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Map of the country between Washington & Pittsburg refering to the contemplated Chesapeake & Ohio Canal and its general route and profile, October 1826

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Names
Farley, John (1802 or 3-1874 ) (Cartographer)
Harrison, D. R. (Engraver)
Harrison, William (Etcher)
Collection

Maps of North America.

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1826
Place Term: Washington, D.C.?. :
Publisher: S.n.,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 00-369 [Filed with U.S. 1826]
Topics
Washington (D.C.)
Maryland
Pennsylvania
Canals -- Maryland
Canals -- Pennsylvania
Chesapeake and Ohio Canal (Md. and Washington, D.C.) -- Altitudes -- Charts, diagrams etc.
Chesapeake and Ohio Canal (Md. and Washington, D.C.) -- Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : Route of canal highlighted in red.

Citation/reference : The mapping of Maryland 1590-1914, 23

Content : Includes elevation profile in 3 segments, and "Tranverse section of the canal."

Content : National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.

Content : Relief shown by hachures.

Statement of Responsibility: Reduced from the general map annexed to the report upon the comtemplated canal & drawn, by Lieut. Farley, U.S.A. ; etched by Wm. Harrison, Georgetown, D.C. ; letter'd by D.R. Harrison.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 44 x 64 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 32689905
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14963754
UUID: 24ac8600-c52b-012f-d0a8-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1826: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the country between Washington & Pittsburg refering to the contemplated Chesapeake & Ohio Canal and its general route and profile, October 1826" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1826. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ede5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the country between Washington & Pittsburg refering to the contemplated Chesapeake & Ohio Canal and its general route and profile, October 1826" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 1, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ede5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1826). Map of the country between Washington & Pittsburg refering to the contemplated Chesapeake & Ohio Canal and its general route and profile, October 1826 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ede5-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Map of the country between Washington & Pittsburg refering to the contemplated Chesapeake & Ohio Canal and its general route and profile, October 1826