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Railroad Maps of North America

offers progress report surveys for individual railroad lines, official government surveys, promotional maps, maps showing land grants and rights-of-way, and route guides published by commercial firms illustrate the growth of travel and settlement as well as the development of industry and agriculture in the United States. (Library of Congress)

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Outline map with colored state boundaries of the northeastern and north-central United States indicating larger cities. Shows

Peru and Indianapolis Rail Road

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