mid-central states and Texas showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Cairo and Fulton Railroad Company
    • Date: 1871
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    Railroad map of Ohio published by the State. 1890. Prepared b... Map shows drainage, counties, cities and towns, canals, single and double railroad tracks, distances, and names of lines.
    • Contributor: Norton, J. A.
    • Date: 1890
  • Map
    St. Paul to Riviere des Lacs : 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. 1. "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 maps, 154 Description derived from published ...
    • Contributor: Lambert, John - Davis, Jefferson - Stevens, Isaac Ingalls - Siebert, Selmar - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1859
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    Sketch of the states of Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode... General map showing drainage, cities, towns, state and county boundaries.
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Archibald
    • Date: 1846