Williams' New Trans-Continental Map of the Pacific RR and Routes of Overland Travel

Description

Map of Pacific Railroad routes across the United States. Printed in the bottom right-hand corner of the map is, "Williams' New Trans-Continental Map of The Pacific R.R. and routes of overland travel to Colorado, Nebraska, The Black Hills, Utah, Idaho, Nevada, Montana. California Pacific Coast."

Physical Description

Photochromolithographed map on blue paper: 40.0 in. X 29.5 in.

Creation Information

Williams, Henry T. 1877.

Context

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  • Adams and Bishop
    Publisher Info: 1877
    Place of Publication: New York, New York

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Map of Pacific Railroad routes across the United States. Printed in the bottom right-hand corner of the map is, "Williams' New Trans-Continental Map of The Pacific R.R. and routes of overland travel to Colorado, Nebraska, The Black Hills, Utah, Idaho, Nevada, Montana. California Pacific Coast."

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Photochromolithographed map on blue paper: 40.0 in. X 29.5 in.

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Map Collections from the University of Texas at Arlington

Funded by a National Endowment for the Humanities "We the People" grant, this collection showcases maps from the Gulf Coast region and the greater Southwest.

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  • 1877

Added to The The Portal to Texas History

  • Nov. 14, 2008, 5:38 p.m.

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  • Oct. 10, 2016, 12:44 p.m.

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Williams, Henry T. Williams' New Trans-Continental Map of the Pacific RR and Routes of Overland Travel, map, 1877; New York, New York. (texashistory.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metapth41380/: accessed June 23, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, The Portal to Texas History, texashistory.unt.edu; crediting University of Texas at Arlington Library.