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subject : Railroads--Alabama--Maps.
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North oriented to left.; Blue line print.; Updated through 2-5-62; Sheet No. 22 of 39.; Details route through Garden City (Cullman County), Alabama.
Office of Chief Eng (publisher)
Louisville and Nashville Railroad Company. South & North Alabama Division. (creator)
Louisville and Nashville Railroad Company. South & North Alabama Division. (contributor)
1917
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Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridian: Washington.; Shows cotton belt, coal and iron regions of Alabama, railroads (completed and projected), and state boundaries.
Macmillan & Co (publisher)
W. & A.K. Johnston Limited. (creator)
Macmillan & Co. (contributor)
1871
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Relief shown by hachures.; "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1841 by H.S. Tanner in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania."; In upper margin: Tanner's universal atlas. 18; Prime meridian: Washington.
H.S. Tanner (publisher)
Tanner, Henry Schenck, 1786-1858. (creator)
Brose, W. (contributor)
1841
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Relief shown by hachures.; "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1836 by H.S. Tanner in the ... Eastern District of Pennsylvania."; In upper margin: Tanner's universal atlas.; List of steamboat routes.; Shows canals and proposed, railroads and proposed, and leading roads.; Prime meridian: Washington.
H.S. Tanner (publisher)
Tanner, Henry Schenck, 1786-1858. (creator)
Brose, W. (contributor)
1836
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Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington; Shows township grid, counties, railroads, cities, towns, and post offices.; "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1871 by Asher & Adams in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington."; In upper margin; 35, 36.
Asher & Adams (publisher)
Asher & Adams. (creator)
1871
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Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.; Shows township grid, counties, railroads, cities, towns, and post offices.; "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1872 by Asher & Adams in the Office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington."; In upper margin; 35, 36.
Asher & Adams (publisher)
Asher & Adams. (creator)
1872
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The map illustrates Barker's plan for the city, completed in 1871, but this publication is dated by the inset map, which was published separately in 1890.; Locates churches, industries, public buildings, and railroads.
Barker, William P. (creator)
Elyton Land Company.; G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. (contributor)
1890
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The map illustrates Barker's plan for the city, completed in 1871, but this publication is dated by the inset map, which was published separately in 1890.; Locates churches, industries, public buildings, and railroads.
Barker, William P. (creator)
Elyton Land Company.; G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. (contributor)
1890
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Color coded to indicate location of coal fields and iron ore deposits in Alabama, and improved property in Jasper.; Details railroad services and industrial properties.; Commercial statement in lower right corner.
Rand McNally Co (publisher)
Crenshaw, Bolling H. (Bolling Hall), 1867-1935. (creator)
1891
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Shows land earned in fee and land in which minerals only and mining rights are owned.
Louisville and Nashville Railroad Company (publisher)
Louisville and Nashville Railroad Company. (creator)
1896
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Shows all towns served by railroads, the lines serving each town, and the distance to the next stop(s).; Left half of page contains an index to towns served by railroads.; Verso: Informational ad for Leahy's Hotel Guide and Railway Distance Maps.
American Hotel Register Co (publisher)
Leahy, T. F. (creator)
1930
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Prime meridians: Greenwich (top) and Washington (bottom).
Rand McNally & Co (publisher)
Rand McNally and Company. (creator)
1888
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Includes decorative border.; Prime meridians: Greenwich & Washington.; Keyed to index; no index present.
H.C. Huggins & Co (publisher)
H.C. Huggins & Co. (creator)
1889
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Relief shown by hachures.; Includes list of 40 Alabama railroads, list of Principal cities; Indexed list of cities in left margin.
Rand McNally & Co (publisher)
Rand McNally and Company. (creator)
1912
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"Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1878 by G.F. Cram....; Indexing keys along margins, but no index on page.; County boundaries and names of some railroads printed in color.; In upper left margin: 33; Verso: Similar map of Louisiana
Geo. F. Cram, proprietor of the Western Map Depot (publisher)
Cram, George Franklin, 1841-1928. (creator)
1879
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Shows counties, railroads, cities, and towns.; "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1850 by S. Augustus Mitchell in the Clerk's Office of the District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania."; Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.; Relief shown by hachures.; In lower right margin: 33.
S. Augustus Mitchell (publisher)
Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868. (creator)
1850
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Shows counties, railroads, cities, and towns.; "Entered according to Act of Congress in the Year 1870 by S. Augustus Mitchell Jr. in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania."; Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.; Relief shown by hachures.; In lower right margin: 33.
S. Augustus Mitchell (publisher)
Mitchell, S. Augustus, Jr. (Samuel Augustus) (creator)
Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868. (contributor)
1870
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Date estimated by the railroads shown.; Map continues into surrounding states.; Shows: Projected Rail Roads, Finished Rail Roads, Iron Works and Coal Mines
G.W. & C.B. & Colton Co (publisher)
G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. (creator)
1890
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At top of map: Railroad Commission of the State of Alabama.; Directory of Chief Cities on left margin.; Directory of Railroads operating in Alabama printed in red at bottom center. Location of each is indicated by numbers printed in red on map.; Inset: Environs of Birmingham [map]. Scale 1 inch = 5 miles.; Base map is Rand McNally & Co's New Business Atlas Map of Alabama c 1898.
Rand, McNally & Co (publisher)
Alabama Public Service Commission. (creator)
Railroad Commission of Alabama.; Rand McNally and Company. (contributor)
1900
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Relief shown by hachures.; Directory of Chief Cities on left margin.; Pp. 154-155 from an unidentified 1901 Rand McNally atlas.; Directory of Railroads operating in Alabama printed in red at bottom center. Location of each is indicated by numbers printed in red on map.; Inset: Environs of Birmingham [map]. Scale 1 inch = 5 miles.; Base map is Rand McNally & Co's New Business Atlas Map of Alabama c 1898.; Map extends into surrounding states.; Prime meridian: Greenwich.; Verso: Partial index to map, pp. 153, 156
Rand, McNally & Co (publisher)
Rand McNally and Company. (creator)
1901
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Prime meridian: Greenwich.; Directory of Chief Cities on top margin.; Directory of Railroads operating in Alabama printed in red at bottom center. Location of each is indicated by numbers printed in red on map.; Pp. 134-135 from an unidentified Rand McNally atlas.; Base map is Rand McNally & Co's New Business Atlas Map of Alabama c 1892.; Verso: Listing of railroads in operation, indices to cities, counties, rivers, creeks, islands, and mountains.
Rand McNally & Co (publisher)
Rand McNally and Company. (creator)
1895
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Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridian: Greenwich; In lower margin: Join the Tide of Progress that Flows into Alabama; Shows counties, railroads, cities and towns.; "Rand McNally & Co.'s New 11 x 14 Map of Alabama. Copyright, 1912, by Rand, McNally & Co."
Rand McNally and Company (publisher)
Rand McNally and Company. (creator)
1912
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Relief shown by hachures.; Shows counties, cities and towns.; "Entered into Act of Congress, in the year 1860 by S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr. in the Clerks Office of the U.S. for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania."; In lower right margin: 26.; Decorative borders.; From an unidentified Mitchell atlas.
S. Augustus Mitchell, Jr (publisher)
Mitchell, S. Augustus (Samuel Augustus), 1792-1868. (creator)
1860
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Shows railroads and county boundaries.; Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.; "64"--Lower right corner.
Bradley & Bro (publisher)
Bradley & Company. (creator)
1889
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Shows railroads and county boundaries.; Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.; "64"--Lower right corner.
W.M. Bradley & Co (publisher)
Bradley & Company. (creator)
1896
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Shows railroads and county boundaries.; Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.; "64"--Lower right corner.
William M. Bradley & Co (publisher)
Bradley & Company. (creator)
1893
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Relief shown by hachures.; Directory of Chief Cities on left margin.; Pp. 160-161 from an unidentified 1903 Rand McNally atlas.; Directory of Railroads operating in Alabama printed in red at top left.. Location of each is indicated by numbers printed in red on map.; Inset: Environs of Birmingham [map]. Scale 1 inch = 5 miles.; Base map is Rand McNally & Co's New Business Atlas Map of Alabama.; Map extends into surrounding states.; Prime meridian: Greenwich.; Numbered 160, 161; Verso: Partial index to map and list of railroads in operation, pp. 159, 162
Rand, McNally & Co (publisher)
Rand McNally and Company. (creator)
1903
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Relief shown by hachures.; Directory of Chief Cities on left margin.; Directory of Railroads operating in Alabama printed in red at bottom. Location of each is indicated by numbers printed in red on map.; Inset: Birmingham and vicinity. Scale 1 inch = 5 miles.; Base map is The Rand McNally new commercial atlas map of Alabama.; Map extends into surrounding states.; Prime meridian: Greenwich.; Verso is a shaded reproduction of map with primary roads over printed in red.; Verso map divided into 10 mile squares.
Rand, McNally & Co (publisher)
Rand McNally and Company. (creator)
1912
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Prime meridians: Greenwich, Washington.; "Entered... 1855 by J.H. Colton & Co...."; Shows railroads, common roads, canals, cities, towns, villages and P.O. locations.; Railroads date the map in the early 1880s.; Ornate border and No. 52 in upper right corner.; On verso: South America [a description].
G.W. and C.B. Colton & Co (publisher)
J.H. Colton & Co. (creator)
1881
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Prime meridians: Greenwich, Washington.; "Entered... 1882 by G.W. and C.B. Colton & Co...."; Shows railroads, common roads, canals, cities, towns, villages and P.O. locations.; Railroads date the map to about 1884.; Ornate border and No. 51 in upper right corner.; On verso: West Indies [a description].
G.W. and C.B. Colton & Co (publisher)
G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. (creator)
1884
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Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.; Map is undated, but railroads have been extended since the 1895 edition.; List of 32 railroads at bottom.; Index to atlas in top and bottom margins. Index to map on verso.
Rand McNally & Co (publisher)
Rand McNally and Company. (creator)
1896
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Includes decorative border.; Prime meridians: Greenwich & Washington.; Pages 156 - 157 to an unidentified atlas. Page locations of Georgia, Tennessee, Mississippi and Florida maps are printed down right margin.; Keyed to index; partial index on verso.; Relevant railroads are overprinted in red with the word "SOU", indicating a merger of lines into the Alabama Great Southern Railroad.; Neither cartographer nor publisher are stated. Mason credits this map to George F. Cram Company. It is virtually identical to an 1889 map of the same title, on which H. C. Huggins & Co. is listed as the responsible party. Cram may have been the actual cartographer of both maps.
H.C. Huggins & Co (publisher)
H.C. Huggins & Co. (creator)
George F. Cram Company. (contributor)
[1884?]
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Prime meridian: Greenwich.; Each county is colored separately.; Section of Rand, McNally & Co.'s New shippers' railroad map of the United States.
Rand McNally & Co (publisher)
Rand McNally and Company. (creator)
1894
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Prime meridians: Greenwich, Washington.; "Copyright 1886 by G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. N.Y.; Shows railroads, common roads, canals, cities, towns, villages and P.O. locations.; Ornate border and No. 51 in upper right corner.; On verso: West Indies [a description].
G.W. and C.B. Colton & Co (publisher)
G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. (creator)
1886
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Shows names of counties, towns, drainage, and other points of interest.; 3 profiles surrounding map.; Includes list of explanations.
Principal Office for Sale of Land (publisher)
Strobridge & Co. Lith. (contributor)
December 5th, 1874
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Relief shown by hachures.; Directory of Chief Cities on left margin.; Directory of Railroads operating in Alabama printed in red at bottom. Location of each is indicated by numbers printed in red on map.; Inset: Birmingham and vicinity. Scale 1 inch = 5 miles.; Base map is The Rand McNally new commercial atlas map of Alabama.; Map extends into surrounding states.; Prime meridian: Greenwich.
Rand, McNally & Co (publisher)
Rand McNally and Company. (creator)
1914
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Shows roads, railroads, towns, township grid, and counties.; Includes "explanation" key to colors used.; "Base compiled from the records of the U.S. Land Office. Free use has also been made of the Atlas sheets of the U.S. Geological Survey."
Geological Survey of Alabama. (creator)
Smith, Eugene Allen, 1841-1927.; McCalley, Henry, 1852-1904.; Squire, Joseph.; Gibson, A. M.; Langdon, Daniel W., Jr.; Johnson, Lawrence C.; Julius Bien & Co. (contributor)
1894
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State ed.; Shows trackage rights, principal stations, distances between rail intersections, major U.S., Interstate, and State highways, and navigable waterways.; Includes "Index to railroads."
[Office of Policy and Program Development; available from Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off.] (publisher)
Geological Survey (U.S.) (creator)
United States. Federal Railroad Administration. Office of Policy and Program Development. (contributor)
1975
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Date taken from acquisitions record.; Map extends into surrounding states.; Prime meridian: Greenwich.; Key shows state capital, county seats, county boundaries, electric lines, railroads and principal highways.
Rand McNally and Company. (creator)
Rand McNally and Company. (contributor)
1915
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Decorative border.; Relief shown by hachures.; Prime meridian: Washington.; Scale shown in miles and meters.; Shows "Sanford" County, which was renamed "Lamar" in 1877.; Covers also part of Tennessee, Georgia, Florida, Mississippi, and the Gulf of Mexico.
G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. (creator)
1878
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Photocopy.; At bottom of map: Prepared expressly for the tenth (10th) annual report of the Railroad Commissioners of Alabama.; 10th annual report covers 1909-10; published 1911.; Color code identifies the various railroad lines.; Base map is Rand McNally & Co's Business Atlas of Alabama c 1888.; Prime meridian: Washington.
Alabama Public Service Commission. (creator)
Railroad Commission of Alabama.; Rand McNally and Company.; [manufacturer not identified] (contributor)
1911; 20uu
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