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Friend, N. (Norman) (b. ca. 1815 ) (Lithographer)
McElroy, Archibald (1800-1875 ) (Publisher)
Traubel, M. H. (Morris H.) (1820-1897 ) (Engraver)
P.S. Duval & Co. (Lithographer)

Maps of North America.


United States (except New York)




Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1850
Place Term: Philadelphia :
Publisher: Published by A. McElroy,
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-1832
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Maps
Content : "Entered according to act of Congress in the year 1850 by A. McElroy, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the eastern district of Penna."

Content : In lower left margin: N. Friend's lithc. Office, 141 Walnut St.

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

Content : Shows built-up areas, named localities, streets, parks and selected buildings.

Citation/reference : Variant of Phillips, P.L. Descriptive list of maps and views of Philadelphia, 216

Citation/reference : Variant of Phillips. Maps of America, p. 705

Statement of Responsibility: M. H. Traubel sct.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 41 x 33 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
RLIN/OCLC : 46396219
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14991150
UUID: 83ef6a90-c52b-012f-9298-3c075448cc4b
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Item timeline of events

  • 1850: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Philadelphia" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1850. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f018-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Philadelphia" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f018-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1850). Philadelphia Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f018-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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