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A new map of Pennsylvania : with its canals, rail-roads & distances from place to place along the stage roads

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Names
Tanner, Henry Schenck (1786-1858 ) (Cartographer)
Brose, W. (Engraver)
Collection

Maps of North America.

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Pennsylvania

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1833
Place Term: Philadelphia :
Publisher: Published by H.S. Tanner, No. 144 Chestnut St. ,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 00-489
Topics
Canals -- Pennsylvania
Columbia-Philadelphia Railroad -- Altitudes
Pennsylvania -- Distances, etc. --
Pennsylvania -- Maps --
Pennsylvania Canal (Pa.) -- Altitudes -- Charts, diagrams, etc. --
Railroads -- Pennsylvania
Roads -- Pennsylvania
Steam-navigation -- Pennsylvania
Notes
Content : "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1833 by H.S. Tanner in the Clerks Office of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania".

Content : In lower right margin: 11.

Content : Includes "Profile of the Pennsylvania Canal" and of "Columbia Rail Road" and tables of steamboat routes and distances between Pittsburgh and Philadelphia 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.

Content : Cover title in gold.

Statement of Responsibility: By H.S. Tanner ; engraved by W. Brose, Philadelphia.
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 : 45694063
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14951950
UUID: 71d24ac0-c52b-012f-154a-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1786: Creator Born
  • 1833: Issued
  • 1858: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new map of Pennsylvania : with its canals, rail-roads & distances from place to place along the stage roads" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1833. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-efdc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "A new map of Pennsylvania : with its canals, rail-roads & distances from place to place along the stage roads" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 26, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-efdc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1833). A new map of Pennsylvania : with its canals, rail-roads & distances from place to place along the stage roads Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-efdc-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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A new map of Pennsylvania : with its canals, rail-roads & distances from place to place along the stage roads