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    Dinsmore's complete map of the railroads & canals in the Unit... Map of the eastern half of the United States and part of Canada showing drainage, relief by hachures, state boundaries, and proposed, projected, and operating railroads.
    • Contributor: Fisher, Richard Swainson
    • Date: 1856
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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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    Map of the Toledo, Wabash, and Gt. Western Rail Road Line, an... Outline map of the northeastern and north-central United States showing railroad lines and major cities.
    • Contributor: Olmstead, S. R. (Samuel R.) - Toledo, Wabash, and Great Western Railroad - Olmstead, S. R.
    • Date: 1859
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    Preliminary sketch of the Northern Pacific Rail Road explorat... Each sheet includes profile of ground covered.
    • Contributor: Stevens, Isaac Ingalls - Northern Pacific Railroad Company
    • Date: 1855
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    Map showing the route of the Louisville, New Orleans, and Tex... Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, state boundaries, cities and towns, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Louisville, New Orleans, and Texas Railroad
    • Date: 1883
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    The Union Pacific system of railroad and steamship lines, 1900. Map of the western United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network coded by color. Shows lines as reorganized by Edward H. Harriman after the business depression of 1893. It was incorporated again in 1897 and assumed operation February 1, 1898.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Union Pacific Railroad Company
    • Date: 1900
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    Map of the Catawissa, Williamsport & Erie Rail Road; showing ... Map of Pennsylvania from Philadelphia north to the New York boundary and west to Williamsport. Shows county boundaries, drainage, coal field, important cities, and the existing and proposed railroads. Chartered in 1835 as the Little Schuylkill and Susequehanna Railroad.
    • Contributor: Kimber, Thomas - Catawissa, Williamsport and Erie Railroad Company
    • Date: 1856
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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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    Map showing the different routes surveyed for the Union Pacif... Detailed map of Nebraska showing relief by hachures, drainage, vegetation, roads, and railroads.
    • Contributor: Gillis, J. R. - Union Pacific Railroad Company
    • Date: 1865
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    Railroad and post office map of Minnesota and Wisconsin. Township and county map showing drainage, cities and towns, and the named railroad network.
    • Contributor: H.H. Lloyd & Co.
    • Date: 1871
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    The Rand McNally indexed county and township pocket map and s... Map overprinted in red to show railroads by number. Index to chief cities in left margin.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1898
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    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
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    Map of the proposed Northern Route for a railroad to the Paci... Outline map of the United States showing drainage, state boundaries, major cities, and names of states, with state population figures. Western states show topography by hachures. Some major rail lines are shown in the northeastern states. Besides the "Northern Route" the map also indicates four more southerly proposed routes west of the Mississippi River.
    • Contributor: Johnson, Edwin Ferry
    • Date: 1853
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    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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    Guide through Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Missouri, Wi... Detailed township map of the midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, canals, stage roads, and railroads.
    • Contributor: Smith, J. Calvin (John Calvin) - Smith, J. Calvin
    • Date: 1844
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    Map & profile of the Virginia & Tennessee Rail Road. Strip map of Virginia between Lynchburg and Bristol, Tenn. Shows drainage, coal and copper fields, county boundaries, cities, towns, and roads. Chartered March 24, 1848, under the name of Lynchburg abd Tennessee Railroad. Consolidated in 1871 under Atlantic, Mississippi, and Ohio Railroad. See entry 331. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Blackford, W. W. (William Willis) - Ritchie & Dunnavant - Blackford, W. W.
    • Date: 1856
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    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
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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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    Map of the Philadelphia, Wilmington, & Baltimore Railroad she... Sketch map showing the area between Philadelphia and Baltimore indicating drainage, cities and towns, roads, and railroads. Consolidated February 5, 1838.
    • Contributor: Larkin, J. E. - Philadelphia, Wilmington, and Baltimore Rail Road Company
    • Date: 185?
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    Map of the Chicago, St. Paul & Fond du Lac Railroad. Outline map of Wisconsin and parts of adjoining states showing major drainage, important cities, and the present and proposed railroad network.
    • Contributor: W. Endicott & Co. - Chicago, St. Paul & Fond Du Lac Rail-Road Company
    • Date: 1855
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    The Virginia, Tennessee, and Georgia Air Line; the Shenandoah... Map of the eastern United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network emphasizing the main lines.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Virginia, Tennessee, and Georgia Air Line Railroad
    • Date: 1882
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    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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    Map & profile of the Rutland & Burlington Railroad, Wm. B. Gi... Includes a table of distances from Boston to New York. Shows rail lines from Burlington, Vt., south to Bellows Falls in Windham Co., Vt., and includes drainage and topography on both sides of the line. Indicates county and township boundaries. Chartered November 1, 1843. Name changed November 6, 1847.
    • Contributor: Gilbert, William - Rutland and Burlington Railroad
    • Date: 1848
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    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
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    Map of the proposed line of Rail Road connection between tide... Scale ca. 1:625,000. LC Railroad maps, 81 Description derived from published bibliography. Annotations added in pencil and colored inks to indicate "Railroads tending to Richmond, Norfolk Alexandria and Baltimore," and the "proposed extension of the Manassas Gap Railroad west . . . Sep. 1852." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Vaisz, W. - Virginia. Board of Public Works
    • Date: 1852
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    Gray's railroad map of Texas. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: O.W. Gray & Son
    • Date: 1877
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    Map showing the Norfolk & Western Railroad and its connections. Map of the eastern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, distance by 100-mile concentric circles centered on Roanoke, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. This line became one of the world's greatest coal carriers. It began as the City Point Rail Road from Petersburg to City Point, a distance of 9 miles. It was consolidated in 1870 as the ...
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Norfolk and Western Railroad Company
    • Date: 1887
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    Map of a part of the State of Louisiana exhibiting the route ... Mississippi delta area shows drainage, sugar crop, parishes, major cities and towns, canals, and railroads with lines named and distances on the main line. This railroad was opened for first 50 miles on March 6, 1854. It was purchased in 1878 by the Morgan's Louisiana and Texas Railroad. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Bayley, G. W. R. - Childs & Hammond
    • Date: 1853
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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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    Colton's map of the United States showing the route & connect... Map of the eastern half of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, railroads with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Fort Scott, Topeka, and Lincoln Railroad
    • Date: 1883
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    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
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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 of New Jersey and Pennsylvania exhibiting the post office... Scale ca. 1:650,000. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. AACR2
    • Contributor: Burr, David H.
    • Date: 1839
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    The Indiana, Bloomington and Western Railway System. Map of the north-central United States 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. - Indiana, Bloomington, and Western Railway
    • Date: 1881
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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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    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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    The route of the Alaska excursion steamers. 14088 U.S. Copyright Office Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image. Includes ancillary maps of the Northwestern States and Alaska.
    • Contributor: Fee, Charles S.
    • Date: 1891
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    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
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    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 proposed Lock Haven & Tyrone Rail Road, by J. M. M... Strip map, showing drainage, relief by hachures, cities and towns, roads, and a canal, between the Susquehanna and the Juniata Rivers in Pennsylvania.
    • Contributor: McMinn, J. M. (Joseph M.) - Tyrone and Lock Haven Railroad Company - McMinn, J. M.
    • Date: 1858
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    Maps showing the connections of the Northern and Southern Wes... Main map shows central West Virginia including drainage, cities and towns, the coal region, and the railroads. General map shows northeastern United States with its railroad network.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Northern and Southern West Virginia Railroad
    • Date: 1873
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    New enlarged scale railroad and county map of California show... Indexed map showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, counties, roads, and railroads.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1883
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    J. Sage & Son's new & reliable rail road map comprising all t... Outline commercial map of the eastern half of the United States framed in decorative borders indicating major drainage systems, state boundaries, cities and towns along railroad routes, and distances between stations. Includes detailed lists of railroad companies, stations, and distances by state in marginal text. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Stammann, Hugo - Sage (J.) & Sons
    • Date: 1858
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    Military map of the United States of America : showing locati...
    Military map of the U.S.A. showing where our forces are training
    Relief shown by hachures. Includes text. Includes "Allentown" in Pennsylvania and "Camp Joseph E. Johnston" in Florida. To the right of the copyright statement: 8-1'-17. In lower right corner: 5095. In lower left corner within text box: 595. Historical text, illustrations (some color), lists of camps, stations, and barracks, and publisher's list on verso. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as ...
    • Contributor: Poole Brothers
    • Date: 1917
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    The east coast of Florida is paradise regained. Florida East Coast Railway/Steamship line running from Jacksonville to Key West. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Beckwith, J. P. - Florida East Coast Steamship Co. - Florida East Coast Railway
    • Date: 1898
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    Map showing the Union Pacific Railway and branch lines. Strip map of western United States from Illinois to California showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, railroads, and the Union Pacific System in red.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Union Pacific Railway Company
    • Date: 1888
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    Map showing the new transcontinental route of the Atlantic & ... Map covering the southwestern states but extending from Chicago to the Pacific Coast.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Atlantic and Pacific Railroad Company - Chicago & Pacific Railroad
    • Date: 1883
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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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    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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    Transportation map of Maine. Scale ca. 1:1,013,760; 1 in. represents approx. 16 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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    Map showing the line of the Louisville, New Albany, and St. L... Map of the middle Atlantic and central United States showing drainage, cities and towns, state and county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main lines. Indicates coal field in Illinois and Indiana.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Louisville, New Albany, and St. Louis Air Line Railway Company
    • Date: 1872
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    The Rand-McNally indexed county and township pocket map and s... Shows in detail the entire railroad network in red, coded by number to list.
    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company
    • Date: 1900
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    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
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    Map showing the line of the Virginia, Tennessee, & Georgia Ai... Map of the southern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, table of distances, and the railroads distinguished by color.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Virginia, Tennessee, and Georgia Air Line Railroad
    • Date: 1881
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    Map showing the Washington City and Point Lookout Railroad an... Map of the middle Atlantic states showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Washington City and Point Lookout Railroad
    • Date: 1882
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    Northern Pacific Railway 1900. Map of northern United States from the Great Lakes to the Pacific Ocean showing reliief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, forest and timber, Indian and military reservations.
    • Contributor: L.L. Poates Engr'g Co. - Northern Pacific Railway Company
    • Date: 1900
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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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    Pennsylvania's great highway and its tributary lines. Map of the northeastern United States showing drainage, some relief by hachures, cities and towns, the Sunbury and Erie Railroad, and connecting lines.
    • Contributor: Kollner, Augustus
    • Date: 185?
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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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    Lloyd's map of the southern states showing all the railroads,... Differs from G3860 1862 .L51 with a printed note from Gideon Wells, Secretary of the Navy and a note cautioning the public about a bording house along one of the rail lines. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
    • Contributor: Lloyd, James T.
    • Date: 1862
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    Rocky Mountains to Puget Sound : from explorations and surveys Scale 1:1,200,000. Relief shown by hachures. At head of title: Route near the 47th and 49th Parallels. Map no. 3. "Drawn by John Lambert, topographer of the exploration." From U.S. War Department, Explorations and Surveys for a Railroad Route from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Topographical Maps . . . to Illustrate the Various Reports . . . (Washington, 1859) LC Railroad ...
    • Contributor: Lambert, John - Davis, Jefferson - Stevens, Isaac Ingalls - Siebert, Selmar - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1859
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    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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    Chicago to San Franciso via the Burlington Route. Stylized, diagramatic strip map in three sections: Chicago to Omaha; Omaha; Omaha to Salt Lake and Ogden (via the Union Pacific); Ogden to San Francisco (via the Central Pacific)
    • Contributor: H.R. Page & Co. - Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
    • Date: 1879
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    Map of the Erie Railway and its connections. Map of the northeastern and north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroads with emphasis on the main line. Incorporated in 1832 as the New York and Erie Rail Road. See entries 481-483. Became Erie Railway in 1861. In 1878 was known as the New York, Lake Erie, and Western Railroad. Incorporated again as the Erie in 1895.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Erie Railway
    • Date: 1869
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    Maps showing the connections of the Little Rock and Fort Smit... Two maps on one sheet. Main map shows entire United States with its railroad system and emphasizes the main line. Secondary map shows land grants. Chartered in 1853 and opened in 1870.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Little Rock & Fort Smith R.R. Co.
    • Date: 1873
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    H. V. Poor's rail road map showing particularly the location ... Covers the United States from the Mississippi River east, and from Maine to northern Florida. Includes drainage, relief by hachures, place names, state boundaries, canals, and the railroad network.
    • Contributor: Sanford, E. D. - North East and South West Alabama Railroad
    • Date: 1854
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    Profile, Royal Land Co. R.R.
    Profile, Royal Land Company Railroad
    Shows mineral deposits from Matthias' Point to Briery Branch Gap, Virginia. Pen-and-ink, pencil (some col.), and crayon on 2 sheets pasted together, mounted on cloth. "Scale 50 horizontal to 2 vertical." LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.), H268 Available also through the Library of Congress web site as raster image. In pencil in upper right corner: No. 2. In pencil on verso: 330 crossed ...
    • Contributor: Braxton, Carter M. - Royal Land Company
    • Date: 188?
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    Map of the southern part of the United States, designed to ac... Outline map of the southern states showing the railroad network.
    • Contributor: Wells, J. - D. Appleton and Company
    • Date: 1856
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    [Map of the Alabama and Tennessee River Railroad between Blue... Delineates the route of the Alabama and Tennessee River Railroad, (named on map as A. & T. Riv. R-Ra.). Also shows roads, rivers, section lines, houses, and outbuildings. Relief shown by hachures. Signed in pencil in two places by the Confederate engineer "Geo. Wadsworth Chf Engr." Pen and ink and watercolor. LC Civil War maps (2nd ed.) 103.5 Available also through the Library of ...
    • Contributor: Wadsworth, George - Alabama and Tennessee River Railroad
    • Date: 1864
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    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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    Delaware, prepared especially for the Mercantile Guide and Bu... Outline map showing major drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network with names.
    • Contributor: Matthews-Northrup Company
    • Date: 1899
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    Map of New York & Erie Rail Road and its connections; the mos... Outline map of the northeastern and north-central United States with the railroad network overprinted in red. A red border is printed around the map simulating a wooden frame. See entry 404. [From published bibliography]
    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (Joseph Hutchins) - Colton, J. H.
    • Date: 1855
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    Cleveland and Toledo Rail-Road 1856. Sketch map of northern Ohio showing the railroad lines. Below the neat line is a list of officers and directors of the company. Chartered as the Junction Rail Road, March 2, 1846.
    • Contributor: G. F. Thomas & Co. - Cleveland & Toledo Railroad
    • Date: 1855
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    Cram's township and rail road map of Indiana. Indexed township and county map showing relief by hachures, drainage and cities and towns. Railroads are distinguished by color.
    • Contributor: Cram, George Franklin
    • Date: 1888
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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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    Galbraith's railway mail service maps, Minnesota. 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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    Railway map of Nebraska issued by State Board of Transportati... Shows drainage, township and county boundaries, cities & towns, and the railroad network with names of lines and distances between stations.
    • Contributor: Alt, W. W.
    • Date: 1889
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    Map of the routes of the Union Pacific Rail Roads with their ... Strip map of the western United States from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean showing relief by hachures, drainage, minerals, cities and towns, and forts. Includes completed and proposed railroads.
    • Contributor: Keeler, W. J. (William J.) - Union Pacific Railroad Company
    • Date: 1867
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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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    Railroad map of New Hampshire accompanying report of the rail... Township and county map showing relief by hachures, cities and towns, and the railroad network distinguished by color and name.
    • Contributor: New Hampshire. Railroad Commissioners
    • Date: 1894
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    Map showing the Delaware and North River Railroad and its con... Map of the northeastern states showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Delaware and North River Railroad
    • Date: 1890
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    Map of the rail-roads of the state of New York prepared under... Map of New York and parts of adjacent states showing drainage, relief by hachures, county boundaries, cities and towns. Different colors indicate railroads in operation, in progress of construction, and proposed.
    • Contributor: Vaughan, David
    • Date: 1857
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    Dedicated to the city of Philadelphia through the directors o... Street map of Philadelphia and vicinity showing proposed railroads.
    • Contributor: Hoxsie, S. K.
    • Date: 1858
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    Railroad map of New England & eastern New York complied from ... Shows county and township boundaries, and "Railroads completed, located and in progress."
    • Contributor: Goldthwait, J. H.
    • Date: 1849
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    General map of a survey in California : in connection with ex... Map shows "practicable railway routes" between Ft. Yuma on the Colorado River and the San Francisco Bay region.
    • Contributor: Preuss, Charles - Williamson, R. S. (Robert Stockton) - Parke, John G. - Williams Smith, Issac - United States. War Department
    • Date: 1855
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    Cooke's new map of the state of North Carolina : constructed ... Relief shown by hachures. Greenwich meridian. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes: North Carolina Institution for the Deaf and Dumb and the Blind -- Comparative elevations -- Table of heights of mountains etc. above the water and 3 profiles above lower neatline: Profile of the Western N.C. Railroad from Salisbury to the Tennessee line -- Profile ...
    • Contributor: Cooke, William D. (William Dewey) - North Carolina. General Assembly - J.H. Colton & Co. - Cooke, William D.
    • Date: 1857
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    Map of Alexandria, Fairfax, Prince William, Stafford, and por... Scale ca. 1:126,720. Manuscript; pen-and-ink, pencil, and watercolor. Imperfect: Lacks sections of margin. Oriented with north toward the upper right. Relief shown by shading and hachures. Shows routes of the Manassas Gap, the Orange and Alexandria, and the Alexandria, Loudoun, and Hampshire railroads. Stephenson. Cartography of northern Virginia pl. 37 Described in LC Information bulletin, v. 39, no. 15, Apr. 11, 1980, p. 122. ...
    • Contributor: [Blythe, Washington]
    • Date: 1860
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    Colton's railroad map (intermediate size) of the United State... Detailed map of the United States showing drainage, cities and towns, internal boundaries, railroads named along the line, and railroads under construction.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1870
  • Map
    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
  • Map
    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
    Coffin's new rail-road map of Vermont accompanying report of ... Shows relief by hachures, major drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries. Names railroads along the lines and includes a list of railroads.
    • Contributor: Coffin
    • Date: 1896
  • 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
    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
  • Map
    Map showing the line of the Plymouth, Kankakee, & Pacific Rai... Map of the middle Atlantic and midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network. This is the Indiana portion of a projected railroad from Plymouth, Ind., on the Pittsburgh, Fort Wayne, and Chicago Railroad, to Bureau Junction, on the Chicago, Rock Island, and Pacific Railroad.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Plymouth, Kankakee, and Pacific Railroad
    • Date: 1871
  • Map
    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
    Colton's railroad map of part of the United States south of t... Detailed map of the southern United States showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network.
    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1883
  • Map
    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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    Rail road map of Ohio 1873. Shows drainage, iron ore and coal fields, counties, cities and towns, canals, and completed and proposed railroads with names along the lines.
    • Contributor: Gray, O. W.
    • Date: 1873
  • Map
    Map showing the N.E. & S.W. Alabama R.R. with its connections... Outline map of the eastern United states including Cuba and the Gulf of Mexico. Shows the railroad network and steamship routes. Indicates the railroad land grant and the coal and iron deposits in Alabama. Distances from Washington, D.C., to New Orleans, La. are shown below the title. Chartered in 1853 and 1854. Consolidated with the Wills Valley Railroad, forming the Alabama and Chattanooga Railroad.
    • Contributor: Hoyer & Ludwig - North East and South West Alabama Railroad
    • Date: 185?
  • Map
    Map exhibiting the rail road, canal, lake, and river routes f... Covers New York State and New England (west of Portland, Me.). Also shows railroads completed, under construction, chartered, and/or planned. Does not contain statement of attribution. Relief shown by hachures. Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes text, statistical table (in dollars), and "Table of distances" (in miles). LC copy imperfect: Additionally fold-lined, annotated in pencil on ...
    • Date: 1849