Maps Map of routes for a Pacific railroad

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Title
Map of routes for a Pacific railroad
Contributor Names
Warren, G. K. (Gouverneur Kemble), 1830-1882.
United States. War Department. Office of P. R. R. Surveys.
Bien & Sterner.
Created / Published
[Washington, D.C.] : Office of P. R. R. Surveys, 1855
Subject Headings
-  Railroads--West (U.S.)--Maps
-  Pacific railroads--Explorations and surveys--Maps
-  United States--West
Notes
-  Relief shown by hachures and spot heights.
-  Appears in the U.S. War Dept.'s Report of the Secretary of War on the several Pacific railroad explorations, 1855.
-  "This is a hurried compilation of all the authentic surveys and is designed to exhibit the relations of the different routes to each other. An elaborate map on scale of 1:3,000,000 is being compiled and is in an advanced state."
-  In manuscript ink on verso: "Maps showing boundaries of proposed territory of Arizona belonging to the [illegible], Department of the Interior."
-  Annotations in ink at lower center.
-  LC copy imperfect: Mounted on cloth, minor discoloration horizontally along lower right half and along upper left half.
-  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as a raster image.
Medium
1 map : hand col. ; 52 x 57 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
G4051.P3 1855 .W3
Repository
Library of Congress Geography and Map Division Washington, D.C. 20540-4650 USA dcu
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.gmd/g4051p.ct001866
Library of Congress Control Number
2007626788
Online Format
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LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2007626788
Library of Congress Online Catalog
https://catalog.loc.gov/vwebv/search?searchCode=STNO&searchArg=2007626788&searchType=1&recCount=10
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Warren, G. K, United States War Department. Office Of P. R. R. Surveys, and Bien & Sterner. Map of routes for a Pacific railroad. [Washington, D.C.: Office of P. R. R. Surveys, 1855] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2007626788/. (Accessed December 05, 2016.)

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Warren, G. K., United States War Department. Office Of P. R. R. Surveys & Bien & Sterner. (1855) Map of routes for a Pacific railroad. [Washington, D.C.: Office of P. R. R. Surveys] [Map] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2007626788/.

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Warren, G. K, United States War Department. Office Of P. R. R. Surveys, and Bien & Sterner. Map of routes for a Pacific railroad. [Washington, D.C.: Office of P. R. R. Surveys, 1855] Map. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/2007626788/>.