Map of St. Louis and environs : accompanying [Mr. L.U. Reavis'] work, entitled St. Louis, the future great city of the world

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Title
Map of St. Louis and environs : accompanying [Mr. L.U. Reavis'] work, entitled St. Louis, the future great city of the world
Names
Missouri. County Court (Saint Louis County) (Publisher)
R.P. Studley Co. (Lithographer)
Collection

Maps of North America

Countries

United States (except New York)

States

Missouri

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1870
Place: St. Louis, Mo.
Publisher: St. Louis County Court
Library locations
Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division
Shelf locator: Map Div. 16-5526
Topics
Saint Louis (Mo.)
Missouri
Genres
Maps
Notes
Citation/reference: New York Public Library. Dictionary catalog of the Map Division, v. 8, page 812, column 1, no. 4
Funding: Mapping the Nation (NEH grant, 2015-2018)
Content: Scale approximately 1:105,600 (W 90°44ʹ57ʺ--W 89°48ʹ01ʺ/N 38°55ʹ10ʺ--N 38°23ʹ11ʺ).
Physical Description
Extent: 1 map : color ; 62 x 83 cm, on sheet 69 x 88 cm
Description
Shows cities & towns, roads, railroads, parks, government land, "St. Louis Avenue projected by H.W. Leffingwell 1870", Leffingwell's proposed new city limits, and concentric five-mile circles around Saint Louis. Also covers parts of adjacent counties in Illinois. Relief shown by hachures.
Type of Resource
Cartographic
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 910165134
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20645353
Folder number: US116.2.07
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0aa039c0-c8b6-0135-44ba-7fd9b3376ace
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1870: Issued
  • 2018: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of St. Louis and environs " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1870. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1b33ec10-57aa-0136-4a81-07fb0a02ab94

Chicago/Turabian Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. "Map of St. Louis and environs " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 23, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1b33ec10-57aa-0136-4a81-07fb0a02ab94

APA Format

Lionel Pincus and Princess Firyal Map Division, The New York Public Library. (1870). Map of St. Louis and environs Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/1b33ec10-57aa-0136-4a81-07fb0a02ab94

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Map of St. Louis and environs