Title:

Illinois Railroads, 1850-1860
Description:

Between 1850 and 1860, the rail system in the state of Illinois grew to serve the entire state. The railways were instrumental in the development of the state, allowing farm produce, mineral ore and coal to be transported with ease.
URL:

http://illinois.outfitters.com/illinois/history/ilrails.html
Category:

Railroads
Date added:

2012-10-03