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Railroad map of the United States to accompany the "Commercial travellers guide book".

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Title
Railroad map of the United States to accompany the "Commercial travellers guide book".
Names
G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. (Cartographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1871
Place Term: New York
Publisher: Published by H. Dayton & Co., 677 Broadway
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 01-11509
Topics
Railroads -- United States
United States -- Maps
Genres
Maps
Notes
Content : Includes Colton advertisement.

Content : Prime meridians: Washington and Greenwich.

Content : Relief shown by hachures.

Content : [Heading West ; 142]

Content: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1869 by G.W. & C.B. Colton & Co. in the clerks office of the district court of the United States for the Eastern District of New York."
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 40 x 67 cm.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b15829349
UUID: f471efd0-c52a-012f-fe57-3c075448cc4b
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1871: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Railroad map of the United States to accompany the "Commercial travellers guide book"." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1871. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8cf05c08-a662-d5b2-e040-e00a18063768

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Railroad map of the United States to accompany the "Commercial travellers guide book"." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 11, 2016. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8cf05c08-a662-d5b2-e040-e00a18063768

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Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1871). Railroad map of the United States to accompany the "Commercial travellers guide book". Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8cf05c08-a662-d5b2-e040-e00a18063768

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Railroad map of the United States to accompany the "Commercial travellers guide book".