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    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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    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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    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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    Rand, Mc.Nally & Co's official railroad map of the United Sta... Very detailed commercial map of the continental United States showing drainage, international and state boundaries, cities and towns, railroad stations, the entire railroad network with names or abbreviations of railroad companies along each line. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1893
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    Colton's railroad & township map of the State of Maine, with ... Scale ca. 1:550,000. Relief shown by hachures. Shows longitude from Washington. "Entered according to Act of Congress, in the year 1853 by J.H. Colton & Co. ... " Includes population statistics. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2: 110; 650/1; 651/2
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Hall, C. C.
    • Date: 1855
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    Railroad map of Indiana, by Col. Thomas A. Morris, Civil Engi... Shows counties and county seats. A projected railroad is shown between Crawfordville and Bedford. Similar to 1852 edition but does not indicate the Whitewater Canal.
    • Contributor: Morris, Thomas A. (Thomas Armstrong) - Morris, Thomas A.
    • Date: 1850
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    Map of the rail-roads of the state of New York prepared under... Map of New York and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, relief by hachures, county boundaries, cities and towns. Different colors indicate railroads in operation, in progress of construction and proposed.
    • Contributor: Vaughan, David
    • Date: 1856
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    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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    Lloyd's American railroad map, showing the whole seat of the ... Scale ca. 1:1,900,800. Hand colored. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 14 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes illus., "Time dial," and inset of "Map of Escambia & Santa Rosa Cos., Fl. showing Pensacola harbor and channel, Ft. Pickens, Ft. McRae, Bragg's batteries and the position of the U.S. fleet now before the harbor." On verso: ...
    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Date: 1861
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    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
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    Map of routes for a Pacific railroad, compiled to accompany t... Outline sketch map of the United States west of the Mississippi River designed to show the relationship of the proposed railroad routes. First edition of the map appears in U.S. War Department, Report of the Secretary...Communicating the Several Pacific Railroad Explorations (Washington, 1855). [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble) - Bien, Julius - Davis, Jefferson - United States. War Department - Warren, G. K.
    • Date: 1855
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    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
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    Cram's township and rail road map of Arkansas. Indexed township and county map showing relief by hachures, drainage, and cities and towns. Railroad lines are distinguished by color.
    • Contributor: Cram, George Franklin
    • Date: 1895
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    General map of the Pennsylvania Railroad and its connections. Map of the United States showing major drainage, relief by hachures, and the railroad network with names of lines and stations. Emphasizes with heavy black lines the Pennsylvania Railroad in the northeastern states.
    • Contributor: Allen, Lane & Scott - Pennsylvania Railroad
    • Date: 1893
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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 of Warrenton Junction, Orange and Alexandria R.R., Virgin... Illustrates the position in October 1863 in Fauquier County, Va., of the Union 3rd Army Corps under General William Henry French. The Union troops were near Warrenton Junction along the Orange and Alexandria Railroad. This was part of the Bristoe Campaign, 9 October-9 November 1863, during which the rail line was destroyed by the
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1863
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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 Manassas Gap Railroad and its extensions; Septembe... Topographical map of part of northern Virginia showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, roads, and railroads with distances. Includes profiles. Chartered March 11, 1850. Opened in 1854 from Manassas Junction to Strasburg. Va. Consolidated June 1, 1867, with the Orange and Alexandria, forming the Orange, Alexandria, and Manassas Railroad. See entries 507 and 508.
    • Contributor: Dwyer, Thomas - Manassas Gap Railroad Company
    • Date: 1855
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    Penn'a R.R. car shop's Altoona, Pennsylvania 1895 Perspective map not drawn to scale. Bird's-eye-view. "Published by T. M. Fowler & James B. Moyer." LC Panoramic maps (2nd ed.), 731.2 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset and index to points of interest. Vault AACR2: 100; 650/1; 610/2; 700/1
    • Contributor: Fowler, T. M. (Thaddeus Mortimer) - Moyer, James - Fowler, T. M.
    • Date: 1895
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    Railroad map of the state of New York to accompany the twelft... Shows drainage, cities and towns, distances, and named railroads.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1894
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    Map showing the war operations, in Virginia & Maryland. Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 449 Indicates railroads, principal towns, and a few batteries. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image.
    • Contributor: Bufford, John Henry
    • Date: 1861
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    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
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    Experimental survey for the Eastern Shore Rail Road, Maryland... Survey map along route of line covering strip of land in Maryland from Elk Landing to Tangier Sound. Shows streams, fields, land owners, roads, and the "lines run with compass & level, Lines run with compass." The line was chartered in 1853, organized in 1859, and the first section of road completed in 1860.
    • Contributor: Emory, William H. (William Hemsley) - McClelland, J. - Kearney, James - Eastern Shore Railroad - Emory, William H.
    • Date: 1853
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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. Similar to entry no. 11.
    • Contributor: United States. Congress. Senate
    • Date: 1848
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    Map of the canals and railroads for transporting anthracite c... Detailed map of eastern Pennsylvania and parts of New York and New Jersey showing drainage, relief by hachures, state and county boundaries, cities, towns, and coal fields.
    • Contributor: Lorenz, William
    • Date: 1856
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    D.B. Cooke & Co's railway guide for Illinois shewing all the ... Outline map showing "R.R. in operation" and "R.R. in Progress." [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: D. Cooke & Co.
    • Date: 1855
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    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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    Through route west to Pittsburg [sic] Outline map of the middle Atlantic states showing existing routes and, in red, the advantages of the proposed Metropolitan Railroad connections. The state of Maryland authorized extension of this line to Cumberland in January 1853.
    • Contributor: [metropolitan Railroad Company (Georgetown, Washington, D.C)] - Metropolitan Railroad Company (Georgetown, Washington, D.C)
    • Date: 1853
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    Skeleton map of rail-roads between Cape Canso and St. Louis, Scale ca. 1:3,375,000. Shows railroads in operation or under construction and projected railroads in the northeastern United States and part of Canada.. LC Railroad maps, 79 Includes distance chart and insets "Map of rail roads in Massachusetts" and "Boston harbor & rail road termini." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Same as G3711.P3 1851 .B6 (81-692879) AACR2
    • Contributor: Boston (Mass.). Engineering Department - Chesbrough, Ellis Sylvester - Tappan & Bradford
    • Date: 1851
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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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    Corpus Christi and Rio Grande Railway Company, [map showing t... Outline map of southwest Texas and part of Mexico showing relief by hachures, drainage, and major cities and towns.
    • Contributor: Bien, Julius - Corpus Christi and Rio Grande Railway
    • Date: 1873
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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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    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 showing the Union Pacific Railway and connecting railroads. Map of the western states showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroads with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Union Pacific Railway Company
    • Date: 1882
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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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    Lloyd's railroad, telegraph & express map of the United State... Map of the eastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, forts and fortification, express companies, railroads, and magnetic telegraph wires. Includes railroads which have been completed and in operation up to July 1863.
    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Date: 1867
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    Map showing the Ohio Southern R.R. and its connections throug... Map of the midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, and railroad network including proposed lines. Emphasizes main lines.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Ohio Southern Railroad
    • Date: 1881
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    Map showing the Toledo, Ann Arbor, and Grand Truck Railway an... Midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the mail line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Toledo, Ann Arbor, and Grand Truck Railway
    • Date: 1881
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    Map of the state of Virginia : showing the advantages of the ... Shows major railways to the west. Relief shown by contours. Also covers Maryland, West Virginia, and Delaware. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy in lower left corner stamped in blue ink: 66. LC copy imperfect: Torn with minor losses along vertical fold lines and mounted on cloth.
    • Contributor: Quackenbush, Eugene - Ed. W. Welcke & Bro
    • Date: 1875
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    Map showing the Iowa & Missouri State Line Railroad and its c... Township and county map of the northern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network emphasizing the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Iowa & Missouri State Line Railroad
    • Date: 1868
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    [Map of South Carolina, Georgia, Alabama, and Tennessee.] Shows the southern border of South Carolina, northern border of Georgia, and eastern borders of Alabama and Tennessee, with railroads, towns, forts, prisons, landforms, and waterways.
    • Contributor: Sneden, Robert Knox
    • Date: 1861
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    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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    Southern Mississippi and Alabama showing the approaches to Mo... Map includes part of west Florida and shows drainage, place names, roads, and railroads.
    • Contributor: United States Coast Survey
    • Date: 1863
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    Map showing the proposed rail roads from Boston to Burlington... Outline map of eastern New York, Vermont, New Hampshire, and northern Massachusetts showing four proposed railroad routes. A list of distances appear below the title.
    • Contributor: J.H. Bufford & Co.
    • Date: 1844
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    Map of 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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    Map showing the Jacksonville North Western and South Eastern ... Map of Illinois, Indiana, and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, stations, and the railroad network.
    • Contributor: Watson, Gaylord - Jacksonville, Northwestern & Southeastern Railway Company
    • Date: 185?
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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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    General map of the Baltimore and Ohio Rail Road & its connect... Part of the eastern United States showing relief by hachures, major drainage, state boundaries, cities and towns, and the railroad network with mail lines emphasized.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1876
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    Map of the railroads and extensions of the Chicago, Milwaukee... Detailed map of the north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroads with names and emphasis on the main line. Incorporated in 1863 as the Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway. See items 464 and 465. In 1874 the word Chicago was added to the name. LC has a Rand McNally and Company map, measuring 35 x 45 cm., ...
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway Company
    • Date: 1881
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    Map showing the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fé Railroad system... Map of the southwestern states from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean; indicates in table form miles of lines in Kansas, Missouri, Colorado, New Mexico, Texas, Arizona, and Mexico; shows relief by hachures, drainage, state boundaries, and cities and towns.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe Railroad Company
    • Date: 1883
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    Colton's new township railroad map of New York with parts of ... Detailed map showing drainage, cities and towns, internal boundaries, distances between stations and the railroad network.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1883
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    Map of the rail roads, from Rome to Albany and Troy, by one o... Detailed map of the Mohawk Valley from Troy to Rome showing drainage, relief by hachures, towns, and villages.
    • Contributor: William, Levi
    • Date: 1845
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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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    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 new and complete county map of all the rail roads in the Un... Covers the eastern half of the United States. Shows drainage, county boundaries, and place names.
    • Contributor: Schultz, John H.
    • Date: 1857
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    Map showing the route of the Continental Railway and its conn... Map of the northeastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Continental Railway
    • Date: 1873
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    Map of the Shenandoah Valley route via Luray Caverns, Natural... Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, and the railroad network with named lines. Heavy black lines emphasize the main lines. Timetable information on the verso.
    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company - Shenandoah Valley Railway Company
    • Date: 1890
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    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
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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 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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    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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    Map of the routes examined and surveyed for the Winchester an... Topographic map surveyed in strips along the railroad routes. Shows property owners and covers an area between the Shenandoah and Potomac Rivers to Winchester. Includes table showing "a summary of the routes surveyed for the Winchester and Potomac Rail Road, State of Virginia."
    • Contributor: Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson) - Winchester and Potomac Railroad Company - Humphreys, A. A.
    • Date: 1831
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    Railroad map of Iowa. Township and county map showing drainage, cities and towns. Railroads are distinguished by color and name.
    • Contributor: Iowa. Railroad Commissioners
    • Date: 1881
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    Map of the state of New-York showing its water and rail road ... Map of New York and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, relief by hachures, county boundaries, cities and towns. Different colors indicate railroads in operation, in progress of construction, and proposed.
    • Contributor: Vaughan, David
    • Date: 1855
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    Map of the Springfield & Deep Run estates on the Coal Lands o... Outline map of southeastern Virginia showing railroad connections in Richmond, Petersburg, and West Point. Indicates the Lynchburgh canal.
    • Contributor: Debow, S. Herries
    • Date: 1856
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    Burlington Route. Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state and county boundaries, time zones, and the railroad network with main lines emphasized.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
    • Date: 1892
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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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    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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    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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    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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    Map of the Iowa Central Air Line Rail Road and its connections. Detailed township map of the north-central states indicating drainage, cities and towns, townships, county boundaries, the road and railroad networks, and in blue overprint the connections with the Iowa Central line.
    • Contributor: J.H. Colton & Co. - Iowa Central Air Line Railroad
    • Date: 1857
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    Colton's township map of Oregon & Washington Territory, issue... Shows relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, Indian reservations, ocean routes, and railroads with emphasis on the main lines.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Oregon Railway and Navigation Company
    • Date: 1880
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    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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    Centennial American Republic and railroad map of the United S... Shows drainage, cities and towns,and the railroad network with names of lines. Includes distance chart and view of "Main building centennial exhibition, Philadelphia, 1876." [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Watson, Gaylord
    • Date: 1875
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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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    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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    Chicago to San Franciso via the Burlington Route. Stylized, diagramatic strip map in three sections: Chicago to Omaha; Omaha; Omaha to Salt Lake and Ogden (via the Union Pacific); Ogden to San Francisco (via the Central Pacific)
    • Contributor: H.R. Page & Co. - Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
    • Date: 1879
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    Map 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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    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 central Montana, the Montana Railroad, September 1, 1899. Shows relief by hachures, drainage, township and county boundaries, military reservations, wagon roads, and railroads.
    • Contributor: Polley, J. F. - Montana Railroad
    • Date: 1899
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    Map of railroad line commencing at a point on the West-Philad... The distance and cost of grading is tabulated at the lower right of the map. The area covered is along Mill Creek and from the Lancaster Pike to Schuylkill River.
    • Contributor: Howell, Courtland D. - West Philadelphia Rail Road Company
    • Date: 1849
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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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    Map of the route of the Southern Continental R.R. with connec... Detailed map of the western United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, forts, military and Indian reservations, wagon roads, trails, routes of exploration, and the railroad network indicating finished, unfinished, and connecting lines.
    • Contributor: Palmer, William Jackson - Southern Continental Railroad
    • Date: 1867
  • Map
    Map showing the preliminary line of the East River Railroad, ... Map of part of Virginia showing relief by form lines, drainage, mills, property owners names, towns, roads, and the railroad line, with distances in red.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah - East River Rail Road Company
    • Date: 1881
  • Map
    Map showing the route and connections of the Memphis and New ... Gulf states showing drainage, cities and towns, counties, and the railroad network, with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Memphis and New Orleans Railroad
    • Date: 1882
  • Map
    A new and complete railroad map of the United States compiled... Map of the eastern half of the United States showing cities, state boundaries, finished railroads, and railroads in progress.
    • Contributor: Perris, William
    • Date: 1857
  • Map
    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
    Map of the territory of the United States from the Mississipp... Very detailed map of the United States west of the Mississippi River indicating drainage, relief by hachures, cities and towns, forts, trails, wagon roads, and routes of exploration. An important map of western expansion, it utilized and lists 45 major exploration and mapping reports from the Lewis & Clark to the U.S. General Land Office Surveys.
    • Contributor: Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble) - Freyhold, Edward - Bien, Julius - United States. War Department - Warren, G. K.
    • Date: 1863
  • Map
    Map showing the route of the Duluth & Winnipeg Railroad and i... Map shows the north-central states with drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network indicated. Emphasizes the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Duluth and Winnipeg Railway Company
    • Date: 1881
  • Map
    Map showing the line of the Lake Erie and Louisville Railway ... Map of the north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Consolidation of the Fremont, Lima, and Union and the Lake Erie and Pacific Railroads, February 4, 1865.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Lake Erie & Louisville Railway Company
    • Date: 1872
  • Map
    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
  • 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
    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
  • Map
    Map of the county west of Cumberland towards the Ohio river, ... Lightly colored map on tracing linen showing western Pennsylvania, western Maryland, parts of Virginia and West Virginia and most of Ohio.
    • Contributor: Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1843
  • Map
    Map of the Chester, Iron Mountain & Western Railroad and its ... Map of Missouri, Illinois, and vicinity. Shows drainage, cities and towns, the railroad network, coalfields, and iron and lead mines.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Chester, Iron Mountain, and Western Railroad
    • Date: 1881
  • Map
    Map of the Union Pacific Rail Road and surveys of 1864, 65, 6... Topographical strip map between Council Bluffs, Iowa, to west of Great Salt Lake, Utah, showing located and experimental lines and profile of grades.
    • Contributor: Dodge, Grenville M. - Lambach, H. - Union Pacific Railroad Company
    • Date: 1869
  • Map
    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
    Railroad map of South Carolina by Jed. Hotchkiss, T.E., Stant... Pen-and-ink sketch showing drainage, counties, cities and towns, and the railroads with names along the lines.
    • Contributor: Hotchkiss, Jedediah
    • Date: 1880
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    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