Historic Railroad Map of New England - 1855

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Map of the La Crosse and Milwaukee Railroad and connections.

Wisconsin became a state in 1848 with Madison as its capitol. The railroads arrived in the 1850's, beginning with the Milwaukee & Mississippi Railroad, later known as the Milwaukee Railroad.

The La Crosse & Milwaukee was a standard gauge railroad completed in 1858 which connected Lake Michigan with the Mississippi River. This line later extended west to St. Paul, Minnesota and east to Chicago.

This map published in 1855 by J.H. Colton features northeastern and north-central United States including portions of Wisconsin, Michigan, Ohio, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Delaware, Maryland, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Vermont, New Hampshire and Maine. It shows drainage, cities and towns, and the railroad network. Chartered April 2, 1852.


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