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Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
Rand McNally and Company
Date:
1897
Short Title:
Miles of railroads U.S., 1839-1894; Great Lakes freight, 1889.
Publisher:
Rand McNally
Chicago
Type:
Statistical Diagram
Obj Height cm:
49
Obj Width cm:
32
Note:
Three statistical charts. "Rand, McNally & Company's" in upper margin.
Country:
United States
Region:
Great Lakes Region
Subject:
Railroad; Shipping
Full Title:
Miles of railroads in the United States, 1830-1893. Miles of railroads, by states, January 1st, 1894. Freight traffic on the Great Lakes, by ports, 1889. Rand, McNally & Co., Engravers, Chicago. (1897)
List No:
3565.114
Page No:
364
Series No:
124
Publication Author:
Rand McNally and Company
Pub Date:
1897
Pub Title:
Rand, McNally & Co.'s indexed atlas of the world containing large scale maps of every country and civil division upon the face of the globe, together with historical, descriptive, and statistical matter relative to each ... Accompanied by a new and original compilation forming a ready reference index ... Engraved, printed and published by Rand, McNally & Company, Chicago and New York, U.S.A., 1897. (on verso) Copyright, 1894, by Rand, McNally & Co., Chicago ... (complete in two volumes)
Pub Reference:
cf Phillips, 1026 (1898 ed.)
Pub Note:
This was Rand McNally's highwater mark for its 19th century atlases. No obvious changes from the 1896 edition. Similar to the 1897 Standard Atlas of the World. Vol 1 - Foreign Countries, Vol 2 - United States. Map in full printed color. Atlas is bound in green cloth covers with "The Rand-McNally indexed atlas of the world . Foreign countries" and " ... United States" stamped in gilt on Volumes 1 and 2, respectively.
Pub List No:
3565.000
Pub Type:
World Atlas
Pub Maps:
125
Pub Height cm:
57
Pub Width cm:
41
Image No:
3565114
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 2005
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