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Title
Map of the City of Oakland and surroundings
Names
Henkenius, J. C. (Compiler)
Britton & Rey (Lithographer)
Woodward and Gamble (Oakland, Calif.) (Publisher)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

California

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1888
Place: 902 Broadway, Oakland
Publisher: Woodward and Gamble, real estate and general agents
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 15-5498
Topics
Real property -- California -- Oakland (Calif.)
Real property -- California -- Alameda (Calif.)
Real property -- California -- Berkeley (Calif.)
Real property
Oakland Region (Calif.)
Alameda (Calif.)
Berkeley (Calif.)
California
Oakland (Calif.)
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Compiled from official and private surveys by J.C. Henkenius.
Statement of responsibility: "Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1887, by Woodward and Gamble, in the office of the Librarian of Congress at Washington, D.C."
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 7, page 328, column 1, no. 1
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 57 x 75 cm
NYPL Map Div. copy imperfect: small pieces of map lacking
Description
Shows drainage, block numbers, townships, land ownership, tracts, railroads, etc. Covers also Alameda and Berkeley. Oriented with north toward left. Includes radial distances half a mile apart and inset: "Index map showing relative position of City of Oakland."
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 84217904
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20644305
Folder number: US040.2.04
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 17d21f20-1411-0136-6301-01767826122c
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

  • 1888: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the City of Oakland and surroundings " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1888. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0b9d66b0-2ecc-0136-222e-0b35eb3949ab

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of the City of Oakland and surroundings " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed January 28, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0b9d66b0-2ecc-0136-222e-0b35eb3949ab

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1888). Map of the City of Oakland and surroundings Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/0b9d66b0-2ecc-0136-222e-0b35eb3949ab

Wikipedia Citation

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Map of the City of Oakland and surroundings