Map New rail road map of the United States and the Dominion of Canada, showing the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific R.R.; the great overland route and short line to the west and south-west.

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Title
New rail road map of the United States and the Dominion of Canada, showing the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific R.R.; the great overland route and short line to the west and south-west.
Summary
Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. The line was created by an act of the state of Illinois, February 27, 1847, and amended July 27, 1851. The line reached the Mississippi River on February 22, 1854, where the first bridge to cross the river was opened on September 1, 1854, linking Rock Island, Ill., with Davenport, Iowa.
Contributor Names
Heubach, Emil.
Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad Company (1866-1880)
Created / Published
[Chicago, 1879]
Subject Headings
-  Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific Railroad Company (1866-1880)--Maps
-  Railroads--United States--Maps
-  United States
Notes
-  Scale ca. 1:5,000,000.
-  LC Railroad maps, 379
-  Description derived from published bibliography.
-  Inset: Map of the World. 11 x 13 cm
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
map 48 x 103 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G3701.P3 1879 .H42
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g3701p.rr003790
Library of Congress Control Number
98688630
Online Format
image
Description
Map of the United States showing relief by hachures, drainage, cities and towns, state boundaries, and the railroad network with emphasis on the main line. The line was created by an act of the state of Illinois, February 27, 1847, and amended July 27, 1851. The line reached the Mississippi River on February 22, 1854, where the first bridge to cross the river was opened on September 1, 1854, linking Rock Island, Ill., with Davenport, Iowa.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/98688630
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Chicago citation style:

Heubach, Emil, and Rock Island And Pacific Railroad Company Chicago. New rail road map of the United States and the Dominion of Canada, showing the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific R.R.; the great overland route and short line to the west and south-west. [Chicago, 1879] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688630/. (Accessed May 26, 2017.)

APA citation style:

Heubach, E. & Chicago, R. I. A. P. R. C. (1879) New rail road map of the United States and the Dominion of Canada, showing the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific R.R.; the great overland route and short line to the west and south-west. [Chicago] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/98688630/.

MLA citation style:

Heubach, Emil, and Rock Island And Pacific Railroad Company Chicago. New rail road map of the United States and the Dominion of Canada, showing the Chicago, Rock Island and Pacific R.R.; the great overland route and short line to the west and south-west. [Chicago, 1879] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/98688630/>.