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Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c.

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Names
Burr, David H. (1803-1875 ) (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of North America.

Countries

United States (except New York)

Parts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1839
Place Term: London? :
Publisher: S.n. ;
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-1949
Topics
Virginia -- Maps --
Virginia --
Delaware --
Maryland --
Canals -- Delaware
Canals -- Maryland
Canals -- Virginia
Delaware -- Maps --
Maryland -- Maps --
Railroads -- Delaware
Railroads -- Maryland
Railroads -- Virginia
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : "Entered according to the Act of Congress, July 10th 1839, by David H. Burr, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the District of Columbia."

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

Content : Prime meridians: Greenwich and Washington.

Content : Relief relief shown by hachures.

Content : Shows township and county boundaries.

Citation/reference : LC Railroad maps, 70

Citation/reference : Phillips. Maps of America, p. 987

Statement of Responsibility: By David H. Burr, (Late topographer to the Post Office,) Geographer to the House of Representatives of the U.S.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 2 sheets : hand col. ; 89 x 122 cm., sheets 97 x 66 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 43589165
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15025188
UUID: 2394aab0-c52b-012f-b9a9-3c075448cc4b

Item timeline of events

  • 1803: Creator Born
  • 1839: Issued
  • 1875: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1839. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f063-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 30, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f063-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1839). Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47da-f063-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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Map of Virginia, Maryland and Delaware exhibiting the post offices, post roads, canals, rail roads &c.