Texas State Archives Map Collection
The American Republic and Rail-Road Map of the United States, British Provinces, West Indies, Mexico, and Central America
|Publisher:||Watson, Gaylord, New York, 1870. Engraved by Fisk & Russell, New York.|
|Cartographer:||-- None Listed --|
|Scale:||1 inch = 70 miles|
|Size:||92 cm x 119 cm|
|Type of Map:||general|
|Format:||color, engraved, lithographed, printed|
|Photo Media:||-- None Listed --|
The American Republic and Rail-Road Map of the United States, British Provinces, West Indies, Mexico, and Central America Image:
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Shows rivers, lakes, mountainous areas, states, cities, towns, camps, forts, operating and proposed railroads, roads, mail routes--including the Overland Mail Route, mines, canals, the location of Indian tribes and agencies, and steamship routes. Inset: Central America. A list of census figures, by U.S. counties is given, as well as distance charts of various routes. Illustrations: Panorama View of the Country Between San Francisco and St. Louis, ships, and a locomotive. 6/26/86
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