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Whitney, Asa 1797-1872

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Works: 52 works in 102 publications in 1 language and 1,407 library holdings
Genres: Maps  Speeches 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HE2763, 385
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Publications about Asa Whitney
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Publications by Asa Whitney, published posthumously.
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A project for a railroad to the Pacific by Asa Whitney( Book )
13 editions published between 1849 and 1978 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
Address ... before the legislature of Pennsylvania, on his project for a railroad from Lake Michigan to the Pacific by Asa Whitney( Book )
8 editions published between 1848 and 1975 in English and held by 70 libraries worldwide
To the people of the United States by Asa Whitney( Book )
3 editions published in 1845 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
National railroad connecting the Atlantic and Pacific by Asa Whitney( Book )
3 editions published in 1845 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Mr. A. Whitney's address before the legislature of Alabama, on his project for a railroad from Lake Michigan to the Pacific by Asa Whitney( Book )
3 editions published between 1847 and 1848 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Memorial of Asa Whitney, praying for a grant of land to enable him to construct a railroad from Lake Michigan to the Pacific Ocean by Asa Whitney( Book )
1 edition published in 1848 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Atlantic and Pacific railroad. A. Whitney's reply to the Hon. S.A. Douglass [sic] by Asa Whitney( Book )
1 edition published in 1845 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Whitney's Proposed Railroad to Oregon. [A Letter to the Editor of the Merchants' Magazine.] by Asa Whitney( Book )
3 editions published between 1848 and 1850 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Whitney's railroad to the Pacific. : (To accompany bill H.R. no. 186.) ; January 30, 1852 by Asa Whitney( Book )
2 editions published in 1852 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Memorial of A. Whitney, praying a grant of public land to enable him to construct a railroad from Lake Michigan to the Pacific Ocean by Asa Whitney( Book )
1 edition published in 1846 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Map without title showing the railroad route to Santa Fe and San Diego; the central route through South Pass and on to San Francisco and "Puget's Sound," and connecting railroads east of the Mississippi by Asa Whitney( Map )
1 edition published in 1849 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Outline map of North America showing proposed railroad routes within the present limits of the United States. This is one of the earliest promotional maps for a transcontinental railroad to come before the United States Congress and claimed by the author to have been "conceived as early as 1830."
Memorial of Asa Whitney, of New York City, relative to the construction of a railroad from Lake Michigan to the Pacific Ocean, January 28, 1845 by Asa Whitney( Book )
2 editions published in 1845 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Letter by Asa Whitney( Book )
2 editions published between 1848 and 1851 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Concerning immigration from Europe and the settlement of California and Oregon through the building of railroads
Plan for a direct communication between the great centres of the populations of Europe and Asia by Asa Whitney( Book )
2 editions published in 1851 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
The Chamber of Commerce and Whitney's railroad project. : From Hunt's merchants' magazine, for October, 1849 by Asa Whitney( Book )
1 edition published in 1849 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Letter of Mr. Whitney by Asa Whitney( Book )
1 edition published in 1851 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Pacific Rail Road; a letter to the editor of the London Times; from the American Whig Review, for June, 1850 by Asa Whitney( Book )
1 edition published in 1850 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Asa Whitney American businessman
Languages
English (88)
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