Map of Illinois & Missouri : Exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c.

Map of Illinois & Missouri : Exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c.

Date: 1839
Creator: Burr, David H., 1803-1875
Description: Map shows geography, settlements, counties, and transportation routes in early nineteenth century Illinois and eastern Missouri. Scale [ca. 1:1,641,080].
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
[Maps from Mitchell's School and Family Geography]

[Maps from Mitchell's School and Family Geography]

Date: 1858
Creator: Young, J. H. (James Hamilton)
Description: This map is double-sided. On the front is a map of Texas, with the state shaded in blue; most of the state is in the middle of the page, with portions of the surrounding territories at the top and bottom. In the upper left corner, there is an inset showing "Northern Texas on the same scale as the larger Map" and a second inset in the lower left corner has a "Map of the Vicinity of Galveston City" which has a different scale. The map includes major cities, roads, and geographic levels (relief shown with hachures). All of the counties are drawn in and labeled. The back side of the map shows all of the major roads, railroads, cities, and counties of Iowa, Missouri, Illinois, and Wisconsin. Each state is shaded in a different color. Some portions of surrounding states are visible around the edges of the map. Scale [ca. 1:5,000,000] (W 103°--W 93°/N 34° --N 26°). Scale [ca.1: 3,200,000] (W 93°--W 82°/N 48° --N 42°). Scale [ca.1: 3,200,000] (W 96° --W 80°/N 43° --N 37°). Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich.
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[Maps from Mitchell's School and Family Geography]

[Maps from Mitchell's School and Family Geography]

Date: 1858
Creator: Young, J. H. (James Hamilton)
Description: This series of maps are printed on a single sheet with Maps No. 12 (Texas) and No. 14 (Michigan & Wisconsin) on one side and Map No. 13 (Chief Part of the Western States) on the other. All of the maps include major cities, roads, and geographic levels (relief shown with hachures) and have the counties of each state drawn in and labeled. On the map of Texas, there are two insets: in the upper left corner, "Northern Texas on the same scale as the larger Map" and in the lower left corner, "Map of the Vicinity of Galveston City" which has a different scale. Scale [ca. 1:5,000,000] (W 103°--W 93°/N 34° --N 26°). Scale [ca.1: 3,200,000] (W 93°--W 82°/N 48° --N 42°). Scale [ca.1: 3,200,000] (W 96° --W 80°/N 43° --N 37°). Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Railway guide for Illinois shewing all the stations with their respective distances by shortest route from Chicago.

Railway guide for Illinois shewing all the stations with their respective distances by shortest route from Chicago.

Date: 1854
Creator: Miller & Co.
Description: Map shows existing and under-construction railroad lines, "Military Tract" road, and settlements along railway lines. Includes notes, distances along rail lines, and population statistics for Chicago. Scale not given.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Railroad map of Illinois.

Railroad map of Illinois.

Date: [1865]
Creator: Colton, G. Woolworth, (George Woolworth),1827-1901
Description: Map shows mid-nineteenth century Illinois railroads connecting to the featured Central Illinois Railroad; township grid, cities and towns, counties, and rivers. Includes statistics, text describing land offered by the Illinois Central Railroad Company, and Illinois Central R.R. advertisements. Scale not given.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Map of the state of Texas engraved to illustrate Mitchell's school and family geography.

Map of the state of Texas engraved to illustrate Mitchell's school and family geography.

Date: 1858
Creator: Young, J. H. (James Hamilton)
Description: Map shows ounties, cities, military posts, railroads, areas of Native American habitation, some roads including "Overland Mail Route," springs, notable geographic features. Counties, cities, railroads and mining activity are indicated on verso. Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:4,910,000].
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Johnson's Illinois.

Johnson's Illinois.

Date: [between 1866 and 1879]
Creator: Johnson, A. J. (Alvin Jewett),1827-1884.
Description: Map shows the railroads and counties of Illinois during the mid- to late-nineteenth century. Scale [ca. 1:1,152,000].
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Johnson's Illinois.

Johnson's Illinois.

Date: [between 1881 and 1887]
Creator: A. J. Johnson & Co.
Description: Map shows the railroads and counties of Illinois during mid- to late-nineteenth century. Scale [ca. 1:1,152,000].
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library
Skeleton map shewing [sic] the position and connections of the Michigan Southern Rail Road (from Monroe and Toledo to Chigago) with the several great rail road routes to the Atlantic Seaborad and New York City via the South Shore of Lake Erie.

Skeleton map shewing [sic] the position and connections of the Michigan Southern Rail Road (from Monroe and Toledo to Chigago) with the several great rail road routes to the Atlantic Seaborad and New York City via the South Shore of Lake Erie.

Date: [1850]
Creator: W. Endicott & Co.
Description: Map shows proposed and existing railroads across states of Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, "Pensylvania," and part of New York with measured distances between some major cities and towns along the routes. Includes legend. Scale not given.
Contributing Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library