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The travellers pocket map of Virginia : with its canals, rail-roads & distances from place to place along the stage roads

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Title
The travellers pocket map of Virginia : with its canals, rail-roads & distances from place to place along the stage roads
Names
Tanner, Henry Schenck (1786-1858 ) (Publisher)
Brose, W. (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Virginia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1830
Place: Philadelphia :
Publisher: Published by H.S. Tanner, No. 144 Chestnut St.,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-5375 [In box]
Topics
Virginia -- Maps
Canals -- Virginia
Chesapeake and Ohio Canal (Md. and Washington, D.C.) -- Altitudes -- Charts, diagrams etc.
Roads -- Virginia
Steam-navigation -- Virginia
Virginia -- Distances, etc.
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1830 by H.S. Tanner in the Clerks Office of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania."
Content: Includes "Profile of the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal" and tables of steamboat routes and distances between Richmond and other cities, and between Wheeling and other cities.
Content: National Endowment for the Humanities Grant for Access to Early Maps of the Middle Atlantic Seaboard.
Content: Prime meridian: Washington D.C.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Statement of responsibility: by H.S. Tanner ; engraved by W. Brose, Philadelphia, 1830.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 26 x 33 cm. folded in leather cover 11 x 7 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 48187850
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15260685
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 8b38bf30-c52b-012f-30bb-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1786: Creator Born
  • 1830: Issued
  • 1858: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "The travellers pocket map of Virginia : with its canals, rail-roads & distances from place to place along the stage roads" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1830. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee95-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "The travellers pocket map of Virginia : with its canals, rail-roads & distances from place to place along the stage roads" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 26, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee95-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1830). The travellers pocket map of Virginia : with its canals, rail-roads & distances from place to place along the stage roads Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-ee95-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The travellers pocket map of Virginia : with its canals, rail-roads & distances from place to place along the stage roads