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Title
Map of the city of Chicago
Names
A.H. & C. Burley (Firm) (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Illinois

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1853
Place: Chicago, Ill.
Publisher: Published by A.H. & C. Burley
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5834
Topics
Chicago (Ill.)
Chicago (Ill.) -- Administrative and political divisions
Genres
Maps
Notes
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 2, page 532, column 3, no. 3
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map ; 34 x 26 cm ; pasted on sheet 39 x 30 cm
Description
Shows ward numbers, streets, railroads, and locations of selected buildings. Includes indexes that identifies various additions to original city boundaries and hotels.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 1004671756
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644641
Folder number: US065.1.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): f88f7280-85bb-0135-b62c-756db8a472f9
Rights Statement
The New York Public Library believes that this item is in the public domain under the laws of the United States, but did not make a determination as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. This item may not be in the public domain under the laws of other countries. Though not required, if you want to credit us as the source, please use the following statement, "From The New York Public Library," and provide a link back to the item on our Digital Collections site. Doing so helps us track how our collection is used and helps justify freely releasing even more content in the future.

Item timeline of events

  • 1853: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the city of Chicago" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1853. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/00a88520-85bc-0135-7b2d-3527bbdc6576

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the city of Chicago" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 7, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/00a88520-85bc-0135-7b2d-3527bbdc6576

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1853). Map of the city of Chicago Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/00a88520-85bc-0135-7b2d-3527bbdc6576

Wikipedia Citation

<ref name=NYPL>{{cite web | url=http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/00a88520-85bc-0135-7b2d-3527bbdc6576 | title= (cartographic) Map of the city of Chicago, (1853) |author=Digital Collections, The New York Public Library |accessdate=August 7, 2020 |publisher=The New York Public Library, Astor, Lenox, and Tilden Foundations}}</ref>

Map of the city of Chicago