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Map of the centennial grounds and vicinity, Philadelphia: showing the approaches by steam and street railways

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Title
Map of the centennial grounds and vicinity, Philadelphia: showing the approaches by steam and street railways
Additional title: Magee's illustrated guide of Philadelphia and the Centennial Exhibition
Names
Smith, S. Crawford (Associated name)
Centennial Commissioners (Philadelphia, Pa.) (Author)
Centennial Chart Co. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Pennsylvania

Philadelphia

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1875
Place: Philadelphia [Pa.]
Publisher: Centennial Chart Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 98-733
Topics
Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.)
Philadelphia (Pa.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: "Published ... from authentic surveys corrected & approved by the Centennial Commissioners."
Statement of responsibility: "[Entered accord]ing to act of Congress in the year 1875 by S. Crawford Smith in the office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington."
Version identification: Resembles same title that appears in Magee's illustrated guide of Philadelphia and the Centennial Exhibition, but distinguished from that by multilingual list of references and lack of ill. of the Judges' Hall, International Exhibition, and centennial seal.
Language: References in English, German, French, and Spanish.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Includes statistics on dimensions of buildings, hydrographical notes, and references to places of interest.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand col. ; 31 x 30 cm
Relief shown by hachures. Depths shown by soundings.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Languages
English
German
French
Spanish, Castilian
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 39973866
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13844876
Barcode: 33433051235335
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 615d6c70-d599-0132-0ef9-58d385a7b928
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

  • 1875: Issued
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the centennial grounds and vicinity, Philadelphia" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1875. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/05fa8480-d7c5-0132-aad1-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the centennial grounds and vicinity, Philadelphia" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 21, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/05fa8480-d7c5-0132-aad1-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1875). Map of the centennial grounds and vicinity, Philadelphia Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/05fa8480-d7c5-0132-aad1-58d385a7bbd0

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Map of the centennial grounds and vicinity, Philadelphia