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Map of the railroads and canals, finished, unfinished, and in contemplation, in the United States

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Title
Map of the railroads and canals, finished, unfinished, and in contemplation, in the United States
Names
Minor, D. K. (Associated name)
Norris, William (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1834-08
Place: New York
Publisher: Railroad Journal,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5151 [Map filed flat ; text on shelf]
Topics
Canals -- United States
Railroads -- United States
Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: Includes 14 profiles of canals and railroads and ill.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Shows a small portion of southern Ontario.
Citation/reference: LC Railroad maps, 2a
Content: Accompanied by text: A map of the railroads and canals in the United States and Canada, accompanied with a concise description of each. 72 p. ; 16 cm.
Statement of responsibility: drawn and engraved for D.K. Minor, editor of the Railroad Journal by William Norris ; engraved by W. Norris, Nassau St., corner of Wall St. New York.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 62 x 92 cm., folded in cover with 72 p. of text, 16 x 9 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 36343206
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13993739
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): ddb7b690-c52a-012f-7075-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1834: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the railroads and canals, finished, unfinished, and in contemplation, in the United States" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 1, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee57-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1834-08). Map of the railroads and canals, finished, unfinished, and in contemplation, in the United States Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee57-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Map of the railroads and canals, finished, unfinished, and in contemplation, in the United States