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Patton, Jeffrey


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North Carolina's first railroads, a study in historical geography 2008 3588 Part One of this study is a historical narrative that addresses the political, economic, and technological factors associated with the building of the first railroads in North Carolina, and their relationship to the railroad in Virginia. Both the Ral...
The cartography of hopes and dreams: the nineteenth-century bird's eye maps of the midwest and prairie states 2010 1217 Over 5,000 bird's eye views of nineteenth-century North American cities and towns completed between 1820 and 1920. These maps provide an important documentation of the American landscape but have long been overlooked by the cartographic community. Ad...