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  • Map

    Map showing the line of the Toledo, Wabash, & Western Railway...

    General map of the midwestern states with drainage, cities and towns, and the railroads with emphasis on the main line. Includes an advertisement for bonds.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Toledo, Wabash, and Great Western Railroad
    • Date: 1873
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    Bird's eye view of junction of the Ohio & Mississippi Rivers,...

    Scale not given. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 1.5 Panoramic map looking south from Vienna, Illinois, to Holly Springs, Mississippi. Waverly, Tennessee, is on the left and Poplar Bluff, Missouri, is on the right. The map shows a military encampment and fortifications at Cairo, Illinois, plus roads, railroads, rivers, towns, relief, and woodland. Distances from Cairo to Batesville, Memphis, Little Rock, Poplar Bluff, ...

    • Contributor: Bachmann, John
    • Date: 1861
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    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
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    Map of the northwestern states. Shewing [sic] what proportion...

    Outline map of the north-central United States showing the canals and the railroad network and naming the Michigan Central and the Michigan Southern Railway. John B. Jervis was chief engineer on the Mohawk & Hudson Railroad in 1831.

    • Contributor: Jervis, John (john Bloomfield) - Jervis, John
    • Date: 1850
  • Map

    Map showing the Indiana & Illinois Central Railway and its co...

    Shows north-central United States and includes drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Chartered January 1, 1853. Completed in 1873. Became part of the Cincinnati, Indianapolis, and Western Railway.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Indiana and Illinois Central Railway Company
    • Date: 1872
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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 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

    Carte de la riviere Longue : et de quelques autres, qui se de...

    Map 1 covers area of Minnesota River, Lake Superior, Lake Michigan, and Mississippi River south to Saint Louis. Map 2 covers the area west of the Minnesota River. Both maps drawn within same neat lines, divided by parallel dashed lines with caption "Separation des ces deux cartes." Appears in author's Mémoires de l'Amérique septentrionale, v. 2, of his Nouveaux voyages, La Haye, 1703. Described ...

    • Contributor: Lahontan, Louis Armand De Lom D'arce - Lahontan
    • Date: 1703
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    Birds eye view of the Mississippi Valley from Cairo to the Gu...

    Scale ca. 1:1,710,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 9 At top of map: The seat of war. This is a map and not a bird's-eye view. It covers Louisiana, Mississippi, Arkansas, Alabama, and parts of Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Tennessee, Illinois, Missouri, Kansas, Indian Territory, and Texas, and indicates forts, towns, rivers, roads, railroads, state boundaries, and relief by shading. Insets: Fort Pickens. 19 ...

    • Contributor: Couzens, M. K.
    • Date: 1861
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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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    Colton's railroad and express map of the northwestern states ...

    North-central states. Shows drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, stations, and the railroad network with distances.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1872
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    Carte des voyages du Cape. Carver, dans la partie intérieure ...

    Scale ca. 1:3,500,000. Relief shown pictorially. Includes notes. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 783 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 600/2; 651/3

    • Contributor: Bénard
    • Date: 1768
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    Map of Illinois Central R.R.

    U.S. central states from Great Lakes to Gulf of Mexico, showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, roads and railroads. Principal north-south line, chartered in 1850 and incorporated in 1851. 706 miles opened for traffic in 1856. First railroad to receive lands granted by the passage of the "Illinois Central Land Grant Bill."

    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Illinois Central Railroad Company
    • Date: 1892
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    Map showing the railroad and highway bridge over the Missouri...

    Detailed map of the midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1872
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    Map showing the position of Chicago in connection with the No...

    Map of the north-central United States, east of the Mississippi River, showing the railroad network.

    • Contributor: Mendel, Edward
    • Date: 185?
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    Map of the Chicago and Southwestern Railway and the Chicago, ...

    Map of the midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main lines.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Chicago and Southwestern Railway Company
    • Date: 1869
  • Map

    Maps showing the Danville, Urbana, Bloomington & Pekin Railro...

    Map of the midwestern states shows drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroads with emphasis on the main line and mileage between stations. General map shows transcontinental railroad connections.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Danville, Urbana, Bloomington, and Pekin Railroad
    • Date: 1869
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    Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway

    LC North America, railroad maps, 44 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes inset map of the business district of Chicago, and 8 views. Timetables and advertisements on verso.

    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Chicago, Milwaukee, and St. Paul Railway Company
    • Date: 1874
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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
  • Map

    [A trader's map of the Ohio country before 1753.

    Scale ca. 1:1,270,000. Title from C. A. Hanna's The wilderness trail, 1910-1911. Manuscript, pen-and-ink and watercolor. Has watermarks. Relief shown pictorially. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 772 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2: 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Patten, John
    • Date: 1753
  • Map

    Map showing the Grand Rapids & Indiana Railroad, and its conn...

    Advertising map covering Michigan and vicinity. Shows drainage, cities and towns, railroad land grant, and the railroad network emphasizing the main line. Information on bond sale by Winslow, Lanier & Co., N.Y., on the verso. Under construction by Continental Improvement Company, George W. Cass, President.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Grand Rapids and Indiana Railroad Company
    • Date: 1871
  • Map

    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
  • Map

    Colton's railroad & township map, western states compiled fro...

    Detailed map of the north-central states framed in decorative borders indicating drainage, state, county, and township boundaries, cities and towns, canals, roads, railroads, and proposed railroads. [From published bibliography]

    • Contributor: Colton, J. H. (joseph Hutchins) - Colton, J. H.
    • Date: 1853
  • Map

    Map of South Pacific Rail Road Co. of Missouri.

    Outline map of Arkansas and parts of Kansas, Oklahoma, and Texas showing drainage, counties, cities and towns, finished and projected railroads with names along the lines.

    • Contributor: August Gast & Co. - South Pacific Railroad Company of Missouri
    • Date: 1870
  • Map

    A chart of the internal part of Louisiana : including all the...

    Scale ca. 1:2,450,000. Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. "Plate II." Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Includes notes. AACR2: 100; 651/1; 651/2

    • Contributor: Pike, Zebulon Montgomery - Nau, Anthony
    • Date: 1810
  • Map

    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
  • Map

    Theatre in central Kentucky and middle and eastern Tennessee,...

    Scale ca. 1:5,800,000. LC Civil War Maps (2nd ed.), 80.4 Copyright, 1882, by W. R. Plum. From his The military telegraph during the Civil War in the United States. Chicago, Jansen, McClurg & Co., 1882. v. 1, facing p. 122. General map indicating state names and boundaries, railroads, drainage, and place names. Troop positions are not depicted. Description derived from published bibliography. Available also ...

    • Contributor: Plum, William R.
    • Date: 1882
  • Map

    Traveling map of the western states, exhibiting the counties,...

    Detailed map of the north-central states between Ohio and Nebraska.

    • Contributor: Mendenhall, Edward
    • Date: 1864
  • Map

    A map of a part of the southern & western states showing the ...

    The map covers an area from Lake Michigan to the Mississippi delta, and from Columbus, Ohio, to Little Rock, Ark. It shows Ft. Massac and "Capitol City" in southern Illinois and northern Kentucky as sites selected by the U.S. for the "Western Armory," and the probable future site for the seat of government of the United States or Western District of Columbia. Chartered January ...

    • Contributor: McBean, William - New Orleans and Ohio Railroad - Illinois Central Railroad Company - Mobile and Ohio Railroad Company
    • Date: 1850
  • 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

    New & reliable rail road map, travellers edition, Western.

    Outline map of the north-central United States showing the railroad network. Mileage information between stations by states and by railroad companies on the verso.

    • Contributor: Sage (j.) & Sons
    • Date: 1859
  • Map

    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
  • Map

    D.B. Cooke & Co.'s great western railway guide exhibiting all...

    Outline map of the north-central states showing the railroad network in operation and in progress of construction. [From published bibliography]

    • Contributor: D. Cooke & Co.
    • Date: 1855
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    Trade map of the north western states showing the counties, t...

    Detailed map of the north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, townships, counties, and the railroad network.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co.
    • Date: 1870
  • Map

    A new map of the western parts of Virginia, Pennsylvania, Mar...

    Scale ca. 1:1,300,000. Hand colored. Annotated in ink. One annotation shows where "Genr. Wayne defeated the Indians Augt. 20, 1794." Relief shown pictorially and by hachures. Prime meridian: Philadelphia and London. Includes historical and descriptive text. LC Maps of North America, 1750-1789, 789 Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. Vault AACR2

    • Contributor: Hutchins, Thomas - Cheevers, T.
    • Date: 1778
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    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
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    Chicago, Burlington & Quincy R.R. and intersecting lines, 1883.

    Map of the midwestern states showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network coded in color with the main line emphasized.

    • Contributor: Rand McNally and Company - Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company
    • Date: 1883
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    Map 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 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
  • Map

    A map of a portion of the Indian country lying east and west ...

    Accompanied by: Geological report of an examination made in 1834 of the elevated country between the Missouri and Red rivers / by G.W. Featherstonhaugh. Washington : Printed by Gales and Seaton, 1835. (97 p., [1] folded leaf of plates : ill. ; 22 cm.) Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image. LC copy of accompanying text has multiated ...

    • Contributor: Featherstonhaugh, George William - United States. Topographical Bureau
    • Date: 1836
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    Map showing the Burlington Cedar Rapids and Minnesota Railway...

    Map of the midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, administrative boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. Consolidated June 30, 1868, from Cedar Rapids and Burlington and the Cedar Rapids and St. Paul.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Burlington, Cedar Rapids, and Minnesota Railroad Company
    • Date: 1868
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    Chicago Great Western Railway "Maple Leaf Route."

    Map of the midwestern United States showing drainage, counties, cities and towns, railroad network with the main line in heavy black lines. Ticket and general information on the verso.

    • Contributor: Poole Brothers - Chicago Great Western Railway Company
    • Date: 1897
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    Colton's county & township rail road map of Ohio, Indiana, & ...

    Detailed township and county map of the midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network.

    • Contributor: Colton, G. Woolworth (george Woolworth) - Colton, G. Woolworth
    • Date: 1860
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    Maps showing the Toledo, Cincinnati, & St. Louis Railroad and...

    Midwestern states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, coal in Illinois, Indiana, and Ohio. Includes the railroad system with emphasis on the main line.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Toledo, Cincinnati, and St. Louis Railroad Company
    • Date: 1881
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    Map showing the Jackson, Lansing & Saginaw Railroad and its c...

    Map of the Great Lakes area showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Jackson, Lansing, and Saginaw Railroad
    • Date: 1867
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    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 showing the line of the Milwaukee & St. Paul Railroad and...

    Map of the midwest showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries railroads with named lines and the main line emphasized.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway Company
    • Date: 1865
  • Map

    Chapman's rail road map of Ohio, Indiana, Michigan, Illinois,...

    Outline map showing the railroad network and stations along the rail lines. [From published bibliography]

    • Contributor: Chapman, Silas
    • Date: 1859
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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 completed lines of the Milwaukee and Saint Pa...

    General map of the north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, and completed railroads in color.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway Company
    • Date: 1872
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    Railway map shewing [sic] the connections between Muscatine, ...

    Map of the north-central United States showing the railroad network. Includes a historical description of Muscatine, Iowa. The map appears on the verso of letter stationery date lined "Muscatine, Iowa,--185."

    • Contributor: L.H. Bradford & Co.
    • Date: 1857
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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
  • Map

    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
  • Map

    Johnson's new railroad and township copper-plate map of Illin...

    Detailed general map which includes drainage place names, roads, railroad, counties, and townships.

    • Contributor: Johnson, A. J. (alvin Jewett) - Johnson & Browning - Johnson, A. J.
    • Date: 1859
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    Map showing location of lands belonging to the Iowa Rail Road...

    Map of the midwestern states showing drainage, township and counties, land grants, railroads with named lines. Includes geographical description and advertising.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Iowa Railroad
    • Date: 1871
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    Map of the Danville, Olney & Ohio River Railroad and its conn...

    Map of the north-central states showing drainage, cities and towns, township and county boundaries, coal fields in Illinois, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line.

    • Contributor: G.W. & C. Colton & Co. - Danville, Olney, and Ohio River Railroad
    • Date: 1881
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    The upper territories of the United States.

    Relief shown in hachures. Prime meridian: London and Philadelphia. From: Carey's General atlas, 1814. Available also through the Library of Congress web site as a raster image.

    • Contributor: Kneass & Delleker - Carey, Mathew
    • Date: 1814
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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