Map of the Dubuque and Pacific Railroad and its connections.

Description:

Map shows overview of railroad line from Chicago through the South Pass of the Rocky Mountains across Iowa and Nebraska Territory. Map of Iowa shows railroads lines, counties, major cities, and circle centered on Fort Dodge with approximate 150 mile radius. Date range of map based on dates of county formations. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.

Creator(s): J.H. Colton & Co.
Location(s): United States - Iowa
Creation Date: [between 1855 and 1857]  
Partner(s):
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection(s):
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
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Publisher Info:
Publisher Name: J.H. Colton & Co.
Place of Publication: New York, New York
Date(s):
  • Creation: [between 1855 and 1857]
Coverage:
Place
United States - Iowa
From 1855 to 1857
Description:

Map shows overview of railroad line from Chicago through the South Pass of the Rocky Mountains across Iowa and Nebraska Territory. Map of Iowa shows railroads lines, counties, major cities, and circle centered on Fort Dodge with approximate 150 mile radius. Date range of map based on dates of county formations. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.

Note:

Text in margin between maps: "From Dubuque to Sioux City 320 miles, Dubuque to Tete des Morts 11 miles, Land granted by Congress 1,251,040 Acres."

Note:

UT Arlington copy has small portion of border missing from bottom left corner; approximate 1 x 4 cm. triangle portion missing from bottom right corner.

Physical Description:

2 maps on 1 sheet : col. ; 15 x 23 cm. or smaller on sheet 29 x 23 cm.

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Partner:
University of Texas at Arlington Library
Collection:
Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington
Identifier:
  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 600104
  • OCLC: 708358356 |
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metapth187475
Resource Type: Map
Format: Image