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Title
Topographical map of the state of Pennsylvania
Names
Walling, Henry Francis, 1825-1888 (Surveyor)
Baker, T. W. (Draftsman)
Hatfield, W. (Engraver)
Lesley, J. P. (J. Peter), 1819-1903 (Creator)
Blodget, Lorin, 1823-1901 (Creator)
Smith, Palmer & Co. (Publisher)
Lang & Laing Lith. (Printer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Pennsylvania

Whole

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1862
Place: No. 358 & 360 Pearl St., New York
Publisher: Smith, Palmer & Co.
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 17-5122
Topics
Cities and towns -- Pennsylvania
Geology -- Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania -- Administrative and political divisions
Pennsylvania -- Climate
Genres
Maps
Notes
Statement of responsibility: Drawn from actual surveys by H.F. Walling ; T.W. Baker, draughtsman ; W. Hatfield, engraver.
Content: Relief shown by hachures.
Content: Also shows counties, towns, and railroads.
Content: Prime meridian: Washington.
Content: Includes table of population statistics, circular "time table," table of distances, and inset maps.
Content: Inset maps: Erie -- Pottsville --Topographical map of Pennsylvania : colored for the principal geological formations / by J. Peter Lesley -- Climatological map of Pennsylvania ... / by Lorin Blodget -- Pittston, West Pittston -- Carbondale -- Montrose -- Honesdale -- Danville -- Philadelphia -- Pittsburgh -- Scranton, Hyde Park -- Wilkesbarre -- Harrisburg -- Lancaster -- Reading -- Map of the United States of America.
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map on 4 sheets : hand colored ; 160 x 177 cm, sheets 82 x 93 cm
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 40986588
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14055079
Folder number: US198.1.02
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 3ce74530-c094-0134-e5f8-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1825: Creator Born
  • 1862: Issued
  • 1888: Creator Died
  • 2017: Digitized
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Topographical map of the state of Pennsylvania" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1862. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1941eeb0-292c-0135-450c-6d1ff14ba79c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Topographical map of the state of Pennsylvania" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 16, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1941eeb0-292c-0135-450c-6d1ff14ba79c

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1862). Topographical map of the state of Pennsylvania Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1941eeb0-292c-0135-450c-6d1ff14ba79c

Wikipedia Citation

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Topographical map of the state of Pennsylvania