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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Rand McNally and Company
Date:
1909
Short Title:
Shippers' Railroad Map.
Publisher:
Rand McNally & Co.
Chicago
Type:
Case Map
Obj Height cm:
105
Obj Width cm:
163
Scale 1:
506,880
Note:
Shows most of Missouri and Arkansas, with parts of adjoining states. In the margin is printed: "Rand McNally & Co' New Shippers' Map of the United States. Copyright, 1888... 1891... 1895." The title above is front a printed paste down label in the bottom margin. This large scale map was part of a huge and comprehensive railroad map of the United States, first issued by Rand McNally in 1888 (see our 5802). This is probably a reduced scale issue of our #3117, first issued in 1885. Outline color by state. Dissected into 32 sections. Map has a brown marbled paper end sheet and folds into a new gray cloth folding case 29x23 with "Shippers' Railroad Map Rand McNally 1909" stamped in gilt along the spine.
Reference:
Modelski North America p. xx.
State/Province:
Arkansas; Missouri; Oklahoma
Subject:
Railroad
Full Title:
The Rand McNally Shippers' Railroad Map Scale: 8 Miles To One Inch. Railroads Corrected to Sept. 1909. Copyright, 1888 ... 1891 ... 1895, by Rand, McNally & Co.
List No:
4743.000
Publication Author:
Rand McNally and Company
Pub Date:
1909
Pub Title:
The Rand McNally Shippers' Railroad Map Scale: 8 Miles To One Inch. Railroads Corrected to Sept. 1909. Copyright, 1888 ... 1891 ... 1895, by Rand, McNally & Co.
Pub Reference:
Modelski North America p. xx.
Pub Note:
See note field above.
Pub List No:
4743.000
Pub Type:
Case Map
Pub Height cm:
105
Pub Width cm:
163
Image No:
4743000
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