A NEW GUIDE FOR TRAVELLERS THROUGH THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, CONTAINING THE RAILROAD, STEAMBOAT, STAGE & CANAL ROUTES, WITH THE DISTANCES FROM PLACE TO PLACE, AND THE POPULATION OF THE DIFFERENT STATES, TERRITORIES, PRINCIPAL CITIES AND TOWNS, IN 1850. ACCOMPANIED BY AN ACCURATE MAP.; Accompanied by an accurate map.

Boston, (MA): J. Haven, 1851. First edition for this publisher. 16mo. 20 pp. Large folding map (18 1/2 x 23 1/2 inches), "A Map of the United States of America to Accompany Doggett's Rail Road Guide" (1851). The map depicts the states from the east coast to a line encompassing Iowa, Missouri, Arkansas, and Louisiana, outlined in red, and Texas, the Indian Territory, and other Indian lands west to the Rocky Mountains; inset map of Oregon and California in the lower right corner. Working lines of railroads are shown in black. Cover title: "Traveller's Guide through the United States, Containing the Distances & Population of the Principal Places in 1850." Wheat Gold Rush 34 (1847 Doggett edition). Trans-Mississippi 541 (1847 Doggett edition). OCLC locates seven copies (Yale, Harvard, Huntington, American Antiquarian Society, Boston Public, Dartmouth, Oregon Historical Society). A little foxing to the map, two or three short separations at folds, else very good. Original gilt stamped red cloth folder. (9811). Item #57166

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