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Earliest US railroad map in the Library of Congress collections. It is listed as one of the "Rail Roads Never Before Delineated" by Henry S. Tanner in his Memoir on the Recent Surveys ... (Philadelphia, 1829). Map produced by Annin & Smith. Report published in Boston by Dutton & Wentworth. A rare find.

1828 Survey Map of the Earliest American Railroad

SKU: 2205
  • Title

    Plan of a Survey for the Proposed Boston and Providence Rail-Way

  • Map Maker Specifics

    J Hayward, 1828, Boston

  • Size

    7.2 x 41.2 in.

  • Condition

    Very Good.  Foldout map, some age toning along folds, edges.

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