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Auction 184, Lot 166


"Railroad Map of the United States, Showing the Through Lines of Communication from the Atlantic to the Pacific. Together with the Various Steamship Lines Along the Seaboard", Mitchell, Samuel Augustus

Subject: United States, Railroads

Period: 1880 (dated)


Color: Printed Color

22.8 x 14.4 inches
57.9 x 36.6 cm
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A handsome map showing the country's rapidly expanding railroad network in the later portion of the 19th century. Locates both completed and proposed lines in bold red coloring along with major cities, forts, and mining communities. Steamship routes and time zones provide additional insight.


Condition: A

Clean and crisp.

Estimate: $70 - $90

Sold for: $230

Closed on 9/15/2021