Historic Railroad Map of Illinois - 1898

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Railroad Map of Illinois prepared under the direction of, and presented by, Cicero J. Lindly, Chas. S. Rannells, and Jos. E. Bidwell, railroad and warehouse commissioners, April 1, 1898.

This detailed railroad map of Illinois, published in 1898 by Rand, McNally & Co., shows drainage, counties, parks, cities and towns. An inset map of Chicago is at the lower left. Railroads are clearly labeled and coded by color.

Features references to the following railroads:

Atchison, Topeka & Santa Fe.
Baltimore & Ohio.
Chicago & Alton.
Chicago & Erie.
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy.
Chicago Central.
Chicago & Eastern Illinois.
Chicago & West Michigan.
Chicago & Grand Trunk.
Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul.
Chicago & Northern Pacific.
Chicago & North-Western.
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific.
Chicago Great Western.
Chicago, Indianapolis & Louisville.
Chicago & South Western.
Chicago & Western Indiana.
Illinois Central.
Kankakee Line. (C., C., C. & St. L.)
LakeShore & Michigan Southern.
Michigan Central.
New York, Chicago & St. Louis.
Pittsburg, Cincinnati, Chicago & St. Louis.
Pittsburg, Ft.Wayne & Chicago.
Wisconsin Central.


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