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Title
Profile of grades of the Iowa railroads
Additional title: Map and profiles of the Iowa Railroad, 1881
Names
Iowa. Board of Railroad Commissioners (Publisher)
Iowa. Board of Railroad Commissioners (Creator)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Iowa

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1881 (Inferred)
Place: Des Moines, Iowa?
Publisher: Board of Railroad Commissioners
Table of Contents
Profile of grades of the Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Railway, from McGregor to the Big Sioux River -- Profile of grades of the Illinois Central Railroad, from Dubuque to Sioux City -- Profile of grades of the Chicago and Northwestern Railway, from Clinton to Council Bluffs -- Profile of grades of the Chicago Rock-Island and Pacific Railway, from Davenport to Council Bluffs -- Profile of grades of the Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad Company, from Burlington to Pacific Junction -- Profile of grades of the Burlington Cedar Rapids and Northern Railway Company, from Burlington to the north line of the state -- Profile of grades of the Central Iowa Railway from Albia to Northwood -- Profile of grades of the Des Moines and Fort Dodge Railroad.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5911
Topics
Railroads -- Grades -- Iowa
Railroads -- Grades
Iowa
Genres
Maps
Diagrams
Charts
Notes
Source note: Title supplied by cataloger.
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 5, page 322, column 1, no. 7
Content: "To accompany Iowa Railroad Commissioners Report for 1881."
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 8 profiles on 7 sheets ; sheets 90 x 64 cm, or smaller
Originally issued folded in cover. NYPL Map Div. copy lacks cover; and filed flat.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 24080244
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644718
Folder number: US070.4.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ab500920-a22e-0135-a12b-7d9446b8d8f3
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1881: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Profile of grades of the Iowa railroads" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1881. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b4544c90-a22e-0135-a1f0-575da084188a

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Profile of grades of the Iowa railroads" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 21, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b4544c90-a22e-0135-a1f0-575da084188a

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1881). Profile of grades of the Iowa railroads Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b4544c90-a22e-0135-a1f0-575da084188a

Wikipedia Citation

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Profile of grades of the Iowa railroads