Title: Colton's map of the United States of America
Content Date: 1855
Author: Colton, J. H.
Publisher: Johnson and Browning
Size: 39 x 67 cm
Description:Includes topographic features.Indicates locations of forts.Shows three proposed routes for a railroad to West Coast identified as Proposed Route For Pacific R. R.Identifies Santa Fe Trail as Santa Fe Route.Shows Fremonts Route 1843.Indicates Native American inhabitation.Removed from unknown source with page numbers 7 and 8.Verso: Population Statistics of the United States - 1850. The United States of America - No. III (text).Shows railroads, canals, and state capitalsShows updated railroad routes; however, no changes are apparent in Kansas portion of map.
Call Number: 1855-0008