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Map of Chicago : showing the parks, boulevards, and burnt district : accompanying Chicago and the Great Conflagration, by Colbert & Chamberlin

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Title
Map of Chicago : showing the parks, boulevards, and burnt district : accompanying Chicago and the Great Conflagration, by Colbert & Chamberlin
Additional title: Chicago and the Great Conflagration
Names
Colbert, Elias, 1831- (Creator)
Chamberlin, Everett (Creator)
Vent, Charles F. (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Illinois

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1871 (Inferred)
Place: Cincinnati, OH
Publisher: C.F. Vent
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5846
Topics
Fires -- Illinois -- Chicago
Great Fire, Chicago, Ill., 1871
Chicago (Ill.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 2, page 533, column 2, no. 5
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale 1:56,320. 1 1/8 inches to a mile (W 87°56ʹ24ʺ--W 87°31ʹ25ʺ/N 42°01ʹ23ʺ--N 41°38ʹ39ʺ).
Source note: NYPL Map Div. copy is extracted from: Chicago and the Great Conflagration ... / Elias Colbert and Everett Chamberlin. Cincinnati: C.F. Vent, 1871.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : hand colored ; 38 x 25 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy has accession no. stamped in lower left corner: 55693
Description
Shows township and range section numbers.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 17207987
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644653
Folder number: US065.4.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 02175b20-85d0-0135-12d2-4b9393452e12
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

  • 1871: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Chicago " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1871. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0b2eb030-85d0-0135-c901-5ba387ead456

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of Chicago " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 22, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0b2eb030-85d0-0135-c901-5ba387ead456

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1871). Map of Chicago Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0b2eb030-85d0-0135-c901-5ba387ead456

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of Chicago