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Map of the Territories and Pacific States (to Accompany) "Across the Continent."

Description: Map shows existing and proposed railroads, stage routes, and Dakota [Territory] in the western half of the United States during the late nineteenth century. Includes key to railroads and "route traveled by Mr. Colfax & Party." Relief shown by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:7,350,000].
Date: 1868
Creator: Bowles, Samuel, 1826-1878
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Union Pacific system : Union Pacific Railroad Co., Oregon Short Line Railroad Co., Oregon-Washington R.R. & Nav. Co., Los Angeles & Salt Lake R.R. Co., St. Joseph & Grand Island Ry. Co. and connections.

Description: Map shows national parks, steamship routes along the Pacific coast, and railroad routes in the midwestern and western portions of the United States for the Union Pacific Railroad Company and its affiliates. Relief shown by hachures. Scale not given.
Date: 1922
Creator: Rand McNally and Company.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

The United States of North America (western part).

Description: Map shows early twentieth century railways, submarine telegraph cables, areas of Native American habitation, major cities and towns in the western United States. Includes northern Mexico and portions of western border provinces of Canada. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [1:5,274,720].
Date: 1903
Creator: Stanford, Edward, 1827-1904.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Major freight service rates following unification recommended by the examiner, except for Milwaukee and Frisco F.D. No. 22688 et al.

Description: Map shows railroads and proposed railroad merges west of a line from Pensacola, Florida, Birmingham, Alabama, and Indianapolis, Indiana, to the Pacific Coast; railroad lines labeled with railroad acronyms; state boundaries, and major cities. Includes legend. Scale not given.
Date: 1972
Creator: United States. Department of Defense.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

New map of the American overland route : Showing its connections, and land grants of 30,000,000 acres.

Description: Map shows Union Pacific-Central Pacific transcontinental railroad (route of the main line from Omaha to San Francisco), its land grants, other railroads, proposed railroads, and stage routes. Route of "Morgan's line of U.S. mail steamers" in the Gulf of Mexico, forts in western Texas, and locations of Native American tribes are also shown. Lists general superintendents and general passenger and ticket agents for Union Pacific Railroad Company and Central Pacific Railroad Company. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [ca. 1:5,000,000].
Date: 1870?/1879?
Creator: Rand McNally and Company
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

United States: V. West [from Rocky Mountains to Pacific coast]

Description: Map shows cities, counties, railroads, roads, and steamer routes with distances for states along and west of the Rocky Mountains to the Pacific coast. Includes "Index to the sectional maps of the United States" on verso. Inset: San Francisco. Relief shown by hachures and spot heights. Scale [1:4,870,000] and [1:500,000].
Date: [1902..1922]
Creator: London Geographical Institute
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

United States of North America (Western States).

Description: Map shows unusual boundary lines for Washington, Oregon, Nebraska, Minnesota, New Mexico, Utah, and Kansas as territories of the United States west of the Mississippi River; cities and towns, military posts, railways, major roads, water resources, and mining activity. Scale [1:4,748,000].
Date: 1862
Creator: Johnston, Alexander Keith, 1804-1871
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Map showing the scene of General Hancock's operations in the Indian country, the forts, military stations, Pacific railroads, etc.

Description: Map shows railroad routes, military posts, areas of Native American habitation, railroad routes, western states, and "Dakota" and "Indian Territory." Relief showm by hachures. Scale [ca. 1:8,000,000]. Map comes from the pp. 371-372 of the June 16, 1867 edition of Harper's Weekly.
Date: 1867
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library

Progress map of lines and areas of explorations and surveys conducted under the auspices of the War Department: giving the area of the public domain lying west of the 100th. meridian of longitude, with an index illustration of a series of atlas maps / prepared under the direction of Geo. M. Wheeler, Corps of Engineers.

Description: Map shows the names of military explorers, dates, and historical routes of their exploration from the Mississippi River to the Pacific Ocean. Displays railroads, "military posts," Indian agencies, existing and proposed astronomical stations, existing and proposed telegraph lines, state boundaries, major cities, public lands, Indian Territory, Dakota Territory, and area statistics "West of 100th Meridian" in square miles. Includes legend and index. Relief not shown. Scale [1:6,000,000].
Date: 1873?
Creator: United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Item Type: Map
Partner: University of Texas at Arlington Library